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• F.R.CONFIDENTIAL

board OF GOVERNORS OF THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM

L.lt.5

THIS COMPILATION IS DERIVED LARGELY FROM SECONDARY SOURCES. March 19, 1956
NOT AM OFFICIAL REPORT CF CHANGES IN THE BANKIMG STRUCTURE.
CHANGES IN "STATUS OF BANKS A-D BRANCHES AS RFPORTLD DURING FEBRUARY 1956
i'
Name and location of banks and branches

Clas s I Date of
of bank I change

New banks
(except successions and conversions)
First National Bank

Crestview, Fla.
Okaloosa County

National

2-11-56

Everglades Bank

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Ins.non.
Broward County

2-29-56

Community, State Bank

Paton, Iowa
Greene County

2-15-56

American Bank % Trust Co.

Lafayette, La.
Lafayetue County

First. State Bank

Groves, Texas
Jefferson County

Ins.non.

2- 3-56

Parker Square State Bank

Wichita Falls, Texas Ins.non.
Wichita County

2- 1-56

Ins.non,

2- 6-56

Successions and conversions
Loan & Exchange Bank
Hampton, S. C.
Succeeded by —
Loan & Exchange Bank
Hampton, S. C.
(new charter issued; title unchanged)

Ins.non.

12-28-55

Ins.non.

Suspension
Smolan State Bank

Smolan, Kans.

Nonins..

2-16-56

Voluntary liquidation
(except incident to absorptions, successions, etc.)
Jacks Creek Bank




Jacks Creek, Tenn.

Ins.non.

1-10-56

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Name and location of banks and branches

Class
of bank

Date of
change

Consolidations, absorptions, etc
Ins.non.
National

2- 1-56

Ins «non.
National

2- 6-56

San Francisco, Calif. National
Anglo California National Bank
San Francisco, Calif. National
Crocker First National Bank
Consolidated under charter of
Crocker First National Bank and title of —
National
Crocker-Anglo National Bank
San Francisco,
Calif.
ran Francisco, Calif. National
Bank of California, N. A.
First National Bank
San Leandro, Calif. National
Merged under charter and title of —
San Francisco,
Bank of California, N. A .
National
Calif.

2-13-56

Citizens Bank
First National Bank
Merged under, charter and title of
First National Bank

Mobile, Pla.
Mobile, Ala

Miners & Merchants Bank
First National Bank of Arizona
Merged under charter and title of •
First National Bank of Arizona

Bisbee, Ariz.
?hoenix, Ariz.

Mobile, Ala.

Phoenix, Ariz.

National
Member

New Castle County National Bank
Equitable Security Trust Co.
Merged under charter and title of
Equitable Security Trust Co.

Odessa, Del.
Wilmington, Del.

Union Trust Co.
" estport Union Trust Co.
Merged under charter and title of
Union Trust Co.

Greensburg, Ind.
Westport, Ind.

Neal State Bank
Absorbed by —
Home National Bank

Neal,. Kans.

Ins.non.

Eureka, Kans.
Montague, Mich.
Muskegon, Mich.

Member
National

First National Bank
Absorbed by —
Haimony State Bank

Harmony, Minn.

2-10-56

National

Montague State Bank
Hackley Union National Bank
Merged under chartei and title of •
Hackley Union National Bank

2- 6-56




Wilmington, Del.

Greensburg, Ind.

Muskegon, Mich.

Harmony, Minn.

Member
Member
Ins.non.

2-16-56

Member
2- 1-56

2-11-56

National
National
Ins.non.

2-18-56

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Name and location of banks and branches

Class
of bank

Date of
change

Consolidations, absorptions, etc. (Cont'd)
First National Bank
Absorbed by -Freehold Trust Co

Farmingdale, N. J.
Freehold, N. J.

