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Form FR-285
For immediate release

STATEMENT FOR THE PRESS
Board of Governors
of the Federal Reserve System
BANK DEBITS
January 15, 1938.

Debits to individual accounts, as reported by banks in leading cities for the
week ended January 12, aggregated $7,643,000,000, or 24 percent below the total re­
ported for the preceding week, which included only five business days, and 19 per­
cent below 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 $7,010,000,000, compared .with $9,259,000,000
the preceding week and $8,746,000,000 the week ended January 13, of last year.
SUMMARY BY FEDERAL RESERVE DISTRICTS .
(in thousands of dollars)
5
endec
Wt e k
Number
Federal
Jan, 5,
Jan, 12,
of centers
Reserve
1938
District
included
1938
542,311
17
398,149
No, 1 - Boston
4,475,996
3,435,791
2 - New York
15
528,756
18
352,271
3 - Philadelphia
651,436
485,077
4 - Cleveland
25
24
333,810
279,489
5 - Richmond
302,962
6 - Atlanta
222,757
25
4l
1,029,564
1,392,111
7 - Chicago
276,044
16
220,054
8 - St. Louis
167,018
144,644
9 ~ Minneapolis
17
320,496
10 - Kansas City
28
256,731
270,802
11 - Dallas
18
188,462
756,219
629,641
12 - San Francisco
29
7,642,630
10,017,961
TOTAL
273

.... .
Jan. 13,
1937
516,087
4,473,151
436,500
595,164
309,426
243,727
1,314,186
247,121
155,869
268,526
180,699
709,225
9,449,681

DEBITS BY BANKS IN EACH REPORTING CENTER
(in thousands of dollars)_________
Week ended
Week ended
Jan. 12, 1938
Jan. 12, 1938
DISTRICT NO. 2 - NEW YORK (Cont’d)
DISTRICT NO, 1 - BOSTON
Northern New Jersey
Bangor, Maine
2,787
Clearing House Ass'n.
36,653
Boston, Mass,
246,252
Passaic, N. J.
5,498
Brockton, Mass,
3,232
Poughkeepsie, N. Y,
3,197
Burlington, Vt,
2,423
Rochester, N. Y.
27,574
Fall River, Mass,
3,556
Stamford, Conn.
4,025
Hartford, Conn,
41,969
Syracuse, N. Y,
16,429
Holyoke, Mass,
2,331
Utica, N. Y.
7,204
Lowell, Mass,
3,088
Lynn, Mass.
4,031
DISTRICT NO. 3 “ PHILADELPHIA
'
Manchester, N. H.
3,192
Allentown, Pa. .
5,812
New Bedford, Mass,
3,344
Altoona, Pa.
2,600
New Haven, Conn,
16,646
Camden, N. J.
9,106
Portland, Maine
8,048
Chester, Pa.
2,579
Providence, R, I,
26,691
Harrisburg, Pa.
7,861
Springfield, Mass,
14,095
Hazleton, Pa.
2,605
Waterbury, Conn.
4,636
Johnstown, Pa.
Worcester, Mass,
11,828
Lancaster, Pa.
Lebanon, Pa,
1,296
DISTRICT NO. 2 - NEW YORK
Norristown, Pa.
2,051
Albany, N. Y.
28,114
Philadelphia, Pa.
247,889
Binghamton, N. Y,
4,212
Reading, Pa.
7,158
Buffalo, N. Y.
52,896
Scranton, Pa.
10,305
Elmira, N. Y.
3,377
Trenton, N. J.
Jamestown, N. Y,
2,710
Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
4,899
Montclair, N, J.
3,729
Williamsport, Pa.
2,129,
Newark, N. J,
65,200
Wilmington, Del.
19,058
New York, N. Y.
3,174,973
York, Pa.
4,712



