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When I'm Cleaning Windows
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Leaning On A Lamp Post
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Chinese Laundry Blues
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Auntie Maggie's Remedy
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Mr Wu's A Window Cleaner Now

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Musical comedian George Formby was among Britain's most popular stars during the first half of the 20th century, with a legacy encompassing over 200 records and more than 20 hit films. Born George Hoy Booth on May 26, 1904 in Lancashire, England, he was the son of George Formby, Sr., himself a popular Edwardian music hall comedian. The younger Formby first worked as an apprentice jockey, but his father's sudden death in 1921 prompted him to pursue his own career as a performer; ... Read more

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