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BNY Mellon Appreciation Fund

Filed: 23 Aug 10, 8:00pm

UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549

FORM N-PX

ANNUAL REPORT OF PROXY VOTING RECORD OF
REGISTERED MANAGEMENT INVESTMENT COMPANY

Investment Company Act file number: 811- 3081

Dreyfus Appreciation Fund, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)

c/o The Dreyfus Corporation
200 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10166

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip code)

Michael A. Rosenberg, Esq.
200 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10166

(Name and address of agent for service)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (212) 922-6000

Date of fiscal year end: 12/31

Date of reporting period: July 1, 2009-June 30, 2010



Item 1. Proxy Voting Record



==================== Dreyfus Appreciation Fund, Inc. ========================

ABBOTT LABORATORIES

Ticker: ABT Security ID: 002824100
Meeting Date: APR 23, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: FEB 24, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director R.J. Alpern For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director R.S. Austin For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director W.M. Daley For Withhold Management 
1.4 Elect Director W.J. Farrell For Withhold Management 
1.5 Elect Director H.L. Fuller For Withhold Management 
1.6 Elect Director W.A. Osborn For Withhold Management 
1.7 Elect Director D.A.L. Owen For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director R.S. Roberts For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director S.C. Scott, III For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director W.D. Smithburg For Withhold Management 
1.11 Elect Director G.F. Tilton For For Management 
1.12 Elect Director M.D. White For For Management 
Ratify Auditors For For Management 
3Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive AgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation    
Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against Against Shareholder 
 Special Meetings    

 

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ALTRIA GROUP, INC.

Ticker: MO Security ID: 02209S103
Meeting Date: MAY 20, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: MAR 29, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Elizabeth E. Bailey For For Management 
Elect Director Gerald L. Baliles For For Management 
Elect Director John T. Casteen III For For Management 
Elect Director Dinyar S. Devitre For For Management 
Elect Director Thomas F. Farrell II For For Management 
Elect Director Robert E. R. Huntley For For Management 
Elect Director Thomas W. Jones For For Management 
Elect Director George Munoz For For Management 
Elect Director Nabil Y. Sakkab For For Management 
10 Elect Director Michael E. Szymanczyk For For Management 
11 Approve Omnibus Stock Plan For For Management 
12 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
13Report on Effect of Marketing PracticesAgainstAgainstShareholder
 on the Poor    

 



14 Adopt Human Rights Protocols for Against Against Shareholder 
 Company and Suppliers    

 

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APPLE INC.      
 
Ticker: AAPL Security ID: 037833100   
Meeting Date: FEB 25, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: DEC 28, 2009     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director William V. Campbell For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Millard S. Drexler For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Albert A. Gore, Jr. For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Steven P. Jobs For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Andrea Jung For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Arthur D. Levinson For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director Jerome B. York For For Management 
Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For For Management 
Amend Non-Employee Director Omnibus For For Management 
 Stock Plan   
Advisory Vote to Ratify Named ExecutiveForForManagement
 Officers' Compensation     
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
Prepare Sustainability Report Against Against Shareholder 
Establish Other Board Committee Against Against Shareholder 

 

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AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING, INC.    
 
Ticker: ADP Security ID: 053015103   
Meeting Date: NOV 10, 2009 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: SEP 11, 2009     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Gregory D. Brenneman For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Leslie A. Brun For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Gary C. Butler For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Leon G. Cooperman For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Eric C. Fast For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Linda R. Gooden For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director R. Glenn Hubbard For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director John P. Jones For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director Charles H. Noski For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director Sharon T. Rowlands For For Management 
1.11 Elect Director Gregory L. Summe For For Management 
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 

 

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BANK OF AMERICA CORP.     
 
Ticker: BAC Security ID: 060505104   
Meeting Date: FEB 23, 2010 Meeting Type: Special   
Record Date: JAN 7, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Increase Authorized Common Stock For For Management 
Adjourn Meeting  For For Management 

 

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BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION    
 
Ticker: BAC Security ID: 060505104   
Meeting Date: APR 28, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 3, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Susan S. Bies For For Management 
Elect Director William P. Boardman For Against Management 
Elect Director Frank P. Bramble, Sr. For For Management 
Elect Director Virgis W. Colbert For For Management 
Elect Director Charles K. Gifford For For Management 
6Elect Director Charles O. Holliday, Jr. ForForManagement
Elect Director D. Paul Jones, Jr. For For Management 
Elect Director Monica C. Lozano For For Management 
Elect Director Thomas J. May For For Management 
10 Elect Director Brian T. Moynihan For For Management 
11 Elect Director Donald E. Powell For Against Management 
12 Elect Director Charles O. Rossotti For Against Management 
13 Elect Director Robert W. Scully For Against Management 
14 Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
15 Increase Authorized Common Stock For For Management 
16Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive ForAgainstManagement
 Officers' Compensation    
17 Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For Against Management 
18 Report on Government Service of Against Against Shareholder 
 Employees     
19 TARP Related Compensation Against For Shareholder 
20 Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against Against Shareholder 
 Special Meetings     
21Advisory Vote to Ratify Named ExecutiveAgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation    
22 Adopt Policy on Succession Planning Against Against Shareholder 
23 Report on Collateral in Derivatives Against Against Shareholder 
 Trading     
24 Claw-back of Payments under Against Against Shareholder 
 Restatements     

 

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BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY    
 
Ticker: BDX Security ID: 075887109   
Meeting Date: FEB 2, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: DEC 11, 2009     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Henry P. Becton, Jr. For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Edward F. Degraan For For Management 
1.3Elect Director Claire M. Fraser-liggett ForForManagement
1.4 Elect Director Edward J. Ludwig For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Adel A.F. Mahmoud For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director James F. Orr For For Management 
1.7Elect Director Willard J. Overlock, Jr.ForForManagement
1.8 Elect Director Bertram L. Scott For For Management 
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
Company-Specific--Approval Of A By-law For For Management 
 Amendment Regarding Special    
 Shareholdermeetings     
Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For For Management 
Approve Executive Incentive Bonus Plan For For Management 
Require a Majority Vote for the Against For Shareholder 
 Election of Directors    
Provide for Cumulative Voting Against Against Shareholder 

 

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BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC.     
 
