Walter Industries Board Declares Quarterly Dividend

Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from Walter Industries, Inc.

    TAMPA, Fla., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Walter Industries, Inc. (NYSE:   WLT)
 announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly
 dividend of three cents per common share, payable June 6, 2001, to
 shareholders of record on May 16, 2001.
     Walter Industries, Inc. is a diversified company with four principal
 operating businesses and revenues approaching $2.0 billion.  The company is a
 leader in homebuilding and home financing; water transmission products; energy
 services and specialty aluminum products. Based in Tampa, Florida, the company
 employs approximately 7,000.
     For additional news on the company or investor information please contact
 Walter Industries at (813) 871-4404 or visit the corporate Web site at
 www.walterind.com.
 
 

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    TAMPA, Fla., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Walter Industries, Inc. (NYSE:   WLT)
 announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly
 dividend of three cents per common share, payable June 6, 2001, to
 shareholders of record on May 16, 2001.
     Walter Industries, Inc. is a diversified company with four principal
 operating businesses and revenues approaching $2.0 billion.  The company is a
 leader in homebuilding and home financing; water transmission products; energy
 services and specialty aluminum products. Based in Tampa, Florida, the company
 employs approximately 7,000.
     For additional news on the company or investor information please contact
 Walter Industries at (813) 871-4404 or visit the corporate Web site at
 www.walterind.com.
 
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