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Our history in photos: Elvis!


Jan. 22, 1977: Hundreds of people waited in line in 30-degree temperatures to buy tickets for Elvis Presley’s Feb. 13, 1977, performance at the West Palm Beach Auditorium, in what would be the King’s final tour. (Palm Beach Post staff file photo)


Elvis’s private jet arrived at Palm Beach International Airport before dawn on Feb. 13, 1977. (Palm Beach Daily News staff file photo)


The Palm Beach Daily News reported there were no crowds awaiting the King’s 4:30 am arrival, just two photographers who’d been waiting for hours. (Palm Beach Daily News file photo)


Click on the image to view a larger version of the concert preview in the Sunday, Feb. 13, 1977 Palm Beach Post.


The concert review was on the front page of The Palm Beach Post Monday morning. (Click on the image to view a larger version).

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Posted in Flashback blog and Our history in photos February 8, 2013 at 1:35 pm.

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  1. Graham Feb 13th 2013

    Yes he did…and he stayed at the Sheraton (now ramada) on Palm Beach Lakes Blvd for 2 nights…because he played at the Hollywood Sportatorium the 2nd night. If you ask them at the Ramada that use to be the sheraton if you can stay in Elvis’ room they will raise the price on you…haha


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