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Fun Autry Fact:

Gene was the only officer in World War II allowed to wear cowboy boots with his uniform.

Watch a Gene Autry Video Clip

It's Round Up Time in Reno
from Manhattan Merry-Go-Round (1937)

Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette and numerous cowboys sing "It's Round Up Time in Reno" from the Republic Pictures 1937 gangster film "Manhattan Merry-Go-Round." Gene and Smiley were guest stars in this film and are on screen for about 10 minutes. They were one of many musical guest stars including Cab Calloway and his Cotton Club Orchestra, Louis Prima and his Orchestra, and Ted Lewis and his Orchestra.

The clip you are watching was sourced from Gene Autry's personal 16mm print of "Manhattan Merry-Go-Round" and is not restored.

Written by Gene Autry, Jack Lawrence and Jack Owens
Published by Gene Autry Music Company and Warner Chappell Music

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