Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                June 1, 1957 (Saturday)

June Juanico married Fabian Taranto in Biloxi, Mississippi.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                   June 2, 1957 (Sunday)

Around this time, actor/producer, Robert Mitchum, visited the Beverly Wilshere with a bottle of whiskey in one hand and a movie script in the other. He tried to persuade Elvis to play his son in Mitchum's upcoming production, "Thunder Road".

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                  June 3, 1957 (Monday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Stage 9: Night (Own Hair)                                                                                                 Stage 9: Day

Carryover - Mr. Shores Study:                                                                                         Interior. Mr. Shores Study:

Scene 55.                                                                                                                          Scene 85. Shore dictates about new business associate.

Day

Montage. Record processing #1:

Scenes 62-63-64-65-66. Process stamping records - Vince and Peggy put them in envelopes. (photo)

Day

Montage. Record processing #2:

Scene 88. Records processed, packed and shipped - Mr. Shores voice over.

Lot 2: Day (Own Hair)

Exterior: Street - Vince's Car:

Scene 89. Vince takes delivery of new car. Shore's voice over scene.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #3

Most Played In Jukeboxes:

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley.

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley.

BILLBOARD C&W CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Gone" by Ferlin Husky.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #4

Most Played In Jukeboxes:

"A White Sport Coat" by Marty Robbins.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #4

Most Played By Jockeys:

"White Sports Coat" by Marty Robbins.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #5

BILLBOARD R&B CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Young Blood" by The Coasters.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #3

Most Played In Jukeboxes:

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley.

Most Played By Jockeys:

"School Days" by Chuck Berry.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #4

BILLBOARD POP CHART

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley.

The Top 100: 

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley.

"Peace in the Valley" by Elvis Presley. #90 (EP)

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP)

"Love Is The Thing" by Nat (King) Cole.

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Swingin' Affair" by Frank Sinatra.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (EP)

No EP Chart

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                 June 4, 1957 (Tuesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Stage 9: Day (Own Hair)

Montage. Selling Records #1:

Scenes 67-68-69-70-71-72. Peggy tries to sell disc jockeys to sell Vince's record. One man refuses to pay.

Stage 23: Day Playback

Montage. Disc Jockeys:

Scenes 73-74-75-76-77-78. Peggy tries to plug Vince's record. She is propositioned for payoff.

Stage 23: Day Playback

Interior. Another Radio Station:

Scene 79. Talbot agrees to play record - makes dinner date with Peggy.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                          June 5, 1957 (Wednesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Stage: Day Playback

Interior. Another Radio Station:

Scenes 80-81. Talbot plays Vince's record - the commercial.

Stage 26: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. Peggy's Hotel Room:

Scene 84. Vince tells Peggy he wants to celebrate. She has a date with Talbot. Talbot enters - they exit and leave Vince. (photo)

 

 

 

 

Stage 9: Day (Own Hair)

Interior. Record Store #6:

Scene 83. Vince autographs records as Shores enters and makes deal with Shores to be his manager.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               June 6, 1957 (Thursday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Stage: Night Music Playback (Own Hair)

Interior. Night Club:

Scene 86. Vince and trio do number.

Stage: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. Vince's Hotel Room #2:

Scene 91. Vince gives party - Peggy meets Laury. Vince agrees to let Hunk do number in show.

 

 

The Colonel rejected an offer of a South American tour for Elvis.

Around this time, Dewey Phillips came out to Hollywood for a visit, staying in Elvis' Beverly Wilshire suite. While visiting the set he embarrassed Elvis when being introduced to Yul Brynner by declaring; "You're a short little mother, aren't you?". He also kept referring to himself as "Dewey Phillips, Memphis, Tennessee" while out in public.

He then finally caused a serious rift with Elvis when he returned home to Memphis and played an acetate of the as yet unreleased "Teddy Bear" single on air.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                     June 7, 1957 (Friday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Stage: Night (Own Hair)

Carryover - Interior. Vince's Hotel Room #2:

Scene 91.

Stage: Day Music Playback

Interior. TV Studio & Booth:

Scenes 102X2-102X3. Hunk doing number - he flops - director cuts him off.

Stage 23: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. N.Y. Hotel Room:

Scene 103. Vince tells Hunk he will live up to contract for 10 percent only. (photo)

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                June 8, 1957 (Saturday)

No information.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                   June 9, 1957 (Sunday)

No information.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               June 10, 1957 (Monday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Location: Day (Own Hair)

Exterior. Beverly Hills Mansion:

Scene 110. Vince and gang get out of cars, enter house.

