L. H. Dougherty 
Last updated: 22.06.17
All that can presently (May 2013) be gleaned about by internet searching is that L. H. Dougherty is the one-off composer of Flipity Flop (1901) published by Whitney-Warner Publishing Co., Detroit, Michigan, USA.
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Further sheet music at DBE: ON HOLD