All that can presently (May 2013) be gleaned about by internet searching is that E.A. Windell is the one-off composer of The Pirate Rag (1904).
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Ragtime Music CDs:
David Thomas Roberts
Folk Ragtime 1899-1914
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 1 work by E.A. Windell.
It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.