Ticker: BRK.A Security ID: 084670108   
Meeting Date: JAN 20, 2010 Meeting Type: Special   
Record Date: NOV 30, 2009     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Approve Stock Split  For For Management 
Approve Split of Class B Stock Without For For Management 
 Splitting Class A Stock     
Adjust Par Value of Common Stock For For Management 
Increase Authorized Common Stock For For Management 
Remove Requirement of Issuing Physical For For Management 
 Stock Certificates for Class B Stock    
 Upon Conversion of Class A Stock    

 

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BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC.  
 
Ticker: BRK.B Security ID: 084670108 
Meeting Date: MAY 1, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual 
Record Date: MAR 3, 2010  

 



Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Warren E. Buffett For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Charles T. Munger For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Howard G. Buffett For For Management 
1.4 Elect director Stephen Burke For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Susan L. Decker For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director William H. Gates III For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director David S. Gottesman For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director Charlotte Guyman For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director Donald R. Keough For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director Thomas S. Murphy For For Management 
1.11 Elect Director Ronald L. Olson For For Management 
1.12 Elect Director Walter Scott, Jr. For For Management 

 

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CATERPILLAR INC.     
 
Ticker: CAT Security ID: 149123101   
Meeting Date: JUN 9, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: APR 12, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director John T. Dillon For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Juan Gallardo For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director William A. Osborn For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Edward B. Rust, Jr. For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Susan C. Schwab For For Management 
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For Against Management 
Declassify the Board of Directors For For Management 
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement For For Management 
Require Independent Board Chairman Against Against Shareholder 
Amend Human Rights Policy Against Against Shareholder 
Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against For Shareholder 
 Special Meetings     

 

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CHEVRON CORPORATION     
 
Ticker: CVX Security ID: 166764100   
Meeting Date: MAY 26, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: APR 1, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director S.H. Armacost For For Management 
Elect Director L.F. Deily For For Management 
Elect Director R.E. Denham For For Management 
Elect Director R.J. Eaton For For Management 
Elect Director C. Hagel For For Management 
Elect Director E. Hernandez For For Management 

 



Elect Director F.G. Jenifer For For Management 
Elect Director G.L. Kirkland For For Management 
Elect Director S. Nunn For For Management 
10 Elect Director D.B. Rice For For Management 
11 Elect Director K.W. Sharer For For Management 
12 Elect Director C.R. Shoemate For For Management 
13 Elect Director J.G. Stumpf For For Management 
14 Elect Director R.D. Sugar For For Management 
15 Elect Director C. Ware For For Management 
16 Elect Director J.S. Watson For For Management 
17 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
18 Provide Right to Call Special Meeting For For Management 
19 Request Director Nominee with Against Against Shareholder 
 Environmental Qualifications    
20 Stock Retention/Holding Period Against Against Shareholder 
21 Disclose Payments To Host Governments Against Against Shareholder 
22 Adopt Guidelines for Country Selection Against Against Shareholder 
23 Report on Financial Risks From Climate Against Against Shareholder 
 Change    
24 Amend Bylaws to Establish a Board Against Against Shareholder 
 Committee on Human Rights    

 

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CHRISTIAN DIOR     
 
Ticker: CDI Security ID: F26334106   
Meeting Date: APR 15, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual/Special  
Record Date: APR 12, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Approve Financial Statements and For For Management 
 Statutory Reports     
Accept Consolidated Financial For For Management 
 Statements and Statutory Reports    
Approve Auditors' Special Report For For Management 
 Regarding Related-Party Transactions    
Approve Allocation of Income and For For Management 
 Dividends of EUR 1.22 per Share    
Reelect Renaud Donnedieu de Vabres as For For Management 
 Director     
Reelect Eric Guerlain as Director For Against Management 
Reelect Christian de Labriffe as For Against Management 
 Director     
Elect Segolene Gallienne as Director For Against Management 
Authorize Repurchase of Up to 10 For For Management 
 Percent of Issued Share Capital    
10 Approve Reduction in Share Capital via For For Management 
 Cancellation of Repurchased Shares    

 

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CISCO SYSTEMS, INC.     
 
Ticker: CSCO Security ID: 17275R102   
Meeting Date: NOV 12, 2009 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: SEP 14, 2009     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Carol A. Bartz For For Management 
Elect Director M. Michele Burns For For Management 
Elect Director Michael D. Capellas For For Management 
Elect Director Larry R. Carter For For Management 
Elect Director John T. Chambers For For Management 
Elect Director Brian L. Halla For For Management 
Elect Director John L. Hennessy For For Management 
Elect Director Richard M. Kovacevich For For Management 
Elect Director Roderick C. McGeary For For Management 
10 Elect Director Michael K. Powell For For Management 
11 Elect Director Arun Sarin For For Management 
12 Elect Director Steven M. West For For Management 
13 Elect Director Jerry Yang For For Management 
14 Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For Against Management 
15Amend Qualified Employee Stock PurchaseForForManagement
 Plan      
16 Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
17 Amend Bylaws to Establish a Board Against Against Shareholder 
 Committee on Human Rights    
18Advisory Vote to Ratify Named ExecutiveAgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation     
19 Report on Internet Fragmentation Against Against Shareholder 

 

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COCA-COLA COMPANY, THE     
 
Ticker: KO Security ID: 191216100   
Meeting Date: APR 21, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: FEB 22, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Herbert A. Allen For For Management 
Elect Director Ronald W. Allen For For Management 
Elect Director Cathleen P. Black For For Management 
Elect Director Barry Diller For For Management 
Elect Director Alexis M. Herman For For Management 
Elect Director Muhtar Kent For For Management 
Elect Director Donald R. Keough For For Management 
Elect Director Maria Elena Lagomasino For For Management 
Elect Director Donald F. McHenry For For Management 
10 Elect Director Sam Nunn  For For Management 
11 Elect Director James D. Robinson III For For Management 
12 Elect Director Peter V. Ueberroth For For Management 
13 Elect Director Jacob Wallenberg For Against Management 
14 Elect Director James B. Williams For For Management 

 



15 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
16Advisory Vote to Ratify Named ExecutiveAgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation    
17 Require Independent Board Chairman Against Against Shareholder 
18 Performance-Based Equity Awards Against Against Shareholder 
19 Publish Report on Chemical Bisphenol A Against Against Shareholder 
 (BPA)    

 

