Daily Elvis: November 12

Give Us This Day November 12, Our Daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

1935-1940

306 Old Satillo Road, Elvis’ birthplace, is now 306 Elvis Presley Drive.

, 1938

Vernon in prison

1940-41
Reese Street, where the Presleys stayed with Vester and Clettes Presley and their daughter Patsy,

1942
Kelly Street, a rented, small apartment.

, 1945
Berry Street -“Doll” Smith lived here with the Presleys and then Minnie Mae Presley moved in.

1946
Commerce Street, a rental

510 1/2 Maple Street, South Tupelo -the Presleys lived with Glady’s cousin Frank Richards and his wife, Leona.

1947

Mulbery Alley

 

Memphis, Tennessee

1949-1953

Elvis attended Humes High School, Memphis, Tennessee

Sept. 12, 1948-Sept. 20, 1949

572 Poplar Avenue

Sept 2o 1949 to January 7, 1950
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

January 7, 1950 yo April 1953
398 Cypress Street

September 21, 1953 to March 19, 1954

Elvis worked at Precision Tool company, operating a drill press for $1.55 a hour.

end of 1954 to mid-1955
2414 Lamar Avenue, rented

rented from mid-1955 to May, 11 1956.

1414 Getwell Street

 

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

 

November 12, 1954

Red Robinson, at age 17, began his radio career at CJOR-Vancouver, British Columbia and became the first Canadian disc jockey to regularly play rock ‘n’ roll music on the air.

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

Billboard began its Top 100 chart, with “Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing” by the Four Aces as the first #1 record listed. It was not until 1959 that the magazine resolved all its pop charts into one.
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At 2.00 p.m. Elvis and other Hayride artists appeared at the opening of a new mill at Carthage Milling Company, Texas.
Later that day Elvis performed at the Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Auditorium, Shreveport and was called the most promising C & W Artist by Billboard’s Annual Disc Jockey Poll.

Scotty Moore Site: 

Carthage, TX Carthage Milling Co (aft.)
Shreveport, LA Louisiana Hayride
Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info November 12 1955 Carthage Milling Company Carthage TX (2:00 PM) Yes
Info November 12 1955 Municipal Auditorium Shreveport LA (8:00 PM) Louisiana Hayride
Elvis rented a Cadillac from Hertz for $139.
Audobon Drive Home
November 12, 1957
A film called Jamboree previews in Hollywood. Among those featured are Jerry Lee Lewis, Fats Domino, Carl Perkins, Frankie Avalon, Slim Whitman and Connie Francis.
Johnny Cash enters Sun Studios in Memphis to record “Ballad Of A Teenage Queen”. The song will peak at #1 on the Billboard Country chart in February, 1958 and #16 on the Billboard Top 100 chart in March.
In Pittsburgh, Alan Freed’s “The Biggest Show of Stars for 1957” concert tour played the Syria Mosque. Performers included Fats Domino, Buddy Holly and the Crickets, the Everly Brothers, Chuck Berry, Paul Anka, Frankie Lymon, Clyde McPhatter, LaVern Baker, the Drifters, Eddie Cochran, Buddy Knox, Jimmy Bowen, the Bobettes, Johnnie & Joe, and the Spaniels.

The Military Service Disruption

November 12, 1958
Military Service; October 1958 to February 2, 1959: Hotel Grunwald in Bad Nauheim, Germany
November 12, 1959
At a time when Rock and Roll seemed to be fading, Johnny Mathis had the number one album in the US. Elvis was in the army and Jerry Lee Lewis and Little Richard couldn’t make a hit record when Mathis’ L.P. “Heavenly” became his second to reach the top.
Image result for johnny mathis heavenly
Military Service in Germany; Feb 3 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany
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The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

November 12, 1960

Bill Black, former bass player for Elvis Presley, hit #11 in the U.S. with his version of “Don’t Be Cruel.”

Wild in the Country movie production

November 12, 1961

Kid Galahad  movie production

November 12, 1962

It Happened at the World’s Fair 

November 12, 1963

November 12, 1964

Tickle Me

November 12, 1965

November 12, 1966

Easy Come, Easy Go

The Monkees‘ debut album started a 13 week run at the top of the Billboard album chart, selling over 3 million copies in three months.

