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The Advantages of Turbo-Prop Power!

Sat Mar 22, 2014 7:29 am

Below is a shot I've not seen before ... is it "new"?



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Elvis arrives in Los Angeles via American Airlines - Thursday, August 16, 1956
Note: the very cool "guitar" watch he has on!



The big question, of course, is did he enjoy his ride from Memphis on their "Aeroproducts Propellers"?


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American Airlines print ad, Saturday Evening Post, circa 1956


Work at 20th Century-Fox probably began in earnest the following Monday, August 20.

His Hollywood career was truly taking off!
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Re: The Advantages of Turbo-Prop Power!

Sat Mar 22, 2014 12:18 pm

Nice shot! This one, and others from that day can be found in The Elvis Files Vol. 1. Though this one is a better quality copy!

Re: The Advantages of Turbo-Prop Power!

Sat Mar 22, 2014 12:50 pm

Nice Doc!
Thanks!

Re: The Advantages of Turbo-Prop Power!

Sun Mar 23, 2014 7:40 am

paulsweeney wrote:Nice shot! This one, and others from that day can be found in The Elvis Files Vol. 1. Though this one is a better quality copy!


Thanks.

And where are those pioneering stewardesses today? If still with us, they are probably between 78 and 80 years old now!

Re: The Advantages of Turbo-Prop Power!

Sun Apr 27, 2014 6:25 am

promiseland wrote:Nice Doc!
Thanks!


My pleasure!