July 1936 Gibson banjo shipping totals

21#1593 Recording King tenor banjo
18Kalamazoo five-string banjo
15TB-00
14TB-11
7Kalamazoo tenor banjo
6Montgomery Ward and Co. old banjo***
5MB-00
3MB-1
3Kalamazoo mandolin-banjo
3RB-00
3TB-1
2PB-00
2TB-Granada
2UB-1
2UB-2
1UB-4
1MB-2
1PB-4
1RB-4
1RB-Granada
111TOTAL
***These banjos were shipped to the Meyer Loan Office on July 28, 1936; they were most likely tenor-necked but have not been included in the tabulation of banjos by neck type.

number shipped this monthpercentage of this month’s banjo shipping
non-Gibson-brand banjos5550%
non-Mastertone Gibson-brand banjos5146%
Mastertone banjos55%

number shipped this monthpercentage of this month’s banjo shipping
tenor banjos6256%
plectrum banjos33%
five-string banjos2321%

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