Archive for March, 2010

Prima Bowling Lanes

March 31, 2010

Prima Lanes

2501 S. Kedzie Ave.

Tommy Tuttle (1965)

March 29, 2010

(1929-2004)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1994

All-American, 1963-64

1 ABC championship (1965-CT)

3 PBA titles

Bel-Bowl

March 26, 2010

 Bel-Bowl

3257 W. Belmont Ave.

 

Bill Bunetta (1960)

March 24, 2010

(1919-2010)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1968

#96 Bowler of the 20th Century

5 ABC championships (1950-TAE, 1952-T, 1963-CT, 1967-CT, 1975-CD)

1 PBA title

Johnny Guenther for Manhattan (1954)

March 22, 2010

 

Paul Krumske (1951)

March 19, 2010

(1912-1979)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1968

#44 Bowler of the 20th Century

All-American, 1937-38, 1942-43, 1943-44, 1944-45, 1945-46  1947-48, 1949-50

Match Game champion, 1944

Match Game Doubles champion, 1945

 

 

Stroh’s Beer—Detroit (1955)

March 15, 2010

Ned Day for Brunswick (1949)

March 7, 2010

Bowling and the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre

March 5, 2010

In case you didn’t know, I have a blog on ChicagoNow.com 

The subject is Chicago History, and the name is Unknown Chicago.  My post for February 14 is about the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre and its little-known sequel–which has a bowling connection.

To access the post, just click on this link–

www.chicagonow.com/blogs/unknown-chicago/2010/02/massacre-postscript.html

Be sure to click on the photo gallery.  There’s a great picture of Boris Karloff bowling!

–JRS

Palace Bowl

March 3, 2010

Palace Bowl

5240 W. 25th St. (Cicero)