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Birmingham Corporation Savings Bank

In 1927, eight years after his appointment as the BMB's General Manager, J P Hilton wrote his history of the Bank: Britain's First Municipal Savings Bank.

 

In Part One of this book Hilton described the history of the temporary Bank in the following Chapters:

 

 Chapter 1: INTRODUCTORY

 

 Chapter 2: THE BIRTH OF AN IDEA

 

 Chapter 3: THE WHIRLWIND CAMPAIGN

 

 Chapter 4: THE COUPON METHOD OF SAVING

 

 Chapter 5: PRIZE SCHEMES
 
 
Chapter 6: THE BANK COMMITTEE, 1916 - 1918

 

 Chapter 7: BRANCH BANKS IN WORKS

 

 Chapter 8: THE FINANCIAL POSITION OF THE BANK

 

 Chapter 9: THE WINDING-UP OF THE TEMPORARY BANK

 

 Chapter 10: THE DEFICIENCY WIPED OUT 

 
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