“We are completely dependent on the commercial banks.
Someone has to borrow every dollar we have in circulation, cash or credit.
If the banks create ample synthetic money we are prosperous; if not, we
We are absolutely without a permanent money system.
It is the most important subject intelligent persons can investigate and reflect upon.
It is so important that our present civilization may collapse unless it becomes widely understood and the defects remedied very soon.”
– Robert H. Hamphill, Atlanta Federal