February 10, 2016
The fourteenth ABC Masters Tournament was held at the Oakland Auditorium in Oakland, April 18-22, 1964. The field was 448 men. Billy Welu averaged a record 227, going undefeated in seven straight matches, to win his first Masters. In the final showdown he beat defending champion Harry Smith, the losers bracket survivor, 841-803.
February 7, 2016
This was the first in a planned series of collectors’ pins produced by ABC.
February 5, 2016
(L-R)–Ed Hansen, Earl Anthony, Jim Todd, Terry Rea, Mac Lowry
1968 ABC Team All Events champs—Earl’s only Eagle!
February 3, 2016
The thirteenth ABC Masters Tournament was held at the New York State Armory in Buffalo, April 20-24, 1963, with a field of 480 men. Tournament leader Harry Smith swamped losers bracket survivor Bobby Meadows in the final, 866-746, for his first Masters championship and second major title.
February 1, 2016
ABC Hall of Fame, 1941 (charter member)
4 ABC championships (1902-T, 1902-AE, 1912-T, 1913-D)
January 25, 2016
WIBC Hall of Fame, 1958
1 WIBC championship (1934-T)