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FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF CHICAGO
79

WEST

MONROE

STREET

August 6, 1917.
Circular No. 23.

TO THE CASHIER OF THE BANK ADDRESSED:
We have entered upon a war andmust win.
The entire program for military and naval preparedness is
dependent upon the financial support of the banks and the people.
Illinois, Indiana , Iowa, Michigan and ·Wisconsin have always
supported the government both with men and money in times of need,
and we know they can be counted upon to do so again.

We, living in Feder~l Reserve District Number Seven, do
not wish to fall short of cur obligations, but rather that our actions
and if necessary, our ~acrifices shall hold for us the position won in
the struggles of the past.
The Government is now offering at par $300,000 ,000. United States
Treasury Certificates to be dated August 9, maturing November 15, 1917.
Your subscription can be entered here not later than Tuesday,
August 7, 3:00 P. M. and you may wire orders at our expense.


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