American Bank Note Company print runs

The American Bank Note Company produced the following notes.

For the $5 note the signature of "Eulogio Duarte" as Director was engraved on the notes. The 1896 notes read "Pagará a la vista al portador en dinero effectivo la cantidad de"

Date Value Number Series from to
December 1896 $5 4,000 B 1 4000
$50 1,600 B 1 6000

 

In the following runs the text was altered to "Pagará a la vista al portador a la par en dinero effectivo la cantidad de" 

Date Value Number Series from to
January 1898 $5 8,000 C 4001 12000
  $50 3,200 C 1,601 4,800

 

Date Value Number Series from to
March 1898 $5 10,000 C 12001 22000
$50 3,200 C 4801 8000

 

Date Value Number Series from to
June 1899 $5 2,800 D 22001 24800
$50 5,000 D 8001 13000

 

Date Value Number Series from to
September 1899 $50 5,000 E 13001 18000

 

Date Value Number Series from to
January 1900 $10 25,000 F 1 12500
H 12501 25000
$100 10,000 F 1 5000
H 5001 10000
$500 500 F 1 250
H 251 500

 

On the September 1900 the ABNC typed "Diciembre" after "México" and before "1900".

Mercantil Yucatan 10 G 00000

Mercantil Yucatan 10 G 00000 reverse

Date Value Number Series from to
September 1900 $5 2,000 G 24801 26800

 

For the 1903 run Duarte's signature was removed from the $5 plate.

Mercantil Yucatan 5 H 00000

Mercantil Yucatan 5 H 00000 reverse

Mercantil Yucatan 10 H 00000

Mercantil Yucatan 10 H 00000 reverse

Mercantil Yucatan 50 H 00000

Mercantil Yucatan 50 H 00000 reverse

Mercantil Yucatan 100 H 00000

Mercantil Yucatan 100 H 00000 reverse

Mercantil Yucatan 500 specimen

Date Value Number Series from to
February 1903 $5 16,000 H 26801 42800
$10 15,000 H 25001 40000
$50 6,000 H 18001 24000
$100 5,000 H 10001 15000
$500 1,000 H 501 1,500

Signatures

The signatures are

Director

Roberto Casellas Rivas sig Director f

Cajero

Antonio Cáceres A. sig Caceres

Interventor

Manuel Heredia Argüelles sig Arguelles