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>From: "mark holmes" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: YOU ARE A WINNER!!! CONGRATULATION Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2007 16:21:02
>YOU ARE A WINNER!!! CONGRATULATION
>INTERNATIONAL PROMOTION PRIZE AWARD DEPT.
>CONTACT: MR.MARK HOLMES.
>FROM:SPONSOR LOTERIJ INTERNATIONAL
>PROMOTION PRIZE AWARD DEPT.
>Following official publication of results of the Email
>electronic online Sweepstakes organized by the
>Sponsor Loterij International, the Slide circuir award and the
>Heineken prizes in conjunction with the foundation for
>the promotion of software products, (F.P.S.), held on
>the 29TH DAY OF MARCH 2007, in Amsterdam The Netherlands, wherein your
>electronic email address
>emerged as one of the online winning emails in the 2nd
>category and therefore attracted a cash award of
>$1,000,000 (One million Dollars only),
>We write to officially notify you of this award and to
>advise you to contact the processing office
>immediately upon receipt of this message for more
>information concerning the verification processing and
>eventual payment of the above prize to you.
>It is important to note you that your award
>information was released today the 7TH DAY OF APRIL
>2007 with the following particulars attached to it.
>(I) Reference Number:421/613/580-EB
>(ii) Ticket Number: TL754/22/76
>(iii)Batch Number: 42100546-934-VE
>(iv)File Number: 2-34-90-57-1101
>(v) Lucky Number: TL 22/15406
>Please contact the claim agents within 5 working days
>to facilitate the release of your prize, You are
>required to mention the above particulars of your
>award in every correspondence addressed to the
>CONTACT NAME: MR.MARK HOLMES.
>CITY/ COUNTRY: AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS.
>The Sponsor Loterij Awards is sponsored by a consortium of
>software promotion companies. The Intel Group, Toshiba,
>Dell Computers, Microsoft and other international
>The Sponsor Loterij internet draw is held periodically and
>is so organized to encourage the use of the internet
>and promote computer literacy worldwide.
>We are proud to say that over 20 Million Dollars are
>won annually in more than 150 countries
>worldwide. Remember, all winning must be claimed not
>later than 20 days of getting this notification.
>Please note, in order to avoid unnecessary delays and
>complications, remember to quote your reference number
>and batch number in all correspondence.
>Once again on behalf of all our staff,
>MR. VAN DER SAAR