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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the

Shareholders’ Meeting to Be Held on June 1, 2012.


Notice of 2012 Annual Shareholders’ Meeting

Meeting Type: Annual Shareholders’ Meeting

For Shareholders of record as of: Close of business on April 4, 2012

Date: June 1, 2012 Time: 7:00 a.m. Central Time

Location: Bud Walton Arena University of Arkansas Fayetteville, Arkansas

You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the above-named company.

This is not a proxy card or ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet or by mail. You may view the proxy materials online at or easily request a paper copy of the proxy materials (see reverse side).

We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.

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Before You Vote

How to Access the Proxy Materials

Proxy Materials Available to VIEW or RECEIVE:


How to View Online:

Have the information that is printed in the box marked by the arrow XXXX XXXX XXXX (located on the following page) available and visit:

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Voting Items

The Board of Directors recommends a vote “FOR” each of the nominees listed in Proposal 1, “FOR” Proposals 2 and 3, and “AGAINST” Proposals 4 through 6.

1. Election of Directors


1a. Aida M. Alvarez

1b. James W. Breyer

1c. M. Michele Burns

1d. James I. Cash, Jr.

1e. Roger C. Corbett

1f. Douglas N. Daft

1g. Michael T. Duke

1h. Marissa A. Mayer

1i. Gregory B. Penner

1j. Steven S Reinemund

1k. H. Lee Scott, Jr.

1l. Arne M. Sorenson

1m. Jim C. Walton

1n. S. Robson Walton

1o. Christopher J. Williams

1p. Linda S. Wolf

Company Proposals:

2. Ratifi cation of Ernst & Young LLP as Independent Accountants

3. Advisory Vote to Approve Named Executive Offi cer Compensation

Shareholder Proposals:

4. Political Contributions Report

5. Director Nomination Policy

6. Report Regarding Incentive Compensation Programs