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Subordinated Debenture [Allonge] - Opinion Research Corp. and Allied Investment Corp.

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                              ALLONGE TO DEBENTURE

     THIS ALLONGE TO DEBENTURE dated as of February 11, 2003 amends the
Subordinated Debenture dated May 26, 1999 made by Opinion Research Corporation,
a Delaware corporation (hereinafter the "Company"), in favor of Allied
Investment Corporation, a Maryland corporation (hereinafter, "Allied").

     WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms and conditions of that certain Investment
Agreement dated May 26, 1999 between the Company, Allied and Allied Capital
Corporation, as amended (the "Investment Agreement"), Allied has made an
aggregate investment in the Company through the issuance of certain Subordinated
Debenture in the original aggregate principal amount of Five Million Five
Hundred Thousand Dollars ($5,500,000) (the "Subordinated Debenture");

     WHEREAS, pursuant to the terms of the Fourth Amendment to Investment
Agreement of even date herewith, the Company and Allied have agreed to amend the
interest rate of the Subordinated Debenture by execution and delivery of this
Allonge to Debenture.

     NOW THEREFORE, in consideration of the premises and of the covenants and
agreements set forth herein, the undersigned agrees that the Subordinated
Debenture be amended as follows:

     1.   Section 2.1 of the Subordinated Debenture is hereby deleted in its
entirety and replaced with the following:

          "2.1 Initial Interest Rates. Except as provided in Section 2.2, from
May 26, 1999 until February , 2003, interest shall accrue hereunder at the fixed
rate of twelve percent (12%) per annum (the "Initial Interest Rate") and shall
be paid in arrears on a quarterly basis. From February , 2003 and thereafter
until repayment of this Debenture in full, interest shall accrue hereunder at
the fixed rate of twelve and one-half percent (12.5%) per annum (collectively
with the Initial Interest Rate, the "Interest Rate") and shall be paid in
arrears on a quarterly basis. Interest shall be calculated on the basis of the
actual number of days elapsed over a year of 360 days."

     2.   Any capitalized terms used herein and not defined herein shall have
the meaning assigned to them in the Investment Agreement and the Subordinated
Debenture, as the case may be.

     3.   Except as specifically amended hereby, the Subordinated Debenture
remains in full force and effect in accordance with their respective terms.

                    {Signature appears on the following page}



     IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has executed this Allonge to the
Debenture as of the date first written above.


                                        OPINION RESEARCH CORPORATION
WITNESS/ATTEST:                         A Delaware corporation

By: /s/ Loretta M. Nelson               By: /s/ Kevin P. Croke
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Name:       Loretta M. Nelson           Name: Kevin P. Croke
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                                        Title: EVP & Director of Finance