Archive for April, 2012

Sully Bates for Ebonite (1939)

April 30, 2012

Billy Golembiewski (1967)

April 29, 2012

(1929-1998)

ABC Hall of Fame, 1979

#60 Bowler of the 20th Century

All-American, 1959-60, 1961-62, 1964-65

Masters champion, 1960, 1962

Match Game Doubles champion, 1962

3 ABC championships (1959-T, 1959–TAE, 1962-CD)

4 PBA titles

Who’s Who 1964 (#1)

April 27, 2012

Whispering Joe Wilson (1957)

April 23, 2012

(1912-1984)

Famed TV Bowling Announcer

The Playdium (original)

April 18, 2012

2625 N. Clark St.

Twentieth Century Bowling Alleys—Chicago

April 15, 2012

3253 N. Cicero Ave. 

All-Star Tournament 1969-70

April 13, 2012

The 29th BPAA All-Star Tournament was held at the Strike ‘n’ Spare Lanes in Northbrook (IL) May 23-29,1970, with fields of 192 men and 128 women.  The format remained the same. The winners were recognized as the national match-game champions. This was the last All-Star Tournament.

Stan Slomenski Stop-Action (1953)

April 8, 2012

All-Star Tournament 1968-69

April 6, 2012

The twenty-eighth BPAA All-Star Tournament was held at the Hialeah Lanes in Hialeah (FL) May 2-9,1969, with fields of 216 men and 144 women.  The format remained the same. The winners were recognized as the national match-game champions.

Bill Doehrman (1941)

April 5, 2012

(1888-1984)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1968

1 ABC championship (1922-T)

Bowled in a record 71 ABC Tournaments between 1908 and 1982.