There had been a season of overtrading.
"The Good Time Coming" by T. S. Arthur
A reaction from overtrading is general all over the world.
"Liberalism and the Social Problem" by Winston Spencer Churchill
Overtrading by means of borrowed capital.
"The Young Man's Guide" by William A. Alcott
Business was largely extended, overtrading was the rule.
"Historical Essays" by James Ford Rhodes