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Thursday, February 27, 2014

Throwback Thursday: "St. Louis Has It All from A to Z" is Still Amazing 40 Years Later

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St. Louis, we've got it all. And we have the jingle to prove it.

A rediscovered tourism video from 1974 went understandably viral in St. Louis this weekend as a new generation heard the catchy theme, "St. Louis Has it All from A to Z."

The St. Louis Regional Chamber released the video 40 years ago, back when they were still called the St. Louis Regional Commerce and Growth Association.

Can you sing the whole song? "Gimme an A/We've got the Gateway Arch, antiques, amusement parks/B/boat rides and boulevards, baseball and beer..."

Follow Lindsay Toler on Twitter at @StLouisLindsay. E-mail the author at Lindsay.Toler@RiverfrontTimes.com.

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