Luck chain letter. Chain of Good Luck. Published. "...
who laughed at this chain ..." 12 copies. US. 1950
This chain of good luck was sent
to me via United Press Dispatch within the past 72 hours. It was started
in Africa by a French officer under General DeGaule and is going around the
world for the first time. The person who breaks this chain will surely recive
bad luck. Don't keep this letter. This must be mailed within 72 hours after
A private in the Philippine army won first prize in the sweepstakes for
complying with this chain. Mr. Franklin D Roosevelt was elected for the
third term as President of the United States 52 hours after he mailed this
letter.. Capt. Homero, who broke this chain of good luck, died 72 hours
after he received this letter. Detective Segunda D. Villeneuve of the City
of Naguia, who laughed at this chain of good luck, met instantaneous death
in an accident on June 14, 1948.
Instructions: cancel the first name ot the list. Make 12 copies
and mail to your friends. Do not retain this letter.
Published: Fitchburg Sentinel
(Fitchburg, Massachusetts), 27 January 1950, page 2. Sic "DeGaule", "recive".
Entered by DWV, 11-28-2013.
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