Source: Commercial and Financial Chronicle
Source type: newspaper
Document type: news column
Document title: “Commercial Epitome”
City of publication: New York, New York
Date of publication: 21 September 1901
Volume number: 73
Issue number: 1891
|“Commercial Epitome.” Commercial and Financial Chronicle 21 Sept. 1901 v73n1891: p. 622.|
|William McKinley (death: impact on economy).|
Commercial Epitome [excerpt]
FN , Sept. 20, 1901.
The action of both the commercial and financial markets with the resumption of trading following the death of President McKinley showed that general confidence had replaced the unsettled conditions existing at the close of last week. Business, however, in most lines of merchandise has been very moderate, the obsequies of the President being the foremost consideration of the nation, with the effect of exercising a deterring influence upon trading.