Monthly Archives: June 2011

This Day in Elvis History

2006 – U.S. President George W. Bush took Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi on a private tour of Graceland. Priscilla and Lisa Marie Presley were the tour guides.

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This Day in Elvis History

1954 – Sam Phillips paired Elvis Presley with guitarist Scotty Moore and bassist Bill Black. 1966 – Elvis Presely reported to MGM Studios for a music meeting and for wardrobe fittings for the film “Doubel Trouble.” 1968 – Elvis Presley … Continue reading

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Singing on a Ship!

Well, Meme kept on until I sang on our cruise! I made it a couple of days before she realized there was karaoke on the ship about every day. For some reason after this first time, people started pointing at … Continue reading

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This Day in Elvis History

1909 – Colonel Tom Parker was born. 1957 – Elvis Presley spent his first night at Graceland. 1968 – A birthday party was thrown for Col. Tom Parker on the set of the 1968 TV Special “Elvis.” 1977 – Elvis … Continue reading

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7,000 Hits

Passed 7,000 hits while away on a cruise! I have some pictures and some video from the cruise I’ll post tomorrow sometime.

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This Day in Elvis History

1957 – Elvis Presley returned to Memphis after finishing his duties with the film “Jailhouse Rock.” 1958 – Elvis Presley’s parents celebrated their 25th anniversary.

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This Day in Elvis History

1953 – Elvis Presley graduated from L.C. Humes High School in Memphis, TN. 1958 – Elvis Presley returned to Fort Hood, TX, for ten weeks of advanced tank training. 1963 – Priscilla Beaulieu gradutated from the Immaculate Conception Cathedral High … Continue reading

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Math in Common

I ran across this article today and laughed when I got to the end! When Caden was about 2 my grandmother said he would probably be a preacher when he grows up and Caden’s worse subject in school is math, … Continue reading

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Graceland Car Show 2011

Check out some of the cars at the car show they recently had at Graceland. You know this is one of my favorites! Pink Caddy! Need to try to make it to this next year.

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This Day in Elvis History

1960 – The album “Elvis Is Back” earned gold certification from the RIAA. 1970 – Elvis Presley recorded the song “You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me.” 1973 – The movie “Elvis On Tour” opened in the U.S.

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