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STATEMENT FOR THE PRESS
For immediate release
BANK DEBITS

Board of Governors
of the Federal Reserve System
February 20, 1937.

Debits to individual accounts, as reported by banks in leading cities for the
week ended February 17, which included only five business days in many of the re­
porting centers, aggregated $8,835,000,000, or 3 percent above the total reported
for the preceding week and 3 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 $8,155*090,000, compared, with $7,968,000,000
the preceding week and $7,976,000,000 the week ended February 19 of last year.
SUMMARY BY FEDERAL RESERVE DISTRICTS
Federal
Reserve
District
No, 1
2
3
4
5

6
7

8
9
10
11
12

Number
of centers
included

- Boston
- New York
- Philadelphia
- Cleveland
- Richmond
- Atlanta
- Chicago
- St, Louis
- Minneapolis
- Kansas City
- Dallas
- San Francisco

17
15
18
2?
24

26
4i

16

end e d
f e e k
Feb. 19,
Feb. 10,
Feb, 17,
1936
1937
1937
444,9 d2
524,398
465,137
4,166,169
4,255,109
3, 970,191
439, 91+
6
388,888
415,157
506,66S
563,901
503,195
241,789
271,477
294,942
201,710
212, 27-8
247,725
1,140,028
1 , 1538,450
1,103,090
206,834
247, 30s
225,649

141,906

233,467

257,827
189,941

274

TOTAL

132,220

18
29

139,637
277,051
206,791
725,062
8,835,402

8, 592,515

17

28

168,765
64s , 582

656,149
8,524,482

DEBITS BY BANKS III EACH REPORTING CENTER
Week ended
Feb. 17, 1937
DISTRICT NO. 1 - BOSTON
Bangor, Maine
Boston, Mass,
Brockton, Mass,
Burlington, Yt.
Fall River, Mass,
Hartford, Conn,
Holyoke, Mass,
Lowell, Mass,
Lynn, Mass,
Manchester, IT. H,
New Bedford, Mass,
New Haven, Conn,
Portland, Maine
Providence, R. I ,
Springfield, Mass,
Waterbury, Conn,
Worcester, Mass,
DISTRICT NO. 2 - HEW YORK
Albany, N. Y.
Binghamton, H. Y,
Buffalo, IT. Y.
Elmira, N. Y.
Jamestown, N. Y.
Montclair, IT. J .
Newark, N. J .
New York, N. Y.




3,247

354,792
3,997

2,195
4,921
39,718
2,874
3,682
4,428

3,349
4,700
17,183
7,977
34,493
15.738
7,695
13,409

28,792
4,731
65,104
3,738

3,212

4,394
76,247
3.675,759

Week ended
Feb. 17,1937
DISTRICT NO, 2 - NEW YORK (Cont’ d)
Northern New Jersey
41,087
Clearing House Assn.
Passaic, IT. J.
.6,649
Poughkeepsie, IT. Y.
3,540
25,824
Rochester, N. Y.
Stafford,Conn,
4,675
Syracuse, N. Y.
17.316 ■
Utica, IT. Y,
9,123 ''
DISTRICT NO, 3 - PHILADELPHIA
Allentown, Pa,
Altoona, Pa.
.
Camden, N. J,
Chester, Pa.
Harrisburg, Pa*
Hazleton, Pa*
Johnstown, ?a.
Lancaster, Pa,
Lebanon, Pa.
Norristown, Pa.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Reading, pa.
Scranton, Pa.
Trenton, N. j .
Wilke s~3arre, Pa,
Williamsport, Pa,
Wilmington, Del.
York, Pa,

6,033 \
2,323 x
10,421
3,031 \
8,293
2,683
3,620 ,
6,802
1,3"27
2,659
320,863

7,680
io,7S7
25,315
5,648
2,473
i4^4q

5,434
(B-806)

DEBITS BY BANKS IH EACH HEP0RTI1TG CENTER
__________
(In thousands of dollars)____________________ ______ 3 -S06a