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CONOCOPHILLIPS     
 
Ticker: COP Security ID: 20825C104   
Meeting Date: MAY 12, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 15, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Richard L. Armitage For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Richard H. Auchinleck For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director James E. Copeland, Jr. For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Kenneth M. Duberstein For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Ruth R. Harkin For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Harold W. Mcgraw III For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director James J. Mulva For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director Robert A. Niblock For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director Harald J. Norvik For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director William K. Reilly For For Management 
1.11 Elect Director Bobby S. Shackouls For For Management 
1.12 Elect Director Victoria J. Tschinkel For For Management 
1.13 Elect Director Kathryn C. Turner For For Management 
1.14 Elect Director William E. Wade, Jr. For For Management 
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
Report on Board Risk Management Against Against Shareholder 
 Oversight     
Adopt Quantitative GHG Goals for Against Against Shareholder 
 Products and Operations     
Report on Environmental Impact of Oil Against Against Shareholder 
 Sands Operations in Canada    
Adopt Policy to Address Coastal Against Against Shareholder 
 Louisiana Environmental Impacts    
Report on Financial Risks of Climate Against Against Shareholder 
 Change     
Adopt Goals to Reduce Emission of TRI Against Against Shareholder 
 Chemicals     
Amend EEO Policy to Prohibit Against Against Shareholder 
 Discrimination Based on Sexual    
 Orientation and Gender Identity    
10 Report on Political Contributions Against Against Shareholder 

 

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DREYFUS INSTITUTIONAL PREFERED MONEY MARKET FUNDS



Ticker: Security ID: 26200T208
Meeting Date: DEC 28, 2009 Meeting Type: Special
Record Date: SEP 4, 2009

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Approve Change of Fundamental For For Management 
 Investment Policy - Lending    

 

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ESTEE LAUDER COMPANIES INC., THE     
 
Ticker: EL Security ID: 518439104   
Meeting Date: NOV 13, 2009 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: SEP 16, 2009      
 
Proposal   Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Rose Marie Bravo  For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Paul J. Fribourg  For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Mellody Hobson  For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Irvine O. Hockaday, Jr. For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Barry S. Sternlicht  For For Management 
Ratify Auditors   For For Management 

 

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EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION     
 
Ticker: XOM Security ID: 30231G102   
Meeting Date: MAY 26, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: APR 6, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director M.J. Boskin For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director P. Brabeck-Letmathe For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director L.R. Faulkner For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director J.S. Fishman For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director K.C. Frazier For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director W.W. George For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director M.C. Nelson For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director S.J. Palmisano For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director S.C. Reinemund For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director R.W. Tillerson For For Management 
1.11 Elect Director E.E. Whitacre, Jr. For For Management 
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against Against Shareholder 
 Special Meetings     
Reincorporate in Another State [from Against Against Shareholder 
 New Jersey to North Dakota]    
5Advisory Vote to Ratify Named ExecutiveAgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation    

 



Amend EEO Policy to Prohibit Against Against Shareholder 
 Discrimination based on Sexual    
 Orientation and Gender Identity    
Adopt Policy on Human Right to Water Against Against Shareholder 
Adopt Policy to Address Coastal Against Against Shareholder 
 Louisiana Environmental Impacts    
Report on Environmental Impact of Oil Against Against Shareholder 
 Sands Operations in Canada    
10 Report on Environmental Impacts of Against Against Shareholder 
 Natural Gas Fracturing    
11 Report on Energy Technologies Against Against Shareholder 
 Development    
12 Adopt Quantitative GHG Goals from Against Against Shareholder 
 Products and Operations    
13 Report on Risks of Alternative Against Against Shareholder 
 Long-term Fossil Fuel Demand Estimates    

 

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FOMENTO ECONOMICO MEXICANO S.A.B. DE C.V. (FEMSA)   
 
Ticker: FEMSAUBD Security ID: 344419106   
Meeting Date: APR 26, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 22, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Approve Proposal to Exchange 100 For For Management 
 Percent of Shares from the Beer    
 Operations of the Company and/or its    
 Subsidiaries for a Share Participation    
 in Heineken Holdings N.V. and Heineken    
 N.V.      
Accept Report of Board of Directors on For For Management 
 Financial Statements and Statutory    
 Reports for Fiscal Year 2009, Receive    
 CEO's Report and Audit and Corporate    
 Practices Committees Chairmen Report    
Approve Tax Report on Fiscal For For Management 
 Obligations     
Approve Allocation of Income and For For Management 
 Distribution of Dividends of MXN 0.13    
 per Series B Shares; MXN 0.16 per    
 Series D Shares; Corresponding to a    
 Total of MXN 0.65 per B Unit and MXN    
 0.78 per BD Unit     
Set Aggregate Nominal Share Repurchase For For Management 
 Reserve to a Maximum Amount of up to    
 MXN 3 Billion   
Elect Directors and Secretaries, Verify ForForManagement
 Independence of Directors, and Approve    
 their Remuneration     
Elect Members and Chairmen of Finance For For Management 
 and Planning Committee, Audit Committee    

 



 and Corporate Practices Committee;    
 Approve Their Remuneration    
Designate Inspector or Shareholder For For Management 
 Representative(s) of Minutes of Meeting    
Approve Minutes of Meeting For For Management 

 

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FREEPORT-MCMORAN COPPER & GOLD INC.

Ticker: FCX Security ID: 35671D857   
Meeting Date: JUN 9, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: APR 13, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Richard C. Adkerson For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Robert J. Allison, Jr. For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Robert A. Day For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Gerald J. Ford For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director H. Devon Graham, Jr. For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Charles C. Krulak For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director Bobby Lee Lackey For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director Jon C. Madonna For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director Dustan E. McCoy For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director James R. Moffett For For Management 
1.11 Elect Director B.M. Rankin, Jr. For For Management 
1.12 Elect Director Stephen H. Siegele For For Management 
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For Against Management 
Request Director Nominee with Against Against Shareholder 
 Environmental Qualifications    
Stock Retention/Holding Period Against Against Shareholder 

 

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GENERAL DYNAMICS CORPORATION     
 
Ticker: GD Security ID: 369550108   
Meeting Date: MAY 5, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 8, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Nicholas D. Chabraja For For Management 
Elect Director James S. Crown For For Management 
Elect Director William P. Fricks For For Management 
Elect Director Jay L. Johnson For For Management 
Elect Director George A. Joulwan For For Management 
Elect Director Paul G. Kaminski For For Management 
Elect Director John M. Keane For For Management 
Elect Director Lester L. Lyles For For Management 
Elect Director William A. Osborn For For Management 
10 Elect Director Robert Walmsley For For Management 

