Harry Puck  (1891-1964)
Last updated: 07.08.18
According to the Internet source given below, Harry Puck was variously a vaudeville performer, composer and publisher of popular music. Born in Brooklyn, New York he commenced his career aged just some seven years with his sister Eva as a brother/sister vaudeville act known as the Two Pucks from about 1898 until his sister's marriage in 1911. During this period they were featured artists on numerous song sheets, several by Harry von Tilzer . Between 1913 and 1918 Harry Puck was involved mostly with song writing and publishing. When Eva returned to the stage, they worked briefly together as a vaudeville act before pursuing solo careers on Broadway musical stage. In his later years, Harry worked for the Shubert brothers in New York as well as Paramount Pictures in Hollywood. Of his songs he probably best remembered for his My Parcel Post Man (1913) when the US Post Office inaugurated its parcel post service. Of ragtime interest is his The Foot-Warmer (1914). He performed in a number of Broadway shows including Tangerine (1921), Lollipop (1924). Twinkle Twinkle (1926) and Three Little Girls (1930). He died in Metuchen, New Jersey.

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DBE946 The Foot Warmer (1914) - One Step or Two Step
T/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B), approx. 5¼ mins.
1-2 days
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sm15.gif The Foot Warmer (1914) T/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 17 works by Harry Puck (1891-1964). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

Loving Eyes (1907) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Puck Co-Author: Geo. W. Meyer
California and You (1914) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
Everybody Snap Your Fingers With Me (1913)
The Foot Warmer (1914) wvicon.gif
Kiss Me Like You've Never Been Kissed Before (1913)
On Ranch 101 (1914) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ballard MacDonald
My Hidden Treasure (1913) wvicon.gif
They Don't Hesitate Any More (1914)
My Parcel Post Man (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: Bert Kalman
Dancing 'neath the Irish Moon (1915)
Words by: Ballard MacDonald
Over the Garden Wall (1913)
Killaloo (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: Stanley Murphy
That's Why I Never Go Home (1913)
Johnny Get a Girl (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Stanley Murphy
When the Silver Threads Were Not Among the Gold (1913)
Words by: Bert Kalmar
It Took a Small Town Girl Like You (?) wvicon.gif
Words by: Dave Berg, Stanley Murphy
Where Did You Get That Girl ? (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: Bert Kalmar