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On Tour, Mar. 1 - Mar. 20, 1974
  • March 1 1974 (8:30 pm). Tulsa OK.
    "Elvis Show Has One DrawBack - It's Just Not Long Enough" by David C. MacKenzie

    "Showcase" by Bill Donaldson

  • March 3 1974 (2:00 pm). Houston TX.
    "Elvis' Change In Image makes An Original Into Ordinary" by Jeff Millar

  • March 4, 1974 Monroe, LA.
    "Presley Scores In First Concert Here" by J. C. Casey

  • March 4,7-8 1974 Monroe, LA.
    "Elvis Thrills Capacity Crowd"

  • March 5 1974 (8:30 pm). Auburn AL.
    "Flashbulbs Explode And Elvis Sings" by Owen Davis

  • March 6 1974 (8:30 pm). Montgomery AL.
    "Red, White and Blue Elvis" by Wanda McClusky

  • March 9 1974. Charlotte NC.
    "Presley Packs 'Em In 'Because He's Elvis'" by Henry Eichel and Michael Schwartz

  • March 10 1974 (8:30 pm). Roanoke VA.
    "10000 Fans Pack Center to See Elvis" by v

  • March 11 1974. Hampton Roads, VA.
    "Local Fans Scream Loyalty To Elvis" by Linda Cooley

  • March 13 1974. Greensboro, NC.
    "There Had Been Rumors All Day About Elvis..." by Jerry Kenion

    "Elvis' Fans roar Approval" by Jerry Kenion

  • March 14 1974 (8:30 pm). Murfreesboro TN.
    "Elvis Performs; Crowd Pleased" by Mike West

  • March 16, 1974 Memphis, TN.
    "24,600 Fans Respond To Gyrating Elvis" by Lewis Nolan & Michael Clark

  • March 17, 1974 (2.30 pm) Memphis, TN.
    "How The King Has Retained His Throne" by Mary Ann Lee

  • March 17, 1974 (8.30 pm) Memphis, TN.
    "Hucksters, 49,200 Elvisites Whoop It Up" by Jim Willis

    "He Came, They Saw, He Conquered Anew" by Jane Sanderson

  • March 18, 1974. Richmond, VA.
    Holler ... Scream ... Have a Fit by Bernie Ghiselin

    "Music" by Barbara Green

  • March 20, 1974 (8.30 pm) Memphis, TN.
    "Elvis' Finale Taped For Release in June" by James Kingsley

On Tour May 10 - May 13, 1974
  • May 10 1974 (8:30 pm). San Bernardino CA.
    "Elvis Sings, The Women Scream" by Steve Cooper

  • May 11, 1974 (8:30 pm). Los Angeles, CA.
    "Elvis At 39 - A Time for Reassessment" by Robert Hilburn

    "Elvis - A Little Bit Of Everything" by Robert Kemnitz

  • May 12, 1974 (8:30 p.m.) Fresno, CA.
    "Still the King"

    "On The Aisle: Elvis Presley" by David Hale

On Tour Jun. 15 - Jul. 2, 1974
  • June 15 1974 (3:00 pm). Fort Worth TX.
    "Elvis-Crazed Fans Stream In To View The "King" of Rock" by Terry Kliewer

    "His Majesty Elvis Draws Adoration In FW" by Cheryl Coggins

  • June 17 1974 (8:30 pm). Baton Rouge LA.
    "Elvis Presley Delights Capacity House at LSU Center Last Night" by Vernon Alston

  • June 19 1974 (8:30 pm). Amarillo TX.
    "Elvis Has Amarillo Crowd All Shook Up" by Lois Reed

  • June 20 1974 (8:30 pm). Des Moines IA.
    "Elvis' D.M Performance: 'A Piece Of Las Vegas'" by Dan Piffer

    "Presley 'Woos' Midwesterners" by Paula N. Quick

  • June 21 1974 (8:30 pm). Cleveland OH.
    "Elvis Packs Hall, Pockets" by Frank Hruby

  • June 22 1974 (3:00 pm). Providence RI.
    "Elvis Shakes, Crowd Screams" by Linda Herskowitz

  • June 23, 1974 Philadelphia, PA.
    "He Could Not Last, Could Not, He Could, He Does, He Will" by Jack Lloyd

    "Wellllll, Well, Well, Elvis Shakes It Up" by Jack Lloyd

    "Elvis Returns - Riding On His Laurels" by Jonathan Takiff

    "Elvis Proves He's Still A Great Performer" by Matt Damsker

    "Elvis: No Encores For Him" by Ron Williams

  • June 24 1974 (3:00 pm). Niagara Falls NY.
    "Elvis' Super '50s Star Still Bright" by Bob Kostoff

  • June 25 1974 (8:00 pm). Columbus OH.
    "Presley Left 'Em Happy. Buy-Minded" by Jack Willey

  • June 26 1974 (8:30 pm). Louisville KY.
    "They Can't Stop Lovin' Elvis: He Still Gets Them All Shook Up" by Gene Williams

  • June 27 1974 (8:30 pm). Bloomington IN.
    "Elvis Rekindles That Old "Magic" at IU Concert" by Ric Manning

  • June 28, 1974 (8:30 pm). Milwaukee, WI.
    "Elvis To Be Here June 28"

    "20 Years Later, Elvis Still A Superstar" by Gerald Kloss

    "Presley Music Thrills Sellout Crowd At Arena" by Stuart Wilk

  • June 29 1974. Kansas City MO.
    "Elvis Fans Not Watching His Blue Suede Shoes" by Lynn Cheatum


  • June 30, 1974 (3:00 pm) Omaha, NE.
    "Elvis Leaves'em Thrilled, Satisfied. 10,000 Adore "Spangled God" by Doug Smith

    "Elvis Wows Omaha" by Kathy Moore

On Tour Sept. 27 - Oct. 9, 1974
  • September 27, 1974 College Park, MD.
    "Elvis, A Memory Thrust Forward" by Judy Bachrach

    "Elvis Predictable" by Larry Rohter

  • September 29, 1974 Detroit, MI.
    "17,000 Fans All Shook Up By Elvis" by Lawrence DeVine

  • September 30, 1974 South Bend, IN.
    "Elvis Still Sings 'From Gut'" by Bill Borden

  • October 2, 1974 (8:30 pm) St. Paul , MN.
    "Elvis Still Makes 'Em Scream" by Mike Sweeney

  • October 4, 1974 (8:30 pm). Detroit, MI.
    "17,000 fans idolize Elvis at Olympia" by Bill Gray

  • October 5, 1974 (2:30 pm). Indianapolis, IN.
    "Fever Pitch And Then King Elvis" by Tom Healy

    "Was That Really Elvis Presley at The Expo Center?" by Rita Rose

  • October 7 1974 (8:30 pm). Wichita KS.
    "Presley Admirers Love Him True" by Bob Heaton

  • October 8, 1974. San Antonio, TX.
    "Elvis Presley Shows 'Em He Can Still Gyrate" by Jan Jarboe

  • October 9, 1974 (8.30 pm) Abilene, TX.
    "Elvis Show 'Scalping' Reported"

    "Stay Seated At Concert Presley Audience Asked"

    "Showtime Nearing For Elvis Sell-out" by Jim Conley

    "Elvis Brings Down House" by Jim Conley

    "Elvis: A Vision In The Flesh" by Jim Conley

    "Elvis Crowd New Coliseum Record"