Notes in circulation

By 1 May 1884 the first issue had reached $4,168,360El Diario del Hogar, 8 May 1884 and ultimately reached $4,327,360.

On 29 April 1884 the amount in circulation was $2,104,15629 April 1884

By [   ] the following had been withdrawn and were held

in the main office $2,281,912
in Puebla 140,000
in Querétaro (up to 29 April) 12,101
in Oaxaca (up to 29 April) 4,477
in San Luis Potosí 32,960
in branches 8,619
Total $2,480,069

leaving $1,847,291 remaining in circulationEl Diario del Hogar, 8 May 1884: El Tiempo,

An incineration took place on 23 JuneEl Tiempo, 28 June 1884.

By 30 June the amount still in issue was $1,016, 779 and the bank began to incinerate the $3,311,181 retired. They had burnt $2,660,900 in notes of $1,000, $500 and $100La Libertad, Año VII, Núm. 162, 20 July 1884.

The following table records the amount of notes in circulation.

  1881 1882 1883 1884 1885 1886 1887 1888 1889 1890
January        
         
February        
         
March          
       
April       2,104,15629 April 1884 
  32,000      
May        
         
June
    1,016, 779             
July  
               
August  
               
September  
               
October  
               
November  
       
     
December  
       
     
                     
Annual average                    

 

  1891 1892
1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 1900
January           4,744 4,577      
February            4,741  4,570      
March            4,729  4,548      
April            4,661  4,546      
May            4,659  4,546      
June            4,649  4,546      
July            4,626  4,543      
August            4,617 4,533      
September            4,612  4,533      
October            4,592  4,533      
November            4,590        
December            4,577  4,508
   
                     
Annual average