It’s not for nothing that Los Angeles is known as the city of automobiles, so it follows that its gas stations should be out of the ordinary, too. This was the Sherman Oaks Service Station, which stood at 15362 Ventura Blvd., in Van Nuys. Wouldn’t it be something if gas station architects took this amount of care these days? And what on earth is that building behind it???
And what that site looks like today (2015):
This Union 76 makes the grade, though: (1933)