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FEDERAL RESERVE BANK
OF NEW YORK
Fiscal Agent of the United States
J" Circular No. 3 4 8 9 "I
L August 31, 1949 J

OFFERING OF

1 1q Percent Treasury Certificates of Indebtedness of Series G-1950
/
Dated and bearing interest from September 15, 1949

Due September 15, 1950

IN EXCHANGE FOR

2 Percent Treasury Bonds of 1949-51, Dated May 15, 1942,
Called for Redemption on September 15, 1949

To all Banking Institutions, and Others Concerned,
in the Second Federal Reserve District:

The following press statement was today made public:
Secretary of the Treasury Snyder today announced the offering, through the Federal Reserve
Banks, of l 1 percent Treasury Certificates of Indebtedness of Series G-1950, open on an exchange
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basis, par for par, in authorized denominations, to holders of 2 percent Treasury Bonds of 1949-51
(dated May 15, 1942), called for redemption on September 15, 1949, in the amount of $1,292,443,600.
Cash subscriptions will not be received.
The certificates now offered will be dated September 15, 1949, and will bear interest from that date
at the rate of one and one-eighth percent per annum, payable with the principal at maturity on
September 15, 1950. Thev will be issued in bearer form only, in denominations of $1,000, $5,000,
$ 10 ,000, $ 100,000 and $ 1 ,000, 000.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Public Debt Act of 1941, as amended, interest upon the certifi­
cates now offered shall not have any exemption, as such, under the Internal Revenue Code, or laws
amendatory or supplementary thereto. The full provisions relating to taxability are set forth in the
official circular released today.
Subscriptions will be received at the Federal Reserve Banks and Branches, and at the Treasury
Department, Washington, and should be accompanied by a like face amount of the called bonds. Subject
to the usual reservations, all subscriptions will be allotted in full.
The subscription books will close for the receipt of all subscriptions at the close of business
Saturday, September 3.
Subscriptions addressed to a Federal Reserve Bank or Branch or to the Treasury Department, and
placed in the mail before midnight September 3, will be considered as having been entered before the
close of the subscription books.

The terms of this offering are set forth in Treasury Department Circular No. 849, dated
August 31, 1949, copy of which is printed on the reverse side.
The subscription books are now open and applications will be received by this bank as
fiscal agent of the United States. Cash subscriptions ivill not be received. Exchange subscrip­
tions should be made on official subscription blanks and mailed immediately or, if filed by
telegram or letter, should be confirmed immediately by mail on the blanks provided.




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S prou l,

President.
(over)

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
l'/s P E R C E N T T R E A S U R Y C E R T IF IC A T E S O F IN D E B T E D N E S S OF S E R IE S G-1950
Dated and bearing interest from September 15, 1949
1949
D ep a rtm en t C ircu lar N o . 849

Due September 15, 1950
TR EA SU R Y DEPARTM ENT,
O f f ic e of t h e S e c r e t a r y ,

F is c a l S erv ic e
B ureau o f the P u b lic D ebt

Washington, August 31, 1949.
I.

O F F E R IN G O F C E R T IF IC A T E S

1. The Secretary of the Treasury, pursuant to the authority of the Second Liberty Bond Act, as
amended, invites subscriptions, at par, from the people of the United States for certificates of indebtedness
of the United States, designated 1 % percent Treasury Certificates of Indebtedness of Series G-1950, in
exchange for 2 percent Treasury Bonds of 1949-51, dated May 15, 1942, called for redemption on Septem­
ber 15, 1949.
II.

D E S C R IP T IO N O F C E R T IF IC A T E S

1. The certificates will be dated September 15, 1949, and will bear interest from that date at the rate
of V/s percent per annum, payable with the principal at maturity on September 15, 1950. They will not be
subject to call for redemption prior to maturity.
2. The income derived from the certificates shall be subject to all taxes, now or hereafter imposed
under the Internal Revenue Code, or laws amendatory or supplementary thereto. The certificates shall be
subject to estate, inheritance, gift or other excise taxes, whether Federal or State, but shall be exempt from
all taxation now or hereafter imposed on the principal or interest thereof by any State, or any of the posses­
sions of the United States, or by any local taxing authority.
3. The certificates will be acceptable to secure deposits of public moneys. They will not be acceptable
in payment of taxes.
4. Bearer certificates will be issued in denominations of $1,000, $5,000, $10,000, $100,000 and $1,000,000.
The certificates will not be issued in registered form.
5. The certificates will be subject to the general regulations of the Treasury Department, now or here­
after prescribed, governing United States certificates.
III.

S U B S C R IP T IO N A N D A L L O T M E N T

1. Subscriptions will be received at the Federal Reserve Banks and Branches and at the Treasury
Department, Washington. Banking institutions generally may submit subscriptions for account of custom­
ers, but only the Federal Reserve Banks and the Treasury Department are authorized to act as official agencies.
2. The Secretary of the Treasury reserves the right to reject any subscription, in whole or in part, to
allot less than the amount of certificates applied for, and to close the books as to any or all subscriptions at
any time without notice; and any action he may take in these respects shall be final. Subject to these
reservations, all subscriptions will be allotted in full. Allotment notices will be sent out promptly upon
allotment.
IV .

