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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Rick Rumick

THIS WEEK                             MAY 5, 1969                              LAST WEEK

* 1. The Boxer                           Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia  6
* 2. Gitarzan                                  Ray Stevens-Monument  3
  3. Hair                                          The Cowsills-MGM  1
* 4. Sweet Cherry Wine               Tommy James/Shondells-Roulette  4
* 5. Gimme Gimme Good Lovin'                    Crazy Elephant-Bell  5
  6. Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In         Fifth Dimension-Soul City  2
* 7. These Eyes                                    Guess Who-R.C.A. 19
* 8. Pinball Wizard                                   The Who-Decca 10
* 9. Mercy                                      Ohio Express-Buddah  9
*10. Time Is Tight                         Booker T & The MG's-Stax 12
*11. Love                                               Mercy-Sundi 26
*12. The Chockin' Kind                      Joe Simon-Sound Stage 7 17
 13. It's Your Thing                         Isley Brothers-T. Neck  7
 14. Don't Give In To Him           Gary Puckett/Union Gap-Columbia  8
*15. Get Back                                     The Beatles-Apple 23
*16. Hawaii Five-O                                 Ventures-Liberty 21
*17. I've Been Hurt                    Bill Deal/Rhondells-Heritage 30
*18. Earth Angel                                 The Vogues-Reprise 20
*19. Oh, Happy Day                   Edwin Hawkins Singers-Pavilion 28
 20. You Made Me So Very Happy        Blood, Sweat & Tears-Columbia 13
 21. The Composer                        Diana Ross/Supremes-Motown 22
 22. Will You Be Staying After Sunday      Peppermint Rainbow-Decca 14
 23. I Can Hear Music                            Beach Boys-Capitol 11
*24. To Know You Is To Love You                   Bobby Vinton-Epic 24
*25. Atlantis                                          Donovan-Epic 37
 26. Only The Strong Survive                   Jerry Butler-Mercury 18
 27. Too Busy Thinking About My Baby              Marvin Gaye-Tamla 35
*28. Nothing But A Heartache                      Flirtations-Deram 40
 29. It's Only Love                            B. J. Thomas-Scepter 29
*30. Morning Girl                            Neon Philharmonic-W.B. 38
 31. Grazing In The Grass             Friends Of Distinction-R.C.A. 31
 32. Brother Loves Traveling Salvation Show        Neil Diamond-Uni 15
*33. I Could Never Lie To You                New Colony Six-Mercury 39
 34. Mr. Sun, Mr. Moon               Paul Revere & Raiders-Columbia 16
 35. Seattle                                      Perry Como-R.C.A. 36
*36. Goodbye                                      Mary Hopkin-Apple --
*37. More Today Than Yesterday            Spiral Staircase-Columbia --
*38. Day Is Done                            Peter, Paul & Mary-W.B. --
*39. Proud Mary                                  Solomon Burke-Bell --
 40. Medicine Man                           Buchanan Brothers-Event --

Records listed on the WLS Hit Parade are selected by WLS after evaluating and considering record sales, listener requests and the station's own opinion of their audience appeal. Sale or resale of this survey is prohibited. Violators will be prosecuted. *DENOTES FASTEST MOVERS.

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