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Offline Papaw

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A picture for 1930
« on: April 21, 2013, 07:05:56 PM »

Dodge Brothers Oil City Garage in Beaumont, 1920s.   Texaco gas pump in front.

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Re: A picture for 1930
« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2013, 02:23:27 PM »
This might be the second time I have ever come to this portion of this forum, I only did so because I saw a heading that said porcelain carburetor and that made me curious.  I then saw a heading that said picture for me.

That is a very nice picture and thank-you for thinking of me!  I will try and print that to frame.
Always looking for what interests me, anything early Dodge Brothers/Graham Brothers trucks ( pre 1932 or so ) and slant six / Super six parts.

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Re: A picture for 1930
« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2013, 03:54:27 PM »
There is  another whole story on the side of the building, google  Frank Seiberling, Goodyear, and Seiberling Tire co, for the bored who like financial intrigue ;P

(If you ever wondered what ever happened to the hundreds of little tire companies, that will give you the answer...)
Just a weathered light rust/WD40 mix patina.