WRIT 1340 AM
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN

Week: 08/18/56
Format: T40
                       WRIT SURVEY REPORT         
                    1340 ON YOUR RADIO DIAL      
                            TOP 40            
                  WEEK ENDING AUGUST 18, 1956
    1. Hound Dog - Elvis Presley                                   1
    2. My Prayer - Platters                                        2
    3. Flying Saucers - Buchanan-Goodman                           3
    4. Allegheny Moon - Patti Page                                 6
    5. Be Bop A Lula - Gene Vincent                                4
    6. Whatever Will Be, Will Be - Doris Day                       5
    7. Don't Be Cruel - Elvis Presley                             10
    8. Canadian Sunset - Andy Williams                            16
    9. I Want You, I Need You, I Love You - Elvis Presley          9
   10. Canadian Sunset - Hugo Winterhalter                         8
   11. Song For A Summer Night - Mitch Miller                     11
   12. Fabulous Character - Sarah Vaughan                         15
   13. Tonight You Belong To Me - Patience & Prudence             37
   14. I'm In Love Again - Fats Domino                             7
   15. More - Perry Como                                          13
   16. Weary Blues - McGuire Sisters/Welk                         21
   17. Old Philosopher - Eddie Lawrence                           27
   18. You Don't Know Me - Jerry Vale                             26
   19. Rip It Up - Bill Haley                                     --
   20. I Almost Lost Me Mind - Pat Boone                          12
   21. When My Dreamboat Comes Home - Fats Domino                 20
   22. Happiness Streets - Georgia Gibbs                          39
   23. It Only Hurts For A Little While - Ames Bros.              17
   24. Sweet Old Fashioned Girl - Teresa Brewer                   14
   25. Clay Idol - Betty Johnson                                  25
   26. After The Lights Go Down Low - Al Hibbler                  33
   27. Give Us This Day - Joni James                              22
   28. In The Alps - McGuire Sisters/Welk                         28
   29. Somebody Up There Likes Me - Perry Como                    38
   30. Soft Summer Breeze - Eddy Heywood                          --
   31. I'll Be Laughing Tonight - John Leslie                     31
   32. Bus Stop Song - Four Lads                                  --
   33. Ghost Town - Don Cherry                                    19
   34. Heart & Soul - Tom & Dan                                   --
   35. Rip It Up - Little Richard                                 29
   36. Ooby Dooby - Roy Orbison                                   40
   37. When White Lilacs Bloom Again - Helmut Zacharias           --
   38. On The Street Where You Live - Vic Damone                  18
   39. Voices - Pat Boone/Fontanes                                35
   40. I Promise To Remember - Teenagers                          --

       COMERS
       Time Will Tell - Bobby Charles
       Tumbling Tumbleweeds - Roger Williams
       Thirteen Going On Fourteen - Crewcuts
       Walking In The Rain - Johnny Ray
       Mexicali Rose - Dick Contino
       Experiments With Mice - Johnny Dankworth
       Heart Hideaway - Cathy Carr
       Mama Teach Me To Dance - Eydie Gorme
       Tonight You Belong To Me - Wakely-Chandler
       Candy Store On The Corner - Tony Bennett
       Faithful Hussar - Ted Heath
       I'll Remember - The Satins
       Donkey Cart - Frank Chakesfield

       TOP ALBUMS
    1. Oklahoma
    2. Eddie Duchin
    3. My Fair Lady
    4. Calypso 
    5. Platters
       
       DJ's
       Gene Edwards
       Larry Fischer
       Don Metzger
       Bob Leonard
       Gerry Grainger

   NOTE: The song titles and artists shown above are presented exactly
    as they are shown on the printed survey.  Any typos, spelling 
    errors and/or other anomalies are as they appear on the printed 
    sheet. 

Contributed by: Gary Pfeifer (Thursday, August 17, 2006)




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