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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                      September 1, 1958 (Monday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

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BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

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Best Sellers in Stores:

"Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)" by Domenico Modugno.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #18

BILLBOARD C&W CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Blue Blue Day" by Don Gibson.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #6

Most Played By Jockeys:

"Alone With You" by Faron Young.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #15

BILLBOARD R&B CHART  (singles)

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Best Sellers in Stores:

"Little Star" by the Elegants.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #20

Most Played By Jockeys:

"When" by the Kalin Twins.

BILLBOARD POP CHART

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)" by Domenico Modugno.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #22

The Hot 100:

"Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)" by Domenico Modugno.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #26

"Don't Ask Me Why" by Elvis Presley. #70

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP)

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"Tchaikovsky Concerto No. 1" by Van Cliburn.

"Elvis' Golden Records" by Elvis Presley. #15

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Stardust" by Pat Boone.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (EP)

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"King Creole - Vol. I" by Elvis Presley.

"King Creole - Vol. 2" by Elvis Presley. #2

"Loving You - Vol. I" by Elvis Presley. #10

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RCA started to promote their new "Living Stereo" releases on LP, EP and Tape Cartridge. (photo)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                     September 2, 1958 (Tuesday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

 

Colonel Parker made plans for Elvis to do another Press Conference to mark his departure for Germany, like the one staged for his induction into the Army.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                              September 3, 1958 (Wednesday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   September 4, 1958 (Thursday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         September 5, 1958 (Friday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                    September 6, 1958 (Saturday)

Presley Residence, 605 Oak Hill Drive, Killeen, Texas.

No information.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                       September 7, 1958 (Sunday)

Presley Residence, 605 Oak Hill Drive, Killeen, Texas.

No information.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                      September 8, 1958 (Monday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

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BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

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Best Sellers in Stores:

"Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)" by Domenico Modugno.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #21

BILLBOARD C&W CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Bird Dog" by the Everly Brothers.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #12

Most Played By Jockeys:

"Alone With You" by Faron Young.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #16

BILLBOARD R&B CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Little Star" by the Elegants.

Most Played By Jockeys:

"Little Star" by the Elegants.

BILLBOARD POP CHART

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)" by Domenico Modugno.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #27

The Hot 100:

"Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)" by Domenico Modugno.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #56

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP)

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"Tchaikovsky Concerto No. 1" by Van Cliburn.

"Elvis' Golden Records" by Elvis Presley. #12

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Stardust" by Pat Boone.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (EP)

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"King Creole - Vol. I" by Elvis Presley.

"King Creole - Vol. 2" by Elvis Presley. #2

"Loving You - Vol. I" by Elvis Presley. #4

"Elvis Presley" by Elvis Presley. #10

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                     September 9, 1958 (Tuesday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

 

Colonel Parker wrote a thank you letter to Trude Forsher who was back in Los Angeles.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                          September 10, 1958 (Wednesday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                September 11, 1958 (Thursday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

 

Elvis received his orders that he was being assigned to the 1st Medium Tank Battalion, 32nd Armor, 3rd Armored Division. Also known as the Spearhead Division whose motto was "Victory Or Death". (photos)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                       September 12, 1958 (Friday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

Fort Hood.jpg
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                 September 13, 1958 (Saturday)

Presley Residence, 605 Oak Hill Drive, Killeen, Texas.

No information.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                    September 14, 1958 (Sunday)

Presley Residence, 605 Oak Hill Drive, Killeen, Texas.

No information.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                   September 15, 1958 (Monday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

Fort Hood.jpg
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BILLBOARD POP CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)" by Domenico Modugno.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #26

BILLBOARD C&W CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Bird Dog" by the Everly Brothers.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #11

Most Played By Jockeys:

"Alone With You" by Faron Young.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #16

BILLBOARD R&B CHART  (singles)

Best Sellers in Stores:

"Little Star" by the Elegants.

Most Played By Jockeys:

"Little Star" by the Elegants.

BILLBOARD POP CHART

Honor Roll of Hits: 

"Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)" by Domenico Modugno.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #27

The Hot 100:

"Volare (Nel Blu Di Pinto Di Blu)" by Domenico Modugno.

"Hard Headed Woman" by Elvis Presley. #78

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (LP)

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"South Pacific" Soundtrack.

"Elvis' Golden Records" by Elvis Presley. #21

Most Played By Jockeys: 

"Swing Softly" by Johnny Mathis.

BILLBOARD POP CHART  (EP)

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"King Creole - Vol. I" by Elvis Presley.

"King Creole - Vol. 2" by Elvis Presley. #2

"Jailhouse Rock" by Elvis Presley. #6

"Loving You - Vol. I" by Elvis Presley. #8

"Elvis - Vol. I" by Elvis Presley. #9

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                  September 16, 1958 (Tuesday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING 

Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Roll Call. Training Duties: Marching, Close Combat Training.

7:00 pm: Head back to Presley residence at 605 Oak Hill Drive.

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                          September 17, 1958 (Wednesday)

ADVANCED BASIC ARMY TRAINING