A Megabucks Jackpot Won by a 64-year-old Retiree

The jackpot was won at the Cannery Casino and Hotel in North Las Vegas and amounted to $ 20, 519, 025. It is said to be the second jackpot at the Cannery within the period of 9 months. Elmer Sherwin was announced to be the winner in September, 2005. The second winner preferred not to divulge her name, but she mentioned that she had played only $ 12 and she had pulled the slot handle four times only before she hit the megabucks jackpot.
The woman informed us that she would like to pay off her mortgage and buy a new car.
A penny video version of Megabucks(R) has a statistically overdue jackpot of more than $14.6 million.There are more than 600 Megabucks(R) dollar slots in 164 casinos throughout Nevada. The progressive system’s MegaJackpot(R) can be won for a $3 bet and is paid in annual installments upon verification. Megabucks(R) was developed by IGT (http://www.IGT.com), a global company specializing in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and sales of computerized gaming machines and systems products.

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About Mark Newman

Mark Newman - was born in 1971 in Pictou, a town located on the beautiful Northumberland Shore of Nova Scotia, Canada. In 1998 he graduated from Acadia University (Nova Scotia, Wolfville) with the Master’s degree in social studies. Mark simply adores his wife and sons. Considers poker to be one of the most exquisite kinds of art and rarely misses his chance of practicing.