Monday, October 25, 2004
ATLANTA – ‘Tis the season to be jolly with two new instant games from the Georgia Lottery Corporation. Play Holiday Cash for $1 and win up to $500 . Or play Jingle Jumbo Bucks, a $10 game, and win up to $750,000 .
To play Holiday Cash, scratch off the entire play area. Get three like amounts and win that amount. Get a “candy cane” symbol and instantly win $25. Players can win a free ticket, $2, $3, $5, $10, $15, $25, $50, $100 and the top prize of $500. Overall odds for Holiday Cash are 1 in 4.37.
To play Jingle Jumbo Bucks, scratch off the entire play area. Match any of YOUR NUMBERS to any of the six SERIAL NUMBERS and win the prize shown for that number. Get a “JUMBO” symbol and win five times that prize. Get a “jingle bell” symbol and instantly win $100. Win up to 20 times! Players can win a free ticket, $10, $12, $15, $20, $25, $30, $40, $50, $75, $100, $250, $500, $2,500, $25,000 and the top prize of $750,000. Overall odds for Jingle Jumbo Bucks are 1 in 2.42.
Holiday Cash and Jingle Jumbo Bucks 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 $7 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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