Monday, March 19, 2018

coffee and donuts video, 1960 road analysis from the highway engineering viewpoint, through small towns in Iowa at about 20-30 mph gives a timewarp view of small town mid America, almost Norman Rockwell-esque, skip the first 45 seconds

around the 2 minutes 30 seconds there is a slow stretch of small town and a Mobil and Texaco gas stations, and dang it, they all lasted through the 20s, 30s, 40s 50s, and 60s, but the oil crunch of the 70s killed them, then the economy killed off whatever remained

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