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Fun Autry Fact:

When the famous "Hollywood" sign fell into disrepair in 1978, various entertainers agreed to buy a letter for $27,777.77. Gene bought the first "L."

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Watch a Gene Autry Video Clip

I'm Oscar, I'm Pete
from The Phantom Empire, Chapter 2 (1935)

Singing Cowboy Gene Autry performs the humorous song "I'm Oscar, I'm Pete" with some help from his friends in the Science Fiction Western 12-part serial The Phantom Empire (1935). This was radio and recording artist star Gene Autry's first starring role on film.


The Phantom Empire is a fantastic adventure with music, comedy, and action on the land, in the air and underground in the super-scientific kingdom of Murania. This clip is sourced from Gene Autry's personal film archive.

Written by Gene Autry and Smiley Burnette

© Autry Qualified Interest Trust and The Autry Foundation
© 1935 Gene Autry Music Company/Universal Music Publishing


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