October 1937 Gibson banjo shipping totals

14 TB-00
12 #1593 Recording King tenor banjo
12 Kalamazoo five-string banjo
12 Kalamazoo tenor banjo
8 TB-11
7 MB-00
6 RB-75
5 MB-11
5 TB-X "Reser model"
4 RB-00
3 #1584 Recording King five-string banjo
3 TB-1
3 TB-75
2 RB-11
2 TB-4
2 TB-18
1 experimental banjo*
1 GB-1
1 Kalamazoo mandolin-banjo
1 Kalamazoo plectrum banjo
1 MB-1
1 MB-2
1 MB-3
1 PB-00
1 PB-4
1 PB-Granada
1 RB-1
1 TB-3
1 TB-6
1 TB-7
1 UB-1
1 UB-4
116 TOTAL

*This banjo was not noted as a tenor, plectrum, or five-string and has not been included in the tabulation of banjos by neck type.
 

  number shipped this month percentage of this month's banjo shipping
non-Gibson-brand banjos 41 35%
non-Mastertone Gibson-brand banjos 56 48%
Mastertone banjos 13 10%

 

  number shipped this month percentage of this month's banjo shipping
tenor banjos 64 56%
plectrum banjos 4 3%
five-string banjos 28 24%


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