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Passed on Sunday, Apr 12 1959
James Gleason
Ralph Peters

Now Showing Sunday, Apr 12 1959
Casino, London
Seven Wonders of the World
Dominion, London
South Pacific

Aired on Sunday, Apr 12 1959
2100Colt .45Dead Aim
1900LassieThe Charm
1930Bachelor FatherBentley, Man of Steel
2100General Electric TheatreCaesar and Cleopatra
2130Alfred Hitchcock PresentsThe Waxwork

UK Chart
Friday, Apr 10 1959
Side SaddleRuss Conway1
Smoke Gets In Your EyesThe Platters2
It Doesn't Matter AnymoreBuddy Holly3
My HappinessConnie Francis4
Petite FleurChris Barber5
Stagger LeeLloyd Price7
GigiBilly Eckstine8
A Pub With No BeerSlim Dusty9
DonnaMarty Wilde10
The Little Drummer BoyThe Beverley Sisters11
TomboyPerry Como12
Charlie BrownThe Coasters13
C'mon EverybodyEddie Cochran14
Sing Little BirdiePearl Carr & Teddy Johnson15
By The Light Of The Silvery MoonLittle Richard17
Does Your Chewing Gum Lose It's Flavour (On The Bedpost Overnight?)Lonnie Donegan19
(All Of A Sudden) My Heart SingsPaul Anka20

US Chart
Monday, Apr 6 1959
VenusFrankie Avalon1
Come Softly To MeThe Fleetwoods2
It's Just A Matter Of TimeBrook Benton3
Pink Shoe LacesDodie Stevens4
TragedyThomas Wayne5
Never Be Anyone Else But YouRicky Nelson6
Charlie BrownThe Coasters7
Alvin's HarmonicaDavid Seville8
It's LateRicky Nelson9
Guitar Boogie ShuffleThe Virtues10
I've Had ItThe Bell Notes11
I Need Your Love TonightElvis Presley12
(Now And Then There's) A Fool Such As IElvis Presley13
Sea CruiseFrankie Ford14
Since I Don't Have YouThe Skyliners15
The Hawaiian Wedding Song (Ke Kali Nei Au)Andy Williams16
Please Mr. SunTommy Edwards17
It Doesn't Matter AnymoreBuddy Holly18
Stagger LeeLloyd Price19
The Tijuana JailThe Kingston Trio20