Week ended
Feb. 17,1937

Week ended
Feb, ij, 1337
DISTRICT NO. 4 - CLEVELAND
Akron, Ohio
Butler, Pa.
Canton, Ohio
Cincinnati, Ohio
Cleveland, Ohio
Columbus, Ohio
Dayton, Ohio
Erie, Pa0
Franklin, Pa.
Greensburg, Pa,
Hamilton, Ohio
Homestead, Pa,
Lexington, Ky.
Lima, Ohio
Lorain, Ohio
Middletown, Ohio
Oil City, Pa.
Pittsburgh, Pa,
Springfield, Ohio
Steubenville, Ohio
Toledo, Ohio
Warren, Ohio
Wheeling, W, Va,
Youngstown, Ohio
Zanesville, Ohio
DISTRICT HO. 5 - RICHMOND
Asheville, IT. C,
Baltimore, Md.
Charleston, S. C.
Charleston, W. Va,
Charlotte, H. C,
Columbia, S.C.
Cumberland, Md.
Danville, Va,
Durham, H. C.
Greensboro, IT. C,
Greenville, S. C,
Hagerstown, Md.
Huntington, W. Va.
Lynchburg, Va.
Newport News, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Portsmouth, Va.
Raleigh, IT. C.
Richmond, Va.
Roanoke, Va.
Spartanburg, S. C.
Washington, D. C.
Wilmington,
C,
Winston-Salem^ IT. C.
DISTRICT HO. 6 - ATLAHTA
Albany, Ga,
Atlanta,Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Brunswick, Ga,
Chattanooga, Tenn,
Columbus, Ga.
Dothan, Ala.



16,36S
2 , 62S
S,0b7
SO,211
137,055
44,626
17,737
7*759
S63
1,489
2,593

659

6,754

2,822
1,16 7
2,196
2,370
168,705

3,257
2 , 60s
31,377

2,110
6,703

H,4o6
1,721
2,S3S
34,446

4,029
11,272
15,023

6,433
2,134

2.306
6 , 65s
4,723
5,137
1,964
4,717
3,421
2,223
11,6144

903

2,253
33,049
7,076
2,51S

61,562

2,374

10,103

1,137
42,097

4,199
20,467
672
9,249

3,628

849

DISTRICT HO. 6 - ATLAHTA (Cont’d)
Elberton, Ga,
274
1,366
Hattiesburg, Miss,
Jackson, Miss.
6,279
19,226
Jacksonville, Fla,
Knoxville* Tenn.
6,976
Macon, Ga.
3,91S
Meridian, Miss.
2,357
1 2 , 65s
Miami, Fla*
Mobile, Ala.
3,736
Montgomery, Ala.
5>226
ITashville, Tenn.
15,937
ITewnan, Ga,
552
Hew Orleans, La,
53,279
Pensacola, Fla,
2,202
Savannah, Ga,
6,333
Tampa, Fla,
7,631
Valdosta, Ga.
749
Vicksburg, Miss.
2,053
DISTRICT HO. 7 - CHICAGO
Adrian, Mich.
Aurora, 111,
Battle Creek, Mich.
Bay City, Mich.
Bloomington, 111.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Chaqpai gn-Urbana, 111.
Chicago, 111.
Clinton, Iowa
Danville, 111.
Davenpo r t, 10wa
Decatur, 111.
Des Moines, Iowa
Detroit, Mich.
Dubuque, Iowa
Elgin, 111.
Flint, Mich.
Fort Wayne, Ind.
Gary, Ind.
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Green Bay, Wis.
Hammond, Ind.
Indianapolis, Ind.
Jackson, Mich.
Kalamazoo, Mich,
. Lansing, Mich.
Manitowoc, Wis.
Mason City, Iowa
Milwaukee, Wis.
Moline, 111.
Muscatine, Iowa
Oshkosh, Wis,
Peoria, 111.
Rockford, 111.
Saginaw, Mich.
Sheboygan, Wis.
Sioux City, Iowa
South Bend, Ind,
Springfield, 111.
Terre Haute, Ind.
Waterloo, Iowa

’ 830
2,392

3,206
2,650

2,9 44
5,341

2,336
626,739

1,524
2,224
7,941
4,239
IS, 507

219,137
2,039
1,632
5,900

2,242
3,634
13,279
3,243
1,428
46,074
4,669
4,975
5,C35

1,492

2,134

69,535

2,00S
230
2,202

14,233
6,333

|Oud

3,554

7,221

7,317

5,112

4,512
3,694

DEBITS BY BAMS BT EACH REPORTING CEITER
(in thousands of dollars)________

Week ended
Feb. 17, 1937
DISTRICT 110. S - ST. LOUIS
East St, Louis & ITat*l
Stock Yards, 111.
7,769
Eldorado, Arlc„
925
Evansville, Ind.
5,252
Fort Smith, Ark,
3,100
Greenville, Miss*
1,225
Helena, Ark.
280
Little Rock, Ark.
8,102
Louisville, Zy.
U0,S 27
Memphis, Tenn.
29,442
Owensboro, Ky.
1,534
Fine Bluff, Ark.
1,5H
Quincy, 111.
1,869
St. Louis, Mo*
14-0,700
Sedalia, Mo.
U19
Springfield, Mo.
3,087
Texarkana,Ark. (See also Tex.)
660
DISTRICT 1 0# 9 - MINNEAPOLIS
1
Aberdeen, S. D.
Billings, Mont,
Dickinson, II. D.
Duluth, Minn.
Fargo, IT. D.
Grand Forks, H. D.
Helena, Mont,
Jamestown, II, D.
La Crosse, Wis.
Minneapolis, Minn.
Minot, N. D.
Red Wing, Minn.
St. Paul, Minn.
Sioux Falls, S. D.
South St. Paul*. Minn.
Superior* Wis,
Winona, Minn.
DISTRICT ITO. 10 - KANSAS CITY
Albuquerque, II # M.
Atchison, Kans^
Bartlesville, Okla.
Casper, Wyo.
Cheyenne, Wyo.
Colorado Springs, Colo.
Denver, Colo.
Enid, Okla.
Fremont, ITeb.
Grand Junction, Colo.
Guthrie, Okla,
Hutchinson, Kans.
Independence, Kans.
Joplin, Mo,
Kansas City, Kans.
Kansas City, Mo.
Lawrence, Kans.
Lincoln, Heb.
Muskogee, Okla.
Oklahoma City, Okla.
Okmulgee, Okla.
Note;

1,093

1,808

205

7,919
3,409
849

1,9 16

324
l,©92
73,727
723

417

35,191
3,396

4,521
869

1,372

3.234
s6s
6,816
1 ,2 1 2
1,805

3,751

36,923
2,323

459

673

4oo
3.234
. 652
2,426

3,5,63

73,247

ro
<'T
OOl
5,S75

f. 773
24,243

626

DISTEICT 110, 10 - KA1TSAS CITY (Oon^d)
Omaha, Heb.
31,531
Pittsburg, Kans,
.975
Pueblo, Colo.
3,677
St, Joseph,' Mo,
6,301
Topeka, Kans,
4,304
Tulsa, Okla.
42'731
Wichita, Kans,
11 , 21s
DISTRICT ITO. 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, IT. M.
San Antonio, Tex,
Shreveport, La.
Texarkana, Tex,
(See also Ark,)
Tucson, Ariz,
Tyler, Tex.
Waco, Tex.
Wichita Falls, Tex,

1,321
6,343
6,514
S35

60,020
6, 51s
i s , 7£1
7,9^3
52,009

1,656
732
l 6,os6
11,442
1,493
3,383

4,10S
.3,503
3,492

DISTRICT 110. 12 - SAIT FEAHCISOO
Bakersfield, Calif.
4,02S
Bellingham, .Wash.
1,555
Berkeley, Calif.
4,243
Boise, Idaho
3 , 25s
Eugene, Ore.
1,713
Everett, Wash,
1,209
Fresno, Calif.
6,490
Long Beach, Calif,
2,649
Los Angeles, Calif,
232,750
Oakland, Calif.
22,571
Ogden, Utah
4,060
Pasadena, Calif,
7,562
phoenix, Ariz.
9,630
Portland, Ore.
37,837
Reno, ITev.
2 ,12 7
Sacramento, Calif,
51,546
Salei?, Ore.
2,740
Salt Lake City, Utah
15,86s
San Bernardino, Calif,
2,357
San Diego, Calif.
13.114
San Francisco, Calif.
207, 722 .
San Jose, Calif.
5,217
Santa 3arbara, Calif,
2,721
Seattle, Wash.
48,350
Spokane, Wash,
10,342
Stockton, Calif.
4,647
Tacoma, Wash.
7,282
Walla Walla, Wash.
1,314
Yakima, Wash.
2 ,6SS

Revised figures for week ended February 10, 1937:
Huntington, W. Va., 3 , 370.




_____ 3-80ob
| Week ended
;Feb, 17 . 1937