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DEBITS BY BANKS IN EACH REPORTING CENTER
(in thousands of dollars)________
Week ended
Week ended
Jan. 12, 1938
Jan. 12, 1938
DISTRICT NO. 6 - ATLANTA (Cont’d)
DISTRICT NO. 4 - CLEVELAND
Elberton, Ga.
248
12,037
Akron, Ohio
Hattiesburg, Miss.
992
2,461
Butler, Pa.
Jackson, Miss,
4,578
Canton, Ohio
7,675
Jacksonville,Fla,
15,033
Cincinnati, Ohio
70,421
Knoxville, Tenn,
7,764
115,378
Cleveland, Ohio
Macon, Ga,
3,064
46,432
Columbus, Ohio
Meridian, Miss,
2,013
15,050
Dayton, Ohio
Miami, Fla,'
10,689
5,956
Erie, Pa.
Mobile, Ala,
8,544
Franklin, Pa.
717
Montgomery, Ala,
4,809
1,517
GreensDurg, Pa.
Nashville, Tenn,
18,837
Hamilton, Ohio
2,575
Newnan, Ga,
408
669
Homestead, Pa,
New Orleans, La,
47,190
12,889
Lexington, Ky.
Pensacola,Fla,
3,059
Lima, Ohio
Savannah, Ga,
6,450
1,090
Lorain, Ohio
Tampa, Fla,
6,505
1,776
Middletown, Ohio
Valdosta, Ga.
890
2,105
Oil City, Pa.
Vicksburg, Miss,
2,124
132,343
Pittsburgh, Pa.
4,046
Springfield, Ohio
DISTRICT NO. 7 - CHICAGO
2,084
Steubenville, Ohio
Adrian, Mich.
791
25,347
Toledo, Ohio
Aurora, 111,
2,255
2,071
Warren, Ohio
Battle Creek, Mich.
2,604
6,265
Wheeling, W. Va,
Bay City, Mich.
2,293
9,339
Youngstown, Ohio
Bloomington, 111,
3,122
1,775
Zanesville, Ohio
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
5,784
ChampaignrUrbana, 111.
3,216
DISTRICT NO. 5 - RICHMOND
Chicago, 111.
595,267
2,942
Asheville, N. C.
Clinton, Iowa
1,198
78,020
.Baltimore, Md,
Danville, 111.
2,121
3,979
Charleston, S. C.
Davenport, Iowa
4,685
11,556
Charleston, W. Va,
Decatur, 111,
4,170
10,833
Charlotte, N. C.
Des Moines, Iowa
27,225
6,753
Columbia, S. C,
Detroit, Mich,
160,668
1,735
Cumberland, Md.
Dubuque, Iowa
1,994
2,223
Danville, Va.
Elgin, 111.
l,54l
6,107
Durham, N. C.
Flint, Mich.
5,766
4,079
Greensboro, N. C.
Fort Wayne, Ind.
7,527
4,922
Greenville, S. C.
Gary, Ind.
3,346
1,768
Hagerstown, Md.
Grand Rapids, Midi.
10,749
3,134
Huntington, W. Va.
Green Bay., Wis.
3,071
4,006
Lynchburg, Va.
Hammond, Ind.
1,483
1,948
Newport News,Va.
Indianapolis, Ind,
45,966
10,749
Norfolk, Va.
Jackson, Mich.
2,791
920
Portsmouth, Va.
Kalamazoo, M ch,
4,037
9,310
Raleigh, N. C,
Lansing, Mich,
4,579
34,458
Richmond, Va.
Manitovioc, Wis,
1,479
5,384
Roanoke, Va,
Mason City, Iowa
2,292
2,045
Spartanburg, S. C.
Mlwaukee, Wis,
54,647
60,268
Washington, D. C.
Moline, 111.
1,662
2,447
Wilmington, N. C,
Muscatine, Iowa
657
9,903
Winston-Salem, N. C.
Oshkosh, Wis,
2,084
Peoria, 111,
13,015
DISTRICT NO. 6 - ATLANTA
Rockford, 111.
5,163
1,255
Albany, Ga.
Saginaw, M ch.
4,409
39,847
Atlanta, Ga,
Sheboygan, Wis.
3,122
3,753
Augusta, Ga.
Sioux City, Iowa
9,381
20,360
Birmingham, Ala,
South Bend, Ind.
8,851
638
Brunswick, Ga,
Springfield, 111,
5,676
13,210
Chattanooga, Tenn,
Terre Haute, Ind.
5,143
2,827
Columbus, Ga.
Waterloo, Iowa
3,734
729
Dothan, Ala.




