Bowl-Rite—Joliet (1968)

July 1, 2015
(L-R)--Tim Harahan, Don McCune, Therm Davis, Jim Stefanich, Steve Buell, Jimmy Mack

(L-R)–Tim Harahan, Don McCune, Therm Davis, Jim Stefanich, Steve Buell, Jimmy Mack

Bob Strampe (1961)

June 29, 2015

Strampe, Bob (1961)

(1931-  )

ABC Hall of Fame, 1977

#48 Bowler of the 20th Century

All-American, 1963-64, 1964-65, 1965-66

All-Star champion, 1963-64

Masters champion, 1966

PBA National champion, 1964

4 ABC championships (1964-CD, 1967-CAE, 1970-CAE, 1974-CT)

5 PBA titles

“Bowling Stars” (1959)

June 28, 2015

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Empire Recreation—Newburgh, NY (1939)

June 26, 2015

Empire Rec (Newburgh, NY)

145 Broadway

 

Bowler of the Year 1957-58

June 24, 2015

Carter’s won a record fourth victory in the All-Star Tournament, earning him a record fourth election as Bowler of the Year.

1.  Don Carter, St. Louis . . . . . . . .  902

2.  Tom Hennessey, St. Louis . . . . . 783

3.  Ed Lubanski, Detroit . . . . . . . . . 500

4.  Buzz Fazio, St. Louis . . . . . . . . . 441

5.  Steve Nagy, St. Louis . . . . . . . .  375

6.  Ray Bluth, St. Louis . . . . . . . . . . 330

7.  Lindy Faragalli, Paterson, NJ . . . . 317

8.  Dick Hoover, Akron . . . . . . . . . .  183

9.  Billy Welu, St. Louis  . . . . . . . . .  171

10.  Glenn Allison, Chicago  . . . . . . . 137

Joe Bodis (1934)

June 22, 2015

Bodis, Joe

(1897-1970)

ABC Hall of Fame, 1941 (Charter Member)

#88 Bowler of the 20th Century

Bowlers Journal 1925-1936 Special All-American

1 ABC championship (1924-T)

Stack and Ryan Bowl

June 21, 2015

113--Stack and Ryan Bowl

1510 N. Damen Ave. (Chicago)

 

 

United Van Lines—St. Louis (1963)

June 19, 2015
(L-R)--Jim Vrenick, George King, Gene Kessler, Sonny Fitter, Don McClaren, Ray Orf, Woody Hulsey, Dennis Chapis

(L-R)–Jim Vrenick, George King, Gene Kessler, Sonny Fitter, Don McClaren, Ray Orf, Woody Hulsey, Dennis Chapis

Metz Bowling Shoes (1929)

June 17, 2015

Metz Bowling Shoes (1929)

Bowl-O-Drome—Mount Clemens, MI (1951)

June 15, 2015

Bowl-O-Drome

179 S. Gratiot Ave.

First bowling center with automatic pinsetters (1951)


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