Archive for August, 2018

Birk Brothers—Chicago (1917)

August 30, 2018

FRONT–Otto Trader, August Tapp, Joe Baker REAR–Jule Lellinger, George Scherin (manager), George Geiser

ABC Team Champions, 1917

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Ed Lubanski (1959)

August 28, 2018

(1929-2010)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1971

#24 Bowler of the 20th Century

Bowler of the Year, 1958-59

All American, 1952-53, 1953-54, 1954-55, 1958-59

World’s Invitational champion, 1958

Match Game Doubles champion, 1950

5 ABC championships (1951-TAE, 1959-AE, 1959-S, 1959-T, 1959-TAE)

1 PBA title

The Bowlium—Chicago

August 26, 2018

4361 N. Sheridan Rd.

Gil Zunker (1936)

August 23, 2018

(1901-1938)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1941 (charter member)

2 ABC championships (1933-D, 1933-AE)

Fred Wolf on Radio and TV (1961)

August 21, 2018

Wolf in Detroit (1961)

Though best-known to bowlers for his work on “Championship Bowling,” Fred Wolf was a media superstar in metro Detroit for over twenty years. 

1941 ABC Tournament Poster

August 19, 2018

 1941-abc

Foothills Bowl—Auburn, CA (1970)

August 16, 2018

13489 Bowman Rd.

Mort Lindsey (1919)

August 14, 2018

(1888-1959)

Bowling Hall of Fame, 1941 (charter member)

#55 Bowler of the 20th Century

Bowlers Journal 1910-1925 Special All-American

3 ABC championships (1912-T, 1914-T, 1919-AE)

Petersen Classic winner, 1934

Pete Tountas Stop-Action (1968)

August 12, 2018

Logan Square Buick—Chicago (1942)

August 9, 2018

(L-R)—Emily Deering, Tess Morris, Nina Van Camp, Ruth Hartman, Catherine Fellmeth