November 12, 1967
Stay Away Joe Movie Production
Jerry Lee Lewis records “To Make Love Sweeter For You”, a song that will top the Country charts in the US.
November 12, 1968
Change of Habit production
November 12, 1969

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

Elvis performed at the Coliseum, Seattle, Washington.
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Date: 12 Nov 1970
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Seattle, WA.
Coliseum
Tickets: 15,000
Costume: White Fringe suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
That’s All Right
I Got A Woman/Amen
I Walk The Line
That’s All Right
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
Sweet Caroline
You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’
Polk Salad Annie
[band introductions]
Johnny B. Goode
How Great Thou Art
The Wonder Of You
Heartbreak Hotel
Blue Suede Shoes
Hound Dog
Funny How Time Slips Away
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:  

theessenceofenergy
Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 3 – November 10th – November 17th 1970
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info November 12 1970 Coliseum Seattle WA (8:30 pm) 15000 Fringe Green Macrame belt Black Suit Yes Yes Yes
Elvis performed at the Hofheinz Pavilion, Houston, Texas.
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Date: 12 Nov 1971
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Houston, TX.
Hofheinz Pavillon
Tickets: 12,000
Costume: White ‘Red Lionhead’ suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
That’s All Right
I Got A Woman/Amen
Proud Mary
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’
Polk Salad Annie
Love Me
Heartbreak Hotel
Blue Suede Shoes
One Night
It’s Now Or Never
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
Hound Dog
How Great Thou Art
I Can’t Stop Loving You
Love Me Tender
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Release Me
The Impossible Dream
Suspicious Minds
Funny How Time Slips Away
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
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Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 4 – November 5th – November 16th 1971
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info November 12 1971 Hofheinz Pavilion Houston TX (8:30 pm) 12000 White Pinwheel Lion Head belt White Suit Yes Yes
  
Elvis performed at the Swing Auditorium, San Bernardino, California at 5.00 p.m.
Date: 12 Nov 1972
Time: 5.00pm (matinee)
Venue: San Bernardino, CA.
Swing Auditorium
Tickets: 7,200
Costume: Black Way Down suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Until It’s Time For You To Go
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
Polk Salad Annie
Love Me
All Shook Up
Heartbreak Hotel
Blue Suede Shoes
One Night
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
Hound Dog
I’ll Remember You
How Great Thou Art
Suspicious Minds
What Now My Love
Burning Love
Fever
You Gave A Mountain
A Big Hunk O’ Love
Love Me Tender
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 7 – November 8th – November 18th 1972
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info November 12 1972 Swing Auditorium San Bernardino CA (5:00 pm) 7200 Black Conquistador Original belt White Suit Yes Yes
November 12, 1973
November 12, 1974
November 12, 1975
The Lisa Marie, the newest craft in Elvis Presley's small air fleet, is at Memphis International Airport on November 12, 1975, getting final touches before being put to use for touring. The converted Convair 880, formerly used by Delta Air Lines, is named for the entertainer's daughter. It was bought for $1 million and it took another $750,000 to fix it to his taste in Forth Worth, Texas. While not as elaborate as some reports have had it, the plane should be quite comfortable for the Memphian and his personal crew.
The Lisa Marie, the newest craft in Elvis Presley’s small air fleet, is at Memphis International Airport on November 12, 1975, getting final touches before being put to use for touring. The converted Convair 880, formerly used by Delta Air Lines, is named for the entertainer’s daughter. It was bought for $1 million and it took another $750,000 to fix it to his taste in Forth Worth, Texas. While not as elaborate as some reports have had it, the plane should be quite comfortable for the Memphian and his personal crew. It has a galley with stove, refrigerator and coffee maker, a private bedroom with queen-size bed, a dining room with eight chairs, two sitting rooms, two bathrooms with gold-plated fixtures and a shower in one, plus 29 seats for passengers. It requires a pilot, copilot, flight engineer and stewardess. Elvis also will keep the Lockheed Jetstar (smaller plane at left), a 9-seater, for touring purposes. On tours, he will need to lease a third plane for back-up groups, equipment and wardrobes. The small propeller plane is not part of his ‘air force.’

The Wake and Aftermath

November 12, 1977
The Elvis  album “Les 40 Grands Plus Succes” (the French pressing of “40 Greatest”) hit #56 in the U.K.

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

 1984
Madonna released her second studio album “Like A Virgin,” which became her first #1 album on Billboard and also topped the charts in Germany, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Spain and the UK.
November 12, 2002
The documentary “Elvis, The King In Hollywood” was released.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

November 12, 2012
Sony releases “Elvis Prince from another Planet”
 2017

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Reference Sites:

http://www.elvisnews.com

http://www.scottymoore.net/tourdates50s.html

http://www.elvis-in-concert.com/

http://www.elvisconcerts.com

http:www.keithflynn.com/recording-sessions/

http://www.elvisrecordings.com/  Master and Sessions

The Elvis Presley Record Research Database

http://www.elvisinfonet.com/

http://www.elvis.com.au/

Elvis History Blog

 

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