Luck chain letter. Death-Lottery type. "St. Jude / It Works." Love title. Car.  US, 1990.

With love, all things are possible.  This paper has been sent
to you for good luck.  The original is in New England.  It has
been around the world nine times.  The luck has now been sent
to you.  You will receive good luck within 4 days of receiving
this letter.  Provided, you, in turn, send it on.  This is no
joke.  You will receive good luck in the mail, send no money.
Send copies to the people you think need good luck.  Don't send
money as fat has no pride.  Do not keep this letter.  It must
leave your hands within 96 hours.  An RAF Officer received
$407,000, Joe Elliott received $40,000 and then lost it because
he broke the chain.  While in the Philippines, Gene Welch
lost his wife six days after receiving this letter.  He failed
to circulate this letter.  However, before her death, he received
$7,755,000. Please send twenty copies and see what happens in
four days.  The chain comes from Venezuela and was written by
Saul Anthony DeGroup, a missionary from South America. Since
the copy must tour the world, you must make twenty copies and
send it to twenty friends and associates.  After a few days,
you will get a surprise.  This is true even if you are not
superstitious. Do note the following; Constantly Dias received
the chain in 1953 and he asked his secretaries to make twenty
copies and mail them out.  A few days later, he won a lottery
of $2,000,000.  Carlo Diddit, an office employee, received the
letter and forgot it had to leave his hands in 96 hours, he
lost his job. Later , after finding the letter, he mailed out
the twenty copies.  A few days later he got a better job.  Dian
Fairchild received the letter and not believing, threw it away
Nine days later he died.  In 1953, the letter was received by
a young woman in California it was very faded and barely reusable
She promised herself to re-type the letter and send it on, but
she put it aside to send it later.
She was plagued with a serious
problems including expensive car repairs, as the letter did not
leave her hands in 96 hours.  She finally typed the letter as
promised and got a new car.  Remember, send no money. Do not
ignore this.

            St. Jude

                              It Works!

Photocopy of typed original. Keystrokes preserved here. Sic "fat" for "fate", "reusable" for "readable", "with a serious problems". Collected by Alan E. Mays, Middletown, Pa. Received July 11, 1990.


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