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First Asset/BlackRock North American Dividend AchieversTM Trust: Distribution Press Release

TORONTO, October 21, 2009 - First Asset/BlackRock North American Dividend Achievers TM Trust (TSX: BDA.UN) announces a distribution of $0.05 per Unit for the month ending October 31, 2009. The distribution will be paid on or before November 13, 2009 to unitholders of record on October 30, 2009.

For further information, please contact Rob MacNiven, Investor Relations at 416-642-1289 or 1-877-642-1289 or visit www.firstasset.com.