was lucky to have a perfect day for this one ~ Sweeney Tog
Governor Mike Beebe was really impressed at the finished product…after all he signed the bill to create the stretch of road to become the “Rock ”n’ Roll Highway”
Sun Studio’s greatest came out to play the roadhouses, drive-ins, school gyms (dances) and theaters along the highway as Memphis is not too far, and the clubs owners paid better than Memphis ones did to draw them there.
the man in black….
Johnny Cash tagged along with Elvis one night to a roadhouse along the Rock ‘n’ Roll Highway with Elvis. The club owner had to be convinced by the Elvis that his friend was worth what he’d asked for the gig…$25.00