Daily Elvis: November 25

Give us this day, November 25,  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

,1939

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

1942
Kelly Street, a rented, small apartment.

1943

1944

, 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

1948-1953

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 to 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

 

Elvis performed at the Paladium Club, Houston, Texas.
Engagement – Tour Ref: 1954
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info November 25 1954 Paladium Club Houston TX

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

Elvis performed at the Woodrow Wilson High School, Port Arthur, Texas. This was the first time he had an engagement since the signing of the RCA deal. The group was paid $350.
The other acts were: The Chelette Sisters, The Doyle Brothers, Link Davis
Port Arthur, Texas was the hometown of Janis Joplin, famed 1960s singer.
Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info November 25 1955 Woodrow Wilson High School Port Arthur TX (8:00 PM) approx 100
Elvis performed at the Jefferson County Armory, Louisville, Kentucky at 2.00 and 8.00 p.m.
The other acts were Rex Marlowe, Frankie Trent, Frank Connors, Howard & Wanda Bell

Elvis backstage at the Armory – Nov. 25, 1956 Courier-Journal Photo © Keith Russell
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Elvis at the Armory – Nov. 25, 1956  Photo courtesy Sheila Roth

Elvis plays the Armory, Louisville, Kentucky: November 25, 1956

The show was attended by Elvis’ grandfather Jessie D Presley, and Elvis would visit him the next day.

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1956
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info November 25 1956 Jefferson County Armory Louisville KY (2:00 PM) 8500 Yes
Info November 25 1956 Jefferson County Armory Louisville KY (8:00 PM) 8349 Yes

November 25, 1957

Billboard magazine reports that Rock and Roll acts are turning away from the “increasingly disappointing grosses” of big package shows in favor of teen record hops, where performers appear for smaller guarantees but bigger percentages of the gate.

Gene Vincent And The Blue Caps appear on The Ed Sullivan Show for their first national TV appearance. They perform “Lotta Lovin'” and “Dance to the Bop”.

The Military Service Disruption

November 25,  1958

Military Service in Germany

October 1958 to February 2, 1959: Hotel Grunwald in Bad Nauheim, Germany

November 25,  1959

Military Service in Germany

Feb 3 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

November 25,  1960

At Chicago’s Regal Theater for the Thanksgiving holidays: Ike Turner, the Clovers, Larry Williams, Sugar Pie DeSanto, and Bill Black’s Combo

Polls were taken at advance screenings of the Elvis Presley movie “Flaming Star”. As a result of the polls the songs “Britches” and “Summer Kisses, Winter Tears” were cut from the final cut of the movie. Polls were also taken on November 23.

Wild in the Country 

November 25,  1961

The Everly Brothers began a six month stint in the US Marine Corps Reserves as part of the 8th Battalion. During their enlistment, Warner Brothers Records released “Crying in the Rain”, which had been recorded before the duo entered Camp Pendleton. The song would reach number six in America early the next year.

Kid Galahad

November 25,  1962

November 25,  1963

November 25,  1964

Harrods department store in London, England closed their doors to the public so The Beatles could do their Christmas shopping.

November 25,  1965

November 25,  1966

November 25,  1967

November 25,  1968

The Beatles (known as The White Album), was released in the US. Notable for the eclectic nature of its songs, the album has sold over 30 million copies worldwide, and was listed at No.10 on Rolling Stone’s “500 Greatest Albums of All Time” list. The album features: ‘Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da’, ‘Dear Prudence’, ‘Helter Skelter’, ‘Blackbird’ ‘Back In The USSR’ and George Harrison’s ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’. The album spent 101 weeks on the US chart peaking at No.1.

Elvis:

