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					Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc.                                                    Principal Officers of Anheuser-Busch
                                                                                  Companies Subsidiaries

Strategy Committee                                                                Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
(*Member of the Corporate Office)                                                 (†Member of the Anheuser-Busch, Inc. Management Committee)

Patrick T. Stokes*                          Anthony T. Ponturo                    Patrick T. Stokes                        James G. Brickey†
President and Chief Executive Officer       Vice President —                      Chairman of the Board and                Vice President — Human Resources
                                            Global Media and Sports Marketing —   Chief Executive Officer
August A. Busch III*                                                                                                       Thomas J. Adamitis
                                            Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
Chairman of the Board                                                             August A. Busch IV†                      Vice President — Procurement

W. Randolph Baker                           John F. Kelly                         President
                                                                                                                           Henry Dominguez
                                            Vice President and Controller
Vice President and                                                                Douglas J. Muhleman†                     Region Vice President (West) —
Chief Financial Officer                                                           Group Vice President —                   Government Affairs
                                                                                  Brewing Operations & Technology
John E. Jacob                               Other Officers                                                                 Rodney D. Forth
Executive Vice President —                                                        James F. Hoffmeister†                    Region Vice President (Central) —
Global Communications                       JoBeth G. Brown                       Group Vice President — Procurement,      Government Affairs
                                            Vice President and Secretary          Logistics and Agricultural Resources
Thomas W. Santel                                                                                                           Johnny Furr Jr.
Vice President —                            John S. Koykka                        Michael J. Owens†                        Vice President — Sales Development
Corporate Development                       Vice President —                      Vice President — Sales and Marketing     and Community Affairs
                                            International Development
Stephen J. Burrows                                                                Robert C. Lachky†                        Joseph M. Hoff
Vice President —                            John T. Farrell                       Vice President —                         Vice President — National Retail Sales
International Operations                    Vice President — Employee Benefits    Brand Management and Director —
                                                                                                                           Joseph F. Jedlicka III
                                                                                  Global Brand Creative
August A. Busch IV                          William J. Kimmins Jr.                                                         Vice President — Legal and State Affairs
Vice President and Group Executive          Vice President and Treasurer          Anthony T. Ponturo†                      Eugene D. Johnson Jr.
                                                                                  Vice President — Global Media
Mark T. Bobak                               Lisa A. Joley                                                                  Vice President — Wholesaler
                                                                                  and Sports Marketing
Group Vice President and                    Vice President and General Counsel                                             Development
Chief Legal Officer
                                            Robert J. Byrne                       Gary R. Welker†                          John B. Johnson
                                                                                  Vice President —
Joseph P. Sellinger                         Vice President and                                                             Vice President — Regional Sales
                                                                                  Distribution Systems and Services
Vice President and Group Executive          Chief Information Officer                                                      Operations

Douglas J. Muhleman                         Gary L. Rutledge                      Phillip J. Colombatto†                   William B. Jones
                                                                                  Vice President — Quality Assurance
Group Vice President, Brewing               Vice President —                                                               Vice President — Mass Merchandising,
Operations & Technology —                   Corporate Labor Relations             Marie C. Carroll†                        Club and Drug Chains
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.                                                              Vice President — Finance and Planning
                                            Sabrina M. Wrenn                                                               Peter C. McLoughlin
Francine I. Katz                            Vice President —                      Michael S. Harding†                      Vice President — Corporate Media
Vice President — Communications             Labor and Benefits Law                Vice President — Operations
                                                                                                                           Jeremiah A. Mullane
and Consumer Affairs
                                            Teresa H. Vogt                        John W. Serbia†                          Region Vice President (East)
Keith M. Kasen                              Vice President — Communications       Vice President — Brewing                 Government Affairs
Chairman of the Board and President —
                                            John D. Castagno                      Geoffrey J. Steinhart†                   Jesus Rangel
Busch Entertainment Corporation
                                            Vice President and Tax Controller     Vice President — Engineering             Vice President — Sales Development
Joseph P. Castellano                        Michael F. Roche                      Keith S. Levy     †                      and Community Relations
Vice President — Corporate Human
                                            Vice President — National Affairs     Vice President — Retail Marketing        Raymond F. Steitz
                                                                                                                           Vice President — Sales Operations
                                            Gary R. Aldenderfer                   David A. Peacock       †
James F. Hoffmeister                        Vice President — Internal Audit       Vice President — Administration          Robert M. Tallett
Group Vice President — Procurement
                                                                                                                           Vice President — Wholesale Operations
Logistics and Agricultural Resources—       David C. Sauerhoff
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.                        Vice President — Investor Relations

