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Larry Dougall points the pump — he was selling “Blue Sunoco” at the Crosstown Spur (Route 7) — in 1962. With the gasoline company’s custom blend, motorists could choose the octane for their engines and pay between 241⁄2 cents and 321⁄2 cents per gallon. This sale, for 102⁄10 gallons of gas, cost $3.05.

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