monwealth and International agents in Texas write independent lines. as heretofore, issuing policies respectively in the "Austin Underwriters," "Commonwealth Under-writers," and " International Underwriters " of the Republie Fire Insurance Company, its entire assets being behind each policy contract.
-ltan.agement and Reputation.— It was formed by substantial interests and has good backing.
Its directing forces have long been successful underwriters in Texas and both the president, George W. Jalonick, and the vice-president. 1. Jalonick, are highly regarded and are in excellent repute.
It wrote, during 1919, a volume of business well within its net resources with a low loss ratio and very moderate expenses.
Its investments are of high character, consisting mainly of Liberty Bonds and bank stocks. The real estate item is the Home Office carried at market value.
Territory.— It is licensed in Cal., Ia.. Mass., N. Y. and Tex.
Officers.— President, George W. Jalonick; active vice-president, I. Jalonick; vice-president, J. B. Adoue ; secretary, A. F. Pillet; assistant secretaries, J. H. Hines, T. R. Mansfield and George Pfouts.
Adoue, J. B., president National Bank of Commerce. Coke, Alex, of Coke & Coke, attorneys, Dallas. Sanger, Alex, of Sanger Bros., Dallas.
Jalonick. George W., president. Dallas.
Jalonick, I., vice-president, Dallas.
Jalonick, George W., Jr., insurance, Dallas.
Joy. M. A., investor, Terrell.
Ferris, Royal A., chairman, American Exchange National Bank, Dallas.
Heard. J. S., of J. S. & S. D. Heard, investors, McKinney, Texas.
Crouch, J. P., vice-president Collins County National Bank. McKinney, Texas.
Slaughter, C. C., president C. C. Slaughter Co., Dallas. Flippen, Edgar, president Armstrong Packing Co., Dallas. Adoue, J. I3., Jr., vice-president National Bank of Com-
Stockholders' Annual Meeting.— Third Wednesday in January.
Fire. etc. and Inland.
Gross premiums written.. $2,035.745 92 $1S4. 536 04
Less reinsurance 337.173 89
Less return premiums.. 257, 214 44 24. 907 75
Total net premiums.. $1,441,357 59 $159. 628 29