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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

It Was Only a Hobo's Dream
from Mountain Rhythm (1939)

Gene Autry and Smiley Burnette sing "It Was Only a Hobo's Dream" from Gene Autry's 1939 Republic Pictures movie Mountain Rhythm.

Composed by Gene Autry, Johnny Marvin and Fred Rose

© Autry Qualified Interest Trust and The Autry Foundation
© 1939 Gene Autry‚Äôs Western Music Publishing Co. and Sony ATV Milene

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