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Oil Shortage / Gas Crisis of 1979, Mobil Station Out Of Gas

26th May 1979: Gas crisis of 1979 - A spray painted sign in front of the gas pumps at a Mobil station in New York City reads 'pumps closed', due to the decreased oil output in the wake of the Iranian Revolution causing widespread panic about potential gas shortages. (Photo by Walter Leporati/Getty Images)
26th May 1979: Gas crisis of 1979 - A spray painted sign in front of the gas pumps at a Mobil station in New York City reads 'pumps closed', due to the decreased oil output in the wake of the Iranian Revolution causing widespread panic about potential gas shortages. (Photo by Walter Leporati/Getty Images)
Oil Shortage / Gas Crisis of 1979, Mobil Station Out Of Gas
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Scott McPartland / Contributor
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May 26, 1979
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