Monday, August 23, 2004
ATLANTA – The Georgia Lottery Corporation is on a roll with two exciting, new instant games. Play Bank Roll for $1 and win up to $10,000 . Or play Silver 7’s, a new $2 game, and win up to $27,777.
To play Bank Roll, scratch off the entire play area. Get two like amounts and win that amount. Players can win a free ticket, $2, $3, $5, $7, $10, $15, $20, $25, $30, $40, $50, $100, $500 and the top prize of $10,000. Overall odds for Bank Roll are 1 in 4.75.
To play Silver 7’s, scratch off the entire play area. Find a “7” symbol in the PLAY AREA and win the prize shown for that symbol. Find a “SILVER” symbol and instantly win $27. Win up to 10 times! Players can win a free ticket, $3, $5, $7, $10, $17, $20, $27, $35, $37, $40, $47, $50, $57, $77, $100, $177, $577 and the top prize of $27,777. Overall odds for Silver 7’s are 1 in 3.95.
Bank Roll and Silver 7’s go on sale at lottery retailers statewide today. Prizes up to $599 can be claimed at any location where lottery instant tickets are sold. Players who win prizes over $599 may claim their winnings at one of the seven Georgia Lottery district offices. These are located in Dalton, Duluth, Columbus, Macon, Augusta, Thomasville, Savannah, and at the GLC headquarters in Atlanta. Winners can also mail a completed claim form, along with the signed winning ticket, to the GLC headquarters.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corporation has returned over $6.8 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for specific educational programs. These include Georgia’s HOPE scholarship program; a statewide, voluntary pre-kindergarten program for four-year-olds; and a wide range of technological and capital upgrades for the state’s schools, technical institutes, colleges, universities and public libraries.
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