Thursday, September 25, 2003

The New York Review of Books: Hustling Elvis.
Elvis and his parents all died without knowing how grand a hustle the Colonel (Tom Parker) had pulled off.

He was scarcely 'one of their kind,' the West Virginia, born colonel he pretended to be, but an illegal alien named Andreas van Kuijk, who had fled his native Netherlands under hazy circumstances, perhaps a murder (never solved).

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