A lottery was organised in 1917 by the British government with Thai consent to help finance Britain's war effort.
In this format there is risk to the organizer if insufficient tickets are sold.
The total amount of all prizes of the first category called El Gordo the fat one was 720 million which was distributed among 180 winning tickets (billetes) that win 4 million each.
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During the two following centuries lotteries in France were forbidden or, in some cases, tolerated.
They were able to persuade a stranger to put up money as collateral in order to share in the prize pool.
Bi-weekly draws at 10:59 pm Eastern Time on Tuesdays and Friday nights (including holidays).
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