1960s.  Dai Francis (1911-1981), born in Onllwyn, and notable Communist leader of the South Wales NUM is pictured second right.  His son Hywel was instrumental in the creation of the South Wales Miners’ Library at the University of Swansea and became MP for the Abervaon constituency.  Source: WT Davies, Now and Then series.

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