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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: Lastgas15] #584164
Thu Dec 04 2014 01:35 AM
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Love seeing great globes... Why are we posting reproductions?
I noticed one other fantasy globe posted. But when I get an original globe that I can post I will.
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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: s932] #584165
Thu Dec 04 2014 01:48 AM
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Well I can't let this thread go by without posting my favorite. Rarin-to-go post a picture of yours so I can get jealous again. Mitch

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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: 67Chev4X4] #584182
Thu Dec 04 2014 05:51 AM
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There's something wrong with that globe body. It's all bumpy. Send it to me and I'll send you a nice smooth one to replace it. wink


Wanted: Gas pump globes:Sinclair & affiliates, IL companies. Ripple bodies. Anything Sinclair, Stoll, Pierce, 4 Bros.


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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: Lastgas15] #584218
Thu Dec 04 2014 09:19 AM
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Originally Posted By: Lastgas15
There's something wrong with that globe body. It's all bumpy. Send it to me and I'll send you a nice smooth one to replace it. wink



That's funny


Originals only for me. Always looking for Simpson oil, Super A, and MFA oil cans and globes.
Shawn Morris
Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: s932] #584315
Thu Dec 04 2014 03:26 PM
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Nothing flashy about the Zip Price globe but probably the only Rarity 6 globe I will ever own.

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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: PlainBroke] #584402
Thu Dec 04 2014 08:08 PM
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Hard to pick just one, but the Rainbow has a lot of appeal....


Dennis Leith / Always looking for unusual Gilmore Oil Company items and Automobilia Displays
Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: pumpingethyl] #584429
Thu Dec 04 2014 09:25 PM
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here's mine

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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: hemistudegasser] #584486
Fri Dec 05 2014 09:35 AM
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My favorite one we have, but it changes everyday!



Always looking for Mississippi company items, Billups, southland, ride with rose.
Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: pumpingethyl] #584507
Fri Dec 05 2014 11:43 AM
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Dennis,

Beautiful globe, indeed!

BTW, I thought you have picked: RED LION wink

Hen

Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: henlovestoys] #584519
Fri Dec 05 2014 01:13 PM
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Here's mine. Not in the best condition - but the only one know to exist at this time.

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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: T-way] #584524
Fri Dec 05 2014 01:36 PM
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Jim, Awesome globe in any condition.


Looking for Keystone,Pure,Sinclair,Texaco,Sterling and Gulf...Thanks, Brian
Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: Keystone Gas Man] #584527
Fri Dec 05 2014 01:42 PM
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I'm not sure I have one favorite globe. At first I was going to post my RJ Oils 500 globe but John posted his on his historically correct restored pump. Then I figured I'd post my Sinclair Aircraft but Steve posted his (alongside his favorite Zip Price globe).
So I figured I'd post this one since my last name is Drake....

drakes.jpg

Wanted: Gas pump globes:Sinclair & affiliates, IL companies. Ripple bodies. Anything Sinclair, Stoll, Pierce, 4 Bros.


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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: Lastgas15] #584529
Fri Dec 05 2014 01:50 PM
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Jim, That Franklin globe is fantastic! Do you have any info on the company that used it?

Dennis, It doesn't any better than a globe that pictures a car, pump and globe!


Wanted: Gas pump globes:Sinclair & affiliates, IL companies. Ripple bodies. Anything Sinclair, Stoll, Pierce, 4 Bros.


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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: Lastgas15] #584542
Fri Dec 05 2014 03:15 PM
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Just what Scott and Wayne published: Rackliff Oill Company out of New Britain, CT. No company history.

I got this off of e-bay years ago. I've never seen (or heard of) another one.


FYI - I believe this image was originally intended to be a 13.5" lens. The white outer border is 3/4" (times two = 1.5", from 15.0" = 13.5") and there are some other clues on the art that lead me to believe it was supposed to only be a CAPCO/Glass Body globe.

None-the-less, there was enough existing information on my original lens for me to do a reproduction.

Here is a shot of what it would have looked like when it was new.


FranklinGas375.jpg
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Re: Let's see you favorite globe [Re: T-way] #584621
Fri Dec 05 2014 10:04 PM
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My only two originals nothing fancy but their my favorites these are the pics from the night I brought them home from the bulk plant....





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