Luck chain letter. Luck By Mail type. "Gene Alden received $78,000 three days after ..."  U.S., 1954
This prayer has been sent to you for good luck. It has been around the world four times. The one who breaks it will have bad luck.
The prayer, "Trust in the Lord with all thine heart and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thine ways acknowledge him and he will direct thy paths. Proverbs 3:5-6.
Please copy this and see what happens four days after you receive it. Send this and four copies to someone you wish good luck to. Don't send money and please don't keep this copy. It must leave 24 hours after you receive this prayer.

Gene Alden received $78,000 three days after receiving this prayer. Gen. Patton received $18,000 and lost it because he broke the chain.
You are to have good luck four days after receiving this. This is no joke. You will receive it by mail.

Published: Moberly Monitor-Index (Moberly, Missouri), 30 March 1954, p. 2. Title: "Postal Authorities Have No 'Chain Letter' Superstitions" "This one was confiscated at the Moberly post office a week or so ago." Entered by DWV, Dec. 3, 2013.


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