PAYM ENT

1 . Payment at par for certificates allotted hereunder must be made on or before September 15, 1949,
or on later allotment, and may be made only in Treasury Bonds of 1949-51, called for redemption on
September 15, 1949, which will be accepted at par, and should accompany the subscription. Payment of final
interest due September 15 on bonds surrendered will be paid, in the case of coupon bonds, by payment of
September 15, 1949, coupons, which should be detached by holders before presentation of the bonds, and in
the case of registered bonds, by checks drawn in accordance with the assignments on the bonds surrendered.
V.

A S S IG N M E N T O F R E G IS T E R E D B O N D S

1. Treasury Bonds of 1949-51 in registered form tendered in payment for certificates offered here­
under should be assigned by the registered payees or assignees thereof to “ The Secretary of the Treasury
for exchange for Treasury Certificates of Indebtedness of Series G-1950 to be delivered t o ......... ...................
in accordance with the general regulations of the Treasury Department governing assignments for transfer
or exchange, and thereafter should be presented and surrendered with the subscription to a Federal Reserve
Bank or Branch or to the Treasury Department, Division of Loans and Currency, Washington, D. C. The
bonds must be delivered at the expense and risk of the holders.
V I.

G E N E R A L P R O V IS IO N S

1. As fiscal agents of the United States, Federal Reserve Banks are authorized and requested to receive
subscriptions, to make allotments on the basis and up to the amounts indicated by the Secretary of the
Treasury to the Federal Reserve Banks of the respective Districts, to issue allotment notices, to receive
payment for certificates allotted, to make delivery of certificates on full-paid subscriptions allotted, and they
may issue interim receipts pending delivery of the definitive certificates.
2. The Secretary of the Treasury may at any time, or from time to time, prescribe supplemental or
amendatory rules and regulations governing the offering, which will be communicated promptly to the
Federal Reserve Banks.
JOHN W . SNYDER,
Secretary of the Treasury.



Application Number

Subscriber’s Reference No.
E A -B -1

N ote — Subscriptions will be received at our window until the close o f business Friday, September 2, 1949.

However, any
subscription placed in tbe mail prior to midnight, Saturday, September 3, 1949, will be considered a timely subscription.

For use when United States of America 2 percent Treasury Bonds of 1949-51, dated May 15, 1942,
IN COUPON FORM,
called for redemption on September 15, 1949 are tendered in payment.

EXCHANGE SUBSCRIPTION
FOR UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 1 % PERCENT TREASURY CERTIFICATES OF INDEBTEDNESS
OF SERIES G-1950, DATED SEPTEMBER 15, 1949, DUE SEPTEMBER 15, 1950

Important
1. Subject to the reservations in Treasury Department Circular No. 849, dated August 31, 1949, all subscriptions will be
allotted in full.
2. Coupons dated September 15, 1949, should be detached from United States o f Am erica 2 percent Treasury Bonds o f
1949-51, dated May 15, 1942, which are tendered in payment. Coupons dated March 15, 1950, and subsequent coupons should remain
attached to the bonds. The detached coupons dated September 15, 1949, should be collected in the usual manner.
F ederal R eserve B a n k

op N e w Y o r k ,
Dated at.
Fiscal Agent of the United States,
Federal Reserve P. 0 . Station,
New York 45, N. Y .
.......................
Attention Government Bond Department— 2nd Floor

.1949

D ear S ir s :

Subject to the provisions of Treasury Department Circular No. 849, dated August 31, 1949, the undersigned hereby
subscribes for United States of America 1 % percent Treasury Certificates of Indebtedness of Series G-1950 as stated below:
For own account............................................................................................................................................
For our customers (for use of banking institutions) as shown on reverse side of this form
Total subscription...............................................................

............ ....................
$...................................
$...................................

and tenders in payment therefor a like par amount of United States of America 2 percent Treasury Bonds of 1949-51,
dated May 15, 1942, called for redemption on September 15. 1949, in coupon form as follows:

Delivered to
you herewith $..............................

To be delivered to you
for our account by.......

To be withdrawn from
securities held by you
for our account......... !

Issue and dispose of the securities allotted on this subscription in the denominations and amounts as indicated below:
D e n o m in a t io n s

---------------- „»

□

1. Deliver over the counter to the undersigned

□

2. Ship to the undersigned

1,000

□

3. Hold in safekeeping (for member bank only)

5,000

□

4. Hold as collateral for W ar Loan deposits

□

5. Special instructions:

Par Value

Pieces

$

Leave Blank

10,000
100,000
1,000,000
Total

IM PORTANT: No changes in delivery instructions will be accepted. A separate subscription must be subnutted
for each group of securities as to which different delivery instructions are given.
The undersigned, if a bank or trust company, hereby certifies that the securities which you are hereby or hereafter instructed
to dispose o f in the manner indicated in items numbered 3 and 4 above are the sole property o f the undersigned.
(Fill in all required spaces before signing)
Application submitted by.
(Please print)

TO SUBSCRIBER:
Please indicate if this is a confirmation.

