James F. Hanley  (1892-1942)
Last updated: 04.05.21
According to the Internet source given below, James F. Hanley was an American composer of popular music for Tin Pan Alley, Broadway and the fledgling film industry. His successes include: Thumbs Up (1934), Keep It Clean (1929), Sidewalks of New York (1927) Honeymoon Lane (1926), Queen High (1926), Ziegfeld's Revue, No Foolin (1926), Big Boy (1925), Pins and Needles (1922) and Robinson Crusoe, Jr. (1916).
Amongst his songs of ragtime interest is his The Ragtime Volunteers Are Off To War (1917) - obscure and rare. He is much better known for his Second Hand Rose (1921) and Zing! Went the Strings of My Heart (1935).


Websites:
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James F. Hanley  (1892-1942) has at least 4 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Cute Little Things You Do, The
Words and Music by: James F. Hanley.
Publisher: Sam Fox Pub. Co.
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Printed: 1931. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
Sung by Fifi Dorsay in the Fox Picture "Young as You Feel",.
Kiss Me Goodnight, Not Goodbye
Music by: James F. Hanley.
Words by: Jules Furthman
Publisher: Sam Fox Pub. Co.
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Printed: 1931. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
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Music by: James F. Hanley.
Words by: G. Buck
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
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Printed: 1926. Sheet Music.
Someday, Sometime, Somewhere
Music by: James F. Hanley.
Co-Author: Karl Stark
Publisher: Sam Fox Pub. Co.
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  Printed: 1933. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
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Jazz Music CDs:
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Ragtime Music CDs:
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 85 works by James F. Hanley (1892-1942). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Go Ahead and Dance a Little More 1916
Pretty Little Mayflower Girl 1916
War Babies 1916 Ballard MacDonald (words)
Edward Madden (words)
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Whole World Comes From Dixie, The 1916 Ballard MacDonald (words)  wvicon.gif
Any Little Girl Can Make a Bad Man Good 1917 Will. J. Harris (words)
Sidney Phillips (sung by)
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Chin-Chin Chinaman 1917 Joe Goodwin (words)
Ballard MacDonald (words)
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Good-Bye, My Little Lady 1917 Joe Goodwin (words)
Hooligans Are Hooli Hooli Mad, The 1917
Indiana 1917 Ballard MacDonald (words)  wvicon.gif
My Little Lady 1917
Never Forget to Write Home 1917 Ballard Macdonald (words)
On the Land, on the Sea, in the Air 1917 Ballard Macdonald (words)
One Day in June 1917 Joe Goodwin (words)  wvicon.gif
Our Wedding Day 1917 Ballard MacDonald (words)
C.de Haven (sung by)
Flora Parker (sung by)
Sung in "His Little Widows"
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Ragtime Volunteers Are Off to War, The 1917 Ballard Macdonald (words)
Emma Carus (sung by)
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We'll Be There 1917
Dreaming of Home Sweet Home 1918 Ballard Macdonald (words)  wvicon.gif
Little Bit of Sunshine, A 1918 Ballard MacDonald (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
That's What Ireland Means to Me 1918 Joe Goodwin (words)  wvicon.gif
Three Wonderful Letters From Home 1918 Joe Goodwin (words)
Ballard MacDonald (words)
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Who Do You Love? (w&m) 1918
You Can't Run Around With a Lot of Little Girls 1918 Ballard MacDonald (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
Breeze - Blow My Baby Back to Me 1919 Ballard MacDonald (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
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I Wanna Go Back 1919 Joe Goodwin (words)
Just a Thought of You 1919 Joe Goodwin (words)
Rose of Washington Square 1919 Ballard MacDonald (words)
Fanny Brice (sung by)
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I'm a Lonesome Little Raindrop 1920 Murray Roth (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
F. Crumit (sung by)
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Love, Honor and O-Baby 1920 Joe Goodwin (words)
Murray Roth (words)
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My Dixie Rosary 1920 Wm. Tracey (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
