Photograph of intersection of North Wilmington Avenue and West Compton Boulevard, Compton, CA, 1940. "Ec[on]omy Gasoline, Guaranteed First Grade; [ilg] Service; [ilg] Pennzoil [ilg]; Paragon, [ilg] Ethyl [ilg], Gasoline [ilg]; Nitro Gasoline, 12 1/2; Paragon Genuine Leaded Gasoline 15 1/2; Economy, Anti Knock, Gasoline; East [ilg], Thrills You" -- station signage. "Central Lumber Co" -- on bench. "For Sale, D.M. Coon, Real Estate, 60 Acres; Commercial Vehicles Over [2 Ton Capacity] Prohibited; Compton, An Ideal Community; Unexcelled, Homes, Schools, Churches, Stores, Theatres" -- signage along road. "S. Wilmington Ave. [ilg] Blk" -- on curb.