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The following is one of hundreds of emails I have received over the past two years informing me of millions of dollars awaiting my reply:

From: powerballlotto
Date: 12/30/2006
Subject: FINAL NOTIFICATION

                                      POWERBALL LOTTO. BV
                                   POWERBALL-WHEEL E-GAME 2006
Dear Consolation Prize Winner,

NOTICE OF CONSOLATION PRIZE WINNING

This email confirms that you have been notified  by the POWERBALL INTER LOTTO BV
The Netherlands of your email lottery winning for 2006 Powerball Lotto - Wheel
E-game held on 1st November 2006.

We wish to congratulate you on the selection of your email coupon number which
was selected among the 45 lucky consolation prize winners. Your email ID
identified with Coupon No.PBL2348974321 and was selected by Electronic Random
Selection System (ERSS) with entries from the 50,000 different email addresses
enrolled for the Lotto-Wheel E-game. Your email ID included among the 50,000
different email addresses where submitted by our partner international email
provider companies.

Prize Ref No.:  PBL/CN/6654/CP
Lottery Group: Consolation Prize Group
Prize Amount:  US $500,000 Five Hundred Thousand Dollars Only
You are required to file claims for your lottery prize winning by contacting the
Lottery Claims Processing Officer with your winning information provided above.

Lottery Claims Officer:
Name:    Mr,Frank Dickens
Email: frank_dickens44@yahoo.co.uk
Tel:     0031616064746 or +31616064746
Fax:     0031620579576 or +31620579576

Congratulations once again from all our staffs on your consolation prize
winning, we hope you will parttispate in our forth coming Powerball Lotto-Wheel
Email-games.

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NON-RESIDENT AWARD CLAIM FORM GG
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FULLNAME:....................................................................

FORWARDING ADDRESSE:.........................................................

CITY/STATE:....................... COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:.......................

MARITAL STATUS:..................... NATIONALITY..............SEX...........

INTERNATIONAL PASSPORT NR:..................DATE OF BIRTH:.................

TEL/FAX NR: .........................OCCUPATION:..........................

CURRENT EMAIL:............................

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WINNING INFORMATION
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COUPON NR:..................................LOTTERY REF NR:..................

LOTTERY DATE:..................CLAIMANT SIGNATURE:...........................

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Please you are to choose your payment option at which you want your fund Paid to
you; listed below is our payment modalities and option of payment.

(1) TRAVELLING TO THE NETHERLAND FOR CASH COLLECTION (Send flight itinerary

to confirm your arrival/appointment Date}:.........................

(2) BY COURIER SERVICE:.....................

(3) ELECTRONIC WIRE TRANSFER:..................


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