Daily Elvis: March 8

Give us this day, March 8, our daily Elvis

1935-1948

Tupelo, Mississippi

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1949-1953

Humes High School, Memphis, Tennessee

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Elvis performed at the Catholic Club, Helena, Arkansas.
Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info March 8 1955 Catholic Club Helena AR (8:00 PM)
Elvis received another speeding ticket in Memphis.

 

1957

Loving You  completes filming. 

1958

King Creole 

 

1959
Military Service

Elvis went to Forrest Hill Cemetery to see for the first time the marker and stone angels that had been placed at his mother’s grave. From the time of her burial until her body was moved to Graceland after Elvis’ death, there was a standing order at Burke’s Florist to deliver fresh flowers once a week to her grave.
Elvis drove his Rolls to Nashville to be honored by the Tennessee legislature with ‘Honorary Colonel.’
Governor Buford Ellington addressing the Tennessee State Legislature with Elvis Presley
Governor Buford Ellington addressing the Tennessee State Legislature with Elvis Presley
Elvis Presley addressing the Tennessee State Legislature
Elvis Presley addressing the Tennessee State Legislature.
Elvis and Ann Ellington (Buford's daughter)
Elvis and Ann Ellington (Buford’s daughter) who gave Elvis a private tour of the mansion.
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On his way back to Memphis Elvis stopped at the Tennessee State Prison to visit Johnny Bragg, lead singer for the Prisonaires.

 

 

1963

Fun in Acapulco

1964

Roustabout 

1966

Spinout 

Script rehearsals continued at MGM for Live a Little, Love A Little
Stay Away, Joe opens in theatres,  and once again critics hate it, fans love it.
Stay Away, Joe was Elvis’ worst movie.
Elvis relaxed in Palm Springs.
Elvis and Priscilla attended the broadcast of the first Ali-Frazier fight at Ellis Auditorium. Elvis wore his gold “championship” belt from the International.
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He was joined by a large group of guys and former sheriff Bill Morris. Later in the evening Elvis went to the Memphian for the first time since his return home and would attend the movies for the next 4 nights.
Elvis left Las Vegas and flew to Los Angeles where, except for occasional weekends in Palm Springs, he remained until the beginning of his April tour.
Elvis is wearing the Ram’s Head necklace that he received at the end of his Jan/Feb 1973 Las Vegas engagement and the photo was taken by a TATLER Magazine photographer at the Las vegas Airport – Elvis flew from Las Vegas to Los Angeles on March 8, 1973
Elvis performed at the Civic Center, Monroe, Louisiana.
Elvis Presley : Ramada Hotel : Monroe Louisiana : March 8, 1974
Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 11 – March 1st – March 20th 1974
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info March 8 1974 Monroe Civic Center Monroe LA (8:30 pm) 8177 Blue Starburst Original belt White Suit Yes

 

 

March 8, 1977

Elvis’s Hawaii vacation with Ginger Alden, her family and his troops continued.

 

2015

2017

Elvis Presley’s revolver reels in $175K at auction (VIDEO)

Guns.com2 hours ago
A .357 Magnum purchased by Elvis Presley in 1970 from a sporting goods store in Beverly Hills recently sold at an auction for $175,000.

 

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.elvisinfonet.com/

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

www.elvishistoryblog.com/

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