Archive for March, 2016

Masters Tournament 1967

March 30, 2016

The seventeenth ABC Masters was held at the Miami Beach Convention Center, April 29-May 3, 1967, with a field of 480 bowlers.  In the final showdown, tournament leader (and hometown favorite) Lou Scalia overcame a 50-pin deficit to defeat losers bracket survivor Bill Johnson, 858-839. 

Masters 1967 

 

 

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Uncle Joe Thum (1899)

March 28, 2016

Thum, Uncle Joe (1901)

(1858-1937)

ABC Hall of Fame, 1980

Pioneer promoter of international bowling

1946-47 Official Bowling Guide

March 27, 2016

 Official Bowling Guide, 1946-47

Don Carter for Ebonite (1966)

March 25, 2016

Budweiser Beer—Chicago (1942)

March 23, 2016
(L-R)--Bill Hargadon, Joe Wilman, Joe Traubenik, George Theel, Johnny Small

(L-R)–Bill Hargadon, Joe Wilman, Joe Traubenik, George Theel, Johnny Small

 

Johnny Petraglia (1969)

March 21, 2016

Petraglia, Johnny (1969) small

(1947-  )

Bowling Hall of Fame, 2009

#41 Bowler of the 20th Century

All-American, 1970-71

U.S. Open champion, 1978

Tournament of Champions winner, 1971

PBA National Championship winner, 1980

2 ABC championships (1970-CT, 1972-CT)

Newsday Eastern Open winner, 1969, 1972, 1978, 1982

14 PBA titles

1945-46 Official Bowling Guide

March 20, 2016

 Official Bowling Guide, 1945-46

Paul Krumske (1938)

March 18, 2016

Krumske, Paul (1938)

(1912-1979)

ABC 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

Star Kist Tuna—Los Angeles (1953)

March 16, 2016
(L-R)--Eddie Hartnett, Roy Bade, George Cojun, Benny Young, Foy Belcher

(L-R)–Eddie Hartnett, Roy Bade, George Cojun, Benny Young, Foy Belcher

Don Scott (1966)

March 14, 2016

Scott, Don (1966)

(1927-2010)

Cleveland Bowling Star