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$250,000 CROSSWORD

Top Prize: $250,000


Game # 01237

Ticket Price: $10.00

Start Date: 6/2/14



Here's How to Play
This Crossword ticket will feature five (5) play areas; a YOUR LETTERS play area with opaque scratch-off material, two (2) "Crossword Puzzle Grids" and two (2) "Bonus Word" areas with transparent scratch-off material. The game is played by gently removing the scratch-off on the "YOUR LETTERS" play area. Then the player gently removes the scratch-off on the corresponding letters in each of the "Crossword Puzzle Grids" and each of the "Bonus Words". Players win by revealing 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 or 10 complete words in each "Crossword Puzzle Grid" to win a prize according to the prize legend. Players can also win by revealing the complete "Bonus Word" in either location to win $25. Each grid is played separately; players cannot combine words from each grid to win a prize amount. Wins in the "Bonus Word" area cannot be used in conjunction with the "Crossword Puzzle Grids." Players can win three (3) times on this ticket.


More Than $24 Million in Prizes
Approximately 3.6 million $250,000 CROSSWORD tickets are initially planned in this game.

The New Jersey Lottery reserves the right to subsequently increase this quantity of tickets. Should additional tickets be introduced, prize levels and frequency of winning will be consistent with the following disclosures:

In the $250,000 CROSSWORD Instant Game, New Jersey allocates approximately 68.02% of the gross receipts to prizes. On the average, better than 1 ticket in 5 wins a prize. In a game of 3,600,000 tickets there are 360,000 prizes of $10; 240,000 prizes of $20; 36,000 prizes of $25; 90,000 prizes of $30; 132,000 prizes of $50; 19,200 prizes of $100; 2,700 prizes of $130; 2,340 prizes of $150; 1,440 prizes of $225; 1,188 prizes of $500; 1,188 prizes of $525; 24 prizes of $1,000; 10 prizes of $20,000 and 6 prizes of $250,000. Odds and number of winners may vary based on sales, distribution and claims.


Lucky Locations
New Jersey Lottery Instant Game players are winning prizes ranging in amount from $15 up to $1 million. Here are the Lucky Locations where players purchased Top Prize winning tickets for this game.


Top Prize Sold
In & Out Convenience Store 1177 West Browning Road Bellmawr, NJ $250,000
Lukeoil Gas
2131 Rt. 35 North
Holmdel, NJ