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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.

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O Little Town of Bethlehem
Gene Autry's Melody Ranch Radio Show
(December 22, 1946)


Gene Autry traditionally had a "Melody Ranch Christmas Party" on his radio show the week of Christmas. The music included seasonal songs and Christmas carols such as this beautiful version of "O Little Town of Bethlehem" from the December 22, 1946 broadcast. Gene is joined by the Cass County Boys, the Pinafores, and Carl Cotner's Orchestra.

Arranged by Carl Cotner

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