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    Jimmie Davis Hall of Fame Medal and Handwritten Lyrics. Jimmie Davis' biggest success as a songwriter came with the haunting "You Are My Sunshine." First recorded by Davis in 1940, the song quickly entered the top tier of Popular and Country music standards, has been covered many times, and popped up on the soundtrack of the movie "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" which is one of the finest compilations of American roots music. Featured here is a copy of the song's lyrics, handwritten and signed by Davis in blue ink on a sheet of personal stationary, in Excellent condition with light overall tanning and staple holes to the top right corner. Also included is Davis' 1997 Southern Gospel Music Association Hall of Fame inductee medal, also in Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2006
    14th-15th Friday-Saturday
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