Mesa Royalty Trust Announces Trust Income for March 2013

  Mesa Royalty Trust Announces Trust Income for March 2013

Business Wire

AUSTIN, Texas -- March 18, 2013

Mesa Royalty Trust (NYSE: MTR) announced the Trust income distribution for the
month of March 2013. Unitholders of record on March 28, 2013 will receive
distributions amounting to $0.174795479 per unit payable on April 30, 2013.
The Trust received $215,035 and $2,172 from the New Mexico and Colorado
portions of the San Juan Basin Properties. Royalty income from the Hugoton
Properties totaled $125,342.

This press release contains forward-looking statements. Although theworking
interest owners haveadvised the Trustee that the working interest owners
believe that the expectations contained in this press release are reasonable,
no assurances can be given that such expectations will prove to be correct.
The working interest owners alone control historical operating data, and
handle receipt and payment of funds relating to the royalty properties and
payments to the Trust for the related royalty. The Trustee cannot assure that
errors or adjustments by the working interest owners, whether historical or
future, will not affect future royalty income and distributions by the Trust.
Other important factors that could cause these statements to differ materially
includedelays in actual results of drilling operations, risks inherent in
drilling and production of oil and gas properties, and other factors described
in the Trust’s Form10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 under “Item 1A.
Risk Factors”. Statements made in this press release are qualified by the
cautionary statements made insuch risk factors. The Trust does not intend,
and assumes no obligations, to update any of the statements included in this
press release.

Contact:

Mesa Royalty Trust
The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A., as Trustee
Mary Jo Davis, 1-800-852-1422
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