Location: Day

Exterior. Vince's Hollywood House:

Scene 143. Hunk walks dogs.

Location: Night

Exterior. Hollywood Street:

Scene 127. Hunk walking dogs as Peggy drives in - offers Hunk job with record company.

Lot 1: Day (Own Hair)

Exterior. Studio Gates:

Scene 120. Vince and caravan drive into studio past gateman.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #6

Most Played In Jukeboxes:

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley.

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #2

BILLBOARD C&W CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"A White Sport Coat" by Marty Robbins.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #5

Most Played In Jukeboxes:

"White Sports Coat" by Marty Robbins.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #3

Most Played By Jockeys:

"Four Walls" by Jim Reeves.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #5

BILLBOARD R&B CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Searchin'" by The Coasters.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #3

Most Played In Jukeboxes:

"Searchin'" by The Coasters.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #6

Most Played By Jockeys:

"School Days" by Chuck Berry.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #4

BILLBOARD POP CHART

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #2

The Top 100: 

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #2

"Peace in the Valley" by Elvis Presley. #86 (EP)

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP)

"Love Is The Thing" by Nat (King) Cole.

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Swingin' Affair" by Frank Sinatra.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (EP)

No EP Chart

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               June 11, 1957 (Tuesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Stage: Day (Own Hair)

Interior. Executive Office Studio:

Scene 112. Vince welcomed by studio head. He meets Sherry. (photo)

 

 

 

 

Lot 2: Night (Own Hair)

Exterior. Swimming Pool:

Scene 123A. Vince and Sherry float in the swimming pool. He says he is going to give a party. (photo)

RCA shipped their latest Elvis single which contained the theme song from his upcoming new movie release.

"Loving You"/"Teddy Bear" (20/47-7000)

RCA Victor (47-7000)

RCA Victor (20-7000)

The Colonel reiterated to Steve Sholes his belief that Elvis should release no more than four singles a year.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                       June 12, 1957 (Wednesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Carryover - Location: Or Process Day & Night (Own Hair)

Montage. Locations:

Scenes 113A-Pan For Gold-114A-Pop Stand-115A-Shooting Gallery-116A-Photographs-Exterior By Wagon.

Lot 2: Night (Own Hair)                                                                                                                             

Exterior. Sherry's Apartment:

Scene 119. Vince drives in with Sherry - she has had it - she exits. (photo)

Stage: Day (Own Hair)

Interior. Sound Stage:

Scene 121. Hunk enters with dogs (photo) - Sherry tells Dixon she would rather not start with the love scene.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stage 24: Day (Own Hair)

Interior. Living Room Sound Stage:

Scene 122. Vince does love scene with Sherry. (photo)

Elvis shipped a wallaby that he had received as a gift from Australia to the zoo in Memphis.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                            June 13, 1957 (Thursday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Location: Or Process Day & Night (Own Hair)

Montage. Locations:

Scenes 117A- Drag Strip-118A-Marineland-118X1A-Zoo/Hamburger Stand-118X2A-Interior Bus. 

Lot 2: Night (Own Hair) Playback and Number

Exterior. Pool - Garden Party:

Scenes 123X1-124. Vince sings love song. Vince knocks Alba into pool. Shores tells Vince about record deal.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                   June 14, 1957 (Friday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Elvis asked Mike Stoller to write him a "real pretty ballad".

Carryover - Lot 2: Night (Own Hair) Playback and Number

Exterior. Pool - Garden Party:

Scenes 123X1-124.

Stage 26: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. Vince's Hollywood Home:

Scene 110X1. Vince and group enter. Man tells Vince Peggy did not call.

Stage 26: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. Vince's Hollywood Home:

Scene 126. Vince tells Hunk to take dogs for a walk.

Stage 26: Day (Own Hair)

Interior. Vince's Hollywood Home:

Scenes 141-142. TAG. Doctor examines Vince's throat - Vince sings. (photo)

 

 

 

 

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                             June 15, 1957 (Saturday)

Leiber and Stoller came up with a new song for Elvis, a ballad titled "Don't".

Around this time, Elvis did a publicity photo shoot with Virgil Apger to promote the movie.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                June 16, 1957 (Sunday)

Leiber and Stoller called on the services of Young Jessie of the Flairs to sing on the demo of "Don't" using a similar style to Elvis.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               June 17, 1957 (Monday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Carryover - Stage 26: Day (Own Hair)

Interior. Vince's Hollywood Home:

Scenes 141-142.

