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With former high school sweetheart, July 4, 1956

by Alfred Wertheimer

After having taken a shower, and still bare chested, Elvis has his high school sweetheart, Barbara Hearn, listen on the phonograph to the acetate disc with cuts of his songs from the New York recording session.

1034 Audubon Drive, Memphis, Tenn.
July 4, 1956

© Alfred Wertheimer. All rights reserved.

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