Michael J. Owens                            Laura H. Reeves
Vice President — Sales and Marketing        Assistant Secretary
— Anheuser-Busch, Inc.                      William J. Mayor
Robert C. Lachky                            Assistant Controller
Vice President — Brand Management           Robert J. Haire
and Director — Global Brand Creative        Assistant Controller
— Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
                                            Mark A. Rawlins
                                            Assistant Treasurer

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Anheuser-Busch                          Wholesaler Equity                           Busch Entertainment
International, Inc.                     Development Corp.                           Corporation                             Busch Properties, Inc.
Patrick T. Stokes                       David A. Peacock                            Keith M. Kasen                          W. Randolph Baker
Chairman of the Board                   Chairman of the Board and                   Chairman of the Board                   Chairman of the Board
                                        Chief Executive Officer                     and President                           and President
Stephen J. Burrows
Chief Executive Officer and President   Anthony J. Short                            Damon H. Andrew                         Joseph Durante
                                        President                                   Vice President — Safety and Park        Executive Vice President
John S. Koykka
                                                                                    Operations                              and Managing Director —
Executive Vice President — Strategic
                                                                                                                            Kingsmill Resort
Planning and Business Development                                                   Bradley F. Andrews
                                        Busch Agricultural                          Vice President— Zoological Operations   William B. Voliva
John J. Hanichak III                    Resources, Inc.                                                                     Executive Vice President —
Vice President — Field Operations                                                   Karen L. Branding
                                                                                                                            Kingsmill on the James
Mark F. Schumm                          James F. Hoffmeister                        Vice President — Adventure Camp

Vice President — China Business         Chairman of the Board and                   Business                                John C. Martz Jr.
                                        Chief Executive Officer                                                             Vice President — Corporate
Development                                                                         Robin D. Carson
                                                                                                                            Real Estate
Larry D. Baumann                        Stephen D. Malin                            Vice President — Marketing

Vice President — Finance                President                                   Michael R. Catcott                      William F. Brown
                                                                                                                            Vice President — Busch
David A. Renaud                         Richard R. Emerson                          Vice President — Merchandise
                                                                                                                            Corporate Centers
Vice President and Chief Financial      Vice President — Operations                 Stephen M. Frein
                                                                                                                            William J. Nason
Officer of Anheuser-Busch China         Thomas M. Wood                              Vice President — Planning and
                                                                                                                            Vice President — Finance
                                        Vice President — Technical and              Development
James E. Schobel                                                                                                            and Administration
Senior Vice President — Legal Affairs   International Operations                    David J. Grabe
Alejandro M. Strauch                    Thomas L. Tangaro                           Vice President — Finance

Vice President and Regional Director    Vice President — Staff Operations           David L. Hammer                         Manufacturers
—Central and South America                                                          Vice President — Human Resources        Railway Company;
Pedro L. Soares                                                                     David R. Smith                          St. Louis Refrigerator
Vice President — Mexico                                                             Vice President — Entertainment          Car Company
                                        Packaging Group, Inc.
Andrew J. Day                                                                       David C. White                          Kurt R. Andrew
Vice President and                      Joseph P. Sellinger                         Vice President — Culinary Operations    President and Chief Executive Officer
Managing Director — Europe              Chairman of the Board,
                                                                                    James R. Yust                           Barbara J. Houseworth
                                        Chief Executive Officer, and President
Martin D. Cargas                                                                    Vice President — Engineering and        Vice President and Treasurer
Vice President — Government Affairs     Kirk Norris                                 Creative Development
                                        Group Vice President — Operations
Y.R. Cheng
Vice President and Managing Director    Tony Bhalla
— Greater China                         Executive Vice President and
                                        Chief Operating Officer —
Y.J. Cheng                              Metal Container Corporation
Vice President — Production and
Technology — China                      Lise A. Herren
                                        Executive Vice President and
Kevin N. Weishaar                       Chief Operating Officer —
Vice President — International
                                        Anheuser-Busch Recycling,
Business Development
                                        Precision Printing and
                                        Packaging, Eagle Packaging

