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Tigers Finally Take a Series

Tigers Take It – Finally The “woods section” of the Detroit Tigers were performing. The Tigers are finally back to winning individual series again.  That is what Jim Leyland has said (like him or not) they needed to do all … Continue reading

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Colonial Lanes: DAILY BOWLING TRIVIA

Poor Richard Caplette of Connecticut managed to throw 19 gutter balls in one game in 1971. How many of these were consecutive? Answer:  All of them.  He threw nineteen consecutive channel balls en route to his single-game record. DON’T FORGET!! … Continue reading

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Colonial Lanes DAILY BOWLING TRIVIA

If someone told you they were thinking of baking their bowling ball you might think they were crazy.  However, someone came up with logic for this controversial idea.   Why would anyone think of baking their bowling ball? Answer: If you … Continue reading

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Colonial Lanes DAILY BOWLING TRIVIA

In December of 1941, Playboy magazine featured yet another bowling ad showing lady bowlers with the caption “Keep Going in Comfort.”  Which of these producrs was being advertised? A. Supp-Hose Bowling Socks B.Ladies Delight Bowling Shoes C. Fibs Kotex Tampons … Continue reading

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Colonial Lanes DAILY BOWLING TRIVIA

Even after the Brunswick Company became synonymous with bowling, they still manufactured non-bowling related products.  In 1912 they introduced a product that went on to sell 120,000 units per year.  Any guesses what that was? Answer:  America’s first rubber toilet seat. … Continue reading

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Colonial Lanes DAILY BOWLING TRIVIA

On March 2, 1985, which professional bowler lost One Million Dollars(!!) by only four pins on national television? Answer:  Pete Weber.  He needed to win all three national tournaments sponsored by The Miller Brewing Company.  He had won the first two … Continue reading

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Colonial Lanes DAILY BOWLING TRIVIA Question

Before limestone, this material was used as a core for many bowling balls.  What was it? Answer:  Sawdust. DON’T FORGET!!  KIDS BOWL FREE ALL SUMMER AT COLONIAL LANES Trivia Courtesy of:  The New Bowling Trivia Book, by Don Williams.  Reprinted … Continue reading

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Colonial Lanes DAILY TRIVIA Question

In July of 2002, the Verizon wireless company announced the availability of 2 new technologies. What were they? Answer:  They announced the availability of downloadable games for cell phones that included JAMDAT BOWLING and JAMDAT Baseball. Trivia Courtesy of:  The … Continue reading

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