Gene Autry’s 1952 hit song “Merry Texas Christmas, You All,” followed his better-known 1949 hit, “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.”
Gene Autry’s 1952 hit song “Merry Texas Christmas, You All,” followed his better-known 1949 hit, “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.” Via AP
Gene Autry’s 1952 hit song “Merry Texas Christmas, You All,” followed his better-known 1949 hit, “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.” Via AP

When y’all sing ‘Merry Texas Christmas,’ that’s from a DFW department store, y’all

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