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BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM
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O c t o b e r 4 , 1946

jDEPARTMENT STORE SALES, jBY CITIES .
P e r c e n t a g e " C h a n g e f^-om C o r r e s p o n d i n g ' ' P e r i o d , a Y e a r Ago'

July.

UNITED STATES
Boston D i s t r i c t
New Havon
Boston
S p r i j i g f i e Id
Providence:
Neiy York D i s t r i c t
• - Newark 1 /
• Buffalo""
Now York l /
•Rochester
.Syracuse

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Conn.
Mass •
it
.R.I.
N.J.
N*Y.

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Philadelphia District
.Philadelphia
Pa.
;

Cloveland D i s t r i c t
Akron
'
Cincinnati
Cleveland
Columbus
, Tolo.d.Q"
Pittsburgh 2/

Pa.

Richmond D i s t r i c t
Washington
Baltimore

b.c.
.Md.; _

Atlanta. .District
Birmingham
Miami
.Atlanta •
..
New O r l e a n s
N a s h v i l l e -.

Ala.
Fla.
Ga.
"La.""
Torin.

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

Ohio
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Week e n d i n g

Month of
Aug.

Aug.31 Sept .7 S e p t . 1 4 S e p t . 2 1
+49

+37

+40.
+12".
+37
+50
+49

+46
+5T
+48
+33
+50

+53

+40
+31?
+40
+38
• • +49 .
+80

+27

p+46

..*45

>24
+22
+24
+17.
+22

+49
+52
+48
. +47
• +51

*50
454
+45
...+46

+34
+35
+29
' +36
• +28
+34

. +58
+63
+55
+57
.. +49
+62

+51
' +53
+39
. >53
+31
+65

+47
+51
•+57
. +70;

r + 2 8 . • P+42
• +22 .

•' +37
+3o

+50
+35"

r+44
+22

+54
+55
+59
+53
+37
+46
+69

+34
+35
+32
+36
+24
i +22
+36

+27
:
715- "
+31 •
+25
+28.
+19
. +34 +22
•+25"
+22 •

+26.,+2%
+28"
+31
+25
*
+40
+28

111.
Ind. .
Mich.
Wis.

.

+24
+24
+31

+51
+35+50
+53
+49
+49
+58

•

+49 '
+§9
+46 .
+52'
+45
+43
+54

+34 '
+26
+38 '

+55
+25"
+52

p+37"
w • -+47 .
+40
. p+28
p+53

+41
+71
+•36
+34
+34

p+51.
+51
+41
+50
+53*

r

. +37

' +50
+58
+55"
+38 C +41
+44
+56 +54
- +72

+36
+33
+26
+40
+47

:

sm

+40
+53

+23

r+27

>40
' +33
+28 • : ,+44
+16 • • • +33
+ 6
+21
+23

+ 9'"
*13
. +25
r+TF
+20
: +21
+ 7
r+ 5
+41
r+16 :
+38
r+23
+24
+2T.

.

+35
+25

r+29 , .; - 1
+51
'.+30
*37
r+25'
+28
+25
+32
+26
*19
+36.
. -71

• +37 ' - + 2 4 .
' +35
+T7
• +46
+30 .
. • +38
+53+39
*41'
+38
+43,;

f.

F e d e r a l Reserve d i s t r i c t ,
and c i t y

+29
W .
+39

+-19
+17
+21

' r+43

+32
+27
+40
+34
+33
+41

+37 ."
r+39
+53:.;
+40 +31
+35
+25
+29
+40

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v

+29
+23
+21
+35
+38

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DEPARTMENT STORE SALES, BY CITIES (Continued)
P e r c e n t a g e Change f r o m Corresponding P e r i o d a Year Ago

F e d e r a l Reserve d i s t r i c t
and c i t y
S t . 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-Suporior
Kansas C i t y D i s t r i c t
Denver
Wichita
Kansas C i t y
S t . Joseph
Oklahoma C i t y .
Tulsa
Dallas District
Dallas
F o r t Worth
Houston
San Antonio

Jan.July
+28
r+53
+27
+29
+28

Ark.
Ky.
Term..

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San F r a n c i s c o D i s t r i c t
Calif.
Los Angeles Area
Oakland
San F r a n c i s c o
"
Portland
Ore.
S a l t Lake C i t y
Utah .
Seattle
- Wash.

+50
+39
+38
+55
+49

+53
+28
+64
+54
+46

—428
+T3
+33
+28
. +30

+34
+3o
+36
+27
+49

+31
+25
+41
+28
+42

+46
+23

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

r+24
+33
+16
- +23
+35
+17
. +18

+40
+33"
+30
+42 ;
+36
+33
+43

+48
+40
+35 . +3F
+54
+ 34
+52
+37
+48
+36
+51 , +33
+48
+50

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"&Wis.

Tex.

• •'p+48
+35
p+52
p+49 ...
, p+53

Week ending
Aug, 31 S p p t . 7 | S e p t . 1 4 Sept . 2 1 Sept .28

+ 34
+36*
+32
+15

Minn.

Colo.
Kans.
"&Mo.
Mo.
Okla.

Month of
Aug.

.

+29
+53+22
+34
+29

+45

+30
+3?
+24
+32
+ 6 .
+22
+24

+33

+#

+20
+28
+19
+34
+39

+26
+30
+20
+25
+ 4
+37
+35

+40
+33
+36
+47
+37

+43
+32
+39
+61
' +43

+42
+3T
+47
+42
+51

+30
+31
+30
+41
+37

r+47
+35
r+24 "
+66
+50

+35
. +35
+36

+24

+40

+20
+17
r+24
+31
r+16 .

+38
+ 35
+44
+45
+ 33

+33
+56
+34
+39
+35
+28
+.24

+45
+60
+29
+3-7
+31
+25
+33

+41
+49
+34
+20 '
+33
+41
+31

r+30
+55
+28
+25
+34
+48
+27

r+25
+55
. +33
+29
+ 9
+30
+27

•m

+28

r—Revised.
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P—Preliminary
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1 / During t h e . w e e k s ending September 21 arid .September 28, s a l e s i n t h e c i t i e s of Now
j
York and Newark were reduced b e c a u s e of.work s t o p p a g e s i n t h e t r u c k i n g i n d u s t r y .
2 / During t h e week ending September 26, s a l e s i n P i t t s b u r g h were reduced owing t o a
power s h o r t a g e .
* Data not a v a i l a b l e . 1
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