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FE D E R A L R E S E R V E BANK
O F NEW YORK

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Circular No. 3 0 8 6
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Authorized Signatures

Library

We submit herewith, on the following pages numbered 2 to 18 inclusive, a list
containing facsimile signatures of persons authorized to sign in behalf of Federal
Beserve Bank of New York, subject to the conditions and limitations hereinafter set
forth or referred to in this circular or in such list. This circular and list supersede
and cancel Circular No. 3048, dated January 7,1946, and the list submitted therewith,
Circular No. 3064, dated February 28, 1946, and Circular No. 3073, dated April 1,
1946.
All checks or drafts payable in foreign countries, and all foreign correspondence
authorizing payments or transfers of funds, or delivery of securities or other prop­
erty, must bear the authorized signatures of two officers, and one of such signatures
shall be that of the President, a vice president, or an assistant vice president.
All instruments, documents, correspondence and other papers, in connection with
the transaction of domestic business need bear but one authorized signature.
We shall appreciate it if you will acknowledge receipt of this circular and list.




A lla n

S p r o tjl,

President.

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CHAIRMAN AND FEDERAL RESERVE AGENT

B

eard sley

R

um l,

Chairman of the Board of Directors
¿A
and Federal Reserve Agent,
will sign: /

DEPUTY CHAIRMAN
I. M y e r s ,
Deputy Chairman of the
Board of Directors,

W illia m




will sign:

PRESIDENT
A

llan

S proul,

President,

will sign

VICE PRESIDENTS
L

e s l ie

R. R

ounds,

First Vice President,
E

0. D

dward

ouglas,

Vice President,

J. W

H. K

erbert

erner

K

ivill sign:

im b a l l ,

Vice President,
L. W

will sign

J ones,

il s o n

Vice President,

H

ill
will sign:

will sign :

noke,

Vice President,
W a lte r

A

rthur

will sign:

S. L o g a n ,
Vice President and
General Counsel,

will sign:

P

helan

,

Vice President,
H a r o ld

R obert

will sign:

V. R o e l s e ,
Vice President,

will sign

G. R o u s e ,
Vice President,

John H . W

il l ia m s ,

Vice President,

V

a l e n t in e

W

il l is ,

Vice President,

B. W i l t s e ,
Vice President,

R e g in a ld




will sign:

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ASSISTANT GENERAL COUNSEL
Todd

G.

T ie b o u t,

—

Assistant General Counsel,
J.

R u fu s

will sign:

»

/ (JZ

T r im b le ,

Assistant General Counsel,

nil sian:
will sign: r

ASSISTANT VICE PRESIDENTS
L

oren

B. A

H

aro ld

llen,

A. B

il b y ,

Assistant Vice President,

F

e l ix

T. D

a v is ,

Assistant Vice President,
N orm an

P.

A.

will sign: ? - 7 3 } c

D a v is ,

Assistant Vice President,
S ila s

will sign:

ill
will sign:

M ille r ,

Assistant Vice President,
A n d rew

H orace

will sign :

N. O v e r b y ,
Assistant Vice President,

will sign:

L. S a n f o r d ,
Assistant Vice President,

will sign:

O tto W . T

en

E

yck

,

Assistant Vice President,
W illia m

J

ohn

will sign:

F. T r e i b e r ,
Assistant Vice President,
and Secretary,

w ill sign:

H. W

u r ts,

Assistant Vice President,




will sign:

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CHIEF EXAMINER
W illia m

F . Sheehan,

Chief Examiner,

OTHER OFFICERS
W

il l ia m

F. A

braham s,

Manager, Security Custody
Department,

will sign:

H. B a r r o w s ,
Manager, Cash Department,

will sign:

.A

D u d le y

C u r tis

R. B o w m a n ,
Manager, Credit Department,
and Manager, Discount Department,
will sign :

H arry

4
»M . 0 c^~tXAA^t\jOr%S

M. B o y d ,
Manager, Savings Bond
Redemption Department,

W

esley

W . B

urt,

Manager, Government Bond Department,
will sign:

Jam es J . C a r r o ll,

a

a

Manager, Planning Department, w ill sign:

Ms

«Jo h n J . C l a r k e ,

Assistant Counsel, and Assistant
Secretary,
will sign:

Paul

M

R. F i t c h e n ,
Manager, Cash Custody
Department,

arcus

A. H

\

\/0

will sign.

a r r is ,

Manager, Safekeeping Department,
/v /
will sign: U / l A f f d 0




L
v

'7 ^ ')

OTHER OFFICERS— Continued
A. H e i n l ,
Manager, Personnel Department, will sign:

