Elsie Clark (1899-1966)
Last updated: 21.12.23
p_clarke.jpgAll that can presently (June 2022) be gleaned about Elsie Clark from sheet music covers and by Internet searching is that she was an American blues and vaudeville singer who has been featured on 10 works published/recorded between 1921 and 1925.
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  Title (Release Year) Composer with Performers Issue
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cylinder15.gif Mama Goes Where Papa Goes (1923) M. Ager Edison Blue Amberol: 4825
cylinder15.gif Loud Speakin' Papa (1925) L. Pollack Edison Blue Amberol: 5072
     Composer Title Performer
youtube15.jpg I.M. Bibo I Hold Her Hand and She Holds Mine (3:11) Elsie Clark
youtube15.jpg H. Creamer I'm Happy Go Lucky There's Nothing on My Mind (2:56) Elsie Clark
youtube15.jpg A. Gottler Oogie Oogie Wa Wa (3:01) Elsie Clark
youtube15.jpg G.W. Meyer Cry-Baby Blues (3:20) Elsie Clark
This list is arranged by composer and contains 9 works performed by Elsie Clark who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
perf15.jpg Mama Goes Where Papa Goes (1923) Milton Ager Jack Yellen (words)
Elsie Clark (perf.)
Buddy Doyle (perf.)
Sophie Tucker (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I Hold Her Hand and She Holds Mine (1921) Irving M. Bibo Billy Rose (words)
Ben Ryan (words)
Elsie Clark (perf.)
perf15.jpg Henpecked Blues (1923) Jules Buffano Elsie Clark (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg I'm Happy Go Lucky There's Nothing on My Mind (1925) Henry Creamer Harry Jentes (co-author)
L Flatow (co-author)
Elsie Clark (perf.)
perf15.jpg Lovesick Blues (1922) Cliff Friend Irving Mills (words)
Anna Chandler (perf.)
Elsie Clark (perf.)
Emmett Miller (perf.)
Jack Shea (perf.)
perf15.jpg I'm Happy Go Lucky There's Nothing on My Mind (1925) Harry Jentes Henry Creamer (words)
Leon Flatow (words)
Elsie Clark (perf.)
perf15.jpg Cry-Baby Blues (1921) George W. Meyer Sam Lewis (words)
Joe Young (words)
Elsie Clark (perf.)
perf15.jpg Loud Speakin' Papa (1925) Lew Pollack Jack Yellen (words)
Elsie Clark (perf.)
Sophie Tucker (perf.)
Frances Williams (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Lazy Blue Waltz (1925) Elmer Schoebel Billy Meyers (words)
Elsie Clark (perf.)