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They came to bowl
Doug Schmidt

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They came to bowl
how Milwaukee became America's tenpin capital
Doug Schmidt.

Published 2007 by Wisconsin Historical Society Press in Madison, WI .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Taverns and tenpins
The legacy of Abe Langtry
The ABCs of bowling
Marino and Day : a winning ticket
Modern-day kingpins
Jeannette Knepprath : from pastry to president
Ladies of the lanes
Breaking down barriers
The Sampson factor
Two, five, eight, nine thousand thank you, Hank!
Sunday brunch with the champs
The Miller Open : crash of the Medford Meteor
Reversal of fortune
Milwaukee bowling alleys
Bowling lingo.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
GV908.U6 S36 2007

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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