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The California State Museum of Science and Industry in Los Angeles honored Gene during the summer of 1980 with a thirteen-week exhibit and film retrospective.

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When You and I Were Young, Maggie
from The Lawless Press (1952)
The Gene Autry Show, Season 2, Episode 17

Gene Autry sings the popular ballad "When You and I were Young, Maggie" in Season 2, Episode 17 of The Gene Autry Show entitled "The Lawless Press." The song was originally a poem by George W. Johnson to the girl he fell in love with, Margaret Clark. George's friend, James Butterfield, put the poem to music.

Written by Gene Autry
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