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First time electronic bingo players Emily Schupp (left) and Patrick Meyers celebrate their first win of the evening at the Holiday Inn in Detroit Lakes.

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The game of BINGO has been around since the Italians invented it in the year 1530 (when it was called "Lo Giuoco del Lotto D'Italia").

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The game caught on amongst the wealthy in France in the late 1770s, when it was called Le Lotto).

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