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> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: YOU HAVE WON! CONGRATULATIONS!!!
> Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2007 13:42:34 +0000
> YOU HAVE WON! CONGRATULATIONS!!!
> INTERNATIONAL PROMOTION PRIZE AWARD DEPT.
> CONTACT MR. MARCO VAN GAAL. .
> FROM: EUROMILLIONLOTTO INTERNATIONAL
> PROMOTION PRIZE AWARD DEPT.
> Dear Winner,
> Following official publication of results of the Email
> electronic on line Sweepstakes organized by the
> Euromillionlotto corporation, the Slide circular award and the
> Heineken prizes in conjunction with the foundation for
> the promotion of software products, (F.P.S.), held on
> the 27th of April 2007, in Brussels Belgium, wherein your
> electrononic email address
> emerged as one of the online winning emails in the 1st
> category and therefore attracted a cash award of
> 1,000,000 Dollars (One million Dollarsonly),
> 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 with the following
> particulars attached to it.
> (I) Reference Number:TL/0534/30/06
> (ii) Ticket Number: TL754/22/76
> (iii)Batch Number: 75/011/INL
> (iv)Lucky Number: 2-20-29-41-49
> (v)Award: Number:TL 22/15409
> 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
> processing agents.
> CONTACT NAME: MR.MARCO VAN GAAL.
> CITY/ COUNTRY: BRUSSELS, BELGIUM.
> TEL: 0032-485-508-655 or 01132-485-508-655
> EMAIL: email@example.com
> The Grouplotto Awards is sponsored by a consortium of
> software promotion companies.The Intel Group,Toshiba,
> Dell Computers, Microsoft and other international
> The Grouplotto 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.Rememer, all winning must be claimed not
> later than 14th of May, 2007.
> 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,
> Mrs. Deborah Pearce.
> Promotions Coordinator