Goldwyn Studios – Hollywood, California

Charro (Track Repairs & Orchestral Overdub) WPA1 8091

November 25, 1969

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

Elvis flying commercial to Denver for the badge
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Elvis Presley Denver police photos and badge
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November 25,  1971
The three surviving members of The Doors tell Rolling Stone magazine that they are determined to carry even after the death of singer Jim Morrison. Despite their efforts, they will officially disband in 1973. In September, 2002, nearly thirty years to the day after their final concert, a reunited version of The Doors returned to the stage with a new singer, Ian Astbury of the Cult.
Chuck Berry was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘My Ding a-Ling’, his only UK No.1. The song was originally recorded by Dave Bartholomew in 1952. Berry’s version was from a concert recorded at the Locarno ballroom in Coventry, England, on 3 February 1972. Boston radio station WMEX disc jockey Jim Connors was credited with a gold record for discovering the song and pushing it to No.1 over the airwaves and amongst his peers in the United States.
Elvis and the group returned to Los Angeles.
November 25, 1973
November 25, 1974
UK singer, songwriter Nick Drake died in his sleep aged 26 of an overdose of tryptasol an anti-depressant drug. Drake signed to Island Records when he was twenty years old, recorded the classic 1972 album Pink Moon. In 2000, Volkswagen featured the title track from Pink Moon in a television advertisement, and within a month Drake had sold more records than he had in the previous thirty years.
Elvis borrowed $ 350,000 from the National Bank of Commerce in Memphis, putting up Graceland as a collateral. This was the result of his recent purchases of airplanes, cars, racquetball courts and jewelry as well as an enormous payroll that included almost every one of his relatives.
The Band played their final show. They called the concert The Last Waltz and it featured Neil Young, Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, Van Morrison, Joni Mitchell and others. Two years later, it would come out on the big screen as a Martin Scorsese-directed documentary called The Last Waltz.
Elvis performed at the University of Oregon Mc Arthur Court, Eugene, Oregon.
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Date: 25 Nov 1976
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Eugene, OR.
MacArthur Court
Tickets: 7,000
Costume: Rainbow (blue) suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
Jailhouse Rock
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
Trying To Get To You
My Way
Polk Salad Annie
[band introductions]
What’d I Say
School Days
Hurt
And I Love You So
Help Me
How Great Thou Art
Funny How Time Slips Away
Hound Dog
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
November 25, 1976. Eugene, OR. Elvis in form: Good, bad, ungodly
by Fred Crafts, Register Guard, November 26, 1976
Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 26 – November 24th – November 30th 1976
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info November 25 1976 MacArthur Court Eugene OR (8:30 pm) Blue Swirl White Two-Piece suit belt Black Suit Yes Yes

 

The Wake and Aftermath

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1984

Paul McCartney, U2’s Bono and Adam Clayton, David Bowie, Phil Collins, Sting, Boy George and a bunch of other members of big-name ‘80s bands headed into a London studio to record the benefit single “Do They Know It’s Christmas.”

It was a huge hit, and spawned many others – Canada’s “Tears are not Enough” and in America the “We are the World” along with the County Music “We’re all One Family” and Heavy Metal “We’re Stars”.

They all raised money and awareness and had a negative impact in Africa, going into government corruption rather than helping any communities.

1986

For the first time in Billboard chart history, the top three spots are occupied by female artists. #1 is Cyndi Lauper’s “True Colors”, #2 is Tina Turner with “Typical Male” and #3 is Janet Jackson’s “When I Think Of You”.

1992

The Bodyguard, opened nation-wide featuring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner. The film which was Houston’s acting debut was written by Lawrence Kasdan in the 1970s, originally as a vehicle for Steve McQueen and Diana Ross. It became the second-highest-grossing film worldwide in 1992 with the soundtrack becoming the best-selling soundtrack of all time, selling more than 42 million copies worldwide.

1995

Whitney Houston went to No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Exhale (Shoop Shoop)’, written by Babyface and taken from the film ‘Waiting To Exhale’, it gave Whitney her 11th US No.1.

1996

A statue in Montreux, Switzerland by sculptor Irena Sedlecka was erected as a tribute to Freddie Mercury. Standing almost 10 feet (3 metres) high overlooking Lake Geneva it was unveiled by Freddie’s father and Montserrat Caballé, with bandmates Brian May and Roger Taylor also in attendance.

2000

The Beatles‘ album simply titled “1”, a collection of their UK and US chart toppers, reaches number one in Great Britain. It will top the US chart a week later and will become the best selling album in a total of 28 countries worldwide.

2002

Nicolas Cage filed for a divorce from Lisa Marie Presley citing irreconcilable differences. The two had been married four months before.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2005

Madonna achieved her sixth number one on the US album charts with ‘Confessions on a Dance Floor’ her third consecutive US album chart topper. The album went to No.1 in 40 countries setting a new record. The Beatles previously held this record when The Beatles 1 went to No.1 in 36 countries in 2000.

2009

Brian May joined Freddie Mercury’s 87-year-old mother Jer Bulsara in Feltham town centre, at a ceremony to unveil a plaque to the late singers memory. They were joined by over 2,000 fans from as far as Japan and Australia who descended on the Centre, in Feltham High Street in England. The plague reads: “Freddie Mercury – musician, singer and songwriter” along with the dates he lived in Feltham, between 1964 and 1968.

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2017

Priscilla Presley chats ahead of the Elvis Presley in Concert tour

Nov 23, 2017 – Nov 30, 2017 – Elvis in Concert UK Tour – Events

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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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