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A tank of gas / Cynthia Sollis, 1997 September

Identifier: FA 2 Series 3 Sub-Series 2 Item
Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Cynthia Sollis, who collected information from her father, Larry Sollis. Story recounts how a woman is able to drive an hour on an empty gas tank, provided that she doesn't look at the gauge.


  • Other: 1997 September

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Collection of supernatural religious legends must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.


2 p.

General note

Informant was male.
General note Creator's sex is unknown.
General note Collector was female.
General note Collector was informant's daughter.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States