Andover National Bank
Andover, N. Y.
Citizens National Bank
VJellsville, N. Y.
Consolidated under ch^rt^r nnd title of —
Citizens National Bank
toellsville, Y.
Bank of East Syracuse
First National Bank
First Trust & Deposit Co.
Merged under charter and title of —
First Trust & Deposit Co.
Hempstead Bank
' Oyster Bay Trust Co.
Merged under charter and title of —
Hempstead Bank

2-16-56

Ins.non.
National
N ational

2- 1-56

National

East Syracuse, N. Y. Member
Marcellus, N. Y.
National
Syracuse, v . Y.
!
Member
Syracuse, N. Y.

Member
Member

2-27-56
2- 6-56

Member

Hempstead, N. Y.
Oyster Bay, N. Y.
Hempstead, N. Y.

Security Trust Co.
State Bank of Shortsville
Merged under charter and title of —
Security Trust Co.

Rochester, N. Y.
Shortsville, N. Y.

Bank of Enfield
Peoples Bank & Trust Co.
Merged under charter and title of —
Q
Peoples Bank & Trust Co.

Enfield, N . 3.
Rocky Mount, !I. C.

Rochester, H. Y.

Rocky Mount, N . C .

Ambler Trust Co. .
Provident Trust Co.
Merged under charter and title of —
Provident Trust Co.

Ambler,. Pa.
Philadelphia, Pa.

Campbelltown Bank
Valley Trust Co.
Merged under charter and title of —
Valley Trust Co.

Campbelltom, Pa.
Palmyra, Pa

Dime Deposit Bank & Trust Co.
Absorbed by —
First National B?nk

ICulpmont, Pa.




National

2- 1-56

Member
Member
Ins.non.

2- 6-56

Member
Ins.non.
Ins. non.

2- 1-56

Ins.non.
Ins .non.
Member

2- lit-56

Ins.non.
Ins.non.

2-11-56

Philadelphia, Pa

Palmyra, Pa.

Mount CarmeL, Pa.

Ins.non.
Ins.non.
National

2- 1-56

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Name and location of banks and branches

Class
of bank

Date of
change

Consolidations, absorptions, etc (Cont'd)
National

iiaytotm National Bank
Absorbed by —
Union National Mount Joy Bank

Maytown, Pa.
Mount Joy, Pa.

Interboro Bank 3 Trust Co.
c
Broad Street Trust Co.
Merged under charter and title of —
Broad Street Trust Co.

Prospect Park, pn.
Philadelphia, Pa.

Member
Ins.non.

2- 2-56

National

Philadelphia, Pa.

Ins.non.

Growers Bank & Trust Co.
Inman, S.
Citizens
Southern National Bank of S.C. Charleston, S. C.
Merged under charter and title of —
Citizens & Southern National Bank of S.C. Charleston, S. C.

Ins.non.
National

2-11-56

Naches State Bank
Selah State Bank
National Bank of Washington
Vest Side National Bank
Merged under charter and title of —
National Bank of Washington

• laches, "Wash.
Selah, Hash.
Tacoma, TJash.
Yakima, Wash.
Tacoma, 'ash.

2-20-56

N ational
Ins.non.
Member
National
National

2-13-56

National

Withdrawal of State bank from Federal Reserve Membership
Del Rio Bank & Trust Co.

1
4

i
i

Del Rio, Texas

Insurance
continued

2-27-56

Changes in name or location of banks
Yavapai County Savings Bank
Name changed to —
Yavapai Savings Bank

Prescott, Ariz.

River Forest State Bank
Name changed to —
River forest State Bank k Trust Co.

River Forest, 111

Commercial National Ban k
Name changed to —
First National Bank

Bozeman, Mont.

Citizens Northern Valley National Bsnk
Name changed to —
Citizens National Bank

Englewood, N. J.




2-10-56

Ins.non.

2-28-56

2- 1-56

National

2-10-56

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Name and location of banks and branches

"1 Class
I of bank

Date of
change

Changes in name or location of banks (Cont'd)
Hooversville National Bank
Naiie chanced to —
Community National Bank

Hooversvilla, Pa

National

2-21-56

First National Bank
Changed to —
Swineford National Bank
(No change in location; Swineford is
now a part of Middle'ourg)

Swineford, Pa.

