View original document

The full text on this page is automatically extracted from the file linked above and may contain errors and inconsistencies.

STATEMENT FOB THE PRESS
fKe leased for publication
, Sunday morning, Apr i I J ;
not earlier.

st .1295
Federal Be serve Board
April £, 1921♦
BAM DEBITS

Volume of "business, as measured by debits to individual account, shows
a reduction frcm $7, 5 % , 000,000 for the week ending March 23 to &6, 464, 000,000
for the week ending March 30* These debits are reported to the Federal Reserve
Banks for banks in 157 of the country's leading clearing house centers* Smaller
figures for the most recent week are shown for all the larger centers, except
Boston, the decrease for New York City alone being Jpy-ft 000,000, or about "JO per
cent of the total decrease. The smaller volume/ior the week under review may
be due in part to the observance of Good Friday as a Holiday in sane of the
centers.
As compared with the corresponding week in 1920, debits for the week
under review were analler by $3 ,1 4 9 ,0 0 0 , 000, or about 33 per cent, substantial
reductions being shown for all the leading centers, except Los Angeles * For
New York City alone the figures for the week under review were smaller than those
for the corresponding week in 192 O by $1,927,000,000, or about 38 per cent.
DEBITS
__________ :____ _______
Federal
Re serve
District

TO INDIVIDUAL ACCOUNT AT CLEARING- HOUSE BANKS
SUMMARY BY FEDERAL RESERVE DISTRICTS_____________
.___
iNumber ofl
Week ending
I centers
March 23, 1921 | March 3 1 ,1920
March 30, I 92I
included
(In thousands of doll ers)
No. 1 Boston
14
^ 7 ,3 9 2
333,877
3^1,573
2 New York
7
5,196,609
3,250,15S
3,371,
3 Philadelphia
12
330,486
364,705
*+27,957
4 Cleveland
lU
560,045
447,419
491,200
5 Richmond
7
137,947
l4q,o69
172,5S3
6 Atlanta
15
25S , 03S
15^,735
174,083
7 Chicago
793, ^72
875,216
1 , 168,760
23
8 St. Louis
5
152,171
172 , 62s
227,260
9 Minneapolis
11
99,621
123 , 257
152,873
10 Kansas City
16
208,790
236,777
323,736
11 Dallas
124,963
137,006
152,700
13
12 San Francisco
20
^30,520
506,477
505,325
Total

157

6, * 6U, 159
*

7, 5^3 , s4o

9,613,278

REPORTING CENTERS BY FEDERAL RESERVE DISTRICTS
(In thousands of dollars)
DISTRICT No. 1 - BOSTON
Bangor
3,327
3,611
3,165
Boston
(* 216 , 886)
278, 073 (* 207,19*0 274,1
305, s6s
Fall River
5,036
9,778
5, 1
Hartford
16 ,623
18,602
22, 17 s
Holyoke
2,709
3,625
Lowell
3,989
5,^29
Manche ster
4,oo6
5,337
5 ,123
New Bedford
4,74o
5,3J
46
8, 883
New Haven
17,622
18 ,245
13,027
Portland
6,929
7,602
7,520
Providence
27,831
29 ,630
37,815
Springfield
11,268
l4 , 606
13,635
. Watsrbury
5,578
*U1'4
6,732
Worcester
14,961
13,192
17,979
DISTRICT No. 2 - NEW YORK
A1 bany
Binghamton
Buffalo
New York
Passaic
Rochester
Syracuse



24 ,058
, 3,198
4 s ,897

3 , 133,090
4,014
24, 774
12,127

24 ,166
3,5\2
53,284
3 ,8 4 4 ,64i

18,309

4,211
64 ,718

5 , 060,233

M

25
28,130
13,261

*Debits of banks which submitted reports in 1920.

