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CHAR 1/239 Personal: Financial Affairs: First National Bank of New York [United States].

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CHAR 1/239/1-8

Notes and calculations by WSC on his finances, particularly the purchase of sterling options, and payments for lectures and articles during his visit to the U.S.A.

1932
CHAR 1/239/9

Letter from National City Bank of New York to WSC, confirming sale to WSC of £5000, cable transfer London, for delivery his option any day up to 30 April at rate of 3.71.

08 Mar 1932
CHAR 1/239/10

Letter from National City Bank of New York to WSC, confirming sale to WSC of £2000, cable transfer London, for delivery his option any day up to 30 June at rate of 3.64.

11 Mar 1932
CHAR 1/239/11

Letter from WSC to National City Bank, confirming his purchase of sterling [carbon].

11 Mar 1932
CHAR 1/239/12

Letter from National City Bank to WSC.

16 Mar 1932
CHAR 1/239/13

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, asking for the rate for a 3 month extension of his December sterling purchase [copy].

29 Mar 1932
CHAR 1/239/14-15

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, confirming 3 month extension of his December contract, at no extra charge.

29 Mar 1932
CHAR 1/239/16

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, thanks for extending his December sterling contract [carbon].

29 Mar 1932
CHAR 1/239/17-18

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, on possible extension of his contract for £5000 for April delivery.

29 Mar 1932
CHAR 1/239/19

Letter from WSC to National City Bank, thanks for extending contract for £6000 sterling for 3 months, and confirming his purchase of £5000 sterling for April delivery [carbon].

08 Apr 1932
CHAR 1/239/20

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, asking them to close all of his sterling/dollar accounts, and to hold the proceeds to his credit [copy].

20 Apr 1932
CHAR 1/239/21

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, confirming the closure of his sterling/dollar accounts, notification of credit of $260.

21 Apr 1932
CHAR 1/239/22-23

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, confirming the closure of his sterling/dollar accounts, notification of credit of $2600, enclosing statement of account.

20 Apr 1932
CHAR 1/239/24

Letter from WSC to National City Bank, thanks for liquidating his purchase of £13,000 sterling, asking for profit of $2600 to remain with WSC for his credit [carbon].

30 Apr 1932
CHAR 1/239/25

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, on his newly opened current account, asking for specimen signature, authenticated by a London Bank.

22 Apr 1932
CHAR 1/239/26

Letter from WSC to Lloyds Bank, Pall Mall, London, asking them to authenticate and forward specimen signature to National City Bank, New York [carbon].

04 May 1932
CHAR 1/239/27

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, asking them to buy $15,000 worth of sterling for 2 or 3 months ahead [carbon].

05 May 1932
CHAR 1/239/28

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, confirming sale of £4,000 sterling on his behalf.

07 May 1932
CHAR 1/239/29

Notification of interest credited to National City Bank's current accounts, 1.2%.

13 May 1932
CHAR 1/239/30-31

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, notification of purchase of £4000 sterling for July delivery.

06 May 1932
CHAR 1/239/32

Letter from WSC to National City Bank, on purchase of £4000 [carbon, annotated by WSC].

18 May 1932
CHAR 1/239/33

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, asking them to accept delivery and pay for 100 Worthington Pump shares, and to retain the shares in their custody [copy].

31 May 1932
CHAR 1/239/34-36

Statement of WSC's account with National City Bank, 21 Apr-22 May 1932.

22 May 1932
CHAR 1/239/37-38

Letter from Bernard Duis, National City Bank, to WSC, on purchase of Worthington Pump shares on his behalf, also commenting on the steadiness of the sterling market, and the prospects for an economic recovery.

01 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/39-40

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, confirming purchase of 100 Worthington Pump shares on his behalf, enclosing receipt.

02 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/41

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, instruction to purchase and retain a further 200 Worthington Pump shares on his behalf [copy].

03 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/42-43

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, confirming purchase of 200 Worthington Pump shares on his behalf, enclosing receipt.

04 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/44-45

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, confirming receipt of 200 Worthington Pump shares.

07 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/46

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, instruction to deliver 300 Worthington Pump shares to Frazier Jelke &Co. [carbon].

03 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/47-49

Letter from Bernard Duis, National City Bank, to WSC, confirming transfer of 300 Worthington Pump shares to Frazier Jelke &Co., and commenting on the likely failure of the Soldiers' Bonus Bill due to the President's Veto and the likelihood of the U.S.A. remaining on the Gold Standard.

14 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/50-52

Statement of WSC's account with National City Bank, 22 May-22 June 1932.

22 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/53

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, instruction to receive 300 Worthington Pump shares from Frazier Jelke &Co. on his behalf.

28 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/54-56

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, confirming receipt of 300 Worthington Pump shares from Frazier Jelke &Co., enclosing receipt.

29 Jun 1932
CHAR 1/239/57

Statement of WSC's account with National City Bank, 22 June-22 July 1932.

22 Jul 1932
CHAR 1/239/58

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, instruction to close his purchase of sterling and debit his account accordingly [carbon].

28 Jul 1932
CHAR 1/239/59

Statement of account from National City Bank following sale of £4000 sterling, debiting his account with $667.47.

29 Jul 1932
CHAR 1/239/60

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, confirming purchase of £4000 from him, exactly closing his dollar balance.

30 Jul 1932
CHAR 1/239/61

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, instruction to deliver 100 Worthington Pump shares to Frazier Jelke &Co. [copy].

03 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/62

Confirmation of transfer of 100 Worthington Pump shares from National City Bank to Frazier Jelke &Co.

05 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/63

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, instruction to pay $1300 to Frazier Jelke &Co. for shares that Frazier Jelke would hold on his behalf [carbon].

05 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/64-65

Letter from Bernard Duis, National City Bank, to WSC, on the liquidation of his sterling purchases, and on the improvement in the U.S. economy.

06 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/66-68

Confirmation of payment of $1300 by National City Bank to Frazier Jelke &Co.

06 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/69

Telegram from, WSC to National City Bank, instruction to deliver 200 Worthington Pump shares to Frazier Jelke &Co. [copy].

08 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/70

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, instruction to pay $900 to his account with Frazier Jelke &Co. [copy].

09 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/71

Letter from [Violet Pearman], P.S. to WSC, to National City Bank, confirming WSC's telegrams of 8 and 9 August [carbon].

09 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/72-73

Letter from Bernard Duis, National City Bank, to WSC, confirming transfer of 200 Worthington Pump shares to Frazier jelke &Co., and commenting on gains in the stock and commodity markets.

12 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/74-75

Statement of WSC's account with National City Bank, 22 July - 22 Aug 1932.

22 Aug 1932
CHAR 1/239/76

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, asking for the price of dollars for December or January delivery [copy].

06 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/77

Statement of WSC's account with National City Bank, 22 Aug - 22 Sept 1932.

22 Sep 1932
CHAR 1/239/78a

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, giving the price of dollars for December or January delivery, 345.5.

07 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/78b

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, asking them to buy $20,000 between 345 and 346 for January delivery [copy].

08 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/79

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, confirming purchase of $20,000 at 346 for January delivery.

10 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/80

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, confirming his purchase of $20,000 for January delivery.

10 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/81

Letter from [Violet Pearman] to National City Bank, thanks for letter of 10 Oct [carbon].

18 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/82

Statement of WSC's account with National City Bank, 22 Sept - 22 Oct.

22 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/83

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, on closure of his exchange contract at 334.

24 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/84-85

Letter from Bernard Duis, National City Bank to WSC, on closure of his exchange account covering his previous purchase of $20,000 at 334, also commenting on the U.S. Presidential election campaign, and the probable victory of F.D. Roosevelt over Herbert Hoover.

24 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/86

Confirmation of sale of $20,000 by National City Bank, at a profit to WSC of $693.63.

24 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/87

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank , asking them to close $20,000 deal at around 334.

24 Oct 1932
CHAR 1/239/88

Letter from WSC to Bernard Duis, National City Bank, on the U.S. Presidential election campaign, and the prospects of a temporary recovery following a Democrat victory, but stating that in his opinion there could not be any real improvement while the gold premium continued to increase [carbon].

04 Nov 1932
CHAR 1/239/89-91

Statement of WSC's account with National City Bank, 22 Oct - 22 Nov.

22 Nov 1932
CHAR 1/239/92

Notification of sale of £6500 sterling for delivery in Jan 1933.

02 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/93

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, instruction to sell $20,000 for January delivery [carbon].

[Dec 1932]
CHAR 1/239/94

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, confirmation of purchase of £6500 for January delivery at 23.5.

03 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/95

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, asking them to undo his last transaction at best possible price, and debit his account [copy].

05 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/96-97

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, confirming that they had undone his last transaction at 3.20 , crediting him with difference.

06 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/98

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, confirming that they had undone his last transaction at 3.20 , crediting him with difference.

06 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/99

Telegram from National City Bank to WSC, confirming purchase of 300 Central States Electric shares [copy].

[08 Dec 1932]
CHAR 1/239/100

Telegram from WSC to National City Bank, instruction to purchase 300 Central States Electric shares [copy].

07 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/101

Statement of WSC's account with National City Bank following sale of £6500 on his behalf, with profit to WSC of $24.38.

06 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/102-104

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, confirmation of purchase of 300 Central States Electric shares on his behalf.

08 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/105

Letter from National City Bank to WSC, on change in par value of Central States Electric shares.

19 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/106-107

Letter from Bernard Duis, National City Bank, to WSC, confirming sale of $20,000 for January delivery, commenting on WSC's improved health.

02 Dec 1932
CHAR 1/239/108-110

Statement of WSC's account with National City Bank, 22 Nov - 22 Dec.

22 Dec 1932