National Geographic : 1915 Oct
$500,000,000 Anglo-French Five Year 5% External Loan THE JOINT AND SEVERAL OBLIGATION OF THE GOVERNMENTS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND AND THE FRENCH REPUBLIC DATED OCTOBER 15, 1915 INTEREST PAYABLE APRIL 15 AND OCTOBER 15 DUE OCTOBER 15, 1920 Both principal and interest payable in New York City in United States gold coin, without deduction for any present or future British or French taxes Coupon bonds in denominations of $100, $500, and $1,000, which may be registered as to principal Registered bonds in denominations of $1,000, $10,000 and $50,000 and authorized multiples Coupon and registered bonds interchangeable. Convertible, at the option of the holder, on any date not later than April 15, 1920, or (provided that notice be given not later than April 15, 1920) at maturity, par for par, into 15-25 Year Joint and Several 41/2 per cent. Bonds of the Governments of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the French Republic. Such 41/2 per cent. bonds will be payable, principal and interest, in United States gold coin, in New York City, free from deduction for any present or future British or French taxes, will mature October 15,. 1940, but will be redeemable, at par and accrued interest, in whole or in part, on any interest date not earlier than October 15, 1930, upon three months' notice. A large amount of these bonds having already been withdrawn for investment, we, whose names appear below, offer, on behalf of a country-wide group of institutions and bankers, the unsold balance, subject to prior sale and change in price PRICE 98 AND INTEREST, YIELDING NEARLY 5% PER CENT. Application will be made to list these bonds on the New York Stock Exchange Temporary bonds will be ready for delivery on or about October 29th exchangeable for the definitive when prepared bonds ALABAMA Anniston, First National Bank of Anniston Birmingham, First National Bank Otto Marx & Co. CALIFORNIA Los Angeles, E. H. Rollins & Sons San Francisco, E. H. Rollins & Sons N. W. Halsey & Co. COLORADO Denver, Boettcher, Porter & Co. CONNECTICUT Bridgeport, Connecticut Nat'l Bank First Bridgeport National Bank Bridgeport Trust Co. Hincks Bros. & Co. Hartford, First National Bank Hartford-Aetna National Bank Phoenix National Bank Conn. Trust and Safe Deposit Co. State Bank and Trust Co. Harris, Forbes & Co. Kissel, Kinnicutt & Co. Lee, Higginson & Co. Montgomery, Clothier & Tyler Rhoades & Co. New Haven, First National Bank New Haven Bank, N. B. A . Second National Bank The Chas. W. Scranton Co. White, Weld & Co. DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Washington, Munsey Trust Co. W. B. Hibbs & Co. GEORGIA Atlanta, Trust Company of Georgia Robinson - Humphrey - Wardlaw Co. ILLINOIS Chicago, Allerton, Greene & King Breed, Elliott & Harrison C. F. Childs & Co. Curtis & Sanger Hornblower & Weeks Francis J. Johnston Kean, Taylor & Co. Kissel, Kinnicutt & Co. Lee, Higginson & Co. Peabody, Houghteling & Co. Wm. A. Read & Co. Chicago (Cont.) William Salomon & Co. Spencer Trask & Co. Stone & Webster. White, Weld & Co. INDIANA Evansville, Henning Chambers & Co. James C. Wilson & Co. KENTUCKY Louisville, United States Trust Co. Henning Chambers & Co. James C. Wilson & Co. LOUISIANA New Orleans, Hibernia Bank & Trust Co. Interstate Trust & Banking Co. MARYLAND Baltimore, Citizens National Bank Merchants-Mechanics National Bank National Bank of Commerce Baltimore Trust Co. Maryland Trust Co. Mercantile Trust & Deposit Co. Alexander Brown & Sons Robert Garrett & Sons Townsend Scott & Son MAINE Augusta, Granite National Bank Augusta Trust Co. Bangor, First National Bank Kenduskeag Trust Co. Merrill Trust Co. Portland, Canal National Banl Casco National Bank First National Bank Portland National Bank Fidelity Trust Co. Forrest City Trust Co. Mercantile Trust Co. Union Safe Deposit & Trust Co. United States Trust Co. Maynard S. Bird and Co. H. M. Payson & Co. MASSACHUSETTS Attleboro, Attleboro Trust Co. Boston, Fourth-Atlantic Nat'l Bank Second National Bank Boston Safe Deposit & Trust Co. Commonwealth Trust Co. Boston (Cont.) . New England Trust Co. Adams & Co. Baker, Ayling & Co. Blake Bros. & Co. Blodget & Co. Win. P. Bonbright & Co., Inc. Bond & Goodwin Brown Brothers & Co. Curtis & Sanger R.L.Day&Co. Estabrook & Co. halsey & Co., Inc. Hayden, Stone & Co. N. W. Harris & Co. Hornblower & Weeks Jackson & Curtis Kidder, Peabody & Co. A. B. Leach & Co. Lee, Higginson & Co. Merrill, Oldham & Co. F. S. Moseley & Co. Millett, Roe & Hagen Moors & Cabot Parkinson & Burr Paine, Webber & Co. Wm. A. Read & Co. E. H. Rollins & Sons Spencer Trask & Co. Stone & Webster Tucker, Anthony & Co. Townsend, Anthony & Tyson H. C. Wainwright & Co. White, Weld & Co. Fall River, Massasoit Pocasset Nat'l Bank Metacomet National Bank Chace & Stafford F. O. Dodge G. M . Haffards & Co. Fitchburg, Safety Fund Nat'l Bank Lowell, Old Lowell National Bank James M. Abbott & Co., Inc. Lynn, Essex Trust Co. New Bedford, First National Bank Mechanics National Bank Merchants National Bank Newburyport, First National Bank Merchants National Bank Ocean National Bank Pittsfield, Agricultural Nat'l Bank Pittsfield National Bank F. C. Peach Salem, Naumkeag Trust Co.