Current Business Reports: Monthly retail trade, sales, and accounts receivable

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1974 - Retail trade
 

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Page 26 - Department store" means a concern employing twenty-five (25) or more persons engaged in the retail sale of some items in each of the following merchandise lines: (1) Furniture, home furnishings, appliances, radio and television sets; (2) a general line of apparel for the family; and (3) household linens and dry goods: Provided, however, That sales within any one of the preceding merchandise lines do not exceed...
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Page 25 - Budget for the purpose of providing a standard for the classification and presentation of establishment data by all Federal agencies. The retail statistics published in this report are based on establishment, rather than commodity or product reporting. With the exception of "nonstore...
Page 27 - US Bureau of the Census Technical Paper No. 15, Revised 1967. Trading-day factors for adjusting sales estimates were also derived from the X-ll program. A description of the technique may be found in Estimating Trading-Day Variation in Monthly Economic Time Series, US Bureau of the Census Technical Paper No. 12, 1965. Holiday adjustment factors were developed by a method similar to that described in Seasonal Adjustment on Electronic Computers, pp. 356-359, Organization for Economic Cooperation and...

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