 



11 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
12 Report on Space-based Weapons Program Against Against Shareholder 

 

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GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY     
 
Ticker: GE Security ID: 369604103   
Meeting Date: APR 28, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 1, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director W. Geoffrey Beattie For For Management 
Elect Director James I. Cash, Jr. For For Management 
Elect Director William M. Castell For For Management 
Elect Director Ann M. Fudge For For Management 
Elect Director Susan Hockfield For For Management 
Elect Director Jeffrey R. Immelt For For Management 
Elect Director Andrea Jung For For Management 
Elect Director Alan G. (A.G.) Lafley For For Management 
Elect Director Robert W. Lane For For Management 
10 Elect Director Ralph S. Larsen For For Management 
11 Elect Director Rochelle B. Lazarus For For Management 
12 Elect Director James J. Mulva For For Management 
13 Elect Director Sam Nunn  For For Management 
14 Elect Director Roger S. Penske For For Management 
15 Elect Director Robert J. Swieringa For For Management 
16 Elect Director Douglas A. Warner III For For Management 
17 Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
18 Provide for Cumulative Voting Against Against Shareholder 
19 Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against Against Shareholder 
 Special Meetings     
20 Require Independent Board Chairman Against Against Shareholder 
21 Report on Pay Disparity  Against Against Shareholder 
22 Adopt Policy Prohibiting Certain Against Against Shareholder 
 Directors from Serving on Key Board    
 Committees   
23Advisory Vote to Ratify Named ExecutiveAgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation     

 

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HALLIBURTON COMPANY     
 
Ticker: HAL Security ID: 406216101   
Meeting Date: MAY 19, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 22, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director A.M. Bennett For For Management 
Elect Director J.R. Boyd For For Management 
Elect Director M. Carroll For For Management 

 



Elect Director N.K. Dicciani For For Management 
Elect Director S.M. Gillis For For Management 
Elect Director J.T. Hackett For For Management 
Elect Director D.J. Lesar For For Management 
Elect Director R.A. Malone For For Management 
Elect Director J.L. Martin For For Management 
10 Elect Director D.L. Reed For For Management 
11 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
12Review and Assess Human Rights Policies AgainstAgainstShareholder
13 Report on Political Contributions Against Against Shareholder 
14Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive  AgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation    
15 Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against Against Shareholder 
 Special Meetings    

 

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HSBC HOLDINGS PLC     
 
Ticker: HSBA Security ID: 404280406   
Meeting Date: MAY 28, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 30, 2010     
 
# Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1 Accept Financial Statements and For For Management 
  Statutory Reports     
2 Approve Remuneration Report For For Management 
3Re-elect Rona Fairhead as Director For For Management 
3Re-elect Michael Geoghegan as Director For For Management 
3Re-elect Stephen Green as Director For For Management 
3Re-elect Gwyn Morgan as Director For For Management 
3Re-elect Nagavara Murthy as Director For For Management 
3Re-elect Simon Robertson as Director For For Management 
3Re-elect John Thornton as Director For For Management 
3Re-elect Sir Brian Williamson as For For Management 
  Director     
4 Reappoint KPMG Audit plc as Auditors For For Management 
  and Authorise Their Remuneration    
5 Authorise Issue of Equity with For For Management 
  Pre-emptive Rights     
6 Authorise Issue of Equity without For For Management 
  Pre-emptive Rights     
7 Amend Articles of Association For For Management 
8 Approve UK Share Incentive Plan For For Management 
9 Authorise the Company to Call EGM with For For Management 
  Two Weeks' Notice     

 

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INTEL CORPORATION  
Ticker: INTC Security ID: 458140100 

 



Meeting Date: MAY 19, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: MAR 22, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Charlene Barshefsky For For Management 
Elect Director Susan L. Decker For For Management 
Elect Director John J. Donahoe For For Management 
Elect Director Reed E. Hundt For For Management 
Elect Director Paul S. Otellini For For Management 
Elect Director James D. Plummer For For Management 
Elect Director David S. Pottruck For For Management 
Elect Director Jane E. Shaw For For Management 
Elect Director Frank D. Yeary For For Management 
10 Elect Director David B. Yoffie For For Management 
11 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
12 Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive ForForManagement
 Officers' Compensation    

 

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INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.

Ticker: ISRG Security ID: 46120E602
Meeting Date: APR 21, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: FEB 22, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Alan J. Levy For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Eric H. Halvorson For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Amal M. Johnson For For Management 
Approve Stock Option Plan For For Management 

 

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JOHNSON & JOHNSON

Ticker: JNJ Security ID: 478160104
Meeting Date: APR 22, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: FEB 23, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Mary Sue Coleman For For Management 
Elect Director James G. Culien For For Management 
Elect Director Michael M. E. Johns For For Management 
Elect Director Susan L. Lindquist For For Management 
Elect Director Anne M. Mulcahy For For Management 
Elect Director Lea F. Mullin For For Management 
Elect Director William D. Perez For For Management 
Elect Director Charles Prince For For Management 
Elect Director David Satcher For For Management 
10 Elect Director William C. Welcon For For Management 
11 Ratify Auditors For For Management 

 



12Advisory Vote to Ratify Named ExecutiveAgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation    
13 Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against Against Shareholder 
 Special Meetings    

 

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JPMORGAN CHASE & CO.

