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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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Round, Round the Christmas Tree
Gene Autry's Melody Ranch Radio Show
(November 27, 1955)

Gene Autry is joined by the Cass County Boys, the Gene Autry Blue Jeans, and Carl Cotner's Melody Ranch Orchestra for the debut performance of "Round, Round, the Christmas Tree" on Gene Autry's Melody Ranch Radio Show broadcast from Hollywood, California.

Words and Music by Fred Stryker

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© 1955 (Renewed) EMI UNART Catalog, Inc.

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