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#1768902 - Thu Jun 03 2010 03:08 AM Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa
ChumleyHunts Offline
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Registered: Tue Oct 02 2001
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Loc: Genesee Co. NY
The Parker City - Allegheny Valley Lodge #521 is having a 10 "gun" raffle. Tickets are $10 each. 1700 total tickets printed. This is a drawing, not based on Pa Lottery (Not my idea, the powers that be set it up). The drawing is open to the public on September 13, 2010 at our Lodge in Parker, Pa. Not an actual "sportsmans night" type event, but we will have some food and beverage there. All guns supplied by Logan's Gun Gallery in North Washington, and he will ship to your FFL. All monies raised will benefit the Masonic Homes and a scholarship we are establishing for a local youth who is seeking vocational education (Trade School).

Prizes:
1. Browning X-Bolt (Wood/Blue)
2. Ruger 77 (Wood/Blue)
3. Weatherby Vanguard (Synthetic/Blue)
4. T/C Omega 25 Ready Pack
5. Weatherby 12ga Pump
6. Remington 870 Express (Wood)
7. Horton HD 150 Package w/ Red Dot
8. Marlin 925 .22LR (Wood/Blue)
9. $300 Visa Gift Card
10. $300 Gift Certificate to Don Paul Jeweler's in Butler, Pa

PM me if interested, I will mail tickets out.
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#1768963 - Thu Jun 03 2010 09:22 AM Re: Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa [Re: ChumleyHunts]
Tuck It Offline
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Posts: 431
Loc: Avella, Pa.
if lottery i'd buy not drawing

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#1768971 - Thu Jun 03 2010 09:34 AM Re: Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa [Re: Tuck It]
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Posts: 1263
Loc: 15644
good causes, but drawings really turn people off. best of luck selling them!

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#1769555 - Thu Jun 03 2010 09:49 PM Re: Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa [Re: iez44]
ChumleyHunts Offline
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Posts: 1555
Loc: Genesee Co. NY
Exactly what we tried to let them know.
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#1769599 - Thu Jun 03 2010 11:04 PM Re: Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa [Re: ChumleyHunts]
always hunting Offline
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Posts: 625
Loc: north west
Whats so bad about a drawing??
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#1769914 - Fri Jun 04 2010 10:06 AM Re: Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa [Re: always hunting]
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Posts: 1263
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 Originally Posted By: always hunting
Whats so bad about a drawing??


probably the biggest reason is TRUST. is the organization legit? are honest people running the raffle?

do you trust them to only stuff the bucket with the legit # of tickets sold?
do you trust them to conduct the drawing of the winners fairly?
do you trust them to contact you if you've won? (if not local)
do you trust them to deliver your prize in a timely manner?

...etc etc etc.

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#1769916 - Fri Jun 04 2010 10:11 AM Re: Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa [Re: iez44]
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Registered: Wed Jan 24 2007
Posts: 4988
Loc: southcentral, pa.
I think it is easier to rig a "drawing" then it is a "lottery" number.
I only buy raffles that have the lottery number decide the winner.

And it is a shame that people have to think this way but that is what our society has become. There are people out there that prey on the trusting ones.

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#1769995 - Fri Jun 04 2010 11:44 AM Re: Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa [Re: ICAREDOYOU]
Tuck It Offline
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Registered: Mon Mar 02 2009
Posts: 431
Loc: Avella, Pa.
i had 1 and all tickets wasn't put into barrel THERES CROOKS EVERYWHERE SORRY BUT TRUE

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#1885056 - Tue Sep 14 2010 07:06 PM Re: Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa [Re: Tuck It]
PA-Joe Offline
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Registered: Wed Feb 21 2001
Posts: 2415
Loc: Moscow, PA, USA
Well did I win?

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#1887652 - Thu Sep 16 2010 03:03 PM Re: Gun Raffle - Parker, Pa [Re: PA-Joe]
ChumleyHunts Offline
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Registered: Tue Oct 02 2001
Posts: 1555
Loc: Genesee Co. NY
Joe, I'll post winning numbers as soon as I get them.
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