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    Elvis Presley Summer Festival Plush Hound Dogs (2). Two plush basset hounds (of two different sizes) with ribbons attached on their left ears advertising "Elvis / Summer / Festival." Made by Smile Nov. Toy Co., Inc. Smaller one measures 10" tall. Larger one measures 12" tall. Smile tag is only the larger one. Both are in Very Good Plus condition with some loose threading and wear due to storage. COA from Heritage Auctions.

    More Information: About the original owner: Paul Hochsprung began collecting Elvis Presley items when he was eight years old. He would work for his father (contractor) on weekends for $1 a day, and would take his money to buy Elvis records. He attended two Elvis concerts in Las Vegas, attended Elvis Week in the 1980s, and had "Can't Help Falling in Love" played at his wedding instead of the wedding march. During his honeymoon in 2000 with wife, Debbie, they stayed at The Heartbreak Hotel and visited Graceland. Paul passed away in March 2020, and he requested his Elvis collection be donated to St. Jude's Research Hospital in Memphis.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2021
    16th-18th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 36
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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