Ticker: JPM Security ID: 46625H100
Meeting Date: MAY 18, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: MAR 19, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Crandall C. Bowles For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Stephen B. Burke For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director David M. Cote For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director James S. Crown For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director James Dimon For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Ellen V. Futter For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director William H. Gray, III For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director Laban P. Jackson, Jr. For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director David C. Novak For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director Lee R. Raymond For For Management 
1.11 Elect Director William C. Weldon For For Management 
Ratify Auditors For For Management 
3Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive  ForForManagement
 Officers' Compensation    
Affirm Political Non-Partisanship Against Against Shareholder 
Amend Bylaws-- Call Special Meetings Against Against Shareholder 
Report on Collateral in Derivatives Against Against Shareholder 
 Trading    
Provide Right to Act by Written ConsentAgainstForShareholder
Require Independent Board Chairman Against Against Shareholder 
Report on Pay Disparity Against Against Shareholder 
10 Stock Retention/Holding Period Against Against Shareholder 

 

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KRAFT FOODS INC

Ticker: KFT Security ID: 50075N104
Meeting Date: MAY 18, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: MAR 11, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Ajaypal S. Banga For For Management 
Elect Director Myra M. Hart For For Management 
Elect Director Lois D. Juliber For For Management 
Elect Director Mark D. Ketchum For For Management 
Elect Director Richard A. Lerner For For Management 
Elect Director Mackey J. McDonald For For Management 

 



Elect Director John C. Pope For For Management 
Elect Director Fredric G. Reynolds For For Management 
Elect Director Irene B. Rosenfeld For For Management 
10 Elect Director J.F. Van Boxmeer For For Management 
11 Elect Director Deborah C. Wright For For Management 
12 Elect Director Frank G. Zarb For For Management 
13 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
14Provide Right to Act by Written ConsentAgainstForShareholder

 

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MCDERMOTT INTERNATIONAL, INC.      
 
Ticker: MDR Security ID: 580037109   
Meeting Date: MAY 7, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 8, 2010      
 
Proposal   Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect John F. Bookout, III as Director For For Management 
1.2 Elect Roger A. Brown as Director  For For Management 
1.3 Elect Ronald C. Cambre as Director  For For Management 
1.4 Elect John A. Fees as Director  For For Management 
1.5 Elect Robert W. Goldman as Director  For For Management 
1.6 Elect Stephen G. Hanks as Director  For For Management 
1.7 Elect Oliver D. Kingsley, Jr. as  For For Management 
Director
1.8Elect D. Bradley McWilliams as DirectorForForManagement
1.9 Elect Richard W. Mies as Director  For For Management 
1.10 Elect Thomas C. Schievelbein as  For For Management 
 Director      
1.11 Elect David A. Trice as Director  For For Management 
Ratify Deloitte & Touche LLP as  For For Management 
 Auditors      

 

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MCDONALD'S CORPORATION     
 
Ticker: MCD Security ID: 580135101   
Meeting Date: MAY 20, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 23, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Walter E. Massey For For Management 
Elect Director John W. Rogers, Jr. For For Management 
Elect Director Roger W. Stone For For Management 
Elect Director Miles D. White For For Management 
Ratify AuditorsFor For Management 
6Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive AgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation     
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement Against For Shareholder 
Require Suppliers to Adopt CAK Against Against Shareholder 

 



Adopt Cage-Free Eggs Purchasing Policy Against Against Shareholder 

 

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MCGRAW-HILL COMPANIES, INC., THE

Ticker: MHP Security ID: 580645109   
Meeting Date: APR 28, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 8, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Pedro Aspe For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Robert P. McGraw For For Management 
1.3Elect Director Hilda Ochoa-Brillembourg ForForManagement
1.4 Elect Director Edward B. Rust, Jr. For For Management 
Declassify the Board of Directors For For Management 
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement For For Management 
 Related to the Classified Board    
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement For For Management 
 Relating to Business Combinations    
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement For For Management 
 Regarding the Sale, Lease, Exchange of   
 the Company's Assets     
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement For For Management 
 Regarding the Plan for Exchanging    
 Shares     
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement For For Management 
 Regarding Authorization of Dissolution   
Rescind Fair Price Provision For For Management 
Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For For Management 
10 Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
11 Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against For Shareholder 
 Special Meetings     
12 Provide Right to Act by Written Consent Against For Shareholder 

 

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MEDTRONIC, INC.     
 
Ticker: MDT Security ID: 585055106   
Meeting Date: AUG 27, 2009 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: JUN 29, 2009     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Richard H. Anderson For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Victor J. Dzau For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director William A. Hawkins For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director S. Ann Jackson For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Denise M. O'Leary For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Robert C. Pozen For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director Jean-pierre Rosso For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director Jack W. Schuler For For Management 

 



 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
3 Amend Qualified Employee Stock PurchaseForForManagement
  Plan    
 Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For For Management 
 
 
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MERCK & CO., INC.    
 
Ticker: MRK Security ID: 589331107   
Meeting Date: AUG 7, 2009 Meeting Type: Special   
Record Date: JUN 22, 2009    
 
Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Approve Acquisition For For Management 

 

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MERCK & CO., INC.     
 
Ticker: MRK Security ID: 58933Y105   
Meeting Date: MAY 25, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 26, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Leslie A. Brun For For Management 
Elect Director Thomas R. Cech For For Management 
Elect Director Richard T. Clark For For Management 
Elect Director Thomas H. Glocer For For Management 
Elect Director Steven F. Goldstone For For Management 
6Elect Director William B. Harrison, Jr.ForForManagement
Elect Director Harry R. Jacobson For For Management 
Elect Director William N. Kelley For For Management 
Elect Director C. Robert Kidder For For Management 
10 Elect Director Rochelle B. Lazarus For For Management 
11 Elect Director Carlos E. Represas For For Management 
12 Elect Director Patricia F. Russo For For Management 
13 Elect Director Thomas E. Shenk For For Management 
14 Elect Director Anne M. Tatlock For For Management 
15 Elect Director Craig B. Thompson For For Management 
16 Elect Director Wendell P. Weeks For For Management 
17 Elect Director Peter C. Wendell For For Management 
18 Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
19 Approve Omnibus Stock Plan For Against Management 
20 Approve Non-Employee Director Omnibus For For Management 
 Stock Plan     

 

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MICROSOFT CORPORATION



Ticker: MSFT Security ID: 594918104   
Meeting Date: NOV 19, 2009 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: SEP 4, 2009     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director William H. Gates, III For For Management 
Elect Director Steven A. Ballmer For For Management 
Elect Director Dina Dublon For For Management 
Elect Director Raymond V. Gilmartin For For Management 
Elect Director Reed Hastings For For Management 
Elect Director Maria Klawe For For Management 
Elect Director David F. Marquardt For For Management 
Elect Director Charles H. Noski For For Management 
Elect Director Helmut Panke For For Management 
10 Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
11 Permit Right to Call Special Meeting For For Management 
12Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive  ForForManagement
 Officers' Compensation   
13Adopt Principles for Health Care Reform AgainstAgainstShareholder
14 Report on Charitable Contributions Against Against Shareholder 

 

