Dallas, TX - 1955 in concert
"Al's wife and her siblings, all intact, Bob 85, Dick 82, Marlyn 80, Mary 75, David 73, Annette, 69"
Despite the fact that Roy Rogers was “King of the Cowboys” it was Gene Autry who became a very rich man after recording “Rudolph” and a few other Christmas songs. He later purchased the Los Angeles Angels baseball team and owned Golden West broadcasting.
Jimmy Boyd who recorded “I saw Mommy kissing Santa Claus” was only 12 at the time.
Americans send out an average of 38 Christmas cards each year.