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Elvis performed at the Mayfair Building, Tyler, Texas.
At the end of the morning Elvis and the Colonel flew first-class from Nashville to New York City. They stayed at the Warwick Hotel and had dinner at the Hickory House Restaurant. As always, Elvis made several telephone calls from his hotel room.
The single "Jailhouse Rock" became the first single ever to enter the UK pop chart at number one.
Elvis reported at the Paramount makeup department, at their request at 1.30 p.m. He brought his own favorite hair dye.
Elvis bought a horse for Red West named Keno.
While Elvis was in Las Vegas he received emergency dental treatment.