Top Prize:  $20,000


Game # 837

Ticket Price: $3.00

Start Date: 4/14/09

End Date: 11/9/09

Last Date to Claim Prizes: 11/9/10


Here's How to Play
The player gently removes the scratch-off material from each square on the CALL LETTERS play area to reveal a letter. For each letter in a square revealed in the CALL LETTERS play area, the player gently removes the scratch-off material from the same letter each time it is found in the CROSSWORD PUZZLE. When the player reveals three (3) or more complete words in the CROSSWORD PUZZLE, they win a prize according to the prize legend on the front of the ticket.


More Than $26 Million in Prizes!
Approximately 13.8 million 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 CROSSWORD Instant Game, New Jersey allocates approximately 65% of the gross receipts to prizes. On the average, better than 1 ticket in 5 wins a prize. In a game of 13,800,000 tickets there are 1,012,000 prizes of $3; 759,000 prizes of $5; 565,800 prizes of $10; 428,260 prizes of $25; 31,970 prizes of $100; 17 prizes of $500; 22 prizes of $5,000 and 20 prizes of $20,000. Odds and number of winners may vary based on sales, distribution and claims.