The Kern "Kay" Kyser Orchestra featuring vocalist Mike Douglas and the Campus Kids hit the top ten in 1946 with the fox trot "The Old Lamplighter" (Simon - Tobias). It's from the album "Huggin' and Chalkin'".

Grand Ole Opry stars, The Browns (Jim Edward, Maxine and Bonnie) 1960 cover also hit the top ten featuring their usual smooth interpretation of a song. "The Old Lamplighter" is from the "Town and Country" album.