Bert Kalmar  (1884-1947)
Last updated: 24.11.21
According to the Internet source given below, Bert Kalmar (born in New York) was an American vaudeville magician, comedian, dancer before becoming a lyricist and publisher.
He collaborated with Harry Puck both in song writing and publishing forming Kalmar & Puck Music Co. Inc. They were joined by Maurice Abrahams to form Kalmar, Puck & Abrahams.
He also teamed with Harry Ruby.. Kalmar was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.
He died in Los Angeles, California.

Websites:
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     Title Performer Comments
       
audio15.gif He's Coming Back Ada Jones U.S. Everlasting Record: 1379 at USCB
audio15.gif In My Heart - on My Mind - All Day Long Signor Lou Chiha Friscoe Edison Blue Amberol: 4458 at USCB
audio15.gif Little Min-Nee-Ha! Ha! Isabella Patricola Edison Blue Amberol: 4468 at USCB
audio15.gif My Friends, Morris and Max Maurice Burkhart Edison Blue Amberol: 4002 at USCB
audio15.gif My Sunny Tennessee Broadway Dance Orchestra Edison Blue Amberol: 4394 at USCB
audio15.gif Pick Me Up and Lay Me Down in Dear Old Dixieland Don Parker Trio Edison Blue Amberol: 4557 at USCB
audio15.gif Pick Me Up and Lay Me Down in Dear Old Dixieland Don Parker Trio Edison Blue Amberol Record: 4557 at USCB
audio15.gif Rebecca Jim Doherty Edison Blue Amberol: 4251 at USCB
audio15.gif Snoops the Lawyer Maurice Burkhart Edison Blue Amberol: 3970 at USCB
audio15.gif So Long! Oo-Long Al Bernard Indestructible Record: 3509 at USCB
audio15.gif Susie Arthur Collins
Byron George Harlan
Edison Blue Amberol: 4655 at USCB
audio15.gif Timbuctoo Al Bernard Edison Blue Amberol: 4228 at USCB
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pdf15.gif I Want a Ragtime Bungalow (1913) Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif My Sunny Tennessee Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif My Sunny Tennessee Piano, Voice Del Delbridge (co-author)
Gus Kahn (words)
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 46 works by Bert Kalmar (1884-1947). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
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He's Coming Back 1912 Ada Jones (perf.)  audio15.gif
I Want a Ragtime Bungalow (w&m) 1913 Ed Morton (perf.)
Beck Weber (perf.)
Frazer (perf.)
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My Parcel Post Man 1913 Harry Puck (words)  wvicon.gif
How Sorry You'll Be 1919 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Mister Sun Man Roll the Clouds Away 1919 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Wait'll You See How Sorry You'll Be 1919 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Look What You've Done With Your Dog-Gone Dangerous Eyes 1920 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
My Friends, Morris and Max 1920 Edgar Leslie (words)
Harry Ruby (words)
Maurice Burkhart (perf.)
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Snoops the Lawyer 1920 Harry Ruby (words)
Maurice Burkhart (perf.)
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So Long! Oo-Long 1920 Harry Ruby (words)
A. Bernard (perf.)
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Timbuctoo 1920 Harry Ruby (co-author)
A. Bernard (perf.)
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Angels 1921 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
In My Heart - on My Mind - All Day Long 1921 Harry Ruby (co-author)
Signor Lou Chiha Friscoe (perf.)
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Little Min-Nee-Ha! Ha! 1921 Harry Ruby (words)
Isabella Patricola (perf.)
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My Sunny Tennessee 1921 Harry Ruby (words)
Herman Ruby (words)
Broadway Dance Orchestra (perf.)
E. Cantor (perf.)
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Pick Me Up and Lay Me Down in Dear Old Dixieland 1921 Harry Ruby (words)
M. K. Jerome (words)
Harry De Costa (words)
Don Parker Trio (perf.)
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Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Rebecca 1921 Harry Ruby (co-author)
Jim Doherty (perf.)
E. Cantor (perf.)
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She's Mine, All Mine! 1921 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Down in Maryland 1922 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down 1922 Harry Ruby (words)
Fred E. Ahlert (words)
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In My Home Town 1922 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Waikiki, I Hear You Calling Me 1922 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Cry Baby 1923
Hotsy Totsy Town 1923 Harry Ruby (co-author)
M.K. Jerome (co-author)
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I Like a Big Town, I Like a Small Town 1923
Left All Alone With the Blues 1923 Harry Ruby (co-author)
Lou Handman (co-author)
Bert Kalmar (words)
Harry Ruby (words)
Lou Handman (words)
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Look For the Happy Ending 1923
No Other Girl 1923 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Susie 1923 Harry Ruby (words)
Arthur Collins (perf.)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
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Laff It Off! 1924 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
Baby Looks Like Me, The 1925 Henry B Murtagh (co-author)
Harry Ruby (co-author)
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Sweeter Than You 1926
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
You Flew Away From the Nest 1926 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
You Smile at Me 1926 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Thinking of You 1927 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Watching the Clouds Roll By 1928 Harry Ruby (co-author)
Marx Brothers (perf.)
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Who's Been List'ning to My Heart 1928 Harry Ruby (co-author)
Marx Brothers (perf.)
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Just a Little Glimpse of Paradise 1929 Harry Ruby (words)
Harry Warren (words)
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I'm So Afraid of You 1930 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Three Little Words 1930 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
Nevertheless 1931 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
Keep on Doin' What You're Doin' 1933 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Keep Romance Alive 1933 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Tired of It All 1933 Harry Ruby (co-author)
Wheeler &. Woolsey (perf.)
Ruth Etting (perf.)
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Cabin on the Hilltop 1936 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Kiss to Build a Dream On, A 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (co-author)
Harry Ruby (words)
Mickey Rooney (perf.)
Sally Forrest (perf.)
Kay Brown (perf.)
Vic Damone (perf.)
Monica Lewis (perf.)
Louis Armstong (perf.)
Jack Teagarden (perf.)
Earl Fatha Hines (perf.)
Barney Bigard (perf.)
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