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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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Rocky Mountain Express
from Rovin' Tumbleweeds (1939)


Gene Autry introduces the Pals of the Golden West and Smiley Burnette for the musical number "Rocky Mountain Express" from his 1939 Republic Pictures film Rovin' Tumbleweeds. That's some fine yodeling for a train song!

Composed by Chas Tobias, Harry Tobias and Albert von Tilzer
Published by Cross & Winge

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