Wichita State Image From Page 126 Of History Of Wichita And Sedgwick County Kansas Past And Present Including An Account Of The Cities Towns And Villages Of The County 1910


Image from page 126 of "History of Wichita and Sedgwick County, Kansas, past and present, including an account of the cities, towns and villages of the county" (1910)

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Identifier: historyofwichita01bent Title: History of Wichita and Sedgwick County, Kansas, past and present, including an account of the cities, towns and villages of the county Year: 1910 (1910s) Authors: Bentley, Orsemus Hills Cooper, C. F., & Company, Chicago, pub Subjects: Wichita (Kan.) -- History Sedgwick County (Kan.) -- History Publisher: Chicago, C. F. Cooper & Co. Contributing Library: Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Digitizing Sponsor: MSN View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: underthe active and conservative management of Garrison Scott, Presi-dent ; George T. Cubbon, vice-president, and W. W. Brown,cashier. This institution is located in a territory by itself, having afine neighborhood in the center of the growing industries onNorth Lawrence avenue, including the packing house district,and is doing a thriving and successful business. The Merchants State Bank, located at the corner of Emporiaand Douglas avenues, was opened for business on December 10,1906, with George W. Robinson, president; D. Heaton, vice-presi-dent, and J. A. Murphy, cashier, with a capital of $50,000. The bank is at the present time under the management ofCharles H. Lewis, president; George Veail, vice-president, andJ. W. Dice, cashier. Mr. Robinson, who was the organizer of the bank, resignedon October 1, 1909. Present deposits of the bank are $315,000, and is one of thesuccessful financial institutions of the city of Wichita. The Wichita State Bank was organized on August 2, 1908, as Text Appearing After Image: THE BANKS OF WICHITA 101 a sayings bank only with a capital of $25,000 and surplus of $5,-000, present officers being H. V. Wheeler, president; H. J. Hag-ney, vice-president; J. C. Kelly, cashier, and H. H. Dewey, secre-tary. This bank does exclusively a savings bank business, and assuch is rapidly growing in popular favor, and holds the faith andconfidence of its customers. The Union Stock Yards National Bank was organized in May,1910, and opened for business in the stock yards district north ofTwenty-first street and just outside the city limits of Wichita byCharles H. Brooks and his associates, and has a capital of $50,-000, with the following officers: Charles H. Brooks, president;George Theis, Jr., vice-president; F. F. Ransom, cashier, andJohn D. McCluer, assistant cashier. The bank occupies a fine banking room in the Live Stock Ex-change building, and will undoubtedly enjoy a successful busi-ness under its present efficient management. We have endeavored in this resume of the b Note About Images Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.


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