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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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Roamin' Around the Range
from The Old Barn Dance (1938)

Gene Autry, with Smiley Burnette and Sammy McKim playing "sweet potatoes," perform the lovely song "Roamin' Around the Range" from the Republic Pictures 1938 film The Old Barn.


Written by Smiley Burnette

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