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In the late 1930s, Gene turned down an offer of $3,000 to endorse a brand of cigarette.

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Twilight on the Rio Grande
from Twilight on the Rio Grande (1947)


Gene Autry solemnly sings "Twilight on the Rio Grande" with musical accompaniment by two of the three Cass County Boys from the 1947 Republic Pictures film Twilight on the Rio Grande. The mourner to the left of Gene is actor Sterling Holloway.

Written by Jack Elliott
Published by Motion Picture Music Corp.

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