Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                     May 1, 1972, (Monday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                    May 2, 1972, (Tuesday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                             May 3, 1972, (Wednesday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                  May 4, 1972, (Thursday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                         May 5, 1972, (Friday)

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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                   May 6, 1972, (Saturday)

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"The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" by Roberta Flack.

"An American Trilogy" by Elvis Presley. #97

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"The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" by Roberta Flack.

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HOT COUNTRY SINGLES:

"Chantilly Lace" by Jerry Lee Lewis.

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"I'll Take You There" by the Staple Singers.

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"First Take" by Roberta Flack.

"He Touched Me" by Elvis Presley. #84

"Elvis Now" by Elvis Presley. #104

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"Best of Charley Pride, Vol. II" by Charley Pride.

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"Let's Stay Together" by Al Green.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                      May 7, 1972, (Sunday)

Elvis flew to Los Angeles.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                    May 8, 1972, (Monday)

Elvis left for a vacation with Vernon and Dee and some of the guys to Hawaii.

OVERDUB RECORDING SESSION: - (RCA)

RCA Studios, 6363 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, California.

Producer(s): Felton Jarvis.

Engineer: Mickey Crofford/Rick Ruggieri.

Arranger: Glen D. Hardin.

Musicians: Leader: Glen D. Hardin - Contractor: Sidney Sharp - Cello: Raymond J. Kelley - Cello: Jesse Ehrlich - Vioin: Henry Ferber - Violin: Israel Baker - Violin: James Getzoff - Violin: Ralph Schaeffer - Violin: William Kurasch - Violin: Nathan Ross - Violin: Tibor Zelig - Viola: Samuel Boghossian - Viola: Harry Hyams - Trumpet: Anthony Terran - Trumpet: Oliver Mitchell - Trumpet: Charles Findley - Trumpet/Tuba: David Duke - Copyist: Robert Ross - Copyist: Josephine Dapar - Copyist: Ann Bartold - Copyist: Vincent Bartold.

Overdubs continued for RCA. 

Songs overdubbed: "For the Good Times" (brass & strings overdub), "Separate Ways" (brass & strings overdub), "Where Do I Go from Here" (brass & strings overdub), "Fool" (brass & strings overdub), "Always On My Mind" (brass & strings overdub), "It's a Matter of Time" (brass & strings overdub), "I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen" (brass & strings overdub) (audio)

For the Good Times (Overdubbed Master) - Elvis Presley
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Separate Ways (Overdubbed M) - Elvis Presley
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Separate Ways (Overdubbed Master) (Strings Removed) - Elvis Presley
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Where Do I Go From Here (Overdubbed Master) - Elvis Presley
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Fool (Unedited Overdubbed M) - Elvis Presley
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Fool (Overdubbed Edited M) - Elvis Presley
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Fool (Overdubbed Master) (Strings Removed) - Elvis Presley
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Always On My Mind (Overdubbed M) - Elvis Presley
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Always On My Mind (Overdubbed Master) (Strings Removed) - Elvis Presley
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It's a Matter of Time (Overdubbed M) - Elvis Presley
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It's a Matter of Time (Overdubbed Master) (Strings Removed) - Elvis Presley
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I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen (Overdubbed Master) - Elvis Presley
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Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                    May 9, 1972, (Tuesday)

On vacation in Hawaii.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         May 10, 1972, (Wednesday)

On vacation in Hawaii.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               May 11, 1972, (Thursday)

On vacation in Hawaii.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                      May 12, 1972, (Friday)

On vacation in Hawaii.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               May 13, 1972, (Saturday)

On vacation in Hawaii.

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"The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" by Roberta Flack.

"An American Trilogy" by Elvis Presley. #76

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"Morning Has Broken" by Cat Stevens.

"An American Trilogy" by Elvis Presley. #40

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HOT COUNTRY SINGLES:

"Grandma Harp" by Merle Haggard.

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"I'll Take You There" by the Staple Singers.

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TOP LP's

"First Take" by Roberta Flack.

"He Touched Me" by Elvis Presley. #79

"Elvis Now" by Elvis Presley. #104

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HOT COUNTRY LP'S

"Best of Charley Pride, Vol. II" by Charley Pride.

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"Let's Stay Together" by Al Green.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                   May 14, 1972, (Sunday)

Elvis continued his vacation in Hawaii.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                  May 15, 1972, (Monday)

Elvis continued his vacation in Hawaii.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                 May 16, 1972, (Tuesday)

On vacation in Hawaii.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         May 17, 1972, (Wednesday)

On vacation in Hawaii.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               May 18, 1972, (Thursday)

On vacation in Hawaii.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                      May 19, 1972, (Friday)

Elvis complete with a new tan, on the plane as he returned to Los Angeles. James "Hamburger" Caughley continued to photobomb.

Contract for the use of a private plane to carry the Elvis party to various destinations during the June tour. (photo)

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               May 20, 1972, (Saturday)

No information.

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"The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" by Roberta Flack.

"An American Trilogy" by Elvis Presley. #71

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"Candy Man" by Sammy Davis Jr.

"An American Trilogy" by Elvis Presley. #31

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HOT COUNTRY SINGLES:

"Grandma Harp" by Merle Haggard.

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BEST SELLING SOUL SIDES:

"I'll Take You There" by the Staple Singers.

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TOP LP's

"First Take" by Roberta Flack.

"He Touched Me" by Elvis Presley. #88

"Elvis Now" by Elvis Presley. #108

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HOT COUNTRY LP'S

"Best of Charley Pride, Vol. II" by Charley Pride.

"He Touched Me" by Elvis Presley. #36

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BEST SELLING SOUL LP'S

"Let's Stay Together" by Al Green.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                   May 21, 1972, (Sunday)

No information.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                  May 22, 1972, (Monday)

No information.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                 May 23, 1972, (Tuesday)

No information.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                         May 24, 1972, (Wednesday)

Elvis flew to Las Vegas.

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                               May 25, 1972, (Thursday)

Elvis met English singer Engelbert Humperdinck at the Riviera Hotel in Las Vegas. (photos) 

Elvis: "A Day in the Life"                                                                                                                                      May 26, 1972, (Friday)