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federal Reser ve Bank of Dallas F IS C A L A G E N T O F T H E U NIT E D S T A T E S DALLAS. TEXAS 7 5 2 2 2 Circular No. 70-278 N ovem ber 17, 1970 NEW OFFERING — TREASURY BILLS To All Banking Institutions and Others Concerned in the Eleventh Federal Reserve District: Your attention is invited to the following sta te m e n t giving details of two issues of Treasury bills: T he T reasury D epartm ent, by this public notice, invites tenders for two series of T reasury bills to th e aggregate am ount of $1,700,000,000, or thereabouts, for cash and in exchange for Treasury bills m aturing N ovem ber 30, 1970, in th e am ount of $1,501,273,000, as follows: 274-DAY B ILLS (to m aturity d ate) to be issued N ovem ber 30, 1970, in the am ount of $500,000,000, or thereabouts, representing an additional rm ou nt of bills dated August 31, 1970, and to m ature August 31, 1971, originally issued in the am ount of $1,203,620,000, the additional and original bills to be freely interchangeable. 365-DAY B IL L S for $1,200,000,000, or thereabouts, to be dated November 30, 1970, and to m ature N ovem ber 30, 1971 (C U S IP NO. 912793 K U 9). T h e bills of both series will be issued on a discount basis under com petitive and noncom petitive bidding as hereinafter provided, and a t m aturity their face am ount will be payable w ithout interest. T hey will be issued in bearer form only, and in denom inations of $10,000, $15,000, $50,000, $100,000, $500,000 and $1,000,000 (m atu rity value). T enders will be received a t Federal Reserve Banks and Branches up to th e closing hour, one-thirty p.m., E astern Standard Time, Tuesday, November 24, 1970. Tenders will not be received a t the T reasury D epartm ent, Washington. Each tender m ust be for a minim um of $10,000. T enders over $10,000 m ust be in m ultiples of $5,000. In the case of com petitive tenders the price offered m ust be expressed on the basis of 100, with not more than three decimals, e.g., 99.925. Fractions m ay not be used. (N otw ithstanding the fact th a t the one-year bills will ru n for 365-days, the discount rate will be com puted on a bank dis count basis of 360-days, as is currently the practice on all issues of Treasury bills.) It is urged th a t tenders be m ade on th e printed forms and forwarded in th e special envelopes which will be supplied by F ederal R eserve B anks or B ranches on application therefor Banking institutions generally may subm it tenders for account of customers provided th e nam es of th e customers are set forth in such tenders. Others than banking institutions will not be perm itted to subm it tenders except for th eir own account. T enders will be received w ithout deposit from incorporated banks and tru st companies and from responsible and recognized dealers in investm ent securities. T enders from others m ust be accom panied by paym ent of 2 percent of the face am ount of T reasury bills applied for, unless the tenders are accom panied by an express guaranty of paym ent by an incorporated bank or trust company. Im m ediately after the closing hour, tenders will be opened a t th e Federal R eserve B anks and Branches, following which public announcem ent will be m ade by the T reasury D epartm ent of the am ount and price range of accepted bids. Only those sub m itting com petitive tenders will be advised of the acceptance or rejection thereof. T h e Secretary of th e T reasury expressly reserves the right to accept or reject any or all tenders, in whole or in part, and his action in any such respect shall be final. Subject to these reservations, noncom petitive tenders for each issue for $200,000 or less w ithout stated price from any one bidder will be accepted in full a t the average price (in three decimals) of accepted com petitive bids for the respective issues. Settlem ent for accepted tenders in accordance with the bids m ust be made or com pleted a t the F ederal R eserve B ank on N ovember 30, 1970, in cash or other im m ediately available funds or in a like face am ount of T reasury bills m aturing N ovem ber 30, 1970. Cash and exchange tenders will receive equal treatm ent. Cash adjustm ents will be m ade for differences between th e p ar value of m aturing bills accepted in exchange and the issue price of th e new bills. U nder Sections 454 (b ) and 1221 (5 ) of the Internal R evenue Code of 1954 the am ount of discount a t which bills issued hereunder are sold is considered to accrue when the bills are sold, redeem ed or otherwise disposed of, and the bills are excluded from consideration as capital assets. Accordingly, the owner of T reasury bills (other than life insurance com panies) issued here under m ust include in his income tax return, as ordinary gain or loss, the difference between th e price paid for the bills, w hether on original issue or on subsequent purchase, and the am ount actually