Sadly, the only solution is to use car body filler to fill the hole.
The article was a page five filler and hopefully will be forgotten in a couple of days.
In 1909 free trade was established between the United States and the Philippines in all goods which are the growth, product or manufacture of these countries, with the exception of rice, except that a limit to the free importation from the Philippines to the United States in any one year is fixed on cigars at 15,000,000; on wrapper tobacco and on filler tobacco, when mixed with more than 15% of wrapper tobacco, at 300,000 th; on filler tobacco at 1,000,000 lb and on sugar at 300,000 gross tons.
barium used in paints, drilling muds and as a filler for paper and textiles.
Some machines have an instrument binnacle mounted on the fuel tank with the filler cap or caps offset to one or both sides.