John Raymond Hubbell  (1879-1954)
Last updated: 03.04.18
According to the Internet source given below, John Raymond Hubbell, also known as Raymond Hubbell, was an American writer, composer and lyricist. Today he is most remembered for the popular song, Poor Butterfly (1916).
Heell was born in Urbana, Ohio Urbana and studied music in Chicago forming a dance band. He was employed by Charles K. Harris Publishers as a staff arranger and pianist. He composed for a number of stage musicals until 1915 when he became musical director for the New York Hippodrome. He compoed for the theater until 1923. According to his obituary, he thought his best song was The Ladder of Rose(1915).
His last Broadway work was the score for the musical Three Cheer (1928), starring Will Rogers. He retired to Miami, Florida shortly after. He was one of the founding members of ASCAP in 1914.
Of ragtime interest is his Down in Dixie
John Raymond Hubbell  (1879-1954) has at least 20 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.

About Town
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Jos. W. Herbert.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1906. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Musical play. Separate songs.
Alexis From Texas
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: John P. Wilson.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1905. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
Chow-Chow
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Addison Burkhardt..
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1902. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Selections from the musical extravaganza. Separate songs.
A Clever Stunt Characteristic two-step
By John Raymond Hubbell.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1905. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
Forever and a Day
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Frederic Ranken.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1903. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
A Girl at the Helm
By John Raymond Hubbell.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1908. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Musical comedy. Separate songs.
The Girl Who Loves to Love
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Addison Burkhardt,.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1906. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
If Christopher Columbus Hadn't Sailed
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Addison Burkhardt.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1902. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
If I Could Only Land a Millionaire
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Robt. B. Smith.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1905. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
b0000cxn1g_m.jpgKisses Intermezzo
By John Raymond Hubbell.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1909. Sheet Music 8 pages.
A Knight For a Day
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Robert B. Smith.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1906. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Musical comedy. Separate songs.
La Danse Parisienne
By John Raymond Hubbell.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1906. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
Le Dindon Danse eccentrique
By John Raymond Hubbell.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1906. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
The Little Place That I Call Home
Words and Music by John Raymond Hubbell.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1901. Sheet Music 4 pages.
Mam'selle Sally
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Robt. B. Smith.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1906. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
A musical comedy in two acts. Separate songs.
Mexicana
By John Raymond Hubbell.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1905. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
A Mexican comic opera, etc. Separate songs.
Paint Me a Picture of Mamma
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Addison Burkhardt.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1911. Sheet Music 4 pages.
The Rooster Dance
By John Raymond Hubbell.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1903. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
From The Runaways.
The Runaways
Music by John Raymond Hubbell. Words by: Addison Burkhardt,.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1902. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Musical comedy. Vocal numbers.
She's a Queen
Words and Music by John Raymond Hubbell.
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
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Printed: 1900. Sheet Music 4 pages. Limited availability.
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Ragtime Music CDs:
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Brass Music CDs:
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 86 works by John Raymond Hubbell (1879-1954). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

Hea' Comes Ma Baby (1898) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hubbell
Farewell, Prosperity! (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Harry B Smith
The Belle of the Boulevard (1899) wvicon.gif
Kisses (1909) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Down in Dixie (1899)
Maggie Your Roast Is Burning (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Glen MacDonough
Ma Sombaline (1899) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hubbell
Prosperity! (1909)
My Filipino Princess (1899) wvicon.gif
The Red Cross Girl (1909) wvicon.gif
My Pretty Alice Brown (1899) wvicon.gif
Words by: Fred B. Parker
What Am I Going to Do to Make You Love Me (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Glen MacDonough
Nancy Grey (1899) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hubbell
Cake Walk From the Follies of 1911 (1911)
She's a Queen (1900) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hubbell
It's Nice to Have Someone to Love You (1911) wvicon.gif
Words by: R.H. Burnside
Star and the Flower (1900) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hubbell
Moonlight (1911) wvicon.gif
Words by: R.H. Burnside
The Little Place That I Call Home (1901) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hubbell
Paint Me a Picture of Mamma (1911) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Addison Burkhardt
Chow-Chow (1902) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Addison Burkhardt.