5,313

28,165
15,660

St,1895-a
DEBITS TO INDIVIDUAL ACCOUNT AT CLEARING HOUSE BANKS
: ___________________ Week ending________
j____March 30.1921__ : March 23.1921 : March 31.1920
(In thousands of dollars.)
DISTRICT NO. 3 - PHILADELPHIA
Altoona
3,701
2,963
3,187
Chester
4,127
5,076
5,oi*
Harri sburg
6,119
5,750
3,172
Johnstown
i+,i+83
5,0*7
5,215
Lancaster
8,672
5,790
5,695
Philadelphia
252,762
290,036
350,158
Reading
5,979
7,957
Scranton
l!+
,61+l+
14,823
15,098
Trenton
10,500
9,753
11,313
Wilkes-Barre
8, 0 1
1+
9,125
8,721
Williamsport
l+,500
*,059
3,719
Wilmington
8,829
6,705
7,153
York
<+,102
*,369
*,725
DISTRICT NO. * - CLEVELAND
Akron
Cincinnati
Cleveland
Columbus
Dayton
Erie
Greensburg
Lexington
Oil City
Pittsburgh
Springfield
Toledo
Wheeling
Youngstown
DISTRICT NO, 5 - RICHMOND
Baltimore
Charleston
Charlotte
Columbia
Greenville, S,C,
Huntington
Norfolk
Raleigh
Ri chmond
Washington
Wilmington
DISTRICT NO. 6 - ATLANTA
Atlanta
Augusta
Birmingham
Chattanooga
Jacksonville
Knoxville
Macon
Mobile
Montgomery
Nashville
New Orleans
Pensacola
Savannah
Tampa
Vi cksburg




12,365
5*,758
120, 1+
19
28 ,1+27
11,879
5,898
3 ,9 %
5,101
1,995
158,9*5
3,960
20 ,852:
8,1*40
10,731

85,685
*,723
*,97*
*,37*
2,283

12,797
65,9*9
12 l+,76*
29,880

12,158
6 , *97

*,809

5,820
2,919
173,251
*,027
26, 1+17

8,023
13,889
91,916
5,871

5,365
4, 56s

29,572
*,71*

3,132
5,509
13,039
3,800
24,510
35,0*0
*,727

20,055
*,079
12,535
7,508

24,082
l+,896
15,039
8,707

5,130

12,607
l+,200
21 ,3SU

10,189

5,559
3 , *86
5,918
3,ooi+
17,797
1
*8,220
1,120
8 ,1*98

5,635
1,132

10,825

6 , 1+
26
3 ,s6i

5,805
3,173
18,950
53,*66

1*307
9,8*3
6 , 1+
30
1,273

19,386
§7,7*8
173,856
26,370
12,112

7,151
i+ 1 1+
,+6
5,653
2 , 72s
190,172

3,162

30,127
i o ,n 4

17,020
98,509
11,290
8,776
7 , 1+ 9
6
—
18, *13
3,900
24, 226
-

33,o*o
12,388

15,773
9,893

13,966
6,620
7,961

10,292
5,223
25 ,80*
83 ,681+
2 , 2l+
l
22,718

6,61+8
1,787

DEBITS TO INDIVIDUAL ACCOUNT AT CLEARING HOUSE BANKS
S t ,189 5b
Week ending
March "51.1920
March 50.1921
March 23.19 ^
(In thousands cf C'-G i..s clr s ,)
DISTRICT NO. 7 - CHICAGO
Bay City
2 , 638
2,5S8
3.707
2.4gQ
Bloomington
2,481
3,775
Cedar Rapids
i o ,561
10^635
9,530
Chicago
766,881
562,019
521,575
Davenport
6, a i
7,65S
8,339
Decatur
5,094
3,068
3,15 s
Des Moines
24,039
16,766
1 6 ,418
Detroi t
146,054
100,898
86,123
Dubuque
3,346
3,082
2,883
Flint
1 0 ,4 /6
3,623
4,439
Ft. Wayne
6,610
7,516
5,970
Grand Rapids
18,867
16,017
17,645
Indianapolis
26,495
36,4i4
3 0,4i4
Jackson
3,062
3,243
2.707
Kalamazoo
3,630
5,627
4,605
Lansing
6,982
4,003
5,790
Milwaukee
59,882
41,577
5^,929
Moline
2,002
2,229
Peoria
11,683
8^203
7,173
Rockford
4 ,652
6,817
4,719
Sioux City
1 2 , 974,
17,696
11,139
South Bend
2,9 84
5,112
4,266
Springfield, 1 1 1 .
5,960
6 >122
5,507
Waterloo
2,526
4,372
2,907
DISTRICT NO. 8 - ST. LOUIS '
East St. Louis and Nat*l Stock Yardb 7,4l8
7,466
Evansville
4,407
4*4l3
Little Rock
8,622
7*483
Louisville
(*19,690) 25,419 (*24,366)33,683
Memphis
17,110
20,800
Quincy
2,443
2,^10
St. Louis(*102.342) 113, 525(^ 1 1 5 , 566) 128,575
Springfield, Mo.
2,602
■2,435
DISTRICT NO. 9 - MINNEAPOLIS
Aberdeen
Billings
Dulu th
Fargo
Grand Forks
Great Falls
Helena
Minneapolis
St. Paul
Sioux Falls
Superior
Finona
DISTRICT NO. 10 - KANSAS CITY
Atchison
Bartlesville
Cheyenne
Colorado Springs
Denver
Joplin
Kansas City, Kans.
Kansas City, Mo.
Muskogee
Oklahoma City
Omaha
Pueblo
St. Joseph
Topeka
Tul sa
Wichita



