This excerpt taken from the MMM DEF 14A filed Mar 28, 2005.
W. James McNerney, Jr.
Chairman of the Board and
Chief Executive Officer
I am pleased to invite you to attend 3Ms Annual Meeting of Stockholders, which will be held on Tuesday, May 10, 2005, at 10 a.m., at the RiverCentre, 175 West Kellogg Boulevard, St. Paul, Minnesota.
Details regarding admission to the meeting and the business to be conducted are more fully described in the accompanying Notice of Annual Meeting and Proxy Statement. I will report on Company operations and discuss our plans for growth. We also will leave time for your questions and comments.
The fine attendance of our stockholders at Annual Meetings over the years has been very helpful in maintaining good communication. We sincerely hope you will be able to join us.