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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                            October 1, 1968, (Tuesday)

Elvis attended Dewey's funeral at the Memphis Funeral Home, where ten years earlier services for his mother were conducted. He offered Dewey's widow his condolences and any assistance if needed, he told her, "Mrs. Dorothy, Dewey was my friend." 

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                    October 2, 1968, (Wednesday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                          October 3, 1968, (Thursday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                October 4, 1968, (Friday)

 Elvis screened "Gone with the Wind" at the Crosstown Theater. 

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                          October 5, 1968, (Saturday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                             October 6, 1968, (Sunday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                            October 7, 1968, (Monday)

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