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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Bill Danning

THIS WEEK                             MAY 12, 1969                              LAST WEEK

* 1. Get Back                                     Beatles-Apple 15
  2. The Boxer                       Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia  1
  3. Gitarzan                              Ray Stevens-Monument  2
  4. Hair                                      The Cowsills-MGM  3
* 5. Pinball Wizard                               The Who-Decca  8
* 6. Love                                           Mercy-Sundi 11
* 7. These Eyes                            The Guess Who-R.C.A.  7
  8. Gimme Gimme Good Lovin'                Crazy Elephant-Bell  5
  9. Sweet Cherry Wine           Tommy James/Shondells-Roulette  4
*10. The Chokin' Kind                   Joe Simon-Sound Stage 7 12
 11. Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In     Fifth Dimension-Soul City  6
*12. I've Been Hurt                Bill Deal/Rhondells-Heritage 17
*13. Oh, Happy Day               Edwin Hawkins Singers-Pavilion 19
 14. Time Is Tight                     Booker T & The MG's-Stax 10
*15. Morning Girl                        Neon Philharmonic-W.B. 30
 16. Mercy                                  Ohio Express-Buddah  9
 17. It's Your Thing                        Isley Bros.-T. Neck 13
*18. Atlantis                                      Donovan-Epic 25
*19. Too Busy Thinking About My Baby          Marvin Gaye-Tamla 27
*20. Grazing In The Grass         Friends of Distinction-R.C.A. 31
*21. Nothing But A Heartache                  Flirtations-Deram 28
 22. Hawaii Five-0                             Ventures-Liberty 16
 23. Don't Give In To Him       Gary Puckett/Union Gap-Columbia 14
*24. I Could Never Lie To You            New Colony Six-Mercury 33
 25. You've Made Me So Very Happy  Blood Sweat & Tears-Columbia 20
 26. Only The Strong Survive               Jerry Butler-Mercury 26
*27. Medicine Man                          Buchanan Bros.-Event 40
 28. I Can Hear Music                        Beach Boys-Capitol 23
*29. Day Is Done                        Peter, Paul & Mary-W.B. 38
*30. Proud Mary                              Solomon Burke-Bell 39
 31. Goodbye                                  Mary Hopkin-Apple 36
*32. Special Delivery                  1910 Fruitgum Co.-Buddah --
 33. Will You Be Staying After Sunday  Peppermint Rainbow-Decca 22
 34. More Today Than Yesterday        Spiral Staircase-Columbia 37
 35. Seattle                                  Perry Como-R.C.A. 35
*36. Let Me                        Paul Revere/Raiders-Columbia --
*37. In The Ghetto                         Elvis Presley-R.C.A. --
 38. Everyday With You Girl                Classics IV-Imperial --
 39. Where's The Playground Susie         Glen Campbell-Capitol --
*40. Bad Moon Rising       Creedence Clearwater Revival-Fantasy --

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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