Saturday, September 19, 2015

Fact of the Day: Wooden Bowling

Until the 20th century most bowling balls were made of wood. They later came out with bowling balls made of rubber, plastic, and urethane. 

15 comments:

  1. ooh, that lime green one must be for the spy himself!

    ReplyDelete
  2. I wonder if people bowled better with wooden balls? I'd totally try that if it'll help my game:D

    ReplyDelete
  3. nice as always! kisses!

    http://itsmetijana.blogspot.rs/

    ReplyDelete
  4. Must have been quite a challenge to get them perfectly round!

    Have a wonderful weekend,
    -Kati

    ReplyDelete
  5. Damn, plenty of splinters might have come due with wooden ones

    ReplyDelete
  6. Well fancy that. I didn't know, and I suppose I never thought about it either.

    ReplyDelete
  7. I bet those old antique wooden balls are worth a MINT today!

    ReplyDelete
  8. interesting, wouldn't want one falling on my feet

    ReplyDelete
  9. I had no idea they were ever made of wood....

    ReplyDelete
  10. Glad they aren't made of wood any more.

    ReplyDelete
  11. I still have my bowling ball, though I haven't bowled in years.

    ReplyDelete