March 27, 2000
ST. LOUIS WOMAN BAGS $800 AT MALL
LaLita Crump of St. Louis (63130*) left Westfield Shoppingtown Mall in Crestwood $800 richer Saturday after winning the top prize in the Missouri Lottery’s simulated version of the "Fun & Fortune" game show.
Other show contestants and their winnings are: Sue Wagener of St. Louis (63125*) and Pat Cowell of St. Charles, who each won $250 and 300 "Fun & Fortune" Scratchers tickets; JoAnn Droll of French Village, who won 100 "Fun & Fortune" Scratchers tickets; Mary Jones (63139*), Kerri Friedman (63123*) and Lorraine Pizzella (63123), all of St. Louis each won 50 "Fun & Fortune" Scratchers tickets.
The game show was held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Sears court of the mall. Contestants, who were determined during a non-winning ticket drawing, had a chance to win up to $1,500 cash and other prizes during the show. In addition, the first 500 people who entered the drawing received a "Fun & Fortune" T-shirt.
The regular "Fun & Fortune" game show can be seen in St. Louis on KTVI-TV, Channel 2, at 5:30 p.m. on Saturdays.
* winner’s zip code to determine coverage areas