Sunday, July 5, 2009
On July 5th, 1954, Elvis Presley made his first recording for Sun Records. On the one side an up-tempo version of That’s All Right; on the reverse, Blue Moon of Kentucky. He was 19. On October 2nd, he made his first and only appearance at The Grand Ole Opry. One of the Opry’s people recommended that Elvis go back to driving a truck. Elvis appears nine times in A Book of Ages.