Charles Austin  (1877-1944)
Last updated: 03.04.21
p_austinc.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Charles Austin was English music hall comedian born in London.
His career started as one half of a double act, Lytton and Austin, in 1896. In 1908, he developed a solo act in the character of Parker, PC, an inept policeman first performed at Collins' Music Hall, Islington.From 1910 he recorded a number of comedy sketches as Parker P.C. and set up Homeland Films making several silent short films together with Billy Merson.
he continued to develop Parker, P.C. which became a play, a film and was featured in BBC radio broadcasts.
Austin was "King Rat" of the Grand Order of Water Rats for six years (1912, 1913, 1918, 1927, 1928, 1932).
He died in London.
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This list is arranged by title and contains 1 lyric performed by Charles Austin. The lyrics/monologues and *.pdf files have been kindly compiled by monologues.co.uk/musichall
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif I've Only Been Married a Week Charles Austin (words & music)
C. Austin (sung by)
 
This list is arranged by composer and contains 21 songs sung by Charles Austin 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
         
sm15.gif Ah-Ho! (1911) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif I'm Much Better Looking (1911) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif I've Only Been Married a Week (1911) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif If I Ever Go Wrestling Again (?) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Mr. Perkins? (?) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Ouh, Oh (1911) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker at the Derby (1921) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker at Wembley (1925) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker P.C. (1930) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker P.C. on Cofronation Day (?) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif  Parker P.C.: Hold 'em Police Station Scene (1910) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker P.C.: Let 'em go Police Station Scene (1910) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker's Appeal: Before the Tribunal (1918) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker's Appeal: Wanted for the Army (1918) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker's Christening (1921) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker's Progress: Cosmopolitan Club Raid Scene; (1910) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Parker's Progress: Swell Street Police Station Scene (1910) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Poor Parker (1930) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif Ugh Ooh (1911) Charles Austin C. Austin (sung by)
sm15.gif It's a Bright Look Out! (1902) George Le Brunn Edgar Bateman (words)
C. Austin (sung by)
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sm15.gif Look at Me Looking at You (1901) W.H. Wallis F.E. Terry (words)
C. Austin (sung by)
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 19 works by Charles Austin (1877-1944). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Parker P.C.: Hold 'em Police Station Scene 1910 C. Austin (sung by)
Parker P.C.: Let 'em go Police Station Scene 1910 C. Austin (sung by)
Parker's Progress: Cosmopolitan Club Raid Scene; 1910 C. Austin (sung by)
Parker's Progress: Swell Street Police Station Scene 1910 C. Austin (sung by)
Ah-Ho! 1911 C. Austin (sung by)
I'm Much Better Looking 1911 C. Austin (sung by)
I've Only Been Married a Week 1911 C. Austin (sung by)
Ouh, Oh 1911 C. Austin (sung by)
Ugh Ooh 1911 C. Austin (sung by)
Parker's Appeal: Before the Tribunal 1918 C. Austin (sung by)
Parker's Appeal: Wanted for the Army 1918 C. Austin (sung by)
Parker at the Derby 1921 C. Austin (sung by)
Parker's Christening 1921 C. Austin (sung by)
Parker at Wembley 1925 C. Austin (sung by)
Parker P.C. 1930 C. Austin (sung by)
Poor Parker 1930 C. Austin (sung by)
If I Ever Go Wrestling Again ? C. Austin (sung by)
Mr. Perkins? ? C. Austin (sung by)
Parker P.C. on Cofronation Day ? C. Austin (sung by)
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg Oh (1911 Ouh 2:44 Charles Austin C. Austin