National

2- 1-56

Iliddleburg, Pa.

•/ Branches established de novo
(Includes branches at military and other Government establishi.ients)
Citizens National Trust & Savings Bank
La Sierra Office
i . 6 Holden Avenue
j80

Riverside, Calif.
La Sierra, Calif.
Riverside County

Bank of America, N. T. & S. A,
Dutch Village Branch
5510 Woodruff Avenue

San Francisco, Calif. National
Lakewood, Calif.
Los Angeles County

2-13-56

Crocker-Anglo National Bank
One Montgomery Office
1 Montgomery Street
(Formerly 'bead office of Crocker First
National Bank, which changed na.ne to
Crocker-Anglo National Bank and moved
from 1 Montgomery Street to 1 Sansome
Street.)

San Francisco, Calif.. National
San Francisco, Calif.
San Francisco County

2-13-56

Stanford Center Office
210 El Camino Real, Unit 200

National
2-11-56

Palo Alto, Calif.
Santa Clara County

2-13-56

Connecticut Bank S Trust Co.
t
East Hartford Office
809 Main Street

Hartford, Conn.
Member
East Hartford, Conn.
Hartford County

2-11-56

Savings Bank of Manchester
Jarvis Shopping Center Branch
East Center \ Lenox Streets

Manchester, Conn.
Manchester, Conn.
Hartford County

2-25-56




Nonius.

Name and location of banks and branches

Date 01
change

1 Class
| of bank

Branches establishedrtenovo (Cont'd)
(Includes branches at military and other Government establishments)
Groton Savings Bank
Long Hill Branch
Long Hill Section of Poquonock Bridge

Mystic, Conn.
Groton, Conn.
New London County

Monins,.
'

New Haven Bank, N. B, P.
Drive-In Office
116 Temple Street

New Haven, Conn.
New Haven, Conn.
New Haven County

National

Georgia Railroad Bank & Trust Co.
Daniel Village Branch
Daniel Village Shopping Center
frights bo ro Road & Central Avenue

Augusta, Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Richmond County

Member

Louisiana Bank & Trust Co.
Beck Building Branch

Shreveport, La.
Shreveport, La.
Caddo County

Ins.non.

Framingham Trust Co.
Ho His ton Branch •
8l8 Washington Street

Framingham, Mass.
Holliston, Mass.
Middlesex County

Ins.non.

Saxonville Branch
l61i5 Concord Street

Saxonville, Mass.
Middlesex County

* 2-20-56
(

2-1U-56

2- 1-56

1-30-56

2-27-56
2-27-56

County Bank & Trust Co.
Lakeview Office
Main Street & Crooks Avenue

Paterson, N. J.
Paterson, N. J.
Passaic County

Ins.non.

First National Bank & Trust Co.
Preakness Office
Hamburgh Turnpike S Berdan Avenue
c

Paterson, N. J.
Preakness, H. J.
Passaic County
(P. 0. Paterson)

National

First National Bank
Pleasantdale Office
U91 Pleasant Valley V a :y

Vjest Orange, K. J.
National
West Orange, N.J.
Essex County

2- 1-56

Manufacturers k Traders Trust
Falls Street Office
I O l l Falls Street
t-tt

Buffalo, H. I.
Member
Niagara Falls, N. Y.
Niagara County

2-20-56




2-lit-56

2-20-56

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Name and location of banks and branches

Class
of bank

Date of
change

Branches established de novo (Cont'd)
(includes branches at military and other Government establishments)
Long Island Trust Co.
Steward Manor Branch
110 Covert Avenue

Garden City, N. Y.
Member
Steward Manor, N. Y.
Nassau County
-

2- 7-56

Nanuet National Bank
vest Nyack Office
Route 59

Nanuet, N. Y.
V - e s t Nyack, N. Y.
Rockland County

National

2- 11-56

Bankers Trust Co.
Van Wyck Office
138-02 Queens Boulevard

New York, N. Y.
Queens, N. Y.
Queens County

Member

National Bank of Vestchester
Bedford Hills Office.
New York Central Railroad Station \

Ivhite Plains, N. Y.
National
Bedford Hills, N. Y.
Westchester County .

