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Released on Sunday, May 17 1959
King of the Wild Stallions (1959)CinemaUSA

Now Showing Sunday, May 17 1959
Casino, London
Seven Wonders of the World
Dominion, London
South Pacific

Aired on Sunday, May 17 1959
2100Colt .45The Saga of Sam Bass
2100General Electric TheatreThe Indian Giver
2130Alfred Hitchcock PresentsYour Witness

UK Chart
Friday, May 15 1959
A Fool Such As IElvis Presley1
I Need Your Love TonightElvis Presley1
It Doesn't Matter AnymoreBuddy Holly2
DonnaMarty Wilde3
Side SaddleRuss Conway3
Petite FleurChris Barber5
Come Softly To MeThe Fleetwoods6
I've Waited So LongAnthony Newley7
It's LateRicky Nelson8
Charlie BrownThe Coasters9
Come Softly To MeFrankie Vaughan & The Kaye Sisters10
I Go ApeNeil Sedaka11
Mean StreakCliff Richard12
Idle On Parade (EP)Anthony Newley13
Fort Worth JailLonnie Donegan14
C'mon EverybodyEddie Cochran15
VenusFrankie Avalon16
Smoke Gets In Your EyesThe Platters17
May You AlwaysThe McGuire Sisters18
Guitar Boogie ShuffleBert Weedon19
Never Be Anyone Else But YouRicky Nelson19

US Chart
Monday, May 11 1959
The Happy OrganDave "Baby" Cortez1
Sorry (I Ran All The Way Home)The Impalas2
Come Softly To MeThe Fleetwoods3
Kookie, Kookie (Lend Me Your Comb)Edward Byrnes4
(Now And Then There's) A Fool Such As IElvis Presley5
Kansas CityWilbert Harrison6
Guitar Boogie ShuffleThe Virtues7
Pink Shoe LacesDodie Stevens8
Turn Me LooseFabian9
I Need Your Love TonightElvis Presley10
Tell Him NoTravis and Bob11
A Teenager In LoveDion and the Belmonts12
Three StarsTommy Dee13
VenusFrankie Avalon14
EnchantedThe Platters15
Dream LoverBobby Darin16
That's Why (I Love You So)Jackie Wilson17
Take A Message To MaryThe Everly Brothers18
Quiet VillageMartin Denny19