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Remembering Ralph Blane.

Composer and Lyricist Ralph Blane died Monday at the age of 81 at his home in Oklahoma. He is best known for his work with Hugh Martin. Together they wrote songs for Broadway and Hollywood. They are best known for songs in the MGM classic, "Meet Me in St. Louis." That starred Judy Garland and featured the songs "The Trolley Song," "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," and "The Boy Next Door." (Originally aired 10/31/89)

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Other segments from the episode on November 17, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 17, 1995: Obituary for Ralph Blane; Interview with Philip Roth; Review of the television show "The Beatles Anthology"; Interview with Garry Marshall; Review of…

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