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Fun Autry Fact:

When he was a young man, Gene received an offer from a professional baseball team to become a player. Gene turned down the offer because it would have meant a fifty-dollar-a-month pay cut from his telegrapher's job.


Watch a Gene Autry Video Clip

Don't Bite the Hand That's Feeding You
from Bells of Capistrano (1942)

Singing Cowboy Gene Autry sings "Don't Bite the Hand That's Feeding You" from his movie Bells of Capistrano from Republic Pictures (1942).

Words & Music by Thomas Hoier and Jimmie Morgan
Arranged by Carl Cotner

© Autry Qualified Interest Trust and The Autry Foundation
© 1942, Gene Autry's Western Music Publishing (ASCAP)

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