YES.
N O...

B y..
(Official signature required)

( T it le )

Street address................................
City, Town or Village, P. O. No., and State
Spaces below are fo r the use o f the Federal Reserve Bank o f New Y ork
V a u l t R ec or d

S a f e k e e p in g R ecord

Securities
received by-

Released
Taken from Vault-


Delivered


Checked by-

Seeurities
received by-

Delivery Receipt
Received from F e d e r a l R e s e r v e B a n k o r N e w Y o r k the above described
United States Government obligations in the amount indicated above.

Counted
Checked

G o v e r n m e n t B o n d R ecord

Checked by
and delivered-

Subscriber.

Date.

By.

List of customers whose applications are included in the foregoing subscription

Amount Subscribed




Name of Customer
( P lease print or use ty p ew riter)

Address

Application Number

Subscriber’s Reference No.
EA-B-2

Note— Subscriptions will be deceived at our window until the close of business Friday, September 2 ,1 9 4 9 . However, any
subscription placed in the mail prior to midnight, Saturday, September 3, 1949, will be considered a timely subscription.

For use when United States of America 2 percent Treasury Bonds of 1949-51, dated May 15, 1942,
IN REGISTERED FORM,
called for redemption on September 15, 1949 are tendered in payment.

EXCHANGE SUBSCRIPTION
FOR UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 1% PERCENT TREASURY CERTIFICATES OF INDEBTEDNESS
OF SERIES G-1950, DATED SEPTEMBER 15, 1949, DUE SEPTEMBER 15, 1950
Important
1. Subject to the reservations in Treasury Department Circular No. 849, dated August 31, 1949, all subscriptions will be
allotted in full.
2. 2 percent Treasury Bonds of 1949-51, dated May 15, 1942, in registered form tendered in payment for 1
percent
Treasury Certificates of Indebtedness of Series G-1950 should be assigned by the registered payees or assignees thereof in the manner
provided in paragraph 1 of Section V of Treasury Department Circular No. 849.

Dated at
Fiscal Agent of the United States,
Federal Reserve P. 0 . Station,
1040
New York 45, N. Y .
.................................................................................
Attention Government Bond Department— 2nd Floor

F e d e ra l R eserve B a n k o f N ew Y o r k ,

D ear S ir s :

Subject to the provisions of Treasury Department Circular No. 849, dated August 31, 1949, the undersigned hereby
subscribes for United States of America 1 % percent Treasury Certificates of Indebtedness of Series G-1950 as stated below:
For own account............................................................................................................................................

$...................................

For our customers (for use of banking institutions) as shown on reverse side of this form

$...................................

Total subscription...............................................................

$...................................

and tenders in payment therefor a like par amount of United States of America 2 percent Treasury Bonds of 1949-51,
dated May 15, 1942, called for redemption on September 15, 1949, in registered form, as follows:
„
„
Delivered to
you herewith $..............................

To be delivered to you
To
from
for our account by...................................................
securities held by you
for our account......... $.................................................................................
$...................................

Issue and dispose of the securities allotted on this subscription in the denominations and amounts as indicated below:
D e n o m in a t io n s

Par Value

Pieces

□

1,000

1. Deliver over the counter to the undersigned

□

Leave Blank

2. Ship to the undersigned

□

5,000

3. Hold in safekeeping (for member bank only)

□

4. Hold as collateral for W ar Loan deposits

□

$

5. Special instructions:

10,000
100,000
1 ,000,000
Total

IM PORTANT: No changes in delivery instructions will be accepted. A separate subscription must be submitted

for each group of securities as to which different delivery instructions are given.
The undersigned, if a bank or trust company, hereby certifies that the securities which you are hereby or hereafter instructed
to dispose of in the manner indicated in items numbered 3 and 4 above are the sole property of the undersigned.
(Fill in all required spaces before signing)
Application submitted by.
TO SUBSCRIBER:

( Please print)

Please indicate if this is a confirmation.

YES..
N O ...

B y ..
(Official signature required)

(Title)

Street address................................
City, Town or Village, P. O. No., and State
Spaces below are for the use of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York
V a u l t R ec or d

S a f e k e e p in g R ec ord

Released
Taken from Vault-

Securities
received by-

Counted
Checked
Delivered



G o v e r n m e n t B o n d R ec or d

Securities
received by-

Checked by
and delivered-

Checked byDelivery Receipt

Received from F e d e r a l R e s e r v e B a n k o r N e w Y o r k the a b o v e d e s c r ib e d
United States Government obligations in the amount indicated a b o v e .
Subscriber.

Date.

By.

List of customers whose applications are included in the foregoing subscription

Amount Subscribed




Name of Customer
( P lease print or use ty p ew riter)

Address

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