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Investor Information

World Headquarters                        Trustee for Debentures                        Selected Anheuser-Busch               Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
One Busch Place                           and Notes                                     Internet Addresses                    Leading U.S. brewer and industry leader
St. Louis, Mo. 63118                      The JPMorgan Chase Bank Institutional                since 1957; produces approximately 30
314-577-2000                              Trust Services                                (corporate, financial and investor    beers and three nonalcohol brews at
                                          4 New York Plaza, 15th Floor                  information)                          12 U.S. breweries
General Information                       New York, N.Y. 10004
by Phone (toll-free)                      800-275-2048                                                                        Anheuser-Busch
                                                                                        (brand and sponsorship information;
800-DIAL-BUD                                                                                                                  International, Inc.
                                                                                        Budweiser merchandise)
(800-342-5283)                            Trustee for Industrial                                                              Develops Anheuser-Busch brands
                                          Revenue Bonds                                             outside the United States and invests in
Annual Meeting                            The Bank of New York Trust                    (brand and sponsorship information;   leading brewers in growth markets
Wednesday, April 27, 2005, 10 a.m.        Company, N.A.                                 Bud Light merchandise)
Kingsmill, Va.                            911 Washington Ave.                 
                                          Lammert Building, Suite 300                   (Consumer Awareness and Education)
                                                                                                                              Packaging Group, Inc.
Transfer Agent, Registrar                                                                                                     Produces aluminum cans/lids, metalized
                                          St. Louis, Mo. 63101
and Dividend Payments                     800-208-2197
                                                                                              and paper labels, glass bottles, and
Mellon Investor Services LLC                                                            (brewery tour information; the        crown and closure liner material;
85 Challenger Rd.,                        Dividends                                     brewing process)                      recycles aluminum beverage containers;
Overpeck Centre                           Dividends are normally paid in the                      operates 15 U.S. plants
Ridgefield Park, N.J. 07660               months of March, June, September              (Grant’s Farm tour information)
888-213-0964                              and December. Dividends may be                                                      Busch Agricultural
                                                                                                  electronically deposited into an account                                            Resources, Inc.
                                                                                        (Busch Gardens information)
                                          at the shareholder’s financial institution.                                         Produces and enhances the quality of
Dividend Reinvestment Plan                Please contact Mellon Investor Services                      raw materials for Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
The company’s Dividend Reinvestment                                                     (SeaWorld information)
                                          for details.
Plan allows shareholders to reinvest
                                                                                                                              Busch Entertainment
dividends in Anheuser-Busch Companies     Other Information                             (Discovery Cove information)          Corporation
common stock automatically, regularly     You may obtain, at no charge, a copy of                                             One of the largest U.S. theme park
and conveniently — without service        the Anheuser-Busch Companies Annual                                                 operators, with nine parks throughout
charges or brokerage fees. In addition,   Report to the Securities and Exchange                                               the country
participating shareholders may            Commission (Form 10-K) by writing to the
supplement the amount invested with       Vice President and Secretary’s Office at                                            Busch Properties, Inc.
voluntary cash investments on the same    our world headquarters, accessing the                                               A real estate development company
cost-free basis. Plan participation is    Internet at, or                                              with resort, residential and commercial
voluntary and shareholders may join or    by calling 800-DIAL-BUD. The company                                                properties in selected areas of the
withdraw at any time. For more            also provides copies of its SEC quarterly                                           country
information, contact Mellon Investor      reports on Forms 10-Q, other reports on
Services (address above).                 Forms 8-K, earnings press releases,
                                                                                                                              Manufacturers Railway
                                          proxy statements, and corporate
Stock Exchange Listings                   governance information free of charge
                                                                                                                              Provides terminal rail-switching services
New York, London, Swiss                                                                                                       to St. Louis industries and operates
                                                                                                                              trucking subsidiaries
Traded on These Exchanges                 For information about Anheuser-Busch’s
Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati,              efforts to enhance shareholder value                                                Wholesaler Equity
Pacific, Philadelphia                     through community support, you may                                                  Development Corporation
                                          request a complimentary copy of our                                                 Shares equity positions with qualified
Ticker Symbol: BUD
                                          “Making Friends … Making a Differ-                                                  partners in Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
Newspaper Listing: AnheuserB
                                          ence” brochure by writing to Business                                               distributorships while they build toward
Independent Registered                    Communications at our world                                                         total ownership
Public Accounting Firm                    headquarters, by accessing the Internet
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP                at, or by
800 Market Street                         calling 800-DIAL-BUD.
St. Louis, MO 63101

