A thumb-nail history of the city of Houston, Texas, from its founding in 1836 to the year 1912 Page: 106
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106 A THUMB-NAU HuroY or
The officers of the Bankers' Trust Company are:
Jesse H. Jones, airman of the board; J. S.Ri,
president; Tom M. Taylor, N. E. Meador, J. M.
Rockwell, James A. Baker, A. M. Levy, W. T.
Cater, C. G. Pilt and J. W. Link, vice preaidents;
C. M. Malone, eretary; F. J. Heyne, treas
urer and easier; Burke Baker, bond officer; William
Malone, real estate officer; Andrews, Ball J. E. Duff, vice
president; N. B. Sligh, treasrer.
The Commowealth Trust Company is Hous
ton's late trust company. It ha just been organized,
though it has not yet opened its doors for business.
Its capital stock of $50,000.00 ha been
over-ubscribed. Its charter is one of wide sope
and gives it large privileges and an ample field of
operation. The charter is that of the First State
Bank of Hillsboro, Texas. Mr . W. E. Richards,
the president of the present trust company, pur
chased the Hillsboro charter and at once organized
The Commonwealth Trust Company. The officers
of the company are: W. E. Richards, president;
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Young, Samuel Oliver. A thumb-nail history of the city of Houston, Texas, from its founding in 1836 to the year 1912, book, 1912; Houston, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth24649/m1/120/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .