September 1937 Gibson banjo shipping totals

20TB-00
15Kalamazoo tenor banjo
13TB-11
12#1593 Recording King tenor banjo
11Kalamazoo five-string banjo
10RB-00
5#1584 Recording King five-string banjo
4TB-1
3Kalamazoo plectrum banjo
3MB-00
3RB-1
3UB-2
2MB-1
2PB-3***
2TB-7
2UB-1
2UB-3
1electric plectrum banjo
1electric tenor banjo
1GB-1
1Kalamazoo mandolin-banjo
1MB-3
1MB-11
1PB-00
1PB-6
1PB-Florentine
1PB-Granada
1RB-4
1RB-75
1TB-6
1TB-12
1TB-75
127TOTAL

One of these PB-3s, #116-2, actually dated to 1931; the other, #56-2, was from a 1937 lot and its “littermate”, #56-3, had been shipped as an RB-75 the previous month.


number shipped this monthpercentage of this month’s banjo shipping
non-Gibson-brand banjos4737%
non-Mastertone Gibson-brand banjos6753%
Mastertone banjos1310%

number shipped this monthpercentage of this month’s banjo shipping
tenor banjos7055%
plectrum banjos108%
five-string banjos3124%

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