Luck chain letter. Death20 type. Processed
list of 24 names (not given). "This prayer has been sent ..." US,
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and all will acknowledge him and
he will light your way.
This prayer has been sent to you for good luck. The original copy
came from the Netherlands. It has been around the world nine times. The luck
has been sent to you. You are to receive good luck within four days after
receiving this letter. It is no joke.
You will receive it in the mail. Send 20 copies of this letter to friends
you think need good luck. Please do not send money. Do not keep this letter.
It must leave within 96 hours from your receipt of it.
A U.S. officer received $7,000. Don Elliott received $60,000 but lost it
because he broke the chain. While in the Philippines, General Walsh lost
his life six days after receiving his copy. He failed to circulate the prayer.
However, before his death he received $775,000 he had won.
Please send 20 copies, and after -- see what happens to you on the
fourth day. Add your name to the bottom of the list and leave off the first
name when copying the letter.
[24 names, six generals in the U.S. Army, four colonels]
Published: The Des Moines Register
(Des Moines, Iowa), 9 Sept. 1970. Entered by DWV, Dec. 3, 2013.
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