Luck chain letter. Death-Lottery type. Matthew 21:22
title. US, 1980. List of Bennet chain letters
put in archive. This L4. US. 1980.
THINGS WHATSO EVER WE SHALL ASK IN PRAYER ? BELEIVING WE SHALL RECEIVE
has been sent to you for good luck. The original copy is from the
It has been around the world nine times. The luck had been
to you. You will receive good luck within 4 days upon receiving this
provided you in turn send it back out. This is no joke. You
it in the mail. Send copies of this letter to people you think need
Not Send Money, for fate has no price
on it. Do
Not Keep This
Letter. It must leave your
hands 96 hours after you receive it. An U.S.A.F.
received $70,000.00. Joe Elliot received $40,000.00 and lost it
he broke the chain. While in the Phillipines, General Wales lost
6 days after he received the letter. He failed to circulate the
However, before his death he received $775,000.00. Please send
out and see what happens on the 4th day. This comes from Venezuela
written by St. Anthony DeCaiod, a missionary from South America.
forwarded it to you. Since the chain makes tour around the world,
make 20 identical copies of this one. Send it out to your friends,
and associates. After a few days you will get a surprise. This
even if you are not superstitious. Take note of the following:
Diaz received the chain in 1953. He asked his secretary to
copies and send them. A few days later he won the lottery for
in his country. Carlo Depot, an office employee, received the
forgot it. A few days later he lost his job. He found the chain
it to 20 people. Five days later he got an even better job.
received the chain and not beleiving it, threw it away.
later he died. For no reason whatsoever should this be broken:
send no money. Please
do not ignore it. It really works.
Photocopy of typed original.
Annotated "College Station, Tx, 1980." From the collection of Charles H.
Bennett (L4). Sic "beleiving", "we" instead of "ye" twice in title, "makes
tour". Keystrokes preserved. The oldest of the "Belief" titled letters
in the archive and one of only two with the Unbeliever's Death testimonial.
Entered by DWV on 12/8/2005.
This is the oldest of thirteen dated chain letters
in the collection of Charles H. Bennett that have been entered into the
Paper Chain Letter Archive. All were transcribed using the images at http://www.cs.uwaterloo.ca/~mli/chain.html.
The archive file names, and Bennett's Lxx designations are:
le1980_dl_wb! (L4 - the above letter)
American, Charles H. Bennett, Ming Li, Bin Ma. "Chain Letters
and Evolutionary Histories." June, 2003.
The Paper Chain Letter Archive - contents
Chain Letter Evolution.