Remember when the numbers for the amount of gas moved more quickly than the numbers counting out how much you owed at the gas pump? Well, Bill Brett does and he photographed this about 40 years ago just as the gas shortages started and the prices started to fluctuate almost daily.
We know what you’re thinking and he made us check, prices are supposed to go up again this week. The average price in Massachusetts per gallon is $2.56 for regular, which is up 10.2 percent over this same week last year.
PHOTO BY BILL BRETT