Russell J. Franck 
Last updated: 22.06.17
All that can presently (August 2015) be gleaned about by internet searching is that Russell J. Franck is the one-off composer of Piano Rag (1913) published by F.J.A. Forster Music Publisher, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
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Further sheet music at DBE: ON HOLD