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NESTLE SA      
 
Ticker: NESN Security ID: 641069406   
Meeting Date: APR 15, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date:     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Accept Financial Statements and For For Management 
 Statutory Reports     
1.2 Approve Remuneration Report For For Management 
Approve Discharge of Board and Senior For For Management 
 Management     
Approve Allocation of Income and For For Management 
 Dividends of CHF 1.60 per Share    
4.1.1 Reelect Andre Kudelski as Director For For Management 
4.1.2 Reelect Jean-Rene Fourtou as Director For For Management 
4.1.3 Reelect Steven Hoch as Director For For Management 
4.1.4 Reelect Peter Brabeck-Letmathe as For For Management 
 Director     
4.2.1 Elect Titia de Lange as Director For For Management 
4.2.2 Elect Jean-Pierre Roth as Director For For Management 
4.3 Ratify KPMG AG as Auditors For For Management 
Approve CHF 18.5 Million Reduction in For For Management 
 Share Capital via Cancellation of    
 Repurchased Shares     
Amend Articles Re: Share Certificates For For Management 
 due to New Swiss Federal Act on    
 Intermediated Securities    
Mark the box at the right if you wish None Against Management 
 to give a Proxy to the independent    

 



representative, Mr. Jean-Ludovic
Hartmann

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NEWS CORPORATION     
 
Ticker: NWSA Security ID: 65248E203   
Meeting Date: OCT 16, 2009 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: AUG 17, 2009     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Jose Maria Aznar For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Natalie Bancroft For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Peter L. Barnes For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Chase Carey For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Kenneth E. Cowley For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director David F. DeVoe For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director Viet Dinh For Abstain Management 
1.8 Elect Director Sir Roderick I. For Abstain Management 
 Eddington     
1.9 Elect Director Mark Hurd For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director Andrew S.B. Knight For Abstain Management 
1.11 Elect Director James R. Murdoch For For Management 
1.12 Elect Director K. Rupert Murdoch For For Management 
1.13 Elect Director Lachlan K. Murdoch For For Management 
1.14 Elect Director Thomas J. Perkins For Abstain Management 
1.15 Elect Director Arthur M. Siskind For For Management 
1.16 Elect Director John L. Thornton For Abstain Management 
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 

 

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OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM CORPORATION

Ticker: OXY Security ID: 674599105   
Meeting Date: MAY 7, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 15, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Spencer Abraham For Against Management 
Elect Director John S. Chalsty For Against Management 
Elect Director Stephen I. Chazen For For Management 
Elect Director Edward P. Djerejian For Against Management 
Elect Director John E. Feick For Against Management 
Elect Director Carlos M. Gutierrez For Against Management 
Elect Director Ray R. Irani For Against Management 
Elect Director Irvin W. Maloney For Against Management 
Elect Director Avedick B. Poladian For Against Management 
10 Elect Director Rodolfo Segovia For Against Management 
11 Elect Director Aziz D. Syriani For Against Management 
12 Elect Director Rosemary Tomich For Against Management 

 



13 Elect Director Walter L. Weisman For Against Management 
14 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
15 Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For For Management 
16Advisory Vote to Ratify Named ExecutiveForAgainstManagement
 Officers' Compensation    
17 Limit Executive Compensation Against Against Shareholder 
18 Require Independent Board Chairman Against Against Shareholder 
19 Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against Against Shareholder 
 Special Meetings    
20 Report on Host Country Social and Against Against Shareholder 
 Environmental Laws    
21 Require a Majority Vote for the Against For Shareholder 
 Election of Directors    
22 Report on Policy for Increasing Safety Against Against Shareholder 
 by Reducing Hazardous Substance Usage    
 and Re-locating Facilities    
23 Double Trigger on Equity Plans Against For Shareholder 

 

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PEPSICO, INC.     
 
Ticker: PEP Security ID: 713448108   
Meeting Date: MAY 5, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 5, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Shona L. Brown For For Management 
Elect Director Ian M. Cook For For Management 
Elect Director Dina Dublon For For Management 
Elect Director Victor J. Dzau For For Management 
Elect Director Ray L. Hunt For For Management 
Elect Director Alberto Ibarguen For For Management 
Elect Director Arthur C. Martinez For Against Management 
Elect Director Indra K. Nooyi For For Management 
Elect Director Sharon P. Rockefeller For For Management 
10 Elect Director James J. Schiro For For Management 
11 Elect Director Lloyd G. Trotter For For Management 
12 Elect Director Daniel Vasella For For Management 
13 Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
14 Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For For Management 
15 Report on Charitable Contributions Against Against Shareholder 
16 Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call Against Against Shareholder 
 Special Meetings     
17 Report on Public Policy Advocacy Against Against Shareholder 
 Process     

 

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PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL INC. 
Ticker: PM Security ID: 718172109 

 



Meeting Date: MAY 12, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: MAR 16, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Harold Brown For For Management 
Elect Director Mathis Cabiallavetta For For Management 
Elect Director Louis C. Camilleri For For Management 
Elect Director J. Dudley Fishburn For For Management 
Elect Director Jennifer Li For For Management 
Elect Director Graham Mackay For For Management 
Elect Director Sergio Marchionne For For Management 
Elect Director Lucio A. Noto For For Management 
Elect Director Carlos Slim Helu For For Management 
10 Elect Director Stephen M. Wolf For For Management 
11 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
12Report on Effect of Marketing PracticesAgainstAgainstShareholder
 on the Poor    
13 Establish Supplier Human Rights Against Against Shareholder 
 Purchasing Protocols    

 

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PRAXAIR, INC.

