Franklin Universal Trust Declares Monthly Dividend

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San Mateo, CA, September 19, 2011 -- Franklin Universal Trust [NYSE:FT], a closed-end investment company managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc., announced today a dividend of $0.038 per share, payable October 14, 2011, to shareholders of record on September 30, 2011 (Ex-Dividend Date: September 28, 2011).

San Mateo, CA, September 19, 2011 -- Franklin Universal Trust [NYSE:FT], a closed-end investment company managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc., announced today a dividend of $0.038 per share, payable October 14, 2011, to shareholders of record on September 30, 2011 (Ex-Dividend Date: September 28, 2011).