Originally Posted By deacon
The Texas Fuel Co(The Texas Co) was founded in 1901

TEXACO. Texaco, Incorporated, known for many years as the Texas Company, was founded in 1902 at Beaumont by oilman Joseph S. Cullinan and New York investor Arnold Schlaet. In March 1901 Cullinan, with two other promoters, incorporated the Texas Fuel Company at Beaumont.
I'm retired from texaco and all the literature they sent us & all promotional items the '02 date was used .. ... cool