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> Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2007 20:05:44 -0700
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: INL AWARD FROM SHIRLEY BURNS (MRS)
> The Irish Lottery
> 82 G1 Lower Dorset Street,
> Dublin 1, Ireland.
> Ref: LSUK/2031/8161/05
> Batch: R3/A312-59
> SUCCESS ALERT:
> We are pleased to announce to you the draw of the IRISH LOTTERY online
> Program held on WEDNESDAY 11TH OF APRIL 2007.Your e-mail address
> attached to ticket number: 564756063211 774 with Serial number 6525/06
> which emerged the Irish Jackpot winner. You have therefore been
> approved to claim a totalsum of €1,982,971.00 Euros (One million, Nine
> hundred and eighty two Thousand, nine hundred and seventy-one Euro) in
> cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/06 of Irish Lottery.
> All participants for the online version were selected randomly from
> the World Wide Web through a computer draw system and extracted from
> over 100,000 unions, associations, and corporate bodies that are
> listed online.This promotion takes place weekly.
> Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our European
> booklet representative office in Europe as indicated in your play
> coupon. In view of this, your €1,982,971.00 Euro would be released to
> you by any of our
> payment offices in Europe(UK).
> To file for your claim, please fill the claims and verification form
> below and send to our fiduciary agent:
> James Hurt
> Fudiciary Agent
> VERIFICATION AND FUNDS RELEASE FORM
> 1.FULL NAMES:__________________________________
> 5.MARITAL STATUS:___________________
> 7.E-MAIL ADDRESS:_____________________________
> 8.TELEPHONE NUMBER:_____________________
> 9. DRAW NUMBER:______________
> 10.TICKET NUMBER:___________________
> 11.SERIAL NUMBER:__________________
> 12.AMOUNT WON:___________________________________
> 13. STATE:__________________________________
> 14. COUNTRY________________________________
> That way your Winnings Certificate and all other relevant
> documents/paperwork can be prepared for you. Note that all prize funds
> must be claimed not later than two weeks. After this date all funds
> will be returned to the LOTTERY TREASURY as unclaimed. In order to
> avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please endeavor to quote
> your Reference Number(LSUK/2031/8161/05) and Bach Number(R3/A312-59)in
> correspondence with your agent.
> Furthermore, should there be any change in your address, do inform
> claims agent as soon as possible.
> For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information
> confidential till your claims is processed and your money remitted to
> you in whatever manner you deem fit to claim your prize. This is part
> of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted
> abuse of this program. Please be warned.
> Good luck from me and members of staff of the IRISH LOTTERY.
> Yours faithfully,
> SHIRLEY BURNS (MRS)
> Online Co-ordinator for IRISH LOTTERY SWEEPSTAKE PROGRAMME