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Gene tried to play the saxophone when he was a youngster. He finally gave up and turned successfully to the guitar.

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When You're Smiling
from Under Fiesta Stars (1941)


Heading to a picnic, Gene Autry sings "When You're Smiling" while riding his horse Champion. This song was good advice in 1941, and it is still good advice today! From the Republic Pictures film Under Fiesta Stars (1941). That's Carol Hughes, Smiley Burnette, Pauline Drake, Joseph Strauch, Jr., and Frank Darien riding along with the Singing Cowboy.

Written by Mark Fisher, Joe Goodwin, and Larry Shay

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