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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Rusty Evans

THIS WEEK                             JULY  21, 1969                              LAST WEEK

* 1. In The Year 2525                                 Zager & Evans-R.C.A.  1
  2. Crystal Blue Persuasion                Tommy James/Shondells-Roulette  2
* 3. Quentin's Theme                 Charles Randolph Greane Sound-Ranwood  9
* 4. Baby, I Love You                                       Andy Kim-Steed  7
* 5. What Does It Take                            Jr. Walker/Allstars-Soul  8
* 6. My Cherie Amour                                   Stevie Wonder-Tamla 10
  7. Spinning Wheel                          Blood, Sweat & Tears-Columbia  3
  8. Good Morning Starshine                                 Oliver-Jubilee  4
* 9. Put A Little Love In Your Heart              Jackie DeShannon-Liberty 12
*10. Honky Tank Woman                                Rolling Stones-London 30
 11. Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town Kenny Rogers/First Edition-Reprise  5
*12. Polk Salad Annie                              Tony Joe White-Monument 20
*13. Sweet Caroline                                       Neil Diamond-Uni 18
 14. One                                           Three Dog Night-Dunhill  6
*15. Mother Popcorn                                       James Brown-King 16
 16. Along Came Jones                                 Ray Stevens-Monument 17
 17. My Pledge Of Love                              Joe Jeffrey Group-Wand 11
*18. Birthday                                Underground Sunshine-Intrepid 27
*19. Good Old Rock & Roll         Cat Mother & All Night News Boys-Polydor 22
*20. Hurt So Bad                                         Lettermen-Capitol 33
*21. Laughing                                             Guess Who-R.C.A. 32
*22. Soul Deep                                               Box Tops-Mala 36
 23. Love Theme From Romeo & Juliet                   Henry Mancini-R.C.A. 13
*24. Reconsider Me                          Johnny Adams-S.S.S. Internat'I 29
 25. Isrealites                              Desmond Decker & The Aces-Uni 15
 26. Yesterday When I Was Young                              Roy Clark-Dot 28
 27. Color Him Father                                 Winstons-Metro Media 14
*28. Marakeesh Express                      Crosby, Stills & Nash-Atlantic 38
*29. Break Away                                         Beach Boys-Capitol 34
*30. A Boy Named Sue                                  Johnny Cash-Columbia 40
 31. Love Me Tonight                                      Tom Jones-Parrot 19
*32. Workin' On A Groovy Thing                   Fifth Dimension-Soul City 39
*33. Give Peace A Chance                            Plastic Ono Band-Apple --
 34. Abergavenny                                          Shannon-Heritage 37
 35. I'll Never Fall In Love Again                        Tom Jones-Parrot --
 36. Bad Moon Rising                  Creedence Clearwater Revival-Fantasy 21
 37. Nitty Gritty                            Gladys Knight & The Pips-Soul --
 38. Let Me                                   Paul Revere/Raiders-Columbia 24
 39. True Grit                                       Glen Campbell-Capitol --
 40. Clean Up Your Own Backyard                       Elvis Presley-R.C.A. --

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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