Montrose'Office
South Orchard Street & Albany Road
First National Bank
Greystpne Branch
32 Douglas Avenue
Z 7 High Point Savings & Trust Co.
South Main Street Branch
Southern Ohio National Bank
Deer Park Branch
Northeast Plaza Shopping Center

2- 6-56

Montrose, N. Y.
National
Westchester County
"jonkers, N. Y.
National
; Yonkers, N. Y.
-.cstchester County
High Point, II. C.
High Point, N. C.
Guilford County
Cincinnati, Ohio
Deer Park, Ohio
Hamilton County

2- 3-56
2-21-56

2-15-56

Ins.non.
2-16-56
National
2- 6-56

National City Bsnk
Southgate Branch
5279 Northfield Road

Cleveland, Ohio
Bedford Heights
Village, Ohio
Cuyahoga County
(P. 0. Bedford)

National

National Bank of Lima
East Side Branch
930 East Elm Street

Lima, Ohio
Lima, Ohio
Allen County

National

TJest Side Branch
1305 Allentown Road

Lima, Ohio
Allen County




2-21-56

2-21-56
2-2lt—56

Name and location of banks and branches

Class
of bank

Date of
change

Branches established de novo (Cont'd)
(Includes branches at military and other Government establishments)
First National Exchange Bank
Drive-in Branch
llli East Poplar Street

Sidney, Ohio
Sidney, Ohio
Shelby County

Bridgeville National Bank
Cedarhurst Branch
Bower Hill Road
St. Clair Heights Shopping Center

Bridgeville, Pa.
National
Scott Township, Pa.
Allegheny County
(p. 0. Pittsburgh)

Rhode Island Hospital Trust Co.
Dexter Street Office
235 Dexter Street

Providence, R. I.
Pawtucket,' R. I.
Providence County

Member

Third National Bcnk
Nolensville Road Office
2915 Nolensville Road

Nas hville, T enn.
Voodbine, Tenn.
Davidson County
(P. 0. Nashville)

National

1

N ational
2-20-56

2-25-56

2-17-56

2-27-56

Banks converted into branches

(See also Consolidations, absorptions, etc.)
First National Bank
Broad Street Branch
6 South Broad Street
(Formerly Citizens Bank)

Mobile, Ala.
Mobile, Ala.
Mobile County

First National Bank of Arizona
Bisbee Office
9 Main Street
(Formerly Miners & Merchants Bank)

Phoenix, Ariz .
Bisbee, Ariz.
Cochise County

Bank of California, N. A.
San Leandro Office
11U5 East lltth Street
(Formerly First National Bank)

San Francisco, Calif. National
San Leandro, Calif.
Alameda County

Wilmington, Del.
Lquitable Security Trust Co.
Odessa, Del.
Odessa Office
(Formerly New Castle County National Bank) New Castle County




2- 1-56

National

2- 6-56

2- 6-56

Member
2-10-56

Name and location of banks and branches

Class
of bank

Date 01
change

Banks converted in bo branches (Cont'd)
(See also Consolidations, absorptions, etc.)
Greensburg, Ind.
Westport, Ind.
Decatur County

Member

Hackley Union National Rank
Montague Office
8?hl Ferry Street
(Formerly Montague State Bank)

Muskegon, i'lich.
ilontague, Mich.
Muskegon County

National

Freehold Trust Co.
Farmingdale Branch
(Formerly First National Bank)

Freehold, II. J.
Farmingdale, N. J.
ilonr.iouth County

Ins.non.

Hempstead Bank
Oyster Bay Office
(Formerly Oyster Bay Trust Co.)

