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From: "Reed, James E." <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Congratulations Your Email ID Have You (£500,000.00)
Date: Thu, 2 Oct 2008 09:38:29 -0400
Microsoft Award Team
Baley House, Har Road
Sutton, Greater London
SM1 4te United A Kingdom.
This is to inform you that you have won a prize money of five hundred
thousand pounds(Â£500,000) for New Year Edition 2008 Lottery promotion
which is organized by WINDOWS LIVE &
MICROSOFT WINDOWS, collects all the email addresses of people that are
active online, among the millions that subscribed to Hotmail we only
select five people every Month as our winners through electronic balloting
System without the winner applying,we congratulate you for being one of the
PAYMENT OF PRIZE AND CLAIM
You are to contact your Claims Agent with immediate effect to faciliate the
protocol of your winning prized before the date of Claim,Winners Shall be paid
in accordance with his/her Settlement Centre Prize must be claimed not later
than 15 days from date of Draw Notification after the Draw date in which Prize
has won. Any prize not claimed within this period will be forfeited.These are
your identification numbers:
To begin your claim please contact our licensed and accredited agent assigned
MR. Terry Martins
(VERIFICATION DEPARTMENT MANAGER)
Fax: +44 870 471 6651
You are therefore advised to send the following information to the claims agent
to facilitate them and in order for them to have access in proceeding with the
tranaferred of your funds to your nominated bank account.
1. Full name .............
3. Contact Address..........
4.. Telephone Number ......
5. Marital Status .........
6. Occupation .............
7. Company .............
Msn Lottery Prize must be claimed not later than 15 days from date of Draw
Notification after the Draw date in which Prize has won. Any prize not claimed
within this period will be forfeited.
Congratulations!! once again.
Yours in service,
Mrs Felicia James
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