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LIBRARY OF THE FEDERAL
RESERVE BANK OF CLEVELAND

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BOARD OP GOVERNORS/OF THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM

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June 13, 1947

.. P ^ A R I ^ i ; S X O f f i SAKS BY CITIES
.
Percentage Change from Corresponding period a Year Ago
Week ending

M<jnth of
April 1/
I

Jan."Mar;

UNITED STATES v.
•
c. <
• • •
Boston D i s t r i c t
New Haven
Boston
Springfield
Providence , • • , .
New York D i s t r i c t
Newark .
Buffalov."
New York .
Rochester
Syracuse

o

Federal •Reqei've d i s t r i c t '
"and city •'
'

J

May 17 May 24 May 31 Juije 7

' +12

+ 5

+13

+11

+13

+12

Conn,
Mass,

1+14|TT
+16 '
! + 6"

R-fc -I *•.. •

• + ^

+
+
-

+12
+ 8
+15
+ 6
+ 9

- +17
+ 8
+22
+ 9
+ 8

+14
r r
+18
+12
+10

+18
+17"
+2.1
+ 8
+ 9

:

2
6
3
2"
3

+ 2

»

' +12
ITT
:
+ 7
' +13
; +13
: +18:

Philadelphia D i s t r i c t
Philadelphia
Pa.

• +15
+16

+ 8
+ 8

+15
+13"

Cleveland D i s t r i c t :
Akron
Cincinnati
Cleveland
Columbus
Toledo Pittsburgh

Pa.

: +12 "
)+ 5
i +12
; +io ;
: +io
i +13
(+14

+ 5
+11
+ 2
+ 4
+ 3
+ 3 .
+ 2

+12
+ 5.
+18
+11
+ 7
+ 6
+12

D. C.
Md.

:+ 7
;+ 4 !
i+8 f

+ 2
r r
- 2

+ 8
+ 7
+11

+ 5
T?
+ 6

+ 4
•'+ 8
+ 8
•
• +"7 r; "+ 2 " ' +14
+13
+ 5
. , +14
.
+ 4
+ 2
3
+ 5
+13
+13
+ 3
•. + 2
+ 2

• +12
+20
+ 1
+1S
+10
1
+ 9'

N.J,
N;:Y.

Ohio

Richmond D i s t r i c t
Washington
Baltimore
;• o."
Atlanta D i s t r i c t
'Birmingham
•Miami
Atlanta
New Orleans
Nashville

Ala, .
iFla • •
Ga.e
La. •
Tenn.

Chicago D i s t r i c t
Chicago
Indianapolis
Detroit
Milwaukee

111.
Ind,
Mich.
Wis.




••

. +12.
+10.
+ 7
+12
+ 8

~~0

+
+
+

.

9"
1
8
9

+. 7
+ 3
+10
+ 7
- 1

+ 8
- TT
+16 + 6
+17 :
+20 -

+26
#42"
+19
+15
+ 3

+ 9
+11
^ 6 . •*T
+18
+11
+ 8
+11
+"9
+21
+18
+21
+13
+13"

+22
+24

' +12
+15
+ 3
+ 2
+11
+13
+11
+12
+ 6
+10
+11:., ..+22 :
+16
+20 :

+12
+IT
' + 9
+13
+12

+12
+12

"

+ 7
=T
..+ .9;
+ 3
• '+ 4
+ 4

+15
r ~

r+10
+17
+13
+12

+ ?

.

+11
• + 4
+10
' +10

+13

'• + 9
+10

+11
+10
+18
+11
+13

+ 6
0
+12
+ 5
+ 3
+ 4.
+ 8

+ 3

• + •7"
0
+ 5
+ 3
+ 8 ' * 3

+ 8
+13. .. + . 6 . . .
+18"
+19
+19
+ 6
+16
+ia.
+ 3
r+ 2 ;
2
+ 6
+ 5
+17
+ 7
+13 "• +32
"
+i5 : r+1/5
+13" •" ? l T
+ 8
+13
+18
+26
+15
+12

+14:
+ff
+7
+11
+16

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Federal Reserve d i s t r i c t
and c i t y
••St. Louis D i s t r i c t
L i t t l e Rock
Louisville
S t . Louis
Memphis
Minneapolis D i s t r i c t
Minneapolis
S t . Paul
Duluth-Superior
Kansas City D i s t r i c t
Denver
Wichita
Kansas City
S t . Joseph
Oklahoma City
Tulsa
Dal]ss D i s t r i c t
^ D-.l':jus-.
F^rt- Worth
Houston
• San Antonio

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TpBE SALES, BY CITIES (Continued)
FED^EPARTME^
Percentage Change"from Corresponding Period a Year Ago

:

Ark. '
Ky.
Mo.
Tenn.

!" '

COIO.:
Kans. |
Mo. :
Okla.

Tex. •

San Francisco D i s t r i c t
•.03 Angeles Area
Calif.
Oakland
San Francisco
Portland
Ore.;
Salt Lake City
Utah;
Seattle
Wash.
r—Revised.

•Apri).-1/ Kay 10 my
"

+10 '
• + 3
+11
+12
+ 6
+17
+12"
+21
+13

"&Wis .

. Week ending

Month of

^

+.6
+ 6 '
+ 7
- 2
.

+12
•• +..3
+ 6
+13
+14

+12
+ 5
+15
+ 6

+19 ' ' +20
+ 7 _+ 4
+20 , +53
+19
+1-1
+14

+20
0
+33
• +20
+16

+ 9
+ 3
+16
+ 6
+ 8

(Not a v a i l a b l e f o r p u b l i c a t i o n )

+ 9v
+25
- 3'
+10
+ 6
+ 5
+ 6

+ 6
+10
- 6
+11
+14
+ 2
+ 1

+14
+20
* t'9
+14
+ 5
+ 8
+10

+ 9
+ 5
+ 7
+20 + 9•
•

+ 3
- 3
+ 3
+ 4
+10

+13
+12
+15
. +14
+11

+ 4
+ 1
0
- 1
+ 7
+ 3
. 0

+11
+19

+14
+15
+10
+10
+16
+13
+10

17 May- 24- m y 31 •June 7

4

+ 6
+10
; + 9
' 0

+ 8
+ 9
+11
+14
- 4
+ 6

+6
+13
- 4
+ 4
+11
+ 6
+ 6'

r+ 8
+ 5
+ 2
+10
+12
+ 6
+15

+ 6
+10

+ 8
+T
+ 4 ;
+16
+21

+ 6
+ 9
- 2
+11
r+15
+ 5
+22
+20 • +12

+ 5
+ 1
+ 8
+12
+ 2

+12

-

+ 7
'+ 9'
+11
+14
+10
0
- 1
+ 3' '
0 • +'€ •
+ 2

+ 3
+T
'+ 1
-10
+10
+11
+10

+10
+17"
+ 6
+16

0
0

— 3
+16
+ 1
- 4

Data not a v a i l a b l e , •
ago ' r e f l e c t i n p a r t the f a c t t h a t l a s t
year Easter was on April 21, while t h i s year i t was on April 6 . 'For t h i s
reason i t i s estimated t h a t i n comparison w i t h * l a s t year allowance should be
made f o r an i n c r e a s e ' i n sales of-about 3 per _,cent f o r the month of March as a
whole and f o r a corresponding decrease f o r the month of April a s ' a whole.
Th<?' largfe^lncrease f o r t h i s week; r e f l e c t s i n p a r t the f a c t t h a t l a s t year s a l e s
wer^ reduced because of a power' shortage ,
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