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F ederal Reserve Bank





Circular No. 67-81
April 19, 1967


To All Banking Institutions and Others Concerned
in the Eleventh Federal Reserve District:

Your attention is invited to the following statement giving details of two issues of Treasury bills:
The Treasury Department, by this public notice, invites tenders for two series of Treasury bills to the aggregate amount
of $1,400,000,000, or thereabouts, for cash and in exchange for Treasury bills maturing April 30, 1967, in the amount of
$1,401,513,000, as follows:
275-DAY BILLS (to m aturity date) to be issued May 1, 1967, in the amount of $500,000,000, or there­
abouts, representing an additional amount of bills dated January 31, 1967, and to mature January 31, 1968,
originally issued in the amount of $900,967,000, the additional and original bills to be freely interchangeable.
366-DAY BILLS for $900,000,000, or thereabouts, to be dated April 30, 1967, and to mature April 30, 1968.
T he bills of both series will be issued on a discount basis under competitive and noncompetitive bidding as hereinafter
provided, and at m aturity their face amount will be payable without interest. They will be issued in bearer form only, and in
denominations of $1,000, $5,000, $10,000, $50,000, $100,000, $500,000 and $1,000,000 (m aturity value).
Tenders will be received at Federal Reserve Banks and Branches up to the closing hour, one-thirty p.m., Eastern
Standard Time, Tuesday, April 25, 1967. Tenders will not be received at the Treasury Department, Washington.
Each tender must be for an even multiple of $1,000, and in the case of competitive tenders the price offered must be expressed
on the basis of 100, with not more than three decimals, e.g., 99.925. Fractions may not be used. (Notwithstanding the fact that
the one-year bills will run for 366-days, the discount rate will be computed on a bank discount basis of 360-days, as is currently
the practice on all issues of Treasury bills.) It is urged that tenders be made on the printed forms and forwarded in the special
envelopes which will be supplied by Federal Reserve Banks or Branches on application therefor.
Banking institutions generally may submit tenders for account of customers provided the names of the customers are
set forth in such tenders. Others than banking institutions will not be permitted to submit tenders except for their own account.
Tenders will be received without deposit from incorporated banks and trust companies and from responsible and recognized
dealers in investment securities. Tenders from others must be accompanied by payment of 2 percent of the face amount of
Treasury bills applied for, unless the tenders are accompanied by an express guaranty of payment by an incorporated bank or
trust company.
Immediately after the closing hour, tenders will be opened at the Federal Reserve Banks and Branches, following which
public announcement will be made by the Treasury D epartment of the amount and price range of accepted bids. Those
submitting tenders will be advised of the acceptance or rejection thereof. The Secretary of the Treasury 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, noncompetitive tenders for each issue for $200,000 or less without stated price from any one bidder will be
accepted in full at the average price (in three decimals) of accepted competitive bids for the respective issues. Settlement for
accepted tenders in accordance with the bids must be made or completed at the Federal Reserve Bank on May 1, 1967, in
cash or other immediately available funds or in a like face amount of Treasury bills maturing April 30, 1967. Cash and
exchange tenders will receive equal treatment. Cash adjustments will be made for differences between the par value of maturing
bills accepted in exchange and the issue price of the new bills.
The income derived from Treasury bills, whether interest or gain from the sale or other disposition of the bills, does not
have any exemption, as such, and loss from the sale or other disposition of Treasury bills does not have any special treatment,
as such, under the Internal Revenue Code of 1954. The bills are subject to estate, inheritance, gift or other excise taxes, whether
Federal or State, but are exempt from all taxation now or hereafter imposed on the principal or interest thereof by any State,
or any of the possessions of the United States, or by any local taxing authority. For purposes of taxation the amount of discount
at which Treasury bills are originally sold by the United States is considered to be interest. Under Sections 454 (b ) and 1221 (5)
of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 the amount of discount at which bills issued hereunder are sold is not considered to
accrue until such bills are sold, redeemed or otherwise disposed of, and such bills are excluded from consideration as capital
assets. Accordingly, the owner of Treasury bills (other than life insurance companies) issued hereunder need include in his
income tax return only the difference between the price paid for such bills, whether on original issue or on subsequent purchase,
and the amount actually received either upon sale or redemption at m aturity during the taxable year for which the return is
made, as ordinary gain or loss.
Treasury Department Circular No. 418 (current revision) and this notice, prescribe the terms of
the Treasury bills and
govern the conditions of their issue. Copies of the circular may be obtained from any Federal Reserve Bank or Branch.

