Son of raretunes artist Walter Dale who was active from the 1930s onwards. As a youth the worked in New York with the famous Logan family of variety artists.
Cartoon from Glasgow Programme, 1904.
A person communication from Buddy Logan c. 1982 noted “1930s went to New York with Logan Family sponsored by Bill Marshall, painter and decorator who inherited money… he [Dale] fell out with the family and on his return c. 1937 joined Douglas, Dex and Dale (piano, sax and concertina) which had some success on the Scottish circuit.”
Music by Lou Adler. From 78 rpm record Sterno 552 matrix S1000.