Harry Gifford 
Last updated: 29.01.24
  Title Co-Author(s) Sequencer
audiomidi15.gif When I'm Cleaning Windows Unknown
  Title (Release Year) Co-Author(s) Performers Issue
audioextmp315.gif Grannie's Little Old Skin Rug (1931) Cliffe Gracie Fields HMV B3920
     Title Attribution Remarks
url15.gif Is Anybody Looking For a Widow? Harry Gifford (words & music)
Vesta Victoria (perf.)
url15.gif It's Nice to Have a Friend Harry Gifford (music)
Tom Mellor (words)
Florrie Forde (perf.)
url15.gif She Sells Sea Shell on the Sea Shore Harry Gifford (music)
Terry Sullivan (words)
Wilkie Bard (perf.)
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
pdf15.gif Is Anybody Looking For a Widow? (1908) H. Gifford (w&m)
V. Victoria (perf.)
Piano, Voice YorkSpace wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Mister Wright - You're Wrong! (1908) H. Gifford (music)
T. Mellor (words)
Mabel Phylis Irving (perf.)
Piano, Voice YorkSpace wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif She Sells Sea Shell on the Sea Shore (1908) H. Gifford (w&m)
W. Bard (perf.)
Piano, Voice Monologues wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 64 works by Harry Gifford. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
What a Shame (w&m) 1904  wvicon.gif
You Don't Stay in One Place Long (w&m) 1904  Pub.
Drummer Boy, or, When Your Country Calls You, The 1905 Marie Winsome (words)
Hamilton Hill (perf.)
If You'll Be My Girl (w&m) 1905 George Lashwood (perf.)  Pub.
My Little Snowdrop (w&m) 1906  Pub.
Au Revoir Leonore 1908 Percy Edgar (words)
John S. Baker (words)
Is Anybody Looking For a Widow? (w&m) 1908 Vesta Victoria (perf.)  wvicon.gif
Mister Wright - You're Wrong! 1908 Tom Mellor (words)
Mabel Phylis Irving (perf.)
She Sells Sea Shell on the Sea Shore (w&m) 1908 Wilkie Bard (perf.)  Pub. youtube15.jpg
Underneath the Silv'ry Moon 1908 Terry Sullivan (words)
Billy Williams (perf.)
Won't You Teach Me the Way to Love? (w&m) 1908  Pub.
Beyond the Veil of Laughter (w&m) 1909  Pub.
Esau Wood 1909 A E Sidney Davis (words)
May Mars (perf.)
If I Should Build a Nest For You (w&m) 1909  Pub.
In the Land Where the Beautiful Conway Flows 1910 Arthur Stroud (words)
Aubrey Kennett (words)
Annie Purcell (perf.)
Poor Old Adam Was My Father (w&m) 1911  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Your Lips Were Meant For Kissing .. 1912 Huntley Trevor (words)  wvicon.gif
In Dear Old Romany 1913 Huntley Trevor (words)  wvicon.gif
Little Ray of Moonlight, A 1913 Huntley Trevor (words)  Pub.
Some-Day! 1913 Fred Godfrey (words)
Lawrence Wright (words)
Cricket and the Bat, The 1914 Alf J Lawrance (words)  Pub.
Oh! Why Did I F-Foller 'er About? 1915 Huntley Trevor (words)
Jack Pleasants (perf.)
Girl of the Lonely Isle (w&m) 1916 Fred Wolgast (perf.)  Pub.
I Never Knew You'd Fancy Me 1916 Huntley Trevor (words)  wvicon.gif
I Was Going Back Home (Till I Met You) 1916 Tom Mellor (words)
Bennett Scott (words)
If I Could Only Say in French (w&m) 1916  Pub.
They're All Carrying on the Good, Good Work 1916 Huntley Trevor (words)  Pub.
Why Didn't You Tell Me 1916 Huntley Trevor (words)
Will Terry (perf.)
It's a Long, Long Way to Home and Mother (And the Dear Old Dad) 1918 Fred Murray (words)  Pub.
Hold My Hand, I've Got the Wind Up 1919 Huntley Trevor (words)  wvicon.gif
In the Far Nor' West 1919 Alfred J Lawrance (words)  Pub.
Isn't It Nice to Be Again by the Seaside 1919 Fred Murray (words)  Pub.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
My Sicilian Maid 1919 Arthur Stroud (words)
Hermann E. Darewski (words)
Philip Would Fill Up, and Fill Up, and Fill Up 1919 Fred Murray (words)
Alec Kendal (words)
Chas R. Whittle (perf.)
Pipes Are Playing in the Town of Troon, The 1919 Fred Murray (words)  Pub.
There's a Wee Hame in the Hielands 1919 John Neat (words)  Pub.
You Get Me Wondering 1919 Alf J Lawrence (words)  Pub.
If We Built the World Over Again (w&m) 1920
Buttercups and Daisies 1921 Trevor Huntley (words)
Man of His Word, A (w&m) 1922
Bowery Rose (w&m) 1923
I'm Going to Make You Love Me 1923 J P Long (words)
Your Way Is My Way 1925 Arthur Stroud (words)
Ev'ry Little Corner of My Irish Home 1927 Fred E. Cliffe (words)
Five Years (w&m) 1927
He Said He Would Remember 1927 Fred E. Cliffe (words)
I May Not Be Your First Love (w&m) 1927
Oh! Pola Nicoli! 1927 Fred E. Cliffe (words)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
We Can't Make ''William Tell'' 1927 Fred E. Cliffe (words)
J W Johnson (words)
From Sunday in the Summer Time 1928 Fred E. Cliffe (words)
Murphy's Museum 1928 Fred E. Cliffe (words)
World Will Be Mine Once Again, The 1928 Fred E. Cliffe (words)
Leave the Women Alone (w&m) 1929
Grannie's Little Old Skin Rug (w&m) 1931 Cliffe (co-author)
Gracie Fields (perf.)
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Rochdale Hounds, The (w&m) 1932  Pub.
Our Sergeant Major 1941 Fred E. Cliffe (words)
George Formby (perf.)
Madame Moscovitch 1962 Fred E. Cliffe (words)
There's Nothing Proud About Me (w&m) 1964 Fred E. Cliffe (co-author)
George Formby (perf.)
With My Little Stick of Blackpool Rock (w&m) 1964 Fred E. Cliffe (co-author)
George Formby (perf.)
Lancashire Toreador, The (w&m) 1967 Fred E. Cliffe (co-author)
George Formby (perf.)
This Time (w&m) 1977
To the City (w&m) 1977
You're All I Need (w&m) 1977
It's Nice to Have a Friend ? Tom Mellor (words)
Florrie Forde (perf.)
     Composer Title Performer
youtube15.jpg H. Gifford She Sells Sea Shell on the Sea Shore (2:31) W. Bard