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From: STAR MEGA BUCKS AWARD DEPARTMENT <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, April 28, 2007 6:30:14 PM
Subject: DEAR WINNER!!
We wish to congratulate you over your email success in our
computer balloting sweepstake held on the 21st of April 2007. This
is a millennium scientific computer game in which email
addresses were used.
It is a promotional program aimed at encouraging internet users;
therefore you do not need to buy ticket to enter for it. You have
been approved for one of the prizes along side four other lucky
Your prize is worth 350,000.00 Pounds (Three Hundred And Fifty
Thousand Pounds Sterling Only), as you won in the forth Category
of the programme.
To claim your winning prize you are to contact the appointed
INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCE DIRECTOR as soon as possible for the
immediate release of your winnings.
Please find below the contact details of the Agent you are to
Mr. Edward Lopez
INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCE DIRECTOR
1 Canada Square, Canary Wharf,
London E14 5DY, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 70457 18838
Tel: +44 70457 18833
Mrs. Finela Williams
London, United Kingdom.
Batch No: SMBA/2907/444/908/06
Ticket No: 45407
Lucky No: 3-18-40-40-76
Serial No: 51622
Ref No: SMB/WIN/008/06/10/LUK