Pictures from our visit to Memphis, October 18-21, 2013
This is John and Lissa's back yard - right off the patio!
The Friday we arrived was John's birthday.
After the b-day dinner and celebration, it was time for some pool and relaxation.
On Saturday, we took a tour of
We sang into the actual microphone that Elvis Presley used for his recordings.
This picture, taken in the studio in December, 1956, has been named "The Million Dollar Quartet"
Left to right: Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and Elvis at the piano.
Later that night, we went to Otherlands Cafe for a concert featuring some
It was sponsored by the Memphis Acoustical Music Association (MAMA)
Candace and Robert Maché
On Sunday, we walked Beale Street.
We enjoyed lunch on Alfred's rooftop, before seeing "
The Buddy Holly Story
" on stage.
John let me take his Porsche for a spin!
Picture in John's pool room.
Left to right: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Peter Lawford and Sammy Davis, Jr.
A little more pool Sunday evening.
On Monday, Lonna showed Lissa the ins and outs of Lissa's new iPhone before we left.
We can't thank John & Lissa enough for their wonderful hospitality. It was a great visit.