Hempstead, N. Y.
Oyster Bay, N. Y.
Nassau County

Member

Security Trust Co.
Shortsville Office
(Formerly State Bank of Shortsville)

Rochester, V. Y.
Shoitsville, N. Y.
Ontario County

Member

Citizens National Bank
/•ndover Branch
(Formerly Andover National Bank)

Wellsville, M. Y.
/ndover, F. Y.
Allegany County

National

First Trust & Deposit Co.
East Syracuse Office
(Formerly Bank of Last Syracuse)

Syracuse N. Y.
Member
Last Syracuse, M. Y.
^
Onondafa County

, Union Trust Co.
" estport Branch .
'(Formerly "'estport Union Trust Co.)

Marcellus Office
(Formerly First National Bank)
Peoples Bank & Trust Co.
Enfield Branch
(Formerly Bank of Enfield)

2-16-56

2- 6-56

2- 1-56

2-27-56
2- 6-56

Ins.non.

Mount Carmel, ?a.
National
First National Bank
Kulpmont, Pa.
• Kulpmont Branch
Northumberland County
652 Chestnut Street
(Formerly Dime Deposit Bank k Trust Co.)




2-1U-56

2- 1-56

i.arcellus, M. Y.
Onondaga County
Rocky Mount, I J C.
-.
Enfield, N. C.
Halifax County

2-16-56

2- 1-56

2- 1-56

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Class
of bank

Name and location of banks and branches

Date of
change

Banks converted into branches (Cont'd)
(See also Consolidations, absorptions etc.)
Union National Mount Joy Bank
Maytovm Office
(Formerly Maytown National Bank)

Mount Joy, Pa.
Maytown, Pa.
Lancaster County

N ational

Valley Trust Co,
Campbelltoxm.Branch
119 West Main Street
(Formerly Campbelltown Bank)

Palmyra, Pa.
Campbelltoun, Pa.
Lebanon County

Ins.non.

Broad Street Trust Co.
Interboro Office
Chester Pike Amos land Road
(Formerly Interboro Bank & Trust Cc.)

Philadelphia, Pa.
Prospect Park, Pa.
Dela rare County

2- 2-56

2-1U-56

2-11-56

Provident Trust Co.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Ambler Office
Ambler, Pa.
N. W. Corner Butler Avenue & Main Street
Montgomery County
(Formerly Ambler Trust Co.)

2-11-56

Citizens & Southern National Bank of S,C. Charleston, 3. C.
National
Inman Office
Inman, S. C.
(Formerly Growers Bank • Trust Co.)
t
Spartanburg County

2-20-56

National Bank of Washington
Naches Branch
Second Street & Moxee Avenue
(Formerly Naches State Bank)

Tacoma, \ash.
Naches, T;ash.
Yakima County

National

2-13-56

Selah Branch
2 hast Naches Avenue
(Formerly Selah State Bank)

Selah, "'ash.
Yakima County

2-13-56

Yakima Valley Branch
202 West Yakima Avenue
(Formerly West Side National Bank)

Yakima, Wash.
Yakima County

2-13-56

Branches acquired by consolidation, absorption, etc.
First National Bank of Arizona
Acquired through merger and will
operate the three branches formerly
operated by Miners k Merchants
Bank, Bisbee, in Cochise County.




Phoenix, Ariz.

National

2- 6-56

Name and location of banks and branches

1 Class
| of bank

Date of
change

Branches acquired by consolidation,•absorption, etc, (Cont'd)
San Francisco, Calif. National
Crocker-Anglo National Bank
Acquired through consolidation and will
operate the forty-seven branches for• merly operated by Anglo California
National Bank, San Francisco, four in
Alameda County, one in Butoe, two in
Colusa, two in Contra Costa, one in
Fresno, three in Humboldt, four in
Kern, two in Kings, one in Merced, six
in Sacramento, eleven in Sen Francisco,
one in San Joaquin, one in San Mateo,
two in Santa Clara, one in Shasta, onu
in Siskiyou, one in Solano, one in
Stanislaus, one in Tehama, and one in
Yolo.

2-13-56

National Bank of vashington
Acquired through merger and will operate
the branch formerly operated by " est
Side National Bank, Yakima, in Yakima
County.

