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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.


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Medley: "You Are My Sunshine," "Home on the Range," "Deep in the Heart of Texas"
from Stardust on the Sage (1942)

Singing Cowboy Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette and friends sing a medley of classic songs "You Are My Sunshine, Home on the Range and Deep in the Heart of Texas" from his movie Stardust on the Sage from Republic Pictures (1942).

"You Are My Sunshine"
Composed by Chas Mitchell and Jimmie Davis
Published by Southern Muisc

"Home on the Range"
Composed by Goodwin
Published by Southern Music

"Deep in the Heart of Texas"
Composed by Don Swander and June Hershey
Published by Southern Music

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