“Another Bank for Ashe County” from the Feb. 6, 1919, issue of The Watauga Democrat
Another bank has been established in the good county of Ashe, The Bank of Todd being its name and is located in the town of Todd on the V.C. Railroad. The capital stock is $5,000; Mr. W.S. Miller is president, and a Mr. Barr of Florida is the cashier. This is Bank No. 4 for Ashe County.