Texas Archive of the Moving Image is loading...

Austin Jackpot Bowling (1961)

Gordon Wilkison

Sound | 1961

comment
  • Normal
  • Large video
  • Large content
  • Full video
"rtmpconf":{ type:"flv", file:"mp4:2010_01837_480x360.mp4", baseUrl:wgScriptPath + "/extensions/player/", streamServer:'texasarchive-flash.streamguys.com:80/vod', width:"480", height:"360", config:{ showBrowserControls:false }, poster:"/library/index.php?action=ajax%26rs=importImage%26rsargs[]=2010 01837 tn.jpg%26rsargs[]=480", controls:{ _timerStyle:"sides" } }
Map
Loading Google Maps...
 
TAMI Tags
  •  Host Jake Colvin speaks with the two contestants 
  •  The competition begins 
  •  First strike of the game 
  •  The winner is decided 
  •  Advertisement for Texas Bowler Supply 
  •  Colvin presents checks to the contestants 
 
Mark Video Segment:
begin
end
play
See someone or something you recognize? TAMI Tagging
Click begin and end to mark the segment you wish
to tag. Then enter your comment and click on Tag!
To: tamitags@texasarchive.org
 
Share this video
X

Send E-mail

Embed

[Hide]Right click this link, select 'open in new tab', and add to bookmarks:
  • About the video
  • Texas Locations
  • Keywords
In this episode of Austin Jackpot Bowling, broadcast on September 3, 1961, two competitors face off for a chance to win a monetary prize. Buddy Tobin and Charlie Lambert each take 10 shots at the pins, knowing full well that only strikes will count in this match up. As the two men bowl, their match is commented upon by host Jake Colvin – filling in for regular host Dan Love – alongside the general manager of the bowling alley, Reba Carpenter. This is a gem of classic television from KTBC-Fox 7, then known as Channel 7, liable to bowl you over!