/ •

W illia m

P

P. L

eter

ut

ang,

Acting Manager, Foreign
Department,

J. L i d d y ,
Manager, Foreign Department,

will sign :

Jr.,
Manager, Accounting
Department,

will sign:

J. M c L a u g h l i n ,
Manager, Collection
Department,

will sign:

E. P e t e r s o n ,
Manager, Bank Relations
Department,

will

D a n ie l

Sp en cer S. M arsh ,

M ic h a e l

1
' }

F r a n k lin

R

W . S ch effer,

alph

Manager, Check Department,

will sign

N. V a n H o u t e n ,
Manager, R.F.C. Custody
Department,

will sign:

E. W e n d e l l ,
Manager, Government Check
Department,

will sign:

C h a r le s

Roy

M. W e s s e l ,
Manager, Foreign Funds
Control Department,

H a r o ld




will sign

6

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PER PROCURATION SIGNERS
The following have authority to sign per procuration correspondence in connection with the
work of the Bank Relations Department:
J ames

H.

B

L aurence

will sign:

E.

D

A.

H

A.

C h ester W

erbert

ig n a n

G raue

alton

per pro

will sign:

per pro

will sign:

uchan

per pro

ivill sign:

per pro

\ VjvJAV v-Cf-vX^O.

\

The following have authority to sign per procuration correspondence relating to the routine
operations of the departments indicated after their respective names :

F

J. A l e x a n d e r (Bank
Examinations Department)

r e d e r ic k

will sign:

per pro

w ill sign:

per pro

Department)

will sign:

per pro

M. R a m s e y (Credit
Department)

will sign:

per pro

Jr. (Cash Department)
will sign:

per prO

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G eorge H . L

otts

(Cash Department)

(A lso has authority to sign as indicated on page 12)

G u stav O sterh u s

A

(Bank Examinations

ndrew

(A lso has authority to sign as indicated on page 15)

C harles

A.

S e n io r ,

(A lso has authority to sign as indicated on page 12)




7

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PER PROCURATION SIGNERS— Continued
r
J ere

W

V. D. S t r y k e r (Bank Examinations
Department)
will sign:

alter

C.

W

arner

per pro

(Credit Department)
will sign:

per pro

(A lso has authority to sign as indicated on page IS)

The following has authority to sign per procuration routine correspondence relating to employ­
ment matters in the Personnel Department :
R

alph

E.

R

e a r ic k

will sign:

per pro

The following have authority to sign per procuration correspondence, advices, receipts and tickets,
and checks drawn on this bank, relating to the routine operations of the respective departments
indicated after their names :
J ames H . B

aker

(Safekeeping

Department)

W

will sign:

per pro

B r u s h (Government Bond
Department)

will sign:

per pro

will sign:

per pro

A. H a r r i s (Government Bond
Department)
will sign:

per pro

alton

(A lso has authority to sign as indicated on page 13)

H

P

C. D r e w (Accounting
Department)

arvey

em berton

(A lso has authority to sign as indicated on page 13)




s

C.

PER PROCURATION SIGNERS—Continued
H y n e s (Savings Bond
Redemption Department)

J

ames

H
( A

W. L e w i s (Government Bond
Department)

abold

l s o

h a s

a u t h o r i t y

B
( A

a s

in d i c a t e d

o n

will sign:
p a g e

per pro

1 3 )

per pro

C. R e id (Savings Bond Redemption
Department)
o
h a s
a u t h o r i t y
t o
s i g n
a s
in d i c a t e d
o n
p a s t e
will 1sign:
3 )

per prO

A. R o e b u c k (Savings Bond Redemption
Department)
o
h a s
a u t h o r i t y
t o
s i g n
a s
in d i c a t e d
o n
p will 1sign:
a g e
3 )

per pro

rout

Department)

( A

s ig n

(Savings Bond Redemption
will sign:

C laude C. P

A

t o

lexander

l s

urthal

l s

The following have authority to sign per procuration correspondence, advices, receipts and
tickets, relating to the routine operations of the division and departments indicated after their respective names, but have not authority to sign checks:
R

A. d e L e o n (Post Office Division,
Service Department)
will sign:

aphael

C harles

J

ohn

E.

J. F

D

ir in g e r

l e m in g

C l if f o r d H . H

(Check Department)
will sign:

(Personnel Department)
will sign:

a w k in s

Department)




(Discount
will sign:
9

PER PROCURATION SIGNERS—Continued
W illia m

D.