5,596
10,031
32,234
34,988
l 4 4 ,4 n

1,473
1,508

1,573
2,442

12,040
2,611
1,039
1,54s

16,423
2,866

l,95S

2,081

20,453

65,990
29,409

76,032

3,719

4 , 50 0

38,339
7,412

1,458

1,717
937

2,072
1,326

1,300

545
4 ,o n
2,430
3,191

1,400

11,109
2,042
997
1/457
1,467
54,499

1,020

1,200
2,021
1,686
2,131
28,413
1,824
3,325
59,107
3,892'
1 7 ,6 a
38,877
^,335
14,486
2,537
19,467
7,868
♦Debits of banks which submitted

2,697
1,202
2,992
31,670
1,999
3,712
71,281

5,818

1,583

2,297

51,021
4,037
4,537

85,050
6,013

18,882
4- , S69
2
4,742
14,957
3,426
20,370

5,571
31,281

8,860

11,910

19,769

66,459
4,823

23,088

reports in 1920'.

.DEBITS TO INDIVIDUAL ACCOUNT AT CLEARING HOUSE BANKS
Week ending
Margk. 10, gAjL-L.. ffigron, f ? * 7 .*+.___L _
1
9
, 2
1
,» , . ^1
(In thousands of dollars)
DISTRICT NO. 11 - DALLAS
Albaquerque
Austin
Beaumont
Dallas
El Paso
Ft, Worth
Galveston
Houston
San Antonio
Shreveport
Texarkana, Texas
Tucson
Waco

so4
2,465
2 , 84s

29,621
7,^05
20 , 4l 0
17,674
26,322
5,910
5 ,sHo

1,023
1,269
2,872

DISTRICT NO. 12 - SAN FEANCISCO
Berkeley
2,252
Boise
1,862
Fresn*
8,738
Long Beach
5,204
Los Angeles
92,979
Oakland
18,293
Ogden
3,011
Pasadena
5,001
Portl and
30 ,382
Reno
2,180
Sacramento
10,524
Salt Lake City
14,895
San Diego
7,309
San Francisco
171,072
San Jose
3,591
Seat tie
29,402
Spokane
9,234
Stockton
3,742
Tacoma
8,24s
Yakima
2,101




st.isqs-c
j.ggp.

1,563
3,105

1,763

3,593
34,151
7,559

4,339

23,100
16,396
27,934
6 , 1+98

6,991
1 ,3 5 4

1,455
3,307

2,923
2,427
9.998
5,436

2,315
39,172

9,467
23,198
7,935
38,819
7,779
9,874
1,818
1,596
4,125

2,194
2,975
9>2»5
5,167

105,800

89,409

18,332

19,510
4,043
5,605
43,778
2,821

3 ,2 17
6,113
34 , 86s
2,567
12,350
15,208
S,025
213,338
3,804
32,403
11,902
4,770
10,755
a, 24i

12,183

18,914

8,011
198,401

4,526
47 , 31 s
11,661
4,973

11,3 25
3,306