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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

from Robin Hood of Texas (1947)

The Cass County Boys sing the humorous Western favorite "The Merry-Go-Roundup" from the Gene Autry 1947 Republic Pictures film Robin Hood of Texas. That's Lynn Roberts on the piano and Sterling Holloway dancing on the furniture!

Composed by Gene Autry, Fred Rose, and Johnny Marvin

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© 1939 Gene Autry's Western Music Publishing and Sony/ATV

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