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Sweet Little Stranger 1920 Geo. E Stoddard (words)
Harry L Cort (words)
There's a Vacant Chair at Home Sweet Home (w&m) 1920
Little Tin Soldier, the Little Rag Doll, The 1921  wvicon.gif
Nesting Time 1921 Walter Hirsch (words)  wvicon.gif
Second Hand Rose 1921 Grant Clarke (words)
Don't Stop Loving Me Now 1922 Joe Goodwin (words)
Murray Roth (words)
E. Cantor (sung by)
Gee! But I Hate to Go Home Alone 1922 Joe Goodwin (words)
Bernard &. Garry (sung by)
Marshall Montgomery (sung by)
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Lost a Wonderful Girl 1922 Benny Davis (words)
Brown &. Whitaker (sung by)
Dolly Kay (sung by)
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Mississippi Ripples (w&m) 1922 Mary Earl (co-author)  wvicon.gif
My Little Sea Shell Told Me So 1922 Helen Shipman (sung by)
Gold Digger, The (w&m) 1923  wvicon.gif
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How Ya Gonna Keep Your Mind on Dancing 1923 Lew Brown (words)  wvicon.gif
I've Got the Yes! We Have No Banana Blues (w&m) 1923 R.A. King (co-author)
Lew Brown (words)
Belle Baker (sung by)
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Stingo Stungo 1923 Lew Brown (words)  wvicon.gif
Any Way the Wind Blows 1924 Henry Creamer (words)
Adele Rowland (sung by)
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At the End of the Road 1924 Ballard MacDonald (words)  wvicon.gif
Glad 1924 Benny Davis (words)
Artie Mehlinger (sung by)
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Hello 'tucky! 1924 Joseph Meyer (co-author)
B. G De Sylva (words)
Shuffle Your Troubles Away 1924 Henry Creamer (words)
Waitin' Around 1924
Just a Cottage Small 1925 B. G. DeSylva (words)
John McCormack (sung by)
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Don't Forget 1926 B. G De Sylva (words)
Dreams For Sale 1926 Eddie Dowling (sung by)
Half a Moon (Is Better Than No Moon) (w&m) 1926 Eddie Dowling (sung by)
Little White House, The 1926 Eddie Dowling (words)
Nize Baby 1926 Ballard MacDonald (words)  wvicon.gif
No Foolin' 1926 G. Buck (words)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Heading For Harlem 1927 Eddie Dowling (words)
Honeymoon Lane 1927 Eddie Dowland (sung by)
Little Log Cabin of Dreams 1927 Eddie Dowling (words)  wvicon.gif
Mine 1927 B.G. DeSylva (words)  wvicon.gif
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Playground in the Sky 1927 Eddie Dowling (words)
Wherever You Are 1927
In the Evening (w&m) 1928 Eddie Dowling (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Does an Elephant Love Peanuts? 1929 James F. Hanley (words)
Sally O'Neil (sung by)
Jack Eagan (sung by)
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I'm So Tired of It All (w&m) 1929 Joe Candullo (sung by)  wvicon.gif
Sleepy Valley 1929 Andrew B. Sterling (words)
Edward Dowling (sung by)
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Sleepy Valley 1929 Andrew B. Sterling (words)  wvicon.gif
I'm in the Market For You 1930 Joseph McCarthy (words)  wvicon.gif
Just Like in a Story Book 1930 Joseph McCarthy (words)  wvicon.gif
Sing Song Girl 1930 Joseph McCarthy (words)  wvicon.gif
Song of My Heart 1930 Joseph McCarthy (words)
John McCormack (sung by)
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Welcome Home 1930 Ballard MacDonald (words)  wvicon.gif
Cute Little Things You Do, The (w&m) 1931  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Kiss Me Goodnight, Not Goodbye 1931 Jules Furthman (words)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Not Goodbye 1931
All the World Will Smile Again 1932 Arr. by May Singhi Breen
My World Begins and Ends With You (w&m) 1932  wvicon.gif
Someday, Sometime, Somewhere 1933 Karl Stark (co-author)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Autumn in New York 1934
Continental Honeymoon 1934
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Three Little Pigs (w&m) 1934  wvicon.gif
Twenty-Four Hours a Day 1935 Arthur Swanstrom (words)  wvicon.gif
Zing! Went the Strings of My Heart 1935  youtube15.jpg
Gotta Get Home 1939
You Forgot About Me 1940 Sammy Mysels (words)
Dick Robertson (words)
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg The Ragtime Volunteers Are Off To War 2:53 Borbee's Jass Orchestra J.F. Hanley 
youtube15.jpg Zing! Went the Strings of My Heart (1935) 2:56 Lew Stone & his Band J.F. Hanley 
youtube15.jpg I've Got The ''Yes! We Have No Bananas'' Blues 3:17 Belle Baker J.F. Hanley