Bessie M. Powell 
Last updated: 22.06.17
All that can presently (February 2016) be gleaned about by internet searching is that Bessie M. Powell is the one-off composer of Buster Rag (1915) published by Whitmore Publishing, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA.
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Further sheet music at DBE: ON HOLD