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STATEMENT FOR THE PRESS
Board of Governors
of the Federal Reserve System
For immediate release
BANK DEBITS
April 17, 1937
Debits to individual accounts, as reported by banks in leading cities for the
week ended April 14, aggregated $8,335,000,000, or 11 percent below the total re­
ported for the preceding week and 5 percent above the total for the corresponding
week of last year.
Aggregate debits for the l4l cities for which a separate total has been main­
tained since January 1919 amounted to S 8
j? ,164,000,000, compared with $9,21-4,000,000
the preceding week and 07,811,000,000 the week ended April 15 of last year.
StMMARY BY FEDERAL RESERVE DISTRICTS
Federal
Reserve
District
No. 1 - Boston
2 - New York
3 - Philadelphia
4 - Cleveland
5 " Richmond
6 - Atlanta
7 - Chicago
8 - St, Louis
9 - Minneapolis
10 - Kansas City
11 - Dallas
12 - San Francisco
TOTAL

Number
of centers
included
17
15
18
25
23
26
4l
16
17
28
15
29
2,70

3
endec
W€ ek
Apr, 7,
1937
549,962
4,873,053
481,970
621,350
317,893
252,280
1,269,428
250,419
161,128
281,313
193,606
699,625
8,835,385
9,952,027

Apr. l4,
1937
495,321
4,003,616
411,928
601,309
287,906
239,298
1,216,279
246,217
152,072
291,895
186,220
703,324

Apr« 15,
1936
500,871
4,180,829
347,163
500,916
239,253
184,792
1,048,858
209,286
140,194
257,193
157,185
626,625
8,393,165

DEBITS BY BANKS IN EACH REPORTING CENTER
_________ (in thousands of dollars)________
Week ended
Week ended
Apr. l4, 1937
Apr. 14, 1937
DISTRICT NO. 1 - BOSTON
DISTRICT NO. 2 - NEW YORK (Cont*d)
Bangor, Maine
•Northern New Jersey
3,644
Boston, Mass,
Clearing House Assn.
326,014
41,478
Brockton, Mass.
Passaic, N. J.
3,780
5,067
Burlington, Vt,
Poughkeepsie, N. Y*
2,058
‘ 3,122
Fall River, Mass.
5,188
Rochester, N. Y,
28,110
Hartford, Conn,
Stamford, Conn.
43,910
3,743
Holyoke, Mass.
Syracuse, N. Y,
1.763
16,497
Lowell, Mass,•
Utica, N. Y.
3,530
8,088
Lynn, Mass,
4,4o6
Manchester, N. H.
DISTRICT NO. 3 - PHILADELPHIA
3,609
New Bedford, Mass.Allentown, Pa,
4,605
5,555
New Haven, Conn.
16,701
Altoona, Pa.
2,354
Portland, Maine
7,574
Camden, N. J,
9,519
Providence, R. I,
30,934
Chester, Pa.
3,170
Springfield, Mass,
16,464
Harrisburg, Pa,
9,743
Waterbury, Conn.
7.764
Hazleton, Pa.
3,0l4
Worcester, Mass.
13,377
Johnstown, Pa.
3,910
Lancaster, Pa.
6,256
DISTRICT NO. 2 - NEW YORK
Lebanon, Pa*
1,447
Albany, N. Y.
37,785
Norristown, Pa.
2,512
Binghamton, N. Y.
4,756
Philadelphia, Pa.
304,423
Buffalo, N. Y.
63,677
Reading, Pa.
7,545
Elmira, N. Y.
3,832
Scranton, Pa.
10,481
Jamestown, N. Y.
3,l4o
Trenton, N. J.
14,434
Montclair, N. J.
3,428
Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
5,285
Newark, N, J.
65,910
Williamsport, Pa.
2,528
New York, N. Y,
3,714,983
Wilmington, Del.
14,251
York, Pa,
5,501




