Newton Retail Sales Rise Again
Retail sales in Georgia during the second quarter of this year registered $1,291,733,100, an increase of 3.7 percent over the same period in 1959, a Georgia State Chamber of Commerce report showed today.
Decreases were recorded in 45 of the State’s 159 counties, the report revealed.
Second quarter business volume in Newton County totaled $5,100,462 this year compared with the $4,745,244 for the same period in 1959, the report showed. This is an increase over the same period of $355,218.