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                              SITTING (LEFT TO RIGHT): William Porter Payne, Vilma S. Martinez, James B. Orthwein, Joyce M. Roché, Vernon R. Loucks Jr., Henry Hugh Shelton
                              STANDING (LEFT TO RIGHT): Charles F. Knight, Bernard A. Edison, Carlos Fernandez G., August A. Busch III, Patrick T. Stokes, Andrew C. Taylor, Douglas A. Warner III,
                              John E. Jacob, James J. Forese, Edward E. Whitacre Jr., James R. Jones

                              Board of Directors
                              August A. Busch III                          James R. Jones                               William Porter Payne                           Douglas A. Warner III
                              Chairman of the Board –                      Former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico;            Partner –                                      Former Chairman of the Board –
                              Anheuser-Busch Companies                     Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer –    Gleacher Partners, LLC, an investment          J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.,
                                                                                                                        banking and asset management firm              an international commercial
                              Joined board 1963                            Manatt Jones Global Strategies, LLC,
                                                                           a global consulting firm;                    Joined board 1997                              and investment banking firm

                                                                           Chairman – GlobeRanger Corporation                                                          Joined board 1992
                              Carlos Fernandez G.
                                                                           Joined board 1998                            Joyce M. Roché
                              Vice Chairman of the Board
                                                                                                                        President and Chief Executive Officer –        Edward E. Whitacre Jr.
                              and Chief Executive Officer –
                                                                                                                        Girls Incorporated, a nonprofit organization   Chairman and Chief Executive Officer –
                              Grupo Modelo, S.A. de C.V.;                  Charles F. Knight
                              a Mexican company engaged in                 Chairman Emeritus –                          Joined board 1998                              SBC Communications Inc.;
                              brewing and related operations                                                                                                           a diversified telecommunications
                                                                           Emerson Electric Co.;
                              Joined board 1996                            a technology-based global                    Henry Hugh Shelton
                                                                           manufacturing company                        Former Chairman –                              Joined board 1988

                                                                           Joined board 1987                            Joint Chiefs of Staff;
                              James J. Forese
                              Former Chairman and                                                                       President, International Operations –          Advisory Member
                              Chief Executive Officer –                    Vernon R. Loucks Jr.                         M.I.C. Industries, an international
                              IKON Office Solutions, Inc.,                 Chairman of the Board –                      manufacturing company                          Bernard A. Edison
                              a global business-to-business                                                             Joined board 2001                              Former President –
                                                                           The Aethena Group, LLC, a
                              communications company;                      health-care merchant banking firm                                                           Edison Brothers Stores, Inc.;
                              Operating Partner and Chief                                                                                                              retail specialty stores
                                                                           Joined board 1988                            Patrick T. Stokes
                              Operating Officer of Thayer                                                                                                              Joined board 1985
                                                                                                                        President and Chief Executive Officer –
                              Capital Partners, a private
                                                                                                                        Anheuser-Busch Companies
                              equity investment firm                       Vilma S. Martinez                            Joined board 2000
                              Joined board 2003                            Partner –                                                                                   James B. Orthwein
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                                                                                                                                                                       Partner –
                                                                           Munger, Tolles & Olson, LLP; attorneys
                                                                                                                        Andrew C. Taylor                               Precise Capital, L.P., a private
                              John E. Jacob                                Joined board 1983                            Chairman and Chief Executive Officer –         investment partnership
                              Executive Vice President
                                                                                                                        Enterprise Rent-A-Car Company;                 Joined board 1963
                              Global Communications –
                                                                                                                        an international car rental and                Advisory term ended April 2004
                              Anheuser-Busch Companies                                                                  related services company
                              Joined board 1990                                                                         Joined board 1995

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