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DEBITS BY BANKS III EACH REPORTING CEWTER
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(in thousands of dollars)________
Week ended
Week ended
Apr, 14, 1937
Apr, 14, 1937
DISTRICT HO. 4 - CLEVELAND
DISTRICT HO. 6 - ATLANTA (Cont’d)
Akron, Ohio
15,297
Elberton, Ga,
329
2,514
Butler, Pa.
Hattiesburg, Miss.
1,279
9,266
Canton, Ohio
Jackson, Miss.
6,4-20
Cincinnati, Ohio
83,015
’ Jacksonville, Fla.
19,775
146,310
Cleveland, Ohio
Knoxville, Tenn,
6,227
Columbus, Ohio
Macon, Ga.
3,806
50,551
Dayton, Ohio
Meridian, Miss.
2,398
18,387
Erie, Pa.
7,517
Miami, Fla,
10,484
657
Franklin, Pa,.
Mobile, Ala.
7,264
Greensburg, Pa,
1,652
Montgomery, Ala.
5,210
Hamilton, Ohio
2,939
Nashville, Tenn,
19,172
Homestead, Pa,
723
Nemanr Ga.
669
4,604
Lexington, Ky,
New Orleans, La,
50,248
Lima, Ohio
3,397
Pensacola, Fla,
1,990
Lorain, Ohio
1,232
Savannah, Ga.
7,913
Middletown, Ohio
Tampa, Fla.
6,958
■2,711
Oil City, Pa.
3,106
Valdosta, Ga.
857
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Vicksburg, Miss.
2,129
181,313
Springfield, Ohio
4,5^7
3,234
Steubenville, Ohio
DISTRICT NO. 7 - CHICAGO
941
Toledo, Ohio
30,721
Adrian, Mich.
Warren, Ohio
2,767
2,512
Aurora, 111.
(Wheeling, W. Va.
8,842
4,197
Battle Creek, Mich.
Youngstown, Ohio
13,957
2,827
Bay City, Mich.
Zanesville, Ohio
2,050
2,967
Bloomington, 111.
5,917
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
DISTRICT NO. 5 - RICHMOND
3,062
Champaign-Urbana, 111.
Asheville, N. C,
2,834
683,373
Chicago, 111.
Baltimore, Md.
84,028
1,762
Clinton, Iowa
Charleston, S. C.
2,268
. Danville, 111.
5,678
Charleston, W, Va.
10,717
Davenport, Iowa
Charlotte, N. C.
14,675
3,993
Decatur, 111.
7,674
Columbia, S. C.
2.0,133
Des Moines, Iowa
Cumberland, Md.
2,170
226,195
Detroit, Mich.
Danville, Va,
2,176
1,899
Dubuque, Iowa
Durham, N. C.
5,190
1,861
Elgin, 111.
Greensboro, N. C.
7,924
3,847
Flint, Mich.
Greenville, S. C.
5,315
8,409
Fort Wayne, Ind.
Hagerstown, Md.
2,029
5,327
• Gary, Ind.
4,188
Huntington, W, Va,
14,372
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Lynchburg, Va,
3,446
3,573
Green Bay, Wis.
Newport News, Va,
2,100
1,658
Hammond, Ind.
Norfolk, Va,
11,418
46,285
Indianapolis, Ind.
Portsmouth, Va,
885
3,682
Jacksoi.; I/ich.
Raleighj N. C.
7,804
4,867
Kalamazooj Mich.
Richmond, Va.
32,758
5,379
Lansing , Mich.
Roanoke, Va,
6,268
1,586
ManitoTsoe, Wis.
Spartanburg, S. C.
2,528
2,491
Maaor. City, Iowa
Washington, D, C„
64,785
71,362
Mil.7r.ukee, Wis.
Wilmington.. N. C,
2,519
2,392
Mol:'.ie, 111,,
Winston-Salem, N. G.
8,829
820
Muscatine* Iowa
2,600
Oshkosh j "is.
DISTRICT NO. 6 - ATLANTA
14,731
Peoria. TilAlbany, Ga,
6,697
1,233
Rockford., 111.
Atlanta, Ga.
41,954
5,446
Sag:U.av5 Mich.
Augusta, Ga.
4,613
3,730
Sheboygan> Wis,
Birmingham, Ala.
22,485
8,499
Sioux 01~y, Iowa
Brunswick, Ga„
590
9,167
South Bend, Ind.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
10,712
6,112
Springfield} I 11.
Columbus, Ga.
3,671
5,442
Terre Haute, Ind.
Dothan, Ala.
912
3,866
Waterloo, Iowa



