[Federal Register Volume 62, Number 196 (Thursday, October 9, 1997)]
[Page 52721]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 97-26853]



Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisitions of Shares of Banks 
or Bank Holding Companies

    The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank 
Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and Sec.  225.41 of the Board's 
Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.41) to acquire a bank or bank holding company. 
The factors that are considered in acting on the notices are set forth 
in paragraph 7 of the Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)(7)).
    The notices are available for immediate inspection at the Federal 
Reserve Bank indicated. The notices also will be available for 
inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons 
may express their views in writing to the Reserve Bank indicated for 
that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must 
be received not later than October 23, 1997.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Karen L. Grandstrand, Vice 
President) 250 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55480-2171:
    1. James Bennett, Billings, Montana; First PREMIER Bank as 
Custodian/FBO Emil Erhardt IRA, Stevensville, Montana; Donald Bennett, 
Columbia Falls, Montana; Steven Tostenrud, Billings, Montana; Alex 
Zier, Lewistown, Montana; William Thorndal, Laurel, Montana; Robert 
Sizemore, Chinook, Montana; William Curley, Poynette, Wisconsin; Jon 
Sustarich, Cambridge, Wisconsin; Kenneth Baker, Osceola, Iowa; Gregory 
Bormann, Stickney, South Dakota; Duncan Flann, Iroquois, South Dakota; 
Ronald Hornischer, Merrill, Wisconsin; Reid Erickson, Osseo, Wisconsin; 
and Eide & Eide CPA's Keogh Plan, Karen Eide trustee, Billings, 
Montana; to acquire voting shares of Citizens Development Co., 
Billings, Montana, and thereby indirectly acquire First Security Bank 
of Laurel, Laurel, Montana; First Citizens Bank of Billings, Billings, 
Montana; Citizens State Bank, Hamilton, Montana; First Citizens Bank, 
N.A., Columbia Falls, Montana; First National Bank of Lewistown, 
Lewistown, Montana; and Western Bank of Chinook, N.A., Chinook, 
    In connection with this application, Notificants along with D.A. 
Davidson & Co., as Custodian/FBO William Thorndal IRA, Laurel, Montana, 
have applied to acquire voting shares of United Bancorporation, 
Billings, Montana, and thereby indirectly acquire Bank of Poynette, 
Poynette, Wisconsin; Cambridge State Bank, Cambridge, Wisconsin; Clarke 
County State Bank, Osceola, Iowa; Farmers State Bank, Stickney, South 
Dakota; Farmers & Merchants State Bank, Iroquois, South Dakota; Lincoln 
County Bank, Merrill, Wisconsin; and United Bank, Osseo, Wisconsin.
    In addition, the holding companies have two classes of voting 
common stock. Notificants propose to acquire control of the Class A 
common stock.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 6, 
William W. Wiles,
Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 97-26853 Filed 10-8-97; 8:45 am]