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J u n e 2 1 . 1997 Mr. J e f f e r s o n Hack Dazed & C o n f u s e d 1 1 2 - 1 1 6 Old S t r e e t L o n d o n ENGLAND EC 1 V 9 BD Dear Mr. Hack: Your l e t t e r of 2 0 May t o E M s Presley w a s f o rwarded t o me for reply. As Mr. Presley h a s b e e n d e c e a s e d for s ome twenty yea r s , h e Is p r e s e n t l y u n a v a i l a b l e f o r a n Interview. However, y o u r c o mme n t s r e g a r d i ng h i s s t a t u r e a s a role model a n d c u l t u r a l Icon, a n d y o u r I n t e r e s t In f e a t u r i n g h i s image o n t h e cover of y o u r first i s s u e of t h e y e a r 2 0 0 0 . a r e g r e a t l y a p p r e c i a t e d . We d o n e t a n t i c i p a t e a n y c h a n g e in t h e s t a t u s of Mr. P i e s l e y ' s availabili t y f o r a n i n t e r v i ew, b u t we s h o u l d be in a posit i on t o p r ovide y o u wi t h u p d a t e d I n f o rma t i o n a b o u t h i s n e v e r - e n d i n g c a r e e r a n d possibly a good p h o t o g r a p h f o r y o u r cover. Whe n t h e t ime c omes, p l ease get b a c k In t o u c h . R u m o r s r e g a r d i n g Mr Presley's c omeback a s t h e n ew m i l l e n n i um a p p r o a c h e s a r e no t ent i r e l y w i t h o u t merit . O n 16 August of t h i s year, Mr. Presley, via v i deo t e chnology, will "perform" i n a h i s t o r i c live e n t e r t a i nm e n t event. "Elvis In Concert "97". s t a g e d a t t h e Mid-South Col i s e um In Memphis, will b r i ng t o g e t h e r t h e Memphi s S ym p h o n y O r c h e s t r a a n d over t h i r t y of Elvis' original f o rmer b a n d m a t e s t o p e r f o rm live, with E M s h im s e i r s i ng i ng l ead vocal. Among t h e b a n d m e m b e r s will be J . D . S u m n e r & T h e S t a m p s , T h e J o r d a n a i r e s . The Sweet I n s p i r a t i o n s . The Imperials, Voice. T h e TCB B a n d . Scotty Moore, D . J . F o n t a n a , a n d o t h e r s . It Is possible t h a t a s im i l a r p r o d u c t i o n , c a s t l ist a n d overall p r o d u c t i o n s c a l e d t o r o a d s h ow size, could t o u r t h e world w i t h i n a c o u p l e of y e a r s . Your c o v e r a g e of "Ehris in Concer t '97". a l ong with all of t h e e v e n t s In Memph i s t h a t a r e p a r t of Elvis Week t h i s y e a r , i s Invited. For p r e s s c r e d e n t i a l s a n d f u r t h e r i n f o r ma t i o n you c a n c o n t a c t o u r publ i c i t y a g e n t . David Beckwith. in Los Angeles a t 2 1 3 - 8 4 5 - 9 8 3 6 o r Fax 2 1 3 - 8 4 5 - 9 6 2 3 . T h a n k you very m u c h for y o u r I n t e r e s t in working with Elvis Presley a n d for t h e copy of y o u r impress i v e magazine. Sincere]

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From: Til. Press Secretary to H.R.H. Tt» Prince 0| Wales

29lh April 1997

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Thank you for your recent letter in which you asked for an interview with The Prince and a photo opportunity. I am afraid I musl decline vour request Both The Prince of Wales and Diana, Princess of Wales want to protect Prince William's privacy as far as is possible whilst he is so young. Whilst thai is not always possible, a decision has been taken that Prince William will not give interviews.

I am sorry to send you this disappointing reply but I hope you understand why il is important that during the short time that Prince William is being educated he is protected as much as possible from the media spotlight i andyHenney



August 5, 1997

Mr. Jefferson Hack Editor Dazed & Confused 112-116 Old Street London, EC1V 9BD England Dear Mr. Hack:

Thank you for your recent letter. Chelsea Clinton appreciates the many letters and invitations she receives. However, her activities this summer in preparation for college this fall preclude her participation in any additional undertakings.

Thank you again for writing.

Sincerely yours.

Jefferson Hack

Alice J . Pushkar Director of Correspondence for the First Lady

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