Lyricist most widely known for On the nice Ship Lollipop and I’M GOING TO BE Happy. He was acknowledged with initial using the word “stone” in 1934. He performed being a dancer in vaudeville and composed the first complete film rating for Street Female from 1929. He was inducted in to the Songwriters Hall of Popularity in 1970. He wedded Myrtle Hammerstad. His tune Please Don’t DISCUSS Me When I’m Eliminated was found in the traditional 1955 animated brief One Froggy Evening aimed by Chuck Jones.