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Vintage "Buicks at Service Stations" Photographs


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You are correct sir, Cuba was a very prosperous  country... too bad other countries won’t learn from our disastrous fate.

Love the art-Deco style building

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This is another Service Station/ GM Dealership back in Cuba, this time on my home town of Santa Clara, Las Villas Province. Again you can observe the Art-Deco architecture of the era

BTW there is a Buick parked behind the power pole.



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Not Buick, but a typical small town dealer/service station selling Chevrolet on the main street in Aylmer,Ontario. My '21 Chevy likely was purchased there new.


W.Gordon Snelgrove Chevrolet , Aylmer Ont. 1927.jpg

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  • MrEarl changed the title to Vintage "Buicks at Service Stations" Photographs
6 hours ago, John_S_in_Penna said:


Elpad, thank you for sharing all these pictures.

They are very interesting.  Please continue!


The picture above shows a Buick 2-tone color combination

which I have never seen :  Dark blue with turquoise.

Elpad has a good eye for colour ?

always appreciate his postings 

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Those Shell stations sure bring back memories.  There were lots of these (both varieties) in central NY in the 60's and early 70's.  Now gone, though I believe Shell became part of what is now BP.  Still none of these around here.  Esso/Exxon all became 'Mobil' after the merger and now I believe there is only one (maybe 2) Mobil stations remaining.  The most prolific national brand around here now is Sunoco.




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