Archive for March, 2012

Miss Rheingold Goes Bowling (1956)

March 30, 2012

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LaVerne Carter (1962)

March 28, 2012

(1925-2012)

WIBC Hall of Fame, 1977

Bowler of the Year, 1963-64

All-American, 1961-62, 1963-64

All-Star champion, 1963-64

1 WIBC championship (1951-AE)

Joe Donato (1964)

March 26, 2012

(1926-2004)

Schenectady Bowling Star

Ned Day Stop-Action (1953)

March 25, 2012

All-Star Tournament 1967-68

March 23, 2012

The 27th BPAA All-Star Tournament was held at Garden City Bowl in Garden City (NY) May 18-25,1968, with fields of 288 men and 144 women.  The format was the same as the previous All-Star, except that there was no TV roll-off. The winners were recognized as the national match-game champions.

Falstaff Beer—St. Louis (1962)

March 21, 2012

FRONT–Billy Welu, Ronnie Gaudern REAR–Harry Smith, Al Savas, Glenn Allison, Dick Hoover

Leo Rollick (1946)

March 19, 2012

 

(1909-1992)

2 ABC championships (1946-S, 1946-T)

“Gutter Gus” for Brunswick (1951)

March 18, 2012

All-Star Tournament 1966-67

March 16, 2012

The twenty-sixth BPAA All-Star Tournament was held at Skylark Lanes in St. Ann (MO) May 20-28, 1967, with fields of 288 men and 144 women.  The format was similar to the previous All-Star, except that both men’s and women’s finals were each limited to 12 bowlers.  At the conclusion of the finals, the top two men and the top two women advanced to their respective TV roll-offs — three games, total pins for the championship. Winners Les Schissler and Gloria Bouvia were recognized as the national match-game champions.

All Star Lanes

March 14, 2012

5200 W. Dempster St. (Skokie)