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Visible and Mobil sign in 1955 Movie #685901
Mon May 01 2017 05:03 PM
Mon May 01 2017 05:03 PM
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I was watching "Blackboard Jungle" from 1955 when I spotted this visible and a cool Mobil Batteries sign.
Anyone ever see this sign before? I'm curious what that symbol in the middle is. Picture of a battery?

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Last edited by Steven C.; Mon May 01 2017 05:04 PM.

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Re: Visible and Mobil sign in 1955 Movie [Re: Steven C.] #685904
Mon May 01 2017 05:20 PM
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Its a battery i believe.

Re: Visible and Mobil sign in 1955 Movie [Re: Steven C.] #685905
Mon May 01 2017 05:26 PM
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I believe it's a battery graphic as well, and more than likely a door cling or decal type of advertisement, not an actual sign.
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Re: Visible and Mobil sign in 1955 Movie [Re: Steven C.] #685908
Mon May 01 2017 05:58 PM
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I've been watching "The Untouchables" every once in awhile because they will pull into a gas station during the show and it's great to check out the stuff! They also have a set in a car garage that has 2 visible pumps in there.


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Re: Visible and Mobil sign in 1955 Movie [Re: Steven C.] #685909
Mon May 01 2017 06:01 PM
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Looks like "MOBIL BATTERIES" is the writing to me, so a battery picture would be appropriate. My best guess anyway!


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Re: Visible and Mobil sign in 1955 Movie [Re: Steven C.] #685947
Tue May 02 2017 06:51 AM
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Super cool!


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Re: Visible and Mobil sign in 1955 Movie [Re: Steven C.] #685952
Tue May 02 2017 07:43 AM
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Dose look like a battery and I have not seen this sign before.

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