WINNIPEG, Dec. 14 /CNW/ - Pollard Banknote Income Fund (the "Fund") (TSX: PBL.UN) today announced that its cash distribution to unitholders covering the period from December 1, 2005 to December 31, 2005 will be $0.0792 per unit. Payment will be made on January 16, 2006 to unitholders of record on December 30, 2005. This payment is consistent with Fund's intention, as stated in its initial public offering prospectus, dated July 27, 2005, to pay $0.0792 per unit. The Fund completed its initial public offering on August 5, 2005. About Pollard Banknote Income Fund Pollard Banknote is one of the leading providers of products and services to the lottery industry throughout the world and the charitable gaming industry in North America. Pollard Banknote is the largest provider of instant- win scratch tickets based in Canada and one of only three major producers of instant tickets in the world. The final prospectus of the Fund is available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Additional information on Pollard Banknote is available on the Fund's website at: www.pollardbanknote.com. The Toronto Stock Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the information contained herein.