September 3, 2015
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1934 or 1935: Owner Harold Dockendorf, left, and employee Charles “Sparky” Burton stand in front of Doc’s Snappy Service, a gas station at 9208 E. Sprague Ave.
April 8, 2013 in City on Page A5
There were cars before the advent of the gas station. Early fuel stops were general stores where a motorist could fill a gas can. The debut of Ford’s Model T …
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