July 24, 1997

TDB – Interim Dividend

The Board at its meeting on January 31, 1997, declared an interim dividend of ten cents to be paid on each stock unit of the paid up capital of the

Pan-Jam. Investment Trust Ltd. PJAM – Buy Out

Pan-Jamaican Investment Trust Ltd., owners of 58% of the issued Ordinary shares in Hardware and Lumber Ltd., have announced an offer to purchase all remaining shares now held by outside

CIBC Ja. – 12c Dividend

An interim cash dividend in respect of 1997 of twelve cents per stock unit payable on August 25, 1997 to stockholders on record as at the close of business on