Manuscript Vertical File 

Collection Number: MVF 9-07

Accession Number: 0203-285

Item(s): “Mile-A-Meter Gas Mileage Computer” from Pete. S. Farina’s service station


Donor: Jan Hart

Date Received: August 11, 2003

Literary Rights Statement: 

Permission to publish from the collection must be obtained from the Irving Archives, Irving Public Library.


The file contains a 4″ x 2½″ card to which a rotating wheel is attached, the card is used to calculate gas mileage. These cards were given away to patrons of Pete S. Farina’s service station in Irving during the 1960s or early 1970s.