Ticker: PX Security ID: 74005P104
Meeting Date: APR 27, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: MAR 1, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Stephen F. Angel For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Nance K. Dicciani For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Edward G. Galante For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Claire W. Gargalli For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Ira D. Hall For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Raymond W. LeBoeuf For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director Larry D. Mcvay For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director Wayne T. Smith For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director Robert L. Wood For For Management 
Ratify Auditors For For Management 

 

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PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY, THE

Ticker: PG Security ID: 742718109
Meeting Date: OCT 13, 2009 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: AUG 14, 2009

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Kenneth I. Chenault For For Management 
Elect Director Scott D. Cook For For Management 
Elect Director Rajat K. Gupta For For Management 

 



Elect Director A.G. Lafley For For Management 
Elect Director Charles R. Lee For For Management 
Elect Director Lynn M. Martin For For Management 
Elect Director Robert A. McDonald For For Management 
Elect Director W. James McNerney, Jr. For For Management 
Elect Director Johnathan A. Rodgers For For Management 
10 Elect Director Ralph Snyderman For For Management 
11 Elect Director Mary Agnes Wilderotter For For Management 
12 Elect Director Patricia A. Woertz For For Management 
13 Elect Director Ernesto Zedillo For For Management 
14 Ratify Auditors For For Management 
15 Amend Code of Regulations For For Management 
16 Approve Omnibus Stock Plan For Against Management 
17 Provide for Cumulative Voting Against Against Shareholder 
18 Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive Against For Shareholder 
 Officers' Compensation    

 

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QUALCOMM INCORPORATED     
 
Ticker: QCOM Security ID: 747525103   
Meeting Date: MAR 2, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: JAN 4, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Barbara T. Alexander For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Stephen M. Bennett For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Donald G. Cruickshank For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Raymond V. Dittamore For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Thomas W. Horton For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Irwin Mark Jacobs For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director Paul E. Jacobs For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director Robert E. Kahn For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director Sherry Lansing For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director Duane A. Nelles For For Management 
1.11 Elect Director Brent Scowcroft For For Management 
1.12 Elect Director Marc I. Stern For For Management 
Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For For Management 
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 

 

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RIO TINTO PLC     
 
Ticker: RIO Security ID: 767204100   
Meeting Date: APR 15, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: MAR 8, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Accept Financial Statements and For For Management 
 Statutory Reports     

 



Approve Remuneration Report For Against Management 
Elect Robert Brown as Director For For Management 
Elect Ann Godbehere as Director For For Management 
Elect Sam Walsh as Director For For Management 
Re-elect Guy Elliott as Director For For Management 
Re-elect Michael Fitzpatrick as For For Management 
 Director    
Re-elect Lord Kerr of Kinlochard as For For Management 
 Director    
Reappoint PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP asForForManagement
 Auditor and Authorise Their    
 Remuneration    
10 Authorise Issue of Equity with For For Management 
 Pre-emptive Rights    
11 Authorise Issue of Equity without For For Management 
 Pre-emptive Rights    
12 Authorise Market Purchase For For Management 
13 Authorise the Company to Call EGM with For For Management 
 Two Weeks' Notice    

 

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ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC     
 
Ticker: RDSA Security ID: 780259206   
Meeting Date: MAY 18, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: APR 8, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Accept Financial Statements and For For Management 
 Statutory Reports     
Approve Remuneration Report For For Management 
Elect Charles Holliday as Director For For Management 
Re-elect Josef Ackermann as Director For For Management 
Re-elect Malcolm Brinded as Director For For Management 
Re-elect Simon Henry as Director For For Management 
Re-elect Lord Kerr of Kinlochard as For For Management 
 Director     
Re-elect Wim Kok as Director For For Management 
Re-elect Nick Land as Director For For Management 
10 Re-elect Christine Morin-Postel as For For Management 
 Director     
11 Re-elect Jorma Ollila as Director For For Management 
12 Re-elect Jeroen van der Veer as For For Management 
 Director     
13 Re-elect Peter Voser as Director For For Management 
14 Re-elect Hans Wijers as Director For For Management 
15Reappoint PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as ForForManagement
 Auditors     
16 Authorise Board to Fix Remuneration of For For Management 
 Auditors     
17 Authorise Issue of Equity with For For Management 
 Pre-emptive Rights     

 



18 Authorise Issue of Equity without For For Management 
 Pre-emptive Rights    
19 Authorise Market Purchase For For Management 
20 Approve Scrip Dividend Scheme For For Management 
21 Authorise EU Political Donations and For For Management 
 Expenditure    
22 Adopt New Articles of Association For For Management 
23 Direct the Audit Committee or a Risk Against Against Shareholder 
 Committee of the Board to Commission    
 and Review a Report on Investment Risks    
 Associated with Future Canadian Oil    
 Sands Projects    

 

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SYSCO CORPORATION

Ticker: SYY Security ID: 871829107
Meeting Date: NOV 18, 2009 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: SEP 21, 2009

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Jonathan Golden For For Management 
Elect Director Joseph A. Hafner. Jr. For For Management 
Elect Director Nancy S. Newcomb For For Management 
Elect Director Kenneth F. Spitler For For Management 
Approve Non-Employee Director Omnibus For For Management 
 Stock Plan    
Amend Omnibus Stock Plan For For Management 
Approve Executive Incentive Bonus Plan For For Management 
Ratify Auditors For For Management 
9 Advisory Vote to Ratify Named ExecutiveForForManagement
 Officers' Compensation    
10Adopt Principles for Health Care Reform  AgainstAgainstShareholder

 

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TARGET CORPORATION

Ticker: TGT Security ID: 87612E106
Meeting Date: JUN 9, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual
Record Date: APR 12, 2010

Proposal Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Calvin Darden For For Management 
Elect Director Anne M. Mulcahy For For Management 
Elect Director Stephen W. Sanger For For Management 
Elect Director Gregg W. Steinhafel For For Management 
Ratify Auditors For For Management 
Declassify the Board of Directors For For Management 
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement For For Management 
Amend Articles of Incorporation For For Management 

 



Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive Against For Shareholder 
 Officers' Compensation   

 

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TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INCORPORATED

Ticker: TXN Security ID: 882508104   
Meeting Date: APR 15, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: FEB 16, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director R.W. Babb, Jr. For For Management 
Elect Director D.L. Boren For For Management 
Elect Director D.A. Carp For For Management 
Elect Director C.S. Cox  For For Management 
Elect Director D.R. Goode For For Management 
Elect Director S.P. MacMillan For For Management 
Elect Director P.H. Patsley For For Management 
Elect Director W.R. Sanders For For Management 
Elect Director R.J. Simmons For For Management 
10 Elect Director R.K. Templeton For For Management 
11 Elect Director C.T. Whitman For For Management 
12 Ratify Auditors  For For Management 

 

