Archive for May, 2010

Jimmy Blouin (1924)

May 28, 2010

 

 

      (1886-1947)

      Bowling Hall of Fame, 1953

     #17 Bowler of the 20th Century

      Bowlers Journal Bowler of the Decade, 1920s

      Bowlers Journal 1910-1925 Special All-American

      All-American, 1926-27

      Match Game champion, 1922-1926

      2 ABC championships (1909-AE, 1911-S)

Lawrence Lanes

May 26, 2010

1820 W. Lawrence Ave.

Johnny Crimmins (1961)

May 23, 2010

         (1895-1992)

         Bowling Hall of Fame, 1962

        #49 Bowler of the 20th Century

         Bowler of the Year, 1941-42

         All-American, 1941-42

         All-Star champion, 1941-42

         1 ABC championship (1939-T)

         Bowling’s original “Masked Marvel”

Andy Marzich (1962)

May 21, 2010

(1935-2010)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1992

All-American, 1962-63

3 ABC championships (1960-D, 1964-CT, 1966-CT)

6 PBA titles

Stan Thaden (1962)

May 19, 2010

(1925-2005)

Newsday Eastern Open winner, 1958

All-Star Tournament Finalists, 1941

May 17, 2010

(L-R) Marty Cassio, Lowell Jackson, Joe Wilman, Charlie Lausche, Bill Hargadon, Ray Newton, John Crimmins, Joe Norris, Joe Sinke, Ernie Soest, Connie Schwoegler, Gerry Anderson

Lindy Faragalli (1960)

May 14, 2010

(1911-1997)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1968

#79 Bowler of the 20th Century

All-American, 1957-58

Match Game Doubles champion, 1957

1 ABC championship (1958-AE)

Mussey’s Alleys

May 12, 2010

67 W. Madison St.

All-Star Tournament, 1942-43

May 10, 2010

The second BPAA All-Star Tournament was staged at the Chicago Servicemen’s Center (Auditorium Building) December 5-13, 1942, with a field of 102 men.  Starting with this event, the winner of the All-Star was recognized as the national match-game champion.

Strike ‘N Spare Lanes—Northbrook, IL

May 9, 2010

                          185 Skokie Blvd.