Together with Sonny Burgess, Elvis performed in "The Silver Moon Club" New Port, Arkansas.
Elvis had to leave for New York, but before that he, his parents and Juan Juanico attended a special screening of a rough cut of Love Me Tender. Except for Elvis everyone was enthusiastic.
Elvis however was not satisfied by his acting.
Elvis was again hospitalised in the 97th General Hospital in Frankfort for tonsillitis.
Elvis had to attend a music meeting after which he was introduced to some fighters,
to choose someone as his double in Kid Galahad.
Elvis performed at the Roberts Stadium, Evansville, Indiana at 8:30 p.m. The crowd was 13500 and Elvis wore "Chief" suit with the second belt.