Nickels Add Up for Atlantic City Jackpot Winner

Josephine Crawford is a low roller turned high roller. The 84-year-old New Jersey woman hit the biggest slot jackpot in Atlantic City history. Ms. Crawford plays the nickel slots. She played for 10 minutes, and spent $40, before hitting a $10 million jackpot. Now she says she'd like to do some traveling. And she doesn't need to go alone. She's already gotten two marriage proposals.

RENEE MONTAGNE, host:

Good morning, I'm Renee Montagne. Saluting Josephine Crawford, low roller turned high roller. The 84-year-old New Jersey woman hit the biggest slot jackpot in Atlantic City history. Ms. Crawford plays the nickel slots. She played for 10 minutes, spent $40, and now takes home $10 million. She says she'd like to do some traveling. And she doesn't need to go alone. She's already gotten two marriage proposals. You're listening to MORNING EDITION.

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