H u m p h reys

(Personnel Department)
will sign:

A lfr e d In g e

aX

per pro

'

f

(f

(Research Department)
will sign:

per pro

A. K o h l e r (Accounting
Department)

will sign:

per pro

E. R o w e (Personnel
Department)

will sign:

per pro

(Discount Department)
will sign:

per pro

R aym ond

L ester

P

h il ip

H arry

M.

G.

S

c h m id t

Tappen

(Government Check Department)
will sign: per pro

'

The following have authority to sign per procuration advices, receipts and tickets, and checks
drawn on this bank, relating to the routine operations of the respective departments indicated after
their names, but have not authority to sign correspondence:
J osep h H . B is s e ll

(Government Bond

Department)

will sign:

per pro

Department)

will sign:

per pro

C. B r o w n (Government Bond
Department)

will sign :

per pro

will sign:

per pro

A n drew J. B row n

(Safekeeping

R ob ert

H a r v e y J . C a m p b e ll

Department)




(Safekeeping

10

PER PROCURATION SIGNERS— Continued

Department)
K. F l a n a g a n (Government Bond
Department)

Jam es
( A

l s o

lia s

a u t h o r i t y

t o

s i g n

a s

i n d i c a t e d

Louis R . K o e n i g (Safekeeping
Department)

o n

p a g e

1 3 )

will sign:

per pro

Department)

will sign:

per pro

A. M o r i s s e (Foreign
Department)

will sign: per pro

C h a r le s J. K u c h le r

(Safekeeping

F red

C h a r le s P r ic h e r

(Foreign

Department)

will sign:

per pro

The following have authority to sign per procuration advices, receipts and tickets, relating to
the routine operations of the respective departments indicated after their names, but have not
authority to sign correspondence or checks :
R ob ert

R o la n d

E d w a rd

W illia m

D.

B a con

H.

A.

(Discount Department)
will sign :

per pro

(Securities Department)
will sign:

per pro

(Safekeeping Department)
will sign:

per pro

(Securities Department)
ivillsign:

per pro

B eh ren s

D ow er

A.

K eep ers




1
1

PER PROCURATION SIGNERS—Continued
The following have authority to sign per procuration certifications of checks, drafts and other ^
orders for the payment of money, drawn on this bank :
G eorge
( A

l s o

H.

h a s

L otts

a u t h o r i t y

t o

s i g n

a s

in d i c a t e d

o n

p a g e

will sign:

W a rre n M arcu s

C h a r le s

A.

( A

a u t h o r i t y

l s o

lia s

Will S Î Ç n per pTO
7 )

S e n io r ,
t o

per pro

fY *

Jr.
s ig n

a s

i n d i c a t e d

o n

p a g e

7 )

The following have authority to sign per procuration advices, receipts and tickets, and checks
drawn on this bank, relating to the routine operations of the Cash Department and Collection Depart­
ment; have authority to sign per procuration checks drawn by this bank as fiscal agent of the United
States on the Treasurer of the United States in payment of coupons which are obligations of the
United States ; and have authority to sign per procuration letters of transmittal in connection with
presentation of coupons, but have not authority to sign other correspondence :
Thom as B ru d er

ivülsign:

per pro

B e lla F u rste n b e rg

ivülsign:

per pro

A lfr e d

C. L u m

will sign:

per pro

J.

will sign:

per pro

F r e d e r ic k

T u ck

The following have authority to sign per procuration correspondence, advices, receipts and
tickets, relating to the routine operations of the R.F.C. Custody Department ; and also have authority
to sign per procuration checks drawn by this bank as fiscal agent of the Reconstruction Finance
Corporation, and as fiscal agent of the Commodity Credit Corporation, on the Treasurer of the United
States pursuant to instructions received by the bank from the Reconstruction Finance Corporation and
the Commodity Credit Corporation, respectively:
Joseph

C. A

u ch ter




ivillsign:

per pro

12

PER PROCURATION SIGNERS— Continued

H a r o ld A . C ra n e

will sign:

per pro

L aw ren ce F. K eane

will sign:

per pro

C a th e r in e L a n g d on

will sign:

per pro

will sign:

per pro

Joseph

M.

O ’B r ie n

C *.

