Elvis performed in "Eagle`s Nest" Memphis
Elvis performed in "The WRVA Theater" Richmond, Virginia at 2.30 p.m and 8.30 p.m.
Hank Garland, a 26 guitar player, who had been working in Nashville signed on as Elvis
new guitar player and Vernon Presley sent Scotty and Bill their final payment.
Their resignation was accepted as of September 21.
Elvis spent his last night at before leaving for the army in Killeen with Vernon, Anita,
Edie Fadal, Lamar Fike, Gene and Junior Smith and Red West.
There were also some fan club presidents present. It was an emotional night
Elvis went to Nashville again, to Studio B, to record 3 songs for his soundtrack of
his next film, Stay Away Joe. Elvis was not involved in the song selection and was so
discouraged by the lack of quality of the movie material that he made Felton Jarvis swear
that he would never release one of its songs on record.
Elvis visited an ophthalmologist in Palm Springs