The Canadian Press

2011-07-18 | Lotto-Winner-Dies

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Violet Large, a Nova Scotia woman who made headlines around the world for giving away most of an 11.2-million-dollar lottery win, died July 16th. Canadian Press reporter Melanie Patton had details.

Date: 2011-07-18
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 34 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << violet large died Saturday in a troll hospital at the age of seventy nine it was a year ago that she and her husband Alan hit the Lotto six forty nine jackpot but instead of spending or investing their winnings the couple from lower Truro quietly gave most of it away some to family friends churches charities fire halls and hospitals were large was being treated for ovarian cancer at the time the largest said they were happy with what they had before their big win a funeral for violet large is planned for tomorrow intro Melanie Patton the Canadian press >>

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