Today's Digital Mural

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People have been throwing balls at things since ancient Egypt and the Roman Empire. The sport of bowling we practice today was standardized back in 1895. There are several variations, and we New Englanders’ claim to fame in the lane is that Candlepin bowling was developed in nearby Worcester!

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Funding for WGBH’s digital mural has been provided by the Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund, a program of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, administered through a collaborative arrangement between MassDevelopment and the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

 
 

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