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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 The Sheriff of Santa Rosa (1950)
The Gene Autry Show, Season 1, Episode 23

Enjoy Gene Autry singing "Tweedle-O-Twill" from the Season 1 Episode of The Gene Autry Show "The Sheriff of Santa Rosa."

Country Music Hall of Famer Fred Rose wrote the song with Gene. Fred was a prolific, highly respected songwriter. In 1942 Fred and Roy Acuff founded Acuff-Rose Music, a leader in country music publishing.

Written by Gene Autry and Fred Rose

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