Frank Dailey was most well-known because he owned the famous Meadowbrook from 1931-1956. He was born in 1901 in Bloomfield, NJ. His career lasted from the 1920s -1950s. Frank Dailey played the violin and led several orchestras like the Stop-and-Go Orchestra. The first nationwide telecast of dance music was held at the club in Cedar Grove. Dailey appeared on television’s "Music at the Meadowbrook" from 1953 - 1956. It was an hour long program featuring big band music. He died in 1956 in Montclair, NJ. This very fine 1935 recording features vocalist Howard Du Lany.