In accordance with the a b o ve announcement, tenders will be received at this bank and its branches at El Paso,
Houston and San Antonio, up to twelve-thirty p.m., Central Standard Time, Tuesday, April 25, 1967. Tenders may
not be entered by telephone.
Yours very truly,
Watrous H. Irons

(See reverse side for tender form)

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Dated January 31, 1967

Maturing January 31, 1968

To: Federal Reserve Bank, Station E, Dallas, Texas
or —
The_______________________________ Branch
El Paso 79999

Houston 77001


San Antonio 78206

(D t«)

P u rsu an t to th e provisions of T reasu ry D epartm ent C ircular No. 418 (cu rren t revision) and th e provisions of the
public announcem ent issued by the T reasury D epartm ent, the undersigned offers to purchase T reasu ry bills in the am ount
shown below, and agrees to pay fo r the am ount allotted, on or before th e issue date, by the method and a t th e ra te 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.


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Denominations I
N um b er o f

P aym ent fo r th is issue of bills cannot be m ade
by cred it to T reasu ry T ax and Loan Account.

M a tu rity V alue

<> $
(5) $

5,000 $.

(a) $


10,000 $.

1,000 ?.

(a) $ 50,000 $.
.(® $ 100,000 $.


$ 500,000 $.


By m aturing bills
held by_____________________
Paym ent to be made by„
Charge our reserve account on payment
Draft enclosed ( E f f e c t u a l d e liv e r y o f e n c lo s e d
d r a f t shall be on la te st day w hich w ill p e rm it p r e s e n t
m e n t in o rd e r to o b ta in irrevo cab ly collected fu n d s on
p a y m e n t d a te )

(5) $1,000,000 $.
Delivery Instructions:

(S u b scrib er’s fu ll nam e o r c o rp o ra te title )

Hold in Custody Account—Member
banks for own account only

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Pledge to secure Treasury Tax and

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A ccount

Ship to__ ________________________

(A uth orized official s ig n a tu re an d title )

(F o r th e a cco u n t o f, if te n d e r is fo r a n o th e r su b scrib er)

(A ddress)

1. No ten d er fo r less th an $1,000 will be considered and each ten d er m u st be fo r an am ount in m ultiples of $1,000 (m atu rity
v alue).
2. Tenders should be forw arded in an envelope clearly addressed to th is bank or appro p riate branch as F iscal A gent of the
U nited S tates, w ith notation on the envelope reading “TEN D ER FOR TREA SU RY BILLS”. Since envelopes received
w ith this legend will not be opened until a fte r the closing tim e specified in th e public announcem ent, com munications
rela tin g to oth er m a tte rs should no t be enclosed. Envelopes fo r subm itting ten d ers m ay be obtained from th is bank
or ap pro p riate branch.
3. Any qualified or conditional ten d er will be rejected.
4. If a corporation m akes the tender, th e form should be signed by an officer of th e corporation authorized to m ake the
ten d er and the signing of th e form by an officer of the corporation will be construed as a representation by him th a t he
has been so authorized. If the tender is made by a p artn ersh ip it should be signed by a m em ber of the firm, who
should sign in the form “..........................................................., a copartnership, by.................................................................................... ,
a mem ber of the firm ”.
6. Tenders from those oth er th an incorporated banks and tru s t com panies or responsible and recognized dealers in invest­
m ent securities will be disregarded, unless accompanied by a deposit of 2 percent of the total am ount (m atu rity value)
of the T reasu ry bills applied for, or unless th e ten d ers a re accom panied by an express g u ara n ty of full paym ent by an
incorporated bank or tr u s t company.
6. I f th e language of th is form is changed in any respect, which, in th e opinion of the S ecretary of the T reasu ry is
m aterial, th e ten d er m ay be disregarded.
(See reverse for announcement)

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, One Federal Reserve Bank Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63102