+++ (Dollar amounts in millions except where noted) part 1 of 3

Buyer Seller 1 Fleet Financial Group Inc., Boston BankBoston Corp. 2 Firstar Corp., Milwaukee Mercantile Bancorp Inc., St. Louis 3 AmSouth Bancorp, Birmingham First American Corp., Nashville 4 Charter One Financial Inc., Cleveland St. Paul Bancorp, Chicago 5 Sky Finl. Group Inc., Bowling Green, OFirst Western Bancorp Inc., New Castle, Pa. 6 Union Planters Corp., Nashville Republic Banking Corp. of Florida, Coral Gables 7 U.S. Bancorp, Minneapolis Bank of Commerce, San Diego, Calif. 8 Summit Bancorp, Princeton, N.J. Prime Bancorp Inc., Fort Washington, Pa. 9 Sky Finl. Group Inc., Bowling Green, OMahoning National Bancorp, Youngstown, Ohio 10 BB&T Corp., Winston-Salem, N.C. Mason-Dixon Bancshares Inc., Westminster, Md.

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