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"White House" - 6 Total Result(s)
FIQ IN THE WHITE HOUSE
President Richard Nixon was arguably the most active bowler to ever hold America’s highest office. In addition to hitting the lanes himself, he was also an advocate of the sport. In September of 1971, ...
LADY BIRD JOHNSON, A PROUD WIBC MEMBER
As First Lady, Lady Bird Johnson was no stranger to the White House bowling alley. Though not a regular bowler before moving into 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., she quickly took to the sport. The Women’s Int ...
NIXON IN THE WHITE HOUSE LANES
President Richard Nixon approached the foul line on a White House bowling alley. By the time Nixon was inaugurated, the White House bowling alley had been moved to the Old Executive Office Building. A ...
TRUMAN INAUGURATES WHITE HOUSE ALLEY
During the midst of bowling’s Golden Age, even the White House came down with bowling fever! President Harry S. Truman oversaw the construction of the two-lane White House bowling alley, originally ho ...
WATCH: RICHARD NIXON HAS SOME TRICKS
Check out this silent but very presidential footage of Richard Nixon surveying the bowling alley he had installed in the White House basement shortly after he took office. Everything about the set-up ...
WIBC’S NEWEST MEMBER, FIRST LADY PAT NIXON
Alberta Crowe, longtime president of the Women’s International Bowling Congress, recruited at the top. After presenting then-First Lady Lady Bird Johnson with a golden membership card, Crowe crossed p ...