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1950s Vintage Texaco Gas Station Decor From Vintage Vending

Jan 23, 2017 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

Recently we featured photos of our Coca-Cola soda bar setup at our old store in Salem, NH. You can read about it in this blog https://blog.retroplanet.com/creating-cool-1950s-soda-bar-coca-cola-decor/. Today we’re sharing photos of our Texaco gas station display, also from the old store. We don’t have these items anymore so they’re not available to sell but we

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Decorating with Texaco Memorabilia and Signage

Oct 02, 2014 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

Vintage and replica Texaco signs and memorabilia can help create a vibrant decor theme for the garage, office or man cave. Texaco decorating actually allows for a great deal of flexibility. Although the company went through many logo variations from the early 1900s to today, the familiar red star has always been a part of its

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Texaco Star Theater

Jun 08, 2012 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

Long before becoming the short-lived The Milton Berle Show, it was Texaco Star Theater – a comedy-variety show. Initially broadcast on radio (1938-1949), the branded variety extravaganza aired on television from 1948 to 1956. It was Texaco Star Theater that garnered Berle the nickname “Mr. Television”. The show was an instant hit, ruling the Tuesday night 8pm

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Texaco Gas Station Hat

May 31, 2010 |  Retro Staff |  7 Comments

Texaco Service Attendant Hat This is a Texaco gas station service attendant’s hat. It dates from between the late 1960s to the 1970s. It’s a symbol of a past when service attendants filled your gas tank, checked your oil and washed your windshield. This particular version of the Texaco logo was used from the 1960s

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