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in bowling why is it called a turkey

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In bowling, a turkey is achieved by making three strikes. The term dates back to before the 1900s. It originated because at that time it was harder to achieve and the owner would award the bowler with a live turkey upon completion. For additional information on bowling terms, see the following link: http://www.topendsports.com/sport/tenpin/glossary.htm.

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