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His parents wanted him to be a lawyer. He briefly attended St. Mary's, a Christian Brothers college, CA. He says he left college in 1931 when "one of the brothers told me I was flunking everything and should stick to music.".
The war and all my service-connected problems did me one good turn. When I came out I was pretty humble. I had been chopped down to size.
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