Today's Mobil Oil Company is made up of several oil companies that were bought or absorbed over the years. This book shows a little history of Mobil as it evolved to include names like White Eagle, Vacuum Oil, Socony, General Petroleum, Magnolia, Lubrite, Wadhams, Gilmore and White Star. Here is a diverse assortment of Mobil products of both yesterday and today, including cans, signs, automotive care, toys, and other promotional items, all in color photography and with current price information. Collecting petroleum memorabilia is an ever-growing hobby enjoyed by many people of different lifestyles. Whether you collect Mobil or all oil brands, this book is for anyone who can't stop chasing the red horse!
Rob Bender and Tammy Cannoy-Bender have been collecting Mobil for 8 years, and thanks to efforts from their whole family, a collection that occupied one shelf has rapidly grown to take over their garage.