Archive for December, 2016

New Year’s Eve at Marigold Arcade (1963)

December 30, 2016

Chicago Bowler, December 14, 1963, p. 3

Grand Central Recreation—Detroit (1943)

December 28, 2016

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1941 Ferry Park St.

Bev Ortner (1968)

December 26, 2016

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(1938-2003)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1972

All-American, 1967-68

PWBA Invitational champion, 1967

1 WIBC championship (1969-T)

2 PWBA titles

First woman to bowl sanctioned 800 series (818 in 1968)

AMF Bowlers’ Accessories (1962)

December 25, 2016

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Dr. Jake!

 

Ace Calder (1946)

December 23, 2016

Calder, Ace (1946)

(1911-1965)

Chicago Bowling Star

Chicago TV Bowling Shows (1958)

December 21, 2016

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Babe Ruth vs. Freddie Fitzsimmons (1944)

December 19, 2016

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Babe Ruth (right) bowls an exhibition against another retired baseball star, ex-Dodger pitcher Freddie Fitzsimmons, at Bowlmor in New York.  Fitzsimmons won, 178-145.

The Big Lebowski (1998)

December 18, 2016

              “The Dude abides . . .”

Dave Soutar Stop-Action (1965)

December 16, 2016

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Playdium Lanes—Toledo (1967)

December 14, 2016

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1958 Front St.