Harry Ruby  (1895-1974)
Last updated: 27.04.22
According to the Internet source given below, Harry Ruby [Harry Rubenstein] was an American composer and screenwriter born in New York City,
He toured the vaudeville circuit as a pianist with the Bootblack Trio and the Messenger Boys Trio, until meeting lyricist Bert Kalmar. They were a successful song writing team over three decades.
He died in Woodland Hills, California.

Websites:
url15.gif Harry Ruby Biography by wikipedia.org.  
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif And He'd Say ''Oo-La-La Wee-Wee'' H. Ruby (music)
George Jessel (coauth.)
Piano Greer wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Come on and Play Wiz Me (1919) H. Ruby (music)
B. Kalmar (words)
E. Leslie (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Daddy Long Legs H. Ruby (music)
Sam M. Lewis (words)
J. Young (words)
Mary Pickford (perf.)
Piano, Voice Greer Pub.
pdf15.gif Daddy Long Legs (1919) H. Ruby (music)
Sam M. Lewis (words)
J. Young (words)
Mary Pickford (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif For the Two of Us H. Ruby (music)
E. Leslie (words)
Piano, Voice Kirk Pub.
pdf15.gif Hello, Wisconsin H. Ruby (music)
B. Kalmar (words)
E. Leslie (words)
Anna Chandler (perf.)
Piano, Voice Greer wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Oh! What a Time For the Girlies (1918) H. Ruby (music)
Sam M. Lewis (words)
J. Young (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif That's Worth Waiting For (1919) H. Ruby (music)
Sam M. Lewis (words)
J. Young (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif What'll We Do on a Saturday Night (1919) H. Ruby (music) Piano IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif When Those Sweet Hawaiian Babies Roll Their Eyes H. Ruby (music)
E. Leslie (words)
E. Cantor (perf.)
Piano, Voice Greer wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 65 works by Harry Ruby (1895-1974). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Greatest Battle Song of All, The 1916 Al Friend (words)
Sam Downing (words)
Dorothy Herman (perf.)
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Hello, Wisconsin 1917 Bert Kalmar (words)
Edgar Leslie (words)
Anna Chandler (perf.)
S. Tucker (perf.)
 Pub.
When Those Sweet Hawaiian Babies Roll Their Eyes 1917 Edgar Leslie (words)
Clara Howard (perf.)
Jimmy Hussey (perf.)
Billy Worsley (perf.)
E. Cantor (perf.)
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Come On Papa 1918 Edgar Leslie (co-author)
Dixieland Volunteers, The 1918 Edgar Leslie (words)
For the Two of Us 1918 Edgar Leslie (words)
Horace Wright (perf.)
Rene Dietrich (perf.)
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Girls of France 1918 Edgar Leslie (words)
Alfred Bryan (words)
I'll Be Over Your Way in the Mornin' Bill 1918 Harry Ruby (words)  Pub.
Oh! What a Time For the Girlies 1918 Sam M. Lewis (words)
Joe Young (words)
 Pub.
You Keep Sending 'em Over and We'll Keep Knocking 'em Down 1918 Sidney D. Mitchell (words)  Pub.
And He'd Say ''Oo-La-La Wee-Wee'' 1919 George Jessel (co-author)  Pub.
Come on and Play Wiz Me 1919 Bert Kalmar (words)
Edgar Leslie (words)
 Pub.
Daddy Long Legs 1919 Sam M. Lewis (words)
Joe Young (words)
Mary Pickford (perf.)
 Pub.
Hoodlum, The 1919 Sam M. Lewis (words)
Joe Young (words)
 Pub.
That's Worth Waiting For 1919 Sam M. Lewis (words)
Joe Young (words)
 Pub.
What'll We Do on a Saturday Night 1919  Pub.
