Greetings from The Farmers Bank

We’ll let The Farmers Bank of Skidmore, Missouri be the first to wish you a joyous holiday season, as they did in the December 17, 1908 Skidmore New Era on page 3:

Ad for the Farmers Bank of Skidmore, Missouri in December 1908. Text of ad follows.
Farmers Bank, Skidmore, Missouri. Skidmore New Era, December 12, 1908, p. 3

Advertisement reads, “We wish you a merry Christmas and a happy New Year. For the seventeenth time under the present management. There have been many business changes in Skidmore during these seventeen years. With one exception, every business firm has changed, but we have remained and continued to grow, and we have made an earnest effort to accommodate our customers and to provide an absolutely safe depository. We desire to acknowledge our thanks to the people of this community for their confidence, good will and generous patronage. We invite you to make this your banking home and we assure you of courteous treatment, liberal accommodations and safety for funds deposited. The Farmers Bank. Skidmore, Missouri. Capital and Surplus $15,000.00. R. Montgomery, President. H. W. Montgomery, Cashier. W. H. Hoblitzell, Assistant Cashier.”

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