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February 25, 2014

The Detex Newman Watchclock

The Detex Newman Watchclock

Guard Clock

The Detex Newman was the first portable watchclock of American design to be sold in the United States (1927) and was used by the Protection Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond for decades after its introduction.

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Bob McTeer talks about leading the Baltimore Branch and becoming president of the Dallas Fed.