Bert Kalmar  (1884-1947)
Last updated: 07.04.21
According to the Internet source given below, Bert Kalmar (born in New York) was an American vaudeville magician, comedian, dancer before becoming a lyricist and publisher.
He collaborated with Harry Puck both in song writing and publishing forming Kalmar & Puck Music Co. Inc. They were joined by Maurice Abrahams to form Kalmar, Puck & Abrahams.
He also teamed with Harry Ruby.. Kalmar was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.
He died in Los Angeles, California.

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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 39 works by Bert Kalmar (1884-1947). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
I Want a Ragtime Bungalow (w&m) 1913 Beck Weber (sung by)
Frazer (sung by)
My Parcel Post Man 1913 Harry Puck (words)  wvicon.gif
How Sorry You'll Be/ Wait'll You See 1919 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Mister Sun Man Roll the Clouds Away 1919 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Wait'll You See How Sorry You'll Be 1919 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Look What You've Done With Your Dog-Gone Dangerous Eyes 1920 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
So Long! Oo-Long 1920 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
Timbucktoo 1920 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Angels 1921 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
In My Heart - on My Mind - All Day Long 1921 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
My Sunny Tennessee 1921 Harry Ruby (words)
Herman Ruby (words)
E. Cantor (sung by)
Pick Me Up and Lay Me Down (w&m) 1921 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
Rebecca 1921 Harry Ruby (co-author)
E. Cantor (sung by)
She's Mine, All Mine! 1921 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Down in Maryland 1922 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down 1922 Harry Ruby (words)
Fred E. Ahlert (words)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
In My Home Town 1922 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Pick Me Up and Lay Me Down in Dear Old Dixieland 1922 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
Waikiki, I Hear You Calling Me 1922 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Cry Baby 1923
Hotsy Totsy Town 1923 Harry Ruby (co-author)
M.K. Jerome (co-author)
I Like a Big Town, I Like a Small Town 1923
Left All Alone With the Blues 1923 Harry Ruby (co-author)
Lou Handman (co-author)
Bert Kalmar (words)
Harry Ruby (words)
Lou Handman (words)
Look For the Happy Ending 1923
No Other Girl 1923 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Laff It Off! 1924 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
Baby Looks Like Me, The 1925 Henry B Murtagh (co-author)
Harry Ruby (co-author)
Sweeter Than You 1926
You Flew Away From the Nest 1926 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
You Smile at Me 1926 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Just a Little Glimpse of Paradise 1929 Harry Ruby (words)
Harry Warren (words)
I'm So Afraid of You 1930 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Three Little Words 1930 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
Nevertheless 1931 Harry Ruby (words)  wvicon.gif
Keep on Doin' What You're Doin' 1933 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Keep Romance Alive 1933 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Tired of It All 1933 Harry Ruby (co-author)
Wheeler &. Woolsey (sung by)
Ruth Etting (sung by)
Cabin on the Hilltop 1936 Harry Ruby (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Kiss to Build a Dream On, A 1951 Oscar Hammerstein (co-author)
Harry Ruby (words)