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    Little Orley is the main character in a late-'40s/early-'50s children's series by musician and narrator Lumpy Brannum, who later played Mr. Green Jeans on Captain Kangaroo. Starting out as a weekly short feature on the radio show led by Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians (Brannum was in the band), the Little Orley stories went on to be issued on several 78s (mostly on Decca). In the stories, a young ...more


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