November 10, 2011
St. Louis Woman Turns $1 Ticket Into $50,500 Prize
A St. Louis woman is $50,500 richer after claiming half of the Missouri Lottery’s Show Me Cash jackpot from the Oct. 23 drawing. Mary McMullin, 66, purchased the winning ticket at Energy Express, 2965 Telegraph Road, in St. Louis. She used Quick Pick to select the winning numbers, which were: 3, 5, 11, 13 and 29.
Two tickets were sold matching the Show Me Cash numbers drawn on Oct. 23, winning each player half of the advertised jackpot of $101,000. Larry Upchurch of Desloge claimed the other half of the jackpot prize. Upchurch used his own numbers to select the winning numbers on a ticket he purchased at 7-Eleven, 300 N. Desloge Drive, in Desloge.
Show Me Cash
offers a rolling jackpot starting at $50,000, which increases by at least $5,000 at each drawing. Since the game began in 2008, more than $23 million has been awarded in jackpot prizes.