For the first time I had to enter my pin number on one of those little keypad things they've been installing by the side of the shelf where you used to sign the counterfoil for a bank card purchase.
They bore detailed holograms on both the counterfoil and main ticket.
Alternatively, shop workers can simply keep the counterfoil from a credit card transaction, using that information to spend at someone else's expense.
One Italian made the mistake of ripping his own ticket counterfoil off in front of the coach driver.
Then, with a flourish, he thwacked my paying-in book twice with his stamp, initialled the counterfoil and handed it back to me with a relieved smile.
The new look blue certificates will incorporate a new SQA watermark, a unique security border and a new hologram counterfoil .
Write in less than 100 words about your dream and what you will/have do/done to achieve it + counterfoil of the ticket and stand a chance to win Rs. 10,000!
Those who buy tickets for three shows can take the counterfoil to the Mustafa showroom and collect gifts.
In the United Kingdom the customer's only sources for verification are, usually, the counterfoils in his cheque-book, receipts produced by point-of-sale terminals after use of his debit card, and giro forms.
The practice of writing voters' electoral registration numbers - or entering any other note which might disclose a voter's personal identity - on the counterfoils of ballot papers should be expressly abolished by law.