Stage 24: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. Sound Stage & Set:

Scenes 130X1-130X3-130X4. SET PARTY - Peggy argues with Vince and exits. Hunk hits Vince in throat in fight. (photo)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elvis completed still photography for "Jailhouse Rock".

The Colonel raised the theoretical price for a single television appearance by Elvis to $75,000.

Billboard magazine discontinued the "Most Played in Jukebox" chart.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #8

Most Played In Jukeboxes:

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley.

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #3

BILLBOARD C&W CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"A White Sport Coat" by Marty Robbins.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #5

Most Played In Jukeboxes:

"A White Sport Coat" by Marty Robbins.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #5

Most Played By Jockeys:

"Four Walls" by Jim Reeves.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #9

BILLBOARD R&B CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Searchin'" by The Coasters.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #4

Most Played In Jukeboxes:

"Searchin'" by The Coasters.

Most Played By Jockeys:

"C.C. Rider" by Chuck Willis.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #9

BILLBOARD POP CHART

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #4

The Top 100: 

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #2

"That's When Your Heartaches Begin" by Elvis Presley. #87

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP)

"Love Is The Thing" by Nat (King) Cole.

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Swingin' Affair" by Frank Sinatra.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (EP)

No EP Chart

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               June 18, 1957 (Tuesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Carryover - Stage 24: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. Sound Stage & Set:

Scenes 130X1-130X3-130X4.

Lot 1: Night (Own Hair)

Exterior. Sound Stage:

Scenes 130X2-132X1. - Peggy enters as Vince is taken out on stretcher. Hunk gets into ambulance.

Stage: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. Hospital Room:

Scenes 134. - Hunk tells Vince he is sorry. Peggy enters, tells Vince she loves him.

 

 

 

 

A kidney-shaped swimming pool was installed at Graceland by Paddock of California at a cost of $8,481.35.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                       June 19, 1957 (Wednesday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Carryover - Stage: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. Hospital Room:

Scenes 134.

Stage: Night (Own Hair)

Interior. Hospital Waiting Room:

Scenes 133. Surgeon enters, tells Peggy he operated on Vince. He cannot tell whether Vince will be able to sing again.

 

 

 

 

Mike Stoller sent Elvis lead sheets and demos for two new songs; "Don't" and "I'm A Hog For You".

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                             June 20, 1957 (Thursday)

MOVIE PRODUCTION - (M.G.M) "Jailhouse Rock"

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, 10202 West Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California.

Filming continued on "Jailhouse Rock".

Elvis reported to the studio at 10:00 am for looping.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                 June 21, 1957 (Friday)

No information.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                             June 22, 1957 (Saturday)

No information.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                June 23, 1957 (Sunday)

No information.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                              June 24, 1957 (Monday)

No information.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #5

"Teddy Bear" by Elvis Presley. #23

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #5

BILLBOARD C&W CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"A White Sport Coat" by Marty Robbins.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #8

Most Played By Jockeys:

"Four Walls" by Jim Reeves.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #9

BILLBOARD R&B CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Searchin'" by The Coasters.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #10

Most Played By Jockeys:

"Searchin'" by The Coasters.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #6

BILLBOARD POP CHART

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #7

The Top 100: 

"Love Letters in the Sand" by Pat Boone.

"All Shook Up" by Elvis Presley. #4

"Teddy Bear" by Elvis Presley. #47

"Loving You" by Elvis Presley. #81

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP)

"Love Is The Thing" by Nat (King) Cole.

"Peace in the Valley" by Elvis Presley. #3 (EP)

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Swingin' Affair" by Frank Sinatra.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (EP)

No EP Chart

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                              June 25, 1957 (Tuesday)

With all of his filming duties completed, Elvis boarded the train bound for Memphis. 

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                       June 26, 1957 (Wednesday)

Elvis got off the train in Lafayette, Louisiana, rented a car, and drove the rest of the way to Memphis with Cliff Gleaves. This was his first night spent in his newly finished home.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                            June 27, 1957 (Thursday)

No information. 

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                   June 28, 1957 (Friday)

Russwood Park, Memphis, Tennessee.

Elvis appeared briefly on stage with Danny Thomas for his "Shower of Stars" benefit for St. Jude's Hospital at Russwood Park in Memphis.

Other stars who gave their time were movie actors Jane Russell and Susan Hayward. Comedian, Lou Costello. Country singer, Ferlin Husky and pop singer, Roberta Sherwood.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                            June 29, 1957 (Saturday)

No information. 

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                June 30, 1957 (Sunday)

No information. 

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