2-13-56

National

Branches discontinued
First-Stamford National Bank k Trust Co.
Bastside Office

Stanford, Conn.
32 Myrtle Avenue

N ational

Home State Bank
Paton Branch

Jefferson, Iowa
Paton, Iowa

Ins.non.

Security Bank
Northline Office

Lincoln Park, Mich.
Southgace, Mich,
(r. 0. tJyandotfce)

2- 1-56
2-1U-56
12-11-55

y " Changes in name or location of branches
/
Valley National Bank
Mesa Office
Name changed to —
Main Street Mesa Office




Phoenix, Ariz.
Mesa, Ariz.

National

2-21-56

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Name and location of banks and branches

Class | Date of
of bank | change

Changes in name or location of branches (Cont'd)
California Bank
-sSixth & Grand Office
Changed from
Changed to
Torrance Office
Moved from
Moved to

Los Angeles, Calif. Member
Los Angeles, Calif.
608 South Grand Avenue
S3h Vest Sixth Street
Torrance, Calif.
1329 6artori Avenue
II4O3 Jar tori Avenue

Security-First National Bank
Anaheim Branch
Moved from
Moved to

Los Angeles, Calif. National
Anaheim, Calif.
18)4 West Center Street
3h'J West Center Street

Bank of America,
Burbank Branch
Moved from
Moved to

San Francisco, Calif. National
Burbank, Calif.
221 No. San Fernando Blvd.
l O No. San Fernando Blvd.
il

T. k S. /.

2- 3-56

2- 3-56

2-20-56

2-27-56

Camarillo Branch
Moved from
Moved to

Cimarillo, Calif.
2It33 Ventura Blvd.
67 1 aim Drive

2-27-56

Oildale Branch
Moved from
Moved to

Oildale, Calif.
100 Minner Street
1700 North Chester Avenue

2-20-56

San Luis Obispo Branch
Moved from
Moved to

San Luis Obispo, Calif.
Higuera \ Garden Streets
995 Higuera Street

2- 6-56

Crocker-Anglo National Bank
Second and B Office
Name changed to —
San Mateo Office
Oakland Office
Name changed to —
13th and Franklin Office
*

San Francisco, Calif. National
San Mateo, Calif.

2-13-56

Oakland, Calif.

2-13-56

This change is due to a new entrance and does not represent any change in the
actual location.




-13~Class
of bank

Name and location of banks and branches

Date ol'
change

Changes in name or location of blanches (Cont'd)
First Western Bank & Trust Co.
Chico Office
Moved from
Moved to

San Francisco, Calif. Ins.non.
Chico, Calif.
321-325 Main Street
201 Broadway

New Haven
Dixwell
Moved
Moved

Ne'T Haven, Conn.
Nonins.
Hamden, Conn.
1208 Dixwell Avenue
12W Dixwell Avenue

Savings Bank
Avenue Branch
from
to

Third National Bank
West Nashville Office
Moved from
Moved to

Nashville, Tenn.

First National Bank
Ballou Park Office
Moved from
Moved to
__
_

Danville, Va.

National Bank of Commerce
Central Branch
Moved from
Moved to

Seattle, Wash.

National

hyOO Charlotte Avenue
h60h Charlotte Avenue
National

651 Ivest Main Street
725 '.eot iiain Street
National

501 Olive Street
500 Olive Way

2-13-56

2-15-56

2- 9-56

2-27-56

2-27-56

Banking facilities established at military and other Government
establishments through arrangements made by Treasury Department
Hartford National Bank & Trust Co.
U. S. Naval Submarine Base Facility

Hartford, Conn.
New London, Conn.

First National Bank
Greenville Air Force ! se Facility

Greenville, Miss.
National
Greenville Air Force
Base, Miss.

National

2-27-56
2- 9-56

Facility acquired by consolidation, absorption, etc.
First National Bank.of Arizona
Phoenix, /rix.
Acquired through merger and will
operate the facility formerly operated
by Miners k Merchants Bank, Bisbee,
in Cochise County




National
2- 6-56