Monday, August 4, 2003
ATLANTA – Enjoy the chance to win royally with the Georgia Lottery Corporation's new instant games. Play Quick 7's for $1 and win up to $7,000 . Or play Royal Riches, a $2 game, and reign supreme with up to $35,000 .
To play Quick 7's, scratch off the entire play area. Find a "7" in the play area and win the prize shown under it. Win up to seven times! Players can win a free ticket, $2, $4, $7, $14, $17, $27, $37, $47, $57, $77, $177, $700 and the top prize of $7,000. Overall odds for Quick 7's are 1 in 4.67.
To play Royal Riches, scratch off the entire play area. Match any of YOUR NUMBERS to any of the WINNING NUMBERS and win the prize shown for that number. Get a "$$" symbol and instantly win DOUBLE the prize shown for that symbol. Get a "crown" symbol and instantly win $50 for that symbol. Win up to 10 times! Players can win a free ticket, $3, $5, $7, $10, $15, $20, $30, $50, $70, $100, $200, $3,500 and the top prize of $35,000. Overall odds for Royal Riches are 1 in 3.99.
Quick 7's and Royal Riches 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, Gainesville, 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 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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