William Austin Dillon  (1877-1966)
Last updated: 03.11.18
According to the Internet source given below, William Austin Dillon was an American songwriter and Vaudevillian born in Cortland, New York. He is best known as the lyricist for the song I Want A Girl (Just Like The Girl That Married Dear Old Dad (1911) written in collaboration with Harry von Tilzer . He performed in Vaudeville with his brothers John and Harry and billing his own act as the Man of a Thousand Songs".After suffering injuries a car accident he died in Ithaca, New York.
 
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 21 works by William Austin Dillon (1877-1966). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Electronic Resource Items
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
I'd Like to Know You Better 1902 Words & Music by Dillon Arr. by Ed. A Dicky wvicon.gif
Mary Ann 1904  wvicon.gif
Every Little Bit Added to What You've Got Makes Just a Little Bit More 1907 Laurence M. Dillon  wvicon.gif
Bonnie, My Highland Lassie 1908  wvicon.gif
Bonnie, My Highland Queen 1908 Words & Music by Dillon  wvicon.gif
I'd Rather Have a Girlie Than an Automobile, or Anything Else I Know 1908 Words & Music by Dillon  wvicon.gif
I Want One Like Pa Had Yesterday 1912 Words & Music by Dillon  wvicon.gif
Take Me to the Cabaret 1912 Will Dillon  wvicon.gif
I'll Wed the Girl I Left Behind 1916 Words & Music by Dillon  wvicon.gif
My Grandfather's Girl 1916 Words & Music by Dillon  wvicon.gif
That Girl of Mine 1916 H. Tobias , A. Lange  wvicon.gif
The End of the Road 1924 Harry Lauder  wvicon.gif
I Know Who's Kissing Her Now 1948  wvicon.gif
Come Back My Own United States ?
I Want a Girl ?
Keep Your Foot on the Soft Pedal ?
My Little Girl ?
On the Old Back Seat of the Henry Ford ?
Our Father Who Art in Heaven ?
Playtime ?
Your Town and My Town n.d.  wvicon.gif