Elsie Janis  (1889-1956)
Last updated: 17.10.18
According to the Internet source given below, Elsie Janis was an American singer, songwriter, actress, and screenwriter. Entertaining the troops during World War I immortalized her as "The Sweetheart of the AEF" (American Expeditionary Force). Of ragtime interest is her Anti Rag-Time Girl (1913).


 
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 6 works by Elsie Janis (1889-1956). 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 Rather Love What I Cannot Have 1911 Words & Music by Janis  wvicon.gif
Fo De Lawd's Sake, Play a Waltz 1912 Words & Music by Janis  wvicon.gif
Anti Rag-Time Girl 1913 Words & Music by Janis  wvicon.gif
I've Waited All My Life 1922 Words & Music by Janis  wvicon.gif
Anytime's the Time to Fall in Love 1930 Jack King  wvicon.gif
Oh, Give Me Time for Tenderness ? E. Goulding