tisdag 1 maj 2012
Elvis - may 1
Hardworking Elvis performed in "Municipal Auditorium" New Orleans,
Louisiana at 2.00, 5.00 and 8.00 PM.
There was a soundtrack session scheduled at Radio Recorders.
However, Elvis was relaxing with the Jordanaires by singing gospels but
after MGM tried to cut that off, Elvis walked out of the studio.
Elvis resumed filming for Girls! Girls! Girls! At Paramount Studio on Stage 5.
Elvis went to Paramount for some publicity stills and met there Larry Geller.
Larry had promised Elvis copies of several of the books they had discusses,
including The Impersonal Life. Elvis continued to read and reread this book over
and over again until his death.
After midnight the wedding party left for Las Vegas in 2 jets and at 3.30 a.m.
Elvis and Priscilla obtained their marriage license at the Clark County Courthouse.
The ceremony was held at 11.45 a.m. at the Aladdin Hotel,
followed by a press conference in the Aladdin Room.
Afterward there was a reception with all members of the entourage except for Red West,
who was so furious about his exclusion from the ceremony that he didn't have contact
with Elvis for the next 2 years.
Elvis and Priscilla had their first wedding anniversary.
It was catered by the Deli Restaurant at the house.
Priscilla received flowers from Elvis with a card saying: "Love, Elvis."
Elvis performed at the Omni, Atlanta, Georgia at 8:30 pm. The crowd was 17228 and Elvis wore
the "Navy blue two-piece" suit with blue armadillo.
Elvis performed at the High Sierra Theater, Sahara Tahoe, Stateline, Nevada at 8pm and midnight.
At 8pm Elvis wore "chickenbone" suit with original belt and at midnight he wore "Blue egyptian bird"
Elvis performed at the Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois at 8:30 pm. The crowd was 20000
and Elvis wore the "1974 Arabian" suit with original belt.