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Posted by Lyle Johnston
on January 3, 2015, 10:54 am, in reply to "Re: Legends
Jimmy left the Opry in 1957 and didn't return until 1975. See The Tennessean article on him by Peter Cooper. Jean Shepard always disputed the claim that Dickens was the longest active member. She now has the distinction of being the longest: since 1956.
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