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From: RUBY FOWLER <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, March 12, 2007 9:34:23 PM
Subject: E_MAIL BALLOT LOTTERY WINNINGS OF £1,700,000.00 Euros!
PO Box 6052,
Emancipatie Boulevard 31,
Dear Prize Winner,
Here is another first from OSA- your chance to win in the Euro Millions rollover draw. The prize which has been built up from 10 Jackpot rollover is the biggest in the e-mail ballot lottery since its inception in 1997. Most people will never get the opportunity to play and win in UK Mega Jackpot Euro Millions- especially when they live outside the United Kingdom . Be informed that you are among the lucky ones because all international winners in this Euro Millions e-mail web lottery are identified by their e-mail address and randomly selected by our software from websites and e-mail host domains that are recognized and approved by this promotions, yahoo inclusive, which in place of ticket numbers utilizes your e-mail address and by means of sequence and series method, attaches your e-mail address to the winning numbers. Winners are then required to process their lottery entitlements through our Oversea subscribers agent (OSA) after provision of all personal information to th
ei r assigned claims agent for processing of their winnings and issuance of cheque (international bank draft).
Weekly UK Mega Jackpot Euro Millions draws are held every Friday. The Euro Millions draw is a combination draw involving 5 balls drawn from 50, PLUS 2 balls drawn from 9 (termed 'Lucky Stars'). 5 balls plus the 2 lucky stars must be matched to claim the jackpot - giving a 1 in 76 million chance of winning. Your e-mail address, won in the sixth (6) Jackpot rollover categories 06. Your email address has brought you an unexpected luck, please read through this message. See names of winners below, you are at the sixth position of ten, you are so lucky to be one.
You have therefore been approved of a lump sums pay out of 1,700,000 Euros (One Million Seven Hundred Thousand Euros).You are the sixth lucky winner of the totalwinners of 10 from the total rollover of 18,997,359.01 EUR ($24,100,000.00 USD). You have already been authorize for payment but our oversea subscribers agent need your identification and personal details before all official winnings documents can be processed and your cheque signed by the bank account department who are working in cooperation with Global Securities (OSA) for disbursement of your winnings entitlements. Also we have our official websites where winnings can be verified but that will be disclosed when we are confident that you are ready to comply with our provisions for prize claim.
UK Mega Jackpot Lottery is approved by the British Gaming Board and also Licensed by the The International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR). This lottery is entry free which NO TICKETS ARE PURCHASED and we intend to sensitize the public. All the 10 participants were selected through a powerball Lottery software from accredited websites listed online that are registered in this promotion, as part of our International "E-MAIL" Promotions Program. For security reasons you are advised to keep this winning notification till your winnings is processed and payment disbursed. All you have to do is provide the necessary information to process the release of your winnings entitlement (Prize).
Do email the above Claims Administrator, at once with all the claims requirements below for instant 24 hour processing of your winnings.
1. Full Name:....................................
4. Age:.......... Date of Birth:................
7. State of Origin:...........Country:...........
All you have to do is contact our claims processing department for further informations first by email, to claim your prize. Contact your claims administrator for file keeping.
Name: Mr Karter
The above requirements are much more needed to proceed. Your winning identification details will be disclosed as soon as we are in receipt of the above requested information. Be free and fast to send the above details to your claims Administrator. Accept my hearty congratulations once again!
Director, Award Disbursement Center.
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