June 1937 Gibson banjo shipping totals

15Kalamazoo tenor banjo
14#1584 Recording King five-string banjo
9Kalamazoo five-string banjo
8TB-00
7TB-1
7TB-11
4RB-11
3Kalamazoo mandolin-banjo
3RB-00
3TB-3
3UB-3
2MB-3
2MB-11
2RB-1
2UB-2
1Kalamazoo plectrum banjo
1PB-00
1PB-11
1PB-3
1RB-Granada
1TB-4
1TB-18***
91TOTAL

***This banjo, #1394-1, was taken out as a sample by salesmen Robert Anderson and Clarence Havenga on June 29, 1937 and was the first top-tension Mastertone to leave the factory.


number shipped this monthpercentage of this month’s banjo shipping
non-Gibson-brand banjos4246%
non-Mastertone Gibson-brand banjos4044%
Mastertone banjos923%

number shipped this monthpercentage of this month’s banjo shipping
tenor banjos4246%
plectrum banjos44%
five-string banjos3336%

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