Roger W. Ferguson Jr. may become the banking industry's strongest advocate on the Federal Reserve Board.

Although virtually unknown to the industry, Mr. Ferguson brings banking experience that has been missing from the Fed since the April 1995 retirement of John P. LaWare, the former Shawmut National Corp. chairman.

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