Go Back   OnePocket.org Forums > Search Forums
Register FAQ Members List Social Groups Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 45
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: titanic jerry
Forum: One Pocket Forum 03-22-2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,848
Posted By titanic jerry
wierd banks

That is a perfect example of how many factors are involved in banking a ball.

Humidity in the room, cloth, direction of the cloth but mainly speed are all responsible for balls behaving in a...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 03-20-2009, 12:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,020
Posted By titanic jerry
For San Jose Dick,Artie,Doc and anyone else

I just read your posts about the music and the youth.

Please take the time to go to Youtube and check out these two items :

# 1. Hellzapoppin' Swing Dance Scene

# 2. Marimba Ponies ( click...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 11-01-2008, 01:18 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 10,549
Posted By titanic jerry
What great ideas. It makes me happy to see that...

What great ideas. It makes me happy to see that some people are still interested in having some fun. Sometimes we forget it is a GAME. Did you ever ask anyone to compete with you? I always said wanna...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 05-23-2008, 02:51 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,233
Posted By titanic jerry
old versus new ?

Question for both Freddie and San Jose Dick.

Do you think that there are shots and or banks which can be made with todays equipment that were not possible in the old days?

I can remember...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 04-22-2008, 02:16 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,995
Posted By titanic jerry
i know you are busy

Hey Grady,

I know you have a full plate but please find the time to continue with your entries on these threads.

Not only are you a gifted writer but you have a great memory.

It was Leon who...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 04-03-2008, 02:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,144
Posted By titanic jerry
questions for Grady

Hi Grady,

Just read all the stuff about Cochrans and it was like living it all over again.

Couple of questions. Do you remember two guys, one named Doc and the other Joe Smiley? They used to...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 01-01-2008, 08:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,752
Posted By titanic jerry
open letter to dick mcmorran

What a pleasure to read some of your threads. I was in the Bay Area in the 60's and was a little under a short stop but I knew my speed and gambled accordingly. Remember the match you and Bucktooth...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 04-09-2007, 02:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,764
Posted By titanic jerry
Blue Carpet Billiards Alameda Ca.

Quite a bit has been written lately about Blue Carpet Billiards in Alameda Ca.
Bob Reynolds said the tables were Gandys 4.5 X 9.

Bob think back about those tables. There was no letter G on any of...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 04-04-2007, 08:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,615
Posted By titanic jerry
To Bob Reynolds

WHEN DID YOU WORK AT THE BLUE CARPET. I WAS THERE FROM 1965 TO 1967.

WHATEVER HAPPENED TO JACK AND OR STEVE ?

IF YOU HAVE A WAY TO CONTACT EITHER ONE TELL THEM TO SEND ME AN E-MAIL

...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 04-04-2007, 08:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,615
Posted By titanic jerry
to john henderson

Hey John,

You Must Have Played At The Alameda Bowl Because They Were The Only Place With Those Tables.

The Blue Carpet Had Macon Tables Some With Blue Cloth And Some With Beige Cloth.

I...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 10-18-2006, 01:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,319
Posted By titanic jerry
celebrity billiards

That is where they filmed a local T.V. show called "Celebrity Billiards". I am guessing 1966 or 1967. Minnesota Fats would play 8 ball with different stars and then would shoot a couple of trick...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 05-17-2006, 10:01 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 25,373
Posted By titanic jerry
you named almost all of them

Those of us who experienced Cochrans should consider ourselves very fortunate. You were afraid to go home because you might miss something. Living on the other side of the bay at that time was being...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 04-16-2006, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,978
Posted By titanic jerry
Denny in San Francisco

I used to watch Denny play snooker at Cochrans in San Francisco. Honest to God he played like the table was a 4 1/2 X 9 with big pockets. He was also an extremely likable person. Had the best sense...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 11-25-2005, 05:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,880
Posted By titanic jerry
Un-trapping The Trappers

I Was Never Concerned About Anything In One Pocket Because I Just Refused To Play Anyone Anywhere That Would Not Rotate The Pockets Each And Every Game. It Made It Even Steven And There Was No...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 09-05-2005, 07:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,814
Posted By titanic jerry
great news

Hey Doc,
Glad to hear you and yours are o.k.. My prayers go out to everyone.

Titanic Jerry

P.S. Anyone heard from Hemicudas?
Forum: One Pocket Forum 06-26-2005, 09:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,825
Posted By titanic jerry
whats the rest of the story????

All my life I heard about Eddie Taylor making 37 banks in a row. I do not mean to take anything away from Mosconi's 526 or even make a comparison, as they are two different games.

They are both...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 06-18-2005, 08:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,573
Posted By titanic jerry
just showing off

suki,

Remember the tables with the counters in the rails by the ball return?

I went into a place one night that was dark with strobe lights swaying and above the tables was a gridlock of wires...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 06-12-2005, 01:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,412
Posted By titanic jerry
House Rules?????

My best recollection was you had to stop the guy shooting into your pocket at 7 balls and then you shot in the game ball.

It was always the responsibility of the player to spot up any balls...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 05-28-2005, 12:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,906
Posted By titanic jerry
Congratulations Steve!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thanks for providing us old timers with a place to share our memories and opinions. I have learned a lot from this forum!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Continue to moderate and do not let this develop into a...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 03-18-2005, 01:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,047
Posted By titanic jerry
You lost me.

Sorry John but I can't visualize your concept here. You are saying if you needed both balls you would bank the back ball because it might be the best shot you are going to get. If you need both balls...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 03-16-2005, 12:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,047
Posted By titanic jerry
Think About It!!!!!

If You Are Shooting The Shot At All It Means Your Opponent Made The Last Ball In Your Pocket And Scratched Or Jumped The Cue Ball Off The Table. The Score Is Now You Need One And He Needs Both Balls....
Forum: One Pocket Forum 02-09-2005, 08:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,063
Posted By titanic jerry
get real!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

In Seattle when C.J. Wiley lost $20,000 to Luat and BEAT Efren with 3 or 4 on the wire for $10,00, Harry Platis asked Annigoni to play some one hole and Annigoni asked for a ball. Tony Annigoni is...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 01-17-2005, 10:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,162
Posted By titanic jerry
Handicapping One pocket?????

Contact Tony Annigoni out in California. We are going to attempt to use his U.S.P.P.A. system for both One Pocket and Straight Pool. He can give you all the info.. No guarantees as we are going into...
Forum: Links & Reviews 11-13-2004, 01:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,927
Posted By titanic jerry
recollections

Hi Pel,
Been a little under the weather but am now able to sit up and take weak tea.

Saw your post and have a question for you? Do you wonder why when we are going to bank a ball we no longer...
Forum: One Pocket Forum 09-29-2004, 11:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,518
Posted By titanic jerry
Cheating Yourself

I Know This Is An Old Saying But With Age I Have FOUND It To Really Be True. If You Cheat At Anything You Forever Alter The Outcome And Therefore You Cheat Yourself As Much As Your Opponent.
Just...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 45

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:11 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
All original content Copyright Onepocket.org and/or the original author. All rights reserved.