DEBITS BY BANKS IN BACH REPOOTKi CENTER
Week ended
Apr. l4, 1937
DISTRICT NO. 8 - ST. LOUIS
East St. Lotils & Nat’l
8,523
Stock Yards, 111.
1,169
Eldorado, Ark.
7,146
Evansville, Ind.
2,818
Fort Smith, Ark.
1,086
Greenville, M ss.
406
Helena, Ark.
9,034
Little Rock, Ark.
39,125
Louisville, Ky.
30,194
Memphis, Tenn.
l,4o4
Owensboro, Ky.
3,542
Pine Bluff, Ark.
2,142
Quincy, 111.
135,000
St. Louis, Mo.
482
Sedalia, Mo.
3,530
Springfield, Mo.
Texarkana,Ark.(See also Tex.)
616
DISTRICT NO. 9 - MINNEAPOLIS
Aberdeen, S. D.
Billings, Mont,
Dickinson, N. D,
Duluth, Minn.
Fargo, N. D,
Grand Forks, N. D.
Helena, Mont.
Jamestown, N. Df •
La Crosse, Wis.
Minneapolis, Minn.
Minot, N. D.
Red Wing, Minn.
St. Paul, Minrt.
Sioux Falls, S.B.
South St. Paul, Minn.
Superior, Wis.
Winona, Minn.

1,065
2,191
282
9,605
3,909
1,063
2,151
372
2,831
83,836
1,025
439
33,513
3,466 •
3,785
975
1,564

DISTRICT NO. 10 - KANSAS i ITY
C
Albuquerque, N. M.
Atchison, Kans.
Bartlesville, Okla.
Casper, Wyo.
Cheyenne, Wyo,
Colorado Springs, Colo.
Denver, Colo.
Enid, Okla.
Fremont, Neb.
Grand Junction, Colo.
Guthrie, Okla.
Hut<3
hins©n, Ians*
Independence, Kans.
Joplin, Mo.
Kansas City, Kans.
Kansas City, Mo.
Lawrence, Kans.
Lincoln, Neb.
Muscogee, Okla.
Oklahoma City, Okla.
Okmulgee, Okla.

3,338
922
6,242
1,312
2,012
3,332
42,593
2,405
595
990
426
2,946
673
2,294
3,573
74,999 "
870
6,633
l,94o
25,747
605

DISTRICT NO. 10 - KANSAS CITY (Cont’d)
32,320
Omaha, Neb.
1,061
Pittsburg, Kans.
4,436
Pueblo, Colo.
6,681
St. Joseph, Mo*
4,445
Topeka, Kans.
47,716
Tulsa, Okla.
10,789
Wichita, Kans.
DISTRICT NO. 11 - DALLAS
Abilene, Tex,
Austin, Tex,
Beaumont, Tex.
Corsicana, Tex.
Dallas, Tex,
El Paso, Tex.
Fort Worth, Tex..
Galveston, Tex.
Houston, Tex.
Port Arthur, Tex,
Roswell, ii.M,
San Antonio, Tex.
Shreveport, La,
Texarkana, Tex.
(See also Ark.)
Tucson, Ariz.'
Tyler, Tex,
Waco, Tex.
Wichita Falls, Tex.

1,808
7,733
5,521
723
56,079
19,749
5,483
. 45,987
1,982
17,852
10,780
1,526
3,433
3,387
4,177

DISTRICT HO. 12 - SAN FRANCISCO
4,135
Bakersfield, Calif,
1,763
Bellingham, Wash.
4,660
Berkeley, Calif.
3,945
Boise, Idaho
2,201
Eugene, Ore.
2,805
Everett, Wash.
6,212
Fresno, Calif,
8,659
Long Beach, Calif.
229,204
Los Angeles, Calif.
23,200
Oakland, Calif,
3,011
Ogden, Utah
6,959
Pasadena, Calif.
10,211
Phoenix, Ariz.
39,620
Portland, Ore.
2,865
Reno, Nev.
18,061
Sacramento, Calif.
3,197
Salem, Ore.
16,797
Salt Lake City, Utah
2,607
San Bernardino, Calif.
.
13,859
San Diego, Galif.
039,244
San Francisco, Calif.
5,251
San Jose, Calif.
3,504
Santa Barbara, Galif.
Seattle, Wash,
12,902
Spokane, Wash.
4,918
Stockton, Calif.
8,388
Tacoma, Wash.
1,482
Walla Walla, Wash.
3,216
Yakima, Wash.

Note» Revised figures for week ended April 7, 1937»
Houston, Texas, 52,410.



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Week ended
Aprt 14,1937