I'm a Vamp From East Broadway 1920 Bert Kalmar (words)
I. Berlin (words)
So Long, Oo-Long 1920 Bert Kalmar (words)
Timbucktoo 1920 Bert Kalmar (words)
My Sunny Tennessee 1921 Bert Kalmar (words)  youtube15.jpg
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
She's Mine, All Mine! 1921 Bert Kalmar (words)
Snoops the Lawyer 1921 Bert Kalmar (words)
Beautiful Girls 1922 Bert Kalmar (words)
Down in Maryland 1922 Bert Kalmar (words)
I Gave You Up Just Before You Threw Me Down 1922 F.E. Ahlert (words)
Bert Kalmar (words)
Pick Me Up and Lay Me Down (In Dear Old Dixieland) 1922 Bert Kalmar (words)
Happy Ending 1923 Bert Kalmar (words)
I Like a Big Town 1923 Bert Kalmar (words)
It Was Meant to Be 1923 Bert Kalmar (words)
Tenth Interval Rag 1924  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
All Alone Monday 1926 Bert Kalmar (words)  wvicon.gif
Ramblers, The 1926 Bobby Clark (perf.)
Paul McCullough (perf.)
We Won't Charleston 1926 Bobby Clark (perf.)
Paul McCullough (perf.)
Dancing the Devil Away 1927 Mary Eaton (perf.)
Five O'Clock Girl, The 1927 Mary Eaton (perf.)
Same Old Moon, The 1927 Bert Kalmar (words)
Otto Harbach (words)
Thinking of You 1927 Bert Kalmar (words)
Mary Eaton (perf.)
 Pub.
Up in the Clouds 1927 Bert Kalmar (words)
Who Did - You Did! 1927
I Wanna Be Loved by You 1928 Herbert Stothart (words)
Bert Kalmar (words)
Helen Kane (perf.)
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Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Watching the Clouds Roll By 1928 Bert Kalmar (words)
I Love You So Much 1930 Bert Kalmar (words)
Dorothy Lee (perf.)
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Keep Your Undershirt On 1930 Bert Kalmar (words)
Three Little Words 1930 Bert Kalmar (words)
What Would I Care? 1930 Bert Kalmar (words)
Wherever You Are 1930 B. Kalmar (words)  Pub.
I'm Happy When You're Jealous 1931 Bert Kalmar (words)  wvicon.gif
I'm So Afraid of You 1931 Bert Kalmar (words)
Nevertheless 1931 Bert Kalmar (words)
Everyone Says ''I Love You'' 1932 Bert Kalmar (words)  wvicon.gif
Get a Little Fun Out of Life (w&m) 1932 Bert Kalmar (co-author)
E. Cantor (perf.)
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Look What You've Done 1932 Harry Akst (words)
Bert Kalmar (words)
Irving Caesar (words)
What a Perfect Combination 1932 Harry Akst (words)
Bert Kalmar (words)
Irving Caesar (words)
Keep on Doin' What You're Doin' 1933 Bert Kalmar (words)
Tired of It All 1933 Bert Kalmar (words)
One Little Kiss 1935 Bert Kalmar (words)
Moon Is in the Sky 1936 Bert Kalmar (words)
When You Dream About Hawaii 1937 Bert Kalmar (words)
Sid Silvers (words)
Bing Crosby (perf.)
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Ain't Cha Comin' Out? 1939
Only When You're in My Arms 1939 Bert Kalmar (words)
Conrad (words)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Cigarettes 1941
Do You Love Me (w&m) 1946 Maureen O'Hara (perf.)
Dick Haymes (perf.)
Harry James (perf.)
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Egg and I, The 1947 Harry Akst (words)
Bert Kalmar (words)
Al Jolson (words)
Moonlight on the Meadow 1948  youtube15.jpg
When Ragtime Rufus Rags the Humoresque ?
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg I Wanna Be Loved by You 2:50 Helen Kane
youtube15.jpg Moonlight on the Meadow 2:13 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg My Sunny Tennessee 2:18 Banta & Hess
youtube15.jpg Tenth Interval Rag 2:46 Ragtime Dorian Henry