received either upon sale or redem ption a t m aturity during the taxable year for which the return is made. T reasury D epartm ent Circular No. 418 (current revision) and this notice, prescribe th e term s of th e T reasury bills and govern the conditions of their issue. Copies of the circular may be obtained from any Federal R eserve B ank or Branch. In accordance with the above announcement, tenders will b e received at this bank and its branches at El Paso, Houston and San Antonio up Jo twelve-thirty p.m., Central Standard Time, Tuesday, November 24, 1970. Tenders may not be entered by telephone. Yours very truly, P. E. Coldwell President (See reverse for tender form) This publication was digitized and made available by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' Historical Library (FedHistory@dal.frb.org) TENDER FOR ADDITION TO TREASURY BILLS 274 DAYS TO MATURITY Dated August 31,1970 Maturing August 31,1971 To: Federal Reserve Bank, Station K, Dallas, Texas 75222 or— The------------------------------------------------ Branch El Paso 79999 Houston 77001 San Antonio 78206 (Date) Pursuant to the provisions of Treasury Department Circular No. 418 (current revision) and the provisions of the public announcement issued by the Treasury Department, the undersigned offers to purchase Treasury bills in the amount shown below, and agrees to pay for the amount allotted, on or before the issue date, by the method and at the rate indicated. NONCOMPETITIVE TENDER $__________________________________NOT TO EXCEED $200,000 Noncompetitive tenders for $200,000 or less from any one bidder, without stated price, will be accepted in full at the average price (in three decimals) of accepted competitive bids. (<& (7i\ & Prices should be ex_ pressed on the basis of COMPETITIVE TENDERS ’ $ ------------------------ @-----------$------------------------------- K M S M S S ($ l_ (a) $ e- £;> 9?-925. Fractions v ■'= ‘ w must not be used. 33^* TENDERS MAY NOT BE ENTERED BY TELEPHONE. TENDERS BY WIRE, IF RECEIVED BEFORE THE CLOSING HOUR, ARE ACCEPTABLE. Denominations Desired N u m ber of by Pieces M aturity Value $ METHOD OF PAYMENT 10,000 i * non * 15,000 $--------------------- ^ $ □ i. T , Paym ent to be made by- □ 50,000 $--------------------$ 100,000 $____________ ______ (a) ® 500 000 $______________ ^ @ $1,000,000 $ maturing bills heldby □ $ t -. Payment for this issue of bills cannot be made credit to Treasury Tax and Loan Account. Charge our reserve account on paym ent date D raft enclosed (Effectual delivery of enclosed d ra ft __________________ □ shall be on latest day which will perm it presentm ent in order to obtain irrevocably collected funds on paym ent >. Delivery Instructions: □ Hold in Custody Account—Member banks for own account only □ Pledge to secure Treasury Tax and Loan Account | | S h i p t o ______________________________________ date) (Subscriber’s full nam e or corporate title) ---------------------------------(Address) By- (A uthorized official sig n atu re and title) (For the account of, if tender is fo r another subscriber) (Address) IMPORTANT 1. No tender for less than $10,000 will be considered and each tender over $10,000 m ust be for an amount in multiples of $5,000 (m aturity value). 2. Tenders should be forwarded in an envelope clearly addressed to this bank or appropriate branch as Fiscal Agent of the United States, with notation on the envelope reading “TENDER FOR TREASURY OFFERING”. Since envelopes received with this legend will not be opened until after the closing time specified in the public announcement, communi cations relating to other m atters should not be enclosed. Envelopes for submitting tenders may be obtained from this bank or appropriate branch. 3. Any qualified or conditional tender will be rejected. 4. If a corporation makes the tender, the form should be signed by an officer of the corporation authorized to make the tender and the signing of the form by an officer of the corporation will be construed as a representation by him th at he has been so authorized. If the tender is made by a partnership it should be signed by a member of the firm, who should sign in the form “ ...................................-.................. > a copartnership, by......... .................. ................................................, a member of the firm”. 5. Tenders from those other than incorporated banks and trust companies or responsible and recognized dealers in invest ment securities will be disregarded, unless accompanied by a deposit of 2 percent of the total amount (m aturity value) of the Treasury bills applied for, or unless the tenders are accompanied by an express guaranty of full payment by an incorporated bank or tru st company. 6. If the language of this form is changed in any respect, which, in the opinion of the Secretary of the Treasury is material, the tender may be disregarded. (See reverse for announcement)