10. The Committee may make such expenditures and incur such indebtedness, obligations and liabilities as it, in its uncontrolled discretion, may deem judicious and expedient in order to carry out fully and effectively the purposes of this agreement.

11. The deposited securities and any property purchased or acquired by or on behalf of the Committee shall be charged with the payment of the compensation of the Committee and its expenses (including as part of the Committee's expenses wherever these expenses are referred to in this agreement, the compensation and expenses of the Depositary and of its counsel), and also with the payment of the indebtedness, obligations and liabilities of the Committee; but recourse therefor shall be had only against the deposited securities, and nothing contained in this agreement shall obligate any Depositor to contribute or pay any sum of money, except only as hereinafter provided.

12. The Committee shall have power and may at any time and from time to time, at public or private sale, purchase or cause to be purchased or may contract to purchase or in any manner acquire or cause to be acquired, and whether before or after the preparation or the adoption and approval by it of any plan or agreement of reorganization or readjustment of the properties of the Company, as hereinafter provided, and for such considerations and upon such terms and conditions and subject to such restrictions as the Committee in the exercise of its uncontrolled discretion may deem expedient, all or any of the securities or all or any part of the property of the Company, or any other property which in the judgment of the Committee may be advantageously used by or in connection with the business of the Company, or any property the acquisition of which the Committee may deem advantageous or advisable; but the Committee shall not be bound to make any such purchase or contract to purchase, and in case of any purchase, the deposited securities or any of them may be used in payment or in part payment of the purchase price thereof, or the purchased property or the deposited securities or any other property acquired by or on behalf of the Committee under any of the provisions of this agreement may be pledged or charged for the purpose of procuring funds to make any such payment or to obtain such moneys as may be necessary to discharge prior liens on the property purchased and to pay the expenses of sale.

13. The Committee may deal with the property or any part thereof at any time purchased or acquired by it or on its behalf under the authority conferred by any of the provisions of this agreement in like manner as it is hereby authorized to deal with or in respect of the deposited securities or any of them, and may transfer such property or any part thereof, or cause the same to be transferred into the name of the Committee or its nominees; may exercise any and all rights, powers and privileges vested in the owners and holders of the said property as such, and as the owners thereof or otherwise may take and institute or cause to be taken and instituted, or intervene in or become a party to, or exercise control over such suits, actions or proceedings, whether legal or equitable, give such directions, execute such papers and do and perform such acts and things either under the instruments securing the said property or any part thereof or otherwise as the Committee shall deem judicious or proper, whether to enforce the security given for any such property, or to procure the payment of the principal or interest of any such property, or otherwise to protect or enforce the rights and interests of the Depositors; may demand, collect and receive all amounts that any time may be due or owing or payable upon or in respect of any such property, and whether for principal or for interest or otherwise; may elect to have the principal of any bonds, debentures, notes or other obligations so acquired by it become due and payable, and may withdraw any such election; may use any bonds, debentures, notes or other obligations or any shares of stock or rights theretofore acquired by or deposited with the Committee in payment or in part payment of the purchase price thereof; may pledge or charge the purchased property and any property held or acquired by or on behalf of the Committee under the authority of any of the provisions of this agreement, or any part or portion thereof, for the purpose of procuring funds to make any such payment or to obtain such moneys as may be necessary to discharge prior hens upon property purchased, and to pay the expenses of sale; may exercise all powers conferred upon the holders of any bonds, debentures, notes or other obligations or any shares of stock or rights acquired by or deposited with the Committee under the authority of any of the provisions of this agreement under the terms of the instruments securing the same or otherwise; and may vote or cause to be voted or otherwise exercise the rights of owner upon or in respect of all shares of stock, whether preferred or common or other securities, acquired by the Committee under the authority of any of the provisions of this agreement. 14. The Committee may at any time and from time to time, whether before or after the preparation or adoption and approval by it of any plan or agreement of reorganization or readjustment of the Company, its affairs and properties, as hereinafter provided, in such manner and at such price or prices and upon such terms and conditions as it may in its uncontrolled discretion determine, sell, exchange, assign, transfer, set over or deliver any or all of the property held or purchased by the Committee under the authority conferred upon it by any of the provisions hereof, and generally may deal with any such property so held purchased or acquired hereunder as it shall deem most advantageous in the interests of the Depositors. Any property held, purchased or acquired by the Committee under the authority conferred by any of the provisions of this agreement or any part of such property, may, after the preparation or adoption or approval of a plan and agreement of reorganization or readjustment by the Committee, as hereinafter provided, be deposited thereunder or otherwise subjected thereto, and be held and disposed of by the Committee or the managers under any such plan or agreement in the manner therein provided and subject to the terms and conditions thereof.