The following have authority to sign per procuration checks drawn by this bank as fiscal agent
of the United States on the Treasurer of the United States in payment of obligations of the United
States :
W

alton

B

( A

l s o

a u t h o r i t y

h a s

rush

J ames K . F
( A

l s o

h a s

l s o

h a s

H a r o ld
( A

A
( A

l s o

W.

l s o

h a s

A.

t o

in d i c a t e d

o n

p a g e

s i g n

a s

in d i c a t e d

o n

t o

a s

in d i c a t e d

o n

p a g e

t o

l s o

h a s

per pro

8 )

will sign:

L e w is

C. R

1 1 )

will sign:

s i g n

s i g n

a s

i n d i c a t e d

o n

p a g e

s i g n

a s

in d i c a t e d

o n

p a g e

per pr

9 )

° /{ b j ô

t fê w u o

e id

a u t h o r i t y

t o

a u t h o r i t y

t o

s i g n




a s

in d i c a t e d

o n

p a g e

will 9sign:
)

per pro

will sign:

B u r th a l A . R oebu ck
( A

8 )

p a g e

H a r r is

a u t h o r i t y

lexander

a s

lanagan

a u t h o r i t y

h a s

s i g n

a u t h o r i t y

P em b erton
( A

t o

per pro

9 )

13

J C L a /!

PER PROCURATION SIGNERS—Continued
The following have authority to sign per procuration correspondence, advices, receipts and tickets,
and checks drawn on this bank, relating to the routine operations of the Foreign Department; and
also have authority to sign per procuration documents relating to the importation, exportation and
transportation of property in connection with the routine operations of the Foreign Department :

oche

will sign:

per pro

W a lte r

H. R o z e l l , Jr.

will sign:

per pr

W a lte r

S. R u s h m o r e

will sign:

per pro

H. W e b b e r

will sign :

per pro

T

hom as

J. R

B e rtra n d

The following have authority to sign per procuration (a) licenses granted under the authority
of Section 5(b) of the Trading with the Enemy Act, as amended, and any executive order (including
Executive Order No. 8389, as amended), regulation, ruling or instruction issued thereunder, and
(b) correspondence and tickets relating to the routine operations of the Foreign Funds Control
Department:
C lem ent F . F

John

C a rl

R

M.

A.

obert

oulon

G tille a u d e a u

S trom

R. T

o m p k in s




will sign:

per pro

ivillsign:

per pro

will sign:

per pro

will sign:

per pro

t

PER PROCURATION SIGNERS— Continued
■
N

The following has authority to sign per procuration correspondence and tickets relating to the
routine operations of the Foreign Funds Control Department:
E v erett

B.

will sign:

P ost

per pro

The following have authority to sign per procuration Registration Certificates regarding the filing
of registration statements pursuant to Regulation W of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
System:
John

B.

A n drew
( A

N

l s o

lia s

W a lte r
( A

l s o

h a s

will sign:

M. R a m s e y
a u t h o r i t y

C. W

t o

s i g n

a s

i n d i c a t e d

o n

t o

per pro

p a g e

s i g n

a s

i n d i c a t e d

o n

E>-

7 )

ivillsign:

a rn er

a u t h o r i t y

per pro

will sign:

G ra n t

p a > ;c

per pro

S )

The following has authority to sign per procuration (a) correspondence relating to supplies and
equipment purchased or proposed to be purchased by the bank or relating to services rendered or pro­
posed to be rendered to the bank, and (b) purchase order forms and contracts for such supplies, equip­
ment and services, as may from time to time be requisitioned by an officer:
W illia m

C.

M organ

will sign:

per pro

The following has authority to sign per procuration food purchase orders, ration checks and cor­
respondence relating to the routine operations of the Food Supply Division of the Service Department :

J o s e p h in e

M.

M u rph y




ivillsign:

per pro

15

AUDITING DEPARTMENT
O FFIC E R S

The following have authority to sign only correspondence and reconcilements in connection with
the work of the Auditing Department:
H. D i l l i s t i n ,
General Auditor,

W illia m

vrill sign:

D o n a ld J. C a m eron ,

Assistant General
Auditor,

P E R PROCU RATION SIGNERS

The following have authority to sign per procuration correspondence and reconcilements in
connection with the work of the Auditing Department:

M ic h a e l

A.

C rosby

J o h n P . J ensen




will sign:

per pro

will sign:

per pro

BUFFALO BRANCH
O FFIC E R S

The following have authority to sign only in connection with the business of the Buffalo Branch:
I

B. S m i t h ,
Managing Director,

nsley

H

alsey

will sign:

W . S now,

Cashier,

G eorge

M.

