Monday, August 18, 2003
ATLANTA – The Georgia Lottery Corporation's two new instant games are a dynamic duo of fun. Play 100 Bucks for $1 and win up to $100. Or try your hand at Bonus Blackjack, a $2 game, and win up to $21,000.
To play 100 Bucks, scratch off the entire play area. Match any of YOUR NUMBERS to the WINNING NUMBER and win the PRIZE shown for that number. Get a "bill" symbol and win the prize shown for that symbol. Win up to five times! Players can win a free ticket, $2, $3, $5, $7, $10, $20, $25, $35 and the top prize of $100. Overall odds for 100 Bucks are 1 in 4.67.
To play Bonus Blackjack, scratch off the entire play area. If the total of YOUR CARDS beats the DEALER'S TOTAL in the same hand, you win the prize shown for that hand. If YOUR CARDS add up to "21" in any one hand, you instantly win all eight prizes shown. A=11, J,Q,K=10. Win up to eight times! Players can win a free ticket, $3, $4, $6, $8, $10, $12, $20, $30, $35, $50, $100, $210, $2,100 and the top prize of $21,000. Overall odds for Bonus Blackjack are 1 in 3.65.
100 Bucks and Bonus Blackjack 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 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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