I Should Worry and Get Wrinkles (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Vincent Bryan
If Christopher Columbus Hadn't Sailed (1902) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Addison Burkhardt
We Can't Do Without the Men (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Henry M. Blossom
Pretty Maid, Adelaide (1902) wvicon.gif
Words by: Addison Burkhardt
Good-Bye My Tango (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: George V. Hobart
The Runaways (1902) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Addison Burkhardt,
Hello Honey (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: George V. Hobart
Forever and a Day (1903) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Frederic Ranken
Put Your Loving Arms Around Me Dearie (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: George V. Hobart
If I Were a Bright Little Star (1903)
Words by: Addison Burkhardt
Rock Me in the Cradle of Love (1913) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hubbell
A Kiss For Each Day in the Week (1903) wvicon.gif
Words by: Addison Burkhardt
The Ladder of Roses (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: R.H. Burnside
The Rooster Dance (1903) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Come on Down to Ragtime Town (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: John L. Golden
Rose Dance (1903) wvicon.gif
Hello! I've Been Looking For You (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: John Golden
Just My Style (1904) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robert B. Smith
Poor Butterfly (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: John Golden
Selection From Fantana (1904) wvicon.gif
Beautiful Queen of the Nile (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: John L. Golden
Alexis From Texas (1905) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: John P. Wilson
Cheer Up (1917) wvicon.gif
Selection arr. by Theo. M Tobani
A Clever Stunt (1905) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Cheer Up 'Liza (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: John Golden
The Fickle Weather Vane (1905) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robert B Smith
I'll Be Somewhere in France (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: George V Hobart
I Was Just Supposing (1905) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robert B Smith
I'm Coming Back to You Poor Butterfly (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Andrew Donnelly
I've Heard So Much About You (1905) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robt. B. Smith
Melody Land (1917) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hubbell Words by: John L. Golden
If I Could Only Land a Millionaire (1905) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Robt. B. Smith
The Girl I Can't Forget (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Glen Mac Donough
Major Marjory (1905) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robt. B. Smith
Since I Met Wonderful You (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Glen MacDonough
Mexicana (1905) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Happy Days (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: R. H., Burnside
About Town (1906) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Jos. W. Herbert
I've Found the Girl I've Been Looking For (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: R. H. Burnside
The Girl Who Loves to Love (1906) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Addison Burkhardt,
Lily and the Rose (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: R. H. Burnside
A Knight For a Day (1906) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Robert B. Smith
My Beautiful American Rose (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: R.H. Burnside
La Danse Parisienne (1906) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Somewhere There's Some Girl (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: R. H Burnside
Le Dindon (1906) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Colorland (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: R. H Burnside
Life Is a See Saw (1906) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robert B Smith
Good Times (1920) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hubbell
Mam'selle Sally (1906) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Robt. B. Smith
Hello Imagination (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: R. H Burnsiderne
Whistle When You Walk Out (1906) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robt. B. Smith
Better Times (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: R. H Burnside
Honey (1907)
Fabric of Dreams (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: B.G. De Sylva, Arthur Francis
The Little Girl in Blue (1907) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robert B. Smith
Lonely Little Melody (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: D. Stamper Words by: Gene Buck
A Girl at the Helm (1908) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Look at the World and Smile (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Anne Caldwell
You Are All the World to Me (1908) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robert B Smith
Your Heart Looked Into Mine (1926) wvicon.gif
The Cynical Owl (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Glen MacDonough
Somebody Else (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Anne Caldwell
Eily Riley (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Glen MacDonough
The Smile You Miss (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Wm. Cary Duncan
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youtube15.jpg Cake Walk From the Follies of 1911 (2:19)  
youtube15.jpg Down in Dixie  
youtube15.jpg My Filipino Princess (3:02)