The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and § 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 office 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 April 20, 2006.
A. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034:
1. Nancy Hays Gottwald, Richmond, Virginia; to acquire additional voting shares of First National Bancshares of Hempstead County, Hope, Arkansas, and thereby indirectly acquire Bank of Blevins, Blevins, Arkansas, The First National Bank of Hope, Hope, Arkansas, and The First National Bank of Lewisville, Lewisville, Arkansas.Start Signature
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 31, 2006.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E6-4905 Filed 4-4-06; 8:45 am]
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