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DEBITS BY BANKS IN EACH REPORTING CENTER
_________________ . ________________ (in thousands of dollars)_________
__
Week ended
Jan. 12, 1938
DISTRICT NO. 8 - ST. LOUIS
East St. Louis &Nat*l
Stock Yards, 111.
7,280
Eldorado, Ark.
1,143
7,286
Evansville, Ind.
Fort Smith, Ark.
. 3,233
1,244
Greenville, Miss,
Helena, Ark.
453
7,184
Little Rock, Ark.
Louisville, Ky.
36,283
Memphis, Tenn,
31,145
1,818
Owensboro, Ky.
Pine Bluff, Ark.
2,253
Quincy, 111.
1,865
St. Louis, Mo*
114,700
Sedalia, Mo.
509
Springfield, Mo.
3,062
Texarkana,Ark. (See also Tex.)
$96
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. D*
La Crosse, U s*
Minneapolis,Minn*
Minot, N. D*
Red Wing , Minn.
St. Paul, Minn.
Sioux Falls, S. D.
South St. Paul, Minn.
Superior, Wis.
Winona, Minn,
DISTRICT NO. 10 - KANSAS CITY
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.
Hutchinson, Kane.
Independence, Kans.
Joplin, Mo.
Kansas City, Kans.
Kansas City, Mo.
Lawrence, Kans.
Lincoln, Neb.
Muskogee, Okla.
Oklahoma City, Okla*
Okmulgee, Okla*
Notet

1,076
1,802
218
10,046
• 3,958
1,062
2,295
348
1,642
70,700
842
450
37,560
4,750
5,390
913
1,592
3,499
744
5,680
1,565
1,869
2*561
32,294
2,789
570
847
417
2,687
801
2,315
3,465
64,833
993
6,402
1,589
25,395
649

Week ended
Jan. 12, 1938

DISTRICT NO. 10 - KANSAS CITY (Cont’d)
33,316
Omaha, Neb.
969
Pittsburg, Kans.
3,585
Pueblo, Colo.
St, Joseph, Mo.
7,075
5,0-41
Topeka, Kans.
33,321
Tulsa, Okla.
11,460
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, N. M.
San Antonio, Tex.
Shreveport, La.
Texarkana, Tex.
(See also Ark,)
Tucson, Ariz.
Tyler, Tex.
Waco, Tex.
Wichita Falls, Tex,
DISTRICT NO. 12 - SAN FRANCISCO
Bakersfield, Calif.
Bellingham, Wash.
Berkeley, Calif.
Boise, Idaho
Eugene, Ore,
Everett, Wash,
Fresno, Calif.
Long Beach, Calif.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Oakland, Calif.
Ogden, Utah
Pasadena, Calif.
Phoenix, Ariz.
Portland, Ore.
Reno, Nev.
Sacramento, Calif.
Salem, Ore.
Salt Lake City, Utah
San Bernardino, Calif.
San Diego, Calif.
San Francisco, Calif.
San Jose, Calif.
Santa Barbara, Calif.
Seattie,Wash.
Spokane, Wash.
Stockton, Calif.
Tacoma, Wash.
Walla Walla, Wash.
Yakima,Wash.

1,741
7,542
5,615
761
52,299
6,885
16,845
5,406
44,896
2,632
943
15,667
13,075
1,061
2,890
2,765
3,212
4,227
5,063
1,652
5,362
4,581
1,892
2,050
8,314
8,338
196,963
24,146
3,267
7*774
9,963
34,013
2,595
28,562
3,815
17,446
2,776
13,375
172,485
6,139
3,315
39,866
10,217
4,918
6,770
1,390
2,594

Bank debits not previously reported for week ended January 5 , 1938?
Hagerstown, Md*, 2,180.