J. D o l l ,
Assistant Cashier,

will sign :

M on roe M yers,

Assistant Cashier,

P E R PROCU RATION SIGNERS

The following has authority to sign per procuration correspondence relating to the routine opera­
tions of the Check Division of the Buffalo Branch:

M

il f o r d

A. G

will sign:

rote

per pro

The following have authority to sign per procuration, only in connection with the business of
the Buffalo Branch, certifications of checks, drafts and other orders for the payment of money, drawn
on this bank:

W illia m

R. B r i d e r

will sign:

will sign:

R ob ert R . C overt
(Also

h a s

authority

t o

sism a

s

i n d i c a t e d




o n

p a g e

per pro

per pro

1 8 )

17

BUFFALO BRANCH—PER PROCURATION SIGNERS— Continued
The following have authority to sign per procuration, only in connection with the business of the
Buffalo Branch, checks drawn by this bank as fiscal agent of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation
on the Treasurer of the United States pursuant to instructions received by the bank from the Recon­
struction Finance Corporation :

will sign:

R ob ert R . C overt
( A

l s o

h a s

H a r r is o n
( A

l s o

h a s

a u t h o r i t y

E.

t o

s ijr n

a s

i n d i c a t e d

o n

s i g n

a s

i n d i c a t e d

b e l o w

t o

per pro

1 7 )

will sign:

M a r tin

a u t h o r i t y

p a g e

per pro

)

The following have authority to sign per procuration correspondence, advices, receipts and
tickets, relating to the routine operations of the Savings Bond Redemption Division of the Buffalo
Branch ; and also have authority to sign per procuration, only in connection with the business of the
Buffalo Branch, checks drawn by this bank as fiscal agent of the United States on the Treasurer of the
United States in payment of obligations of the United States :

F

rank

H

H

erbert

enderson

W . W

eber

The following has authority to sign per procuration correspondence, advices, receipts and
tickets, relating to the routine operations of the Securities Division of the Buffalo Branch:

H a r r is o n
( A

l s o

h a s

E.

will sign:

M a r tin

a u t h o r i t y

t o

s i g n




per pro

a ab oiv e ) i c a t e d
s
n d

18

INDEX
O f f ic e r s
Page

Abrahams, W illiam F ........
Allen, Loren B ......................
Barrows, D udley H ..............
Bilby, H arold A ..................
Bowm an, Curtis R ..............
B oyd, H arry M ....................
Burt, W esley W ..................
Cameron, Donald J..............
Carroll, James J....................
Clarke, John J......................
Davis, Felix T ......................
Davis, Norman P ..................
Dillistin, W illiam H ............
D ouglas, Edward 0 ............
Fitchen, Paul R ....................
Harris, Marcus A ................
Heinl, W illiam A ................

5
4
5
4
5
5
5
16
5
5
4
4
16
3
5
5
6

n
,

3
3
3
6
6
3
6
6
4
2
4
6
3
3
3
3
2

Sanford, H orace L ..............
Scheffer, Ralph W ..............
Sheehan, W illiam F ............
Sproul, A l l a n ......................
TenE yck, Otto W ................
Tiebout, T odd G ..................
Treiber, W illiam F ..............
Trimble, Rufus J..................
V an Houten, Charles N . . ..
W endell, R oy E ....................
W essel, Harold M ..............
W illiam s, John H ................
W illis, V a le n tin e ................
W iltse, Reginald B .............
W urts, John H ......................

4
4
4
4
6
6
6

12
14
15
7
8,13
9
10
9
10
16
13
11
11
10
11
13
9, 13
7, 12
12
12
15
11
15

O ’Brien, Joseph M ..............
Osterhus, G u s t a v ..............
Post, Everett B ....................
Pricher, Charles ................
Prout, Claude C..................
Ramsey, Andrew M ............
Rearick, Ralph E ..................
Reid, Alexander C ..............
R oche, Thom as J..................
Roebuck, Burthal A ..........
Row e, Lester E ....................
Rozell, W alter H., Jr..........
Rushmore, W alter S..........
Schmidt, Philip M ................
Senior, Charles A., Jr..........
Strom, Carl A ......................
Stryker, Jere V . D ..............
Tappen, Harry G.................
Tom pkins, Robert R ..........
Tuck, Frederick J................
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Lang, Peter P ........................
Liddy, Daniel J....................
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Marsh, Spencer S., Jr..........
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Miller, Silas A ......................
Myers, W illiam 1................
Overby, Andrew N ..............
Peterson, Franklin E ..........
Phelan, Arthur ...................
Roelse, Harold V ................
Rounds, Leslie R ..................
Rouse, R obert G..................
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Harris, Pem berton A ..........
Hawkins, Clifford H ..........
Hum phreys, W illiam D . . ..
Hynes, J a m e s .......................
Inge, A l f r e d .........................
Jensen, John P ......................
Keane, Lawrence F ............
Keepers, W illiam A ............
K oenig, Louis R ..................
Kohler, Raym ond A ............
Kuchler, Charles J................
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Lewis, H arold W ................
Lotts, George H ..................
Lum, A lfred C......................
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