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Scratch-off tickets turn into a $764m pot of gold

By Andrew Ryan
Globe Staff / October 4, 2008

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The numbers from the first quarter of this fiscal year are dire: State revenues missed the mark by $143 million. Sales tax figures plummeted $24 million from a year ago because people are buying less. The yo-yoing Dow Jones industrial average took a nose dive. (Full article: 227 words)

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