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    Elvis Presley Sun 78 and Letter From Tom Diskin (1955). Colonel Tom Parker left few stones unturned when it came to promoting his young charge Elvis Presley in 1955. The Colonel's assistant and right-hand man, Tom Diskin corresponded with Bell Captain Jack Hammons of the Frances Hotel in Monroe, Louisiana on February 8, 1955, enclosing 78 copies of Elvis' latest Sun single, "Baby Let's Play House"/ "I'm Left, You're Right, She's Gone" and urging Hammons to distribute the discs to local radio stations to promote the future King, and to "play up Elvis with the high school kids." Letter has great provenance and is accompanied by a copy of the aforementioned 78 in about GD-VG 4. COA from the Estate of Elvis Presley at Graceland.

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    August, 2012
    14th Tuesday
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