July 16, 1999
20 EXPLORERS OFFERED IN SECOND PROMOTION
How would you like to drive into the new millennium in a brand new Limited Edition Ford Explorer? Just enter the Missouri Lottery’s "Explor-A-Thon Mega Summer Spectacular," the second of the Missouri Lottery’s two summer promotions, for your chance to win one of 20 Explorers plus $500 cash, or one of 3,000 $20 gift certificates to Sam Goody. The promotion runs from July 26 through Sept. 4.
Promotion entry forms will automatically be generated by the lottery terminals with each $5 purchase of Powerball, Missouri Lotto, SHOW ME 5, Pick 4 or Pick 3 for the current drawing between July 26 and Sept. 4. Players should complete the entry form and either hand-deliver it to a Missouri Lottery office or mail it to:
PO Box 104711
Jefferson City, MO 65110-4711
Five weekly drawings will be held on Aug. 9, 16, 23, 30 and Sept. 7 with deadlines for the drawings being 5 p.m. the Thursday prior to the drawing. Three Limited Edition Ford Explorer packages and 500 $20 gift certificates to Sam Goody will be awarded in each weekly drawing.
On Sept. 13, the grand-prize drawing will be held to award five Limited Edition Ford Explorer packages and 500 $20 gift certificates to Sam Goody. The entry deadline for that drawing is 5 p.m., Sept. 9.
The "Explor-A-Thon Mega Summer Spectacular" promotion is the second of the lottery’s two summer promotions. The first promotion, "Green Thunder," awarded more than 100 lottery players with trips for four to Orlando, Fla., and tickets to the DAYTONA 500 Race�, which will be held in February 2000. "Green Thunder" ran from June 14 through July 16.