honourable Society of Cymmrodorion FOR THE ENCOURAGEMENT OF Literature, Science, and Art as connected with Wales. FOUNDED 1751. SIR HAROLD IDRIS BELL, C.B., O.B.E., F.B.A., LL.D., D.LITT. The Right Honourable LORD CLWYD. The Most Rev. THE ARCHBISHOP OF CARDIFF, D.D. The Right Honourable THE EARL OF LISBURNE:. The Right Honourable VISCOUNT CAMROSE. The Right Honourable Viscount KEMSLEY. The Right Honourable Viscount SIMON, G.C.V.O., G.C.S.I., D.C.L., LL.D. The Right Honourable VISCOUNT TREDEGAR. The Right Honourable LORD ABERDARE, C.B.E. The Right Honourable LORD CLWYD. The Right Honourable LORD DYNEVOR. The Right Honourable LORD HARLECH, K.G., G.C.M.G., D.C.L. The Right Honourable LORD LLEWELLIN, C.B.E. The Right Honourable LORD MOSTYN. The Right Rev. THE LORD BISHOP OF ST. DAVIDS, D.D. The Right Rev. THE LORD BISHOP OF SWANSEA AND BRECON, D.D. The Most Rev. Archbishop DAVID MATHEW, M.A., LITT.D., F.S.A. The Right Honourable CLEMENT DAVIES, K.C., M.P. The Right Honourable GWILYM LLOYD GEORGE. The Right Honourable JAMES GRIFFITHS, M.F. THE CHANCELLOR, UNIVERSITY OF WALES. THE VICE-CHANCELLOR, UNIVERSITY OF WALES. THE VICE-CHANCELLOR, UNIVERSITY OF YALE, U.S.A. SIR EVAN M. JENKINS, K.C.I.E., C.S.I. SIR FREDERICK ROWLAND, F.C.A. (The Rt. Hon. The Lord Mayor of London). SIR GEORGE FOSSETT ROBERTS, C.B., O.B.E., D.C.L., LL.D., J.P. SIR WYNN P. WHELDON, D.S.O., M.A., LL.D. (Chairman). SIR JOHN CECIL-WILLIAMS, M.A., LL.D. (Hon. Secretary) SIR William LL. Davies, M.A., LL.D. Sir IFAN AB O. EDWARDS, M.A. Professor J. GORONWY EDWARDS, F.B.A., M.A., D.LITT. D. L. EVANS, O.B.E., B.A., D.LITT. Principal IFOR L. EVANS, M.A. Miss JANET EVANS. Professor IDRIS L. FOSTER, M.A. LL. WYN GRIFFITH, O.B.E., D.LITT. (Hon. Editor). Professor W. J. GRUFFYDD, M.A., D.LITT., M.P. EDWARD JAMES, F.J.J., J.P. HOWELL E. JAMES, C.B.E. Professor R. T. JENKINS, M.A., D.LITT. M. E. P. MORGAN, F.C.A., and F. WYNN JONES FOR THE YEAR 1951 THE Parton HIS MAJESTY THE KING President Past President Pice-Presidents Sir ROBERT WILLIAMS WYNN, K.C.B., D.S.O. The Right Rev. THE LORD Bishop OF BANGOR. PRINCIPAL D. EMRYS EVANS, M.A., B.LITT. Sir W. GOSCOMBE JOHN, R.A., LL.D. SIR ARCHIBALD ROWLANDS, G.C.B., M.B.E Air Vice-Marshal SIR HUGH PUGHE LLOYD,, K.B.E. C.B., D.F.C. The Hon. Sir JOHN W. MORRIS, C.B.E., M.c. Surgeon Rear-Admiral Sir R. ALUN ROWLANDS, K.B.E., M.D., F.R.C.P. SIR PERCY E. THOMAS, K.B., O.B.E., LL.D., P.P.R.B.A. The Honourable JOSEPH E. Davies, B.L., LL.D. (Washington, U.S.A.). His Honour JUDGE ERNEST EVANS. D. R. HUGHES, M.A. E. MORGAN HUMPHREYS, M.A. AUGUSTUS JOHN, O.M., R.A., P.R.C.A., LL.D. G. CLEATON JONES (South Africa). J. CHARLES JONES, A.M.I.E.E. THOMAS JONES, C.H., M.A., LL.D. Wing Commander LLEWELYN JONES, M.A., LL.M. (Melbourne, Australia). Rev. CANON MAURICE JONES, D.D. R. O. JONES. Rev. H. ELVET LEWIS, C.H., D.D., LL.D., M.A. T. E. Morris, M.A., LL.M. Mrs. D. RHYS-ROBERTS. D. ROWLAND THOMAS, K.C. SIR IFOR WILLIAMS, F.B.A., D.LITT. J. IORWERTH WILLIAMS, M.A., LL.B. SIR WYNNE CEMLYN JONES. Professor E. ERNEST HUGHES, M.A. L. N. VINCENT EVANS, C.B. Council A. Rocyn JONES, F.R.C.S. Sir WILLIAM JONES, C.B.E. E. O. LEWIS, M.A., D.SC., M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P. T. ARNOLD LEWIS (Hon. Treasurer). H. V. LLOYD-JONES, K.C. R. HOPKIN MORRIS, K.C., A. B. OLDFIELD-DAVIES, M.A. Rev. D. S. OWEN, B.A. LEONARD OWEN, C.I.E., M.A. Professor SIR DAVID HUGHES PARRY, M.A., LL.D. Professor T. H. PARRY-WILLIAMS, M.A., D.LITT., PH.D. ROBERT RICHARDS, M.A., M.P., F.S.A. T. D. SLINGSBY-JENKINS, J.P. SIR BEN BOWEN THOMAS, M.A. W. JENKYN THOMAS, M.A. Professor GWYN WILLIAMS, D.SC., PH.D. Nonorary Auditors Sonorary SIR JOHN CECIL-WILLIAMS, M.A., LL.D. Nