The Chase National Bank of Manhattan last week announced that its total
assets had just surpassed $1,000,000,000. The figures were
$1,042,513,993, of which $919,608,525 were deposits. The only other
U. S. billion-dollar bank is the National City Bank of Manhattan
whose financial statement published last week showed assets at
$1,537,421,958, deposits being $1,199,973,178.
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