From the Star:
Gas station `castle' crumbling
May 22, 2006. 12:25 AM
An old gas station on Lake Shore Blvd. W. that's designated a historical building is slowly crumbling due to negligence and is now a shabby eyesore.
In the early days of motoring, oil companies understood imagery drove sales. Remember when one crisply uniformed gas jockey pumped ethyl while another cleaned windows and checked the oil and tires? Or how Mr. Texaco would snap off a salute