Under a subscription and contribution purchase agreement entered into on October 5, 1998, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company (Liberty Insurance Company) purchased a us$220,000 contribution note to the Company (Note 8). Section 1.02 of the Note Purchase Agreement is amended by removing „1.80%“ from the definition of „CP Rate“ and replacing „1.50%.“ . Sales contract note, dated August 1, 1997, representing up to $200,000,000 in total principal of senior serial notes, with a first set of senior notes in the total principal amount of $75,000,000, between Belden Inc.