Ray Ruddy 
Last updated: 22.06.17
All that can presently (January 2016) be gleaned about by internet searching is that Ray Ruddy is the one-off composer of Little Sticks O' Licorice (1911) published by Jerome H. Remick & Co., New York & Detroit, USA.
Surfers are welcome to contribute information about this composer.

Further sheet music at DBE: ON HOLD