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TOTAL SA      
 
Ticker: FP Security ID: 89151E109   
Meeting Date: MAY 21, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual/Special  
Record Date: APR 13, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Approve Financial Statements and For For Management 
 Statutory Reports     
Accept Consolidated Financial For For Management 
 Statements and Statutory Reports    
Approve Allocation of Income and For For Management 
 Dividends of EUR 2.28 per Share    
Approve Auditors' Special Report For For Management 
 Regarding Related-Party Transactions    
Approve Transaction with Christophe de For Against Management 
 Margerie Re: Severance Payment    
Authorize Repurchase of Up to 10 For For Management 
 Percent of Issued Share Capital    
Reelect Thierry Desmarest as Director For For Management 
Reelect Thierry de Rudder as Director For Against Management 
Elect Gunnar Brock as Director For For Management 
10 Elect Claude Clement as Representative For For Management 
 of Employee Shareholders to the Board    
11 Elect Philippe Marchandise as Against For Management 

 



 Representative of Employee Shareholders    
 to the Board    
12 Elect Mohammed Zaki as Representative Against For Management 
 of Employee Shareholders to the Board    
13 Reelect Ernst & Young Audit as Auditor For For Management 
14 Reelect KPMG Audit as Auditor For For Management 
15 Ratify Auditex as Alternate Auditor For For Management 
16 Ratify KPMG Audit I.S. as Alternate For For Management 
 Auditor    
17 Authorize Issuance of Equity or For For Management 
 Equity-Linked Securities with    
 Preemptive Rights up to Aggregate    
 Nominal Amount of EUR 2.5 Billion    
18 Authorize Issuance of Equity or For For Management 
 Equity-Linked Securities without    
 Preemptive Rights up to Aggregate    
 Nominal Amount of EUR 850 million    
19 Authorize Capital Increase of up to 10 For For Management 
 Percent of Issued Capital for Future    
 Acquisitions    
20 Approve Employee Stock Purchase Plan For For Management 
21 Authorize up to 0.1 Percent of Issued For For Management 
 Capital for Use in Stock Option Plan    
Amend Article 9 of Bylaws Re: Mutual Against Against Shareholder 
 Fund    

 

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UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION    
 
Ticker: UTX Security ID: 913017109   
Meeting Date: APR 14, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: FEB 16, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Louis R. Chenevert For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director John V. Faraci For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Jean-Pierre Garnier, For For Management 
 Ph.D.      
1.4 Elect Director Jamie S. Gorelick For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director Carlos M. Gutierrez For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Edward A. Kangas For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director Charles R. Lee For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director Richard D. McCormick For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director Harold McGraw, III For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director Richard B. Myers For For Management 
1.11 Elect Director H. Patrick Swygert For For Management 
1.12 Elect Director Andre Villeneuve For For Management 
1.13 Elect Director Christine Todd Whitman For For Management 
Ratify AuditorsFor For Management 
3 Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive AgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation     

 



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WAL-MART STORES, INC.      
 
Ticker: WMT Security ID: 931142103   
Meeting Date: JUN 4, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: APR 8, 2010      
 
Proposal   Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
Elect Director Aida M. Alvarez  For For Management 
Elect Director James W. Breyer  For For Management 
Elect Director M. Michele Burns  For For Management 
Elect Director James I. Cash, Jr.  For For Management 
Elect Director Roger C. Corbett  For For Management 
Elect Director Douglas N. Daft  For Against Management 
Elect Director Michael T. Duke  For For Management 
Elect Director Gregory B. Penner  For For Management 
Elect Director Steven S. Reinemund  For For Management 
10 Elect Director H. Lee Scott, Jr.  For For Management 
11 Elect Director Arne M. Sorenson  For For Management 
12 Elect Director Jim C. Walton  For For Management 
13 Elect Director S. Robson Walton  For For Management 
14 Elect Director Christopher J. Williams For For Management 
15 Elect Director Linda S. Wolf  For Against Management 
16 Ratify Auditors   For For Management 
17 Approve Omnibus Stock Plan  For Against Management 
18 Amend Sharesave Plan   For For Management 
19 Amend EEO Policy to Prohibit  Against Against Shareholder 
 Discrimination based on Sexual     
 Orientation and Gender Identity     
20Advisory Vote to Ratify Named Executive AgainstForShareholder
 Officers' Compensation      
21 Report on Political Contributions  Against Against Shareholder 
22 Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Call  Against For Shareholder 
 Special Meetings      
23 Require Suppliers to Adopt CAK  Against Against Shareholder 
24 Report on Process for Identifying and  Against Against Shareholder 
 Prioritizing Public Policy Activities     

 

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WALGREEN CO.      
 
Ticker: WAG Security ID: 931422109   
Meeting Date: JAN 13, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: NOV 16, 2009     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director Steven A. Davis For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director William C. Foote For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Mark P. Frissora For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Alan G. McNally For For Management 

 



1.5 Elect Director Nancy M. Schlichting For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director David Y. Schwartz For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director Alejandro Silva For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director James A. Skinner For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director Gregory D. Wasson For For Management 
Ratify Auditors For For Management 
Amend Stock Option Plan For For Management 
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement Against For Shareholder 
Performance-Based Equity Awards Against For Shareholder 
Report on Charitable Contributions Against Against Shareholder 

 

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WHOLE FOODS MARKET, INC.     
 
Ticker: WFMI Security ID: 966837106   
Meeting Date: MAR 8, 2010 Meeting Type: Annual   
Record Date: JAN 12, 2010     
 
Proposal  Mgt Rec Vote Cast Sponsor 
1.1 Elect Director John B. Elstrott For For Management 
1.2 Elect Director Gabrielle E. Greene For For Management 
1.3 Elect Director Hass Hassan For For Management 
1.4 Elect Director Stephanie Kugelman For For Management 
1.5 Elect Director John P. Mackey For For Management 
1.6 Elect Director Jonathan A. Seiffer For For Management 
1.7 Elect Director Morris J. Siegel For For Management 
1.8 Elect Director Jonathan D. Sokoloff For For Management 
1.9 Elect Director Ralph Z. Sorenson For For Management 
1.10 Elect Director W.A. (Kip) Tindell, III For For Management 
Ratify Auditors  For For Management 
Reduce Supermajority Vote Requirement Against For Shareholder 
Amend Articles/Bylaws/Charter -- Against For Shareholder 
 Removal of Directors     
Adopt a Policy Establishing an Against Against Shareholder 
 Engagement Process with Proponents to    
 Shareholder Proposals     
Adopt and Disclose Succession Planning Against Against Shareholder 
 Policy     

 



SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

Dreyfus Appreciation Fund, Inc.

By:/s/ Bradley J. Skapyak
 Bradley J. Skapyak
 President
 
Date:August 23, 2010