..1943, From the age of eight, Elvis would spend many Saturday afternoons at the Tupelo Courthouse from where WELO broadcast it's Saturday Jamboree, an amateur program which started at 1pm and went till 4.30pm. It had live audiences composed of up to a hundred and fifty people. Anyone could sing or play on the program and Elvis did many times. 'Old Shep' being just one of the many songs he sung. - See more at…
Elvis-Detroit, MI. Fox Theater May 25, 1956. Americans were fretting about Pres. Eisenhower's health, Mickey Mantle was the toast of the baseball world, and 21-year-old Elvis Presley was about to make his first appearance at the Fox Theatre in Detroit. It had been a whirlwind five months for the soft-spoken truck driver from Tupelo, Miss., whose first RCA Records session in January, yielded 'Heartbreak Hotel', EP was winding up a tour of the Midwest when he came to Detroit on May 25, 1956.
On November 1, 1956, Elvis bought a new Harley. Late that day Natalie Wood, clad in jeans, climbed up on the seat behind Elvis and they gunned out from the driveway of the Presleys’ Audubon Drive home and roared around the Memphis streets for three hours accompanied by a motorcycle policeman and actor Nick Adams, who was riding Elvis' old Harley Davidson.
Elvis Presley s Favorite Whipping Cream Pound Cake Recipe ~ Says: This recipe appeared in Our local newspaper about 20 years ago. The recipe comes from an old lady who was a dear friend of Elvis. She made this cake for him every Christmas and on special occasions. She made the paper promise to keep her name anonymous for fear that people would deluge her Tupelo Mississippi home with requests by fans to make her cakes for them.