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01/12/1913 The first drive-in gas station opened in Pittsburgh

The 1st drive-in filling station, Gulf Refining Company, opened to the motoring public in Pittsburgh at Baum Blvd & St Clair's Street. On its 1st day, the station sold 30 gallons of gasoline at 27 cents per gallon. The station was also 1st to distribute free road maps.


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