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122.301 - Mississippi Protests, Boundaries of FRDistricts http://fraser.stlouisfed.org Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis ! Tull cut *85OR - Half cat s8502R - Third cut %8503R Fifth cut s8505R. Vicksburg Clearing House Association OF N. S. JONES, PRESIDENT. W. THOS. ROSE, VocE-PR.IDENT. FRANK H. ANDREWS, MANAGER. VICKSBURG, MISSISSIPPI. Committee of Mattaq_ementr-----c B. W. GR .TFDIEL.--II A 1 T, IA 0 'Willa! G. --. THOS. RO E• CKFT)cSUM V.•• t A:aPitMcCOY. April 9,191, , Lon.Wm.G.EcAdoo,Chairman, Washin ton, APR 11 1914 D.C., Res. Bark Org. Con..:t Dear Jir:- We resl.ectfully but earnestly nrotest against the location of regional banks as nromulgated and he your reconsideration of the matter . The locat1n6 of nine regional banks in the north-eastern quarter of the United 3tates is a cruel iniqstice to the entire southern half to which have been allotted only two banks t and to the western half in which is located only one. Yours truly, Vicksbur6 Clearinb. ik)use Ass'n., By 4-(4Z—..e.c.ed e7o , / 1:ana6er. SLYt of 1\111 1 7 1914 http://fraser.stlouisfed.org Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Li 22 FEDERAL RESERVE BOARD FILE talthin 01,011-elVe . . . ,. _ H. P. TODD. PRINCIPAL III 6301 :Natchez, 1, tt\ISVV7E:14M47 : IF I. W . It APR:.......c.11.;:_. . ! ---..............„......... rt. http://fraser.stlouisfed.org Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis April 6,1914 , - . '1 1914 Res. 'Hon.Wm.T.McAdoo, 1434141k Org Committee Washington,D;O: Dear Sir:wrie to state that we do no understand how the selection of our ReL;ional Reserve Dank could have been made according to "the convenience and customary course of business: Our perspective may be wrong,but it does seem to us that it would better have servei the interests of our section and the country generally to have placed a reserve bank at Now Orleans,which is our first seaport,and,indeed,the second seaport in the entire country. lie write merely to voice a very strong protest- and to say that such views and feelings as I have expressed are very strong throughout this section* Is there any reasonable explabation? Te should feel very much better if we could be brought to see a reason* Respectfully, ,ML RESERVE BOARD HLE iVi fl • Rosolvod 9711nt tho 01.117-n.):rt Tc iltUr1n, Y.erirr3son tho business intorosts not only of t)As , but tho ontiro • /Ufirt ( linrrison, horoby voir,os in tho strongost of toms our disairryroval Of tho remont arytion of tho Porioral Posorvn PATO: Or. grinization committoo thoir failltro to t-it3100t tho City of Now Orloans as . lor)rition for On, of tho rodrfral Rr 1 rinson that hor rosition 1I01.1 Rt3 R5' thr3 COMO:CI g1.1 Bankes - for the of tho 'trt)p1l. hor intiNnto and faNiliar 1; with (111J111-11: tho noods and roemirol,:ontu in a finanial 171:7 of tho sovorR1 stRtes uurxounri.in,cs hor, nakos it 000noNio, ' illy wrong and on tiroly inrrctir3ablo for that rartirmaar . orritory to br, f-lelrvori t)7' othor r!itios ::;rif1.11(.3r in fin Rnci ni from the r30ntor of th' romovoct `TA rigroP rvi indilf;trird nctivit17 ()I' this niines diptriet. Pr,,-;olveyel furthor that the origin cll of t1lo3r3 .be TaRilori to tho Reserve ,T3fAnk Orgfrizfition cwqmittor; D. C. sand thrtt R copy thormof TFIshington, to tliv; Nroi Or1inro5 Associa- tion of Commorco, n.nri to onr conr.orismnn, B. P. Iifirrison. , http://fraser.stlouisfed.org Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Arlortori. irirI nrprovoci. Rt. )101d April 4, 1914. tloritriorrAril Rir e• . Prosiriont. union, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis