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Common stock, par $8, outstanding shares, 30,000
Preferred stock, 6 percent, par $15, outstanding shares, 8,000

On October 1, 2009, the board declared dividends that would be paid, or issued, to stockholders' of record on December 1, 2009

Common stock: 10 percent common stock dividends, to be issued on Dec. 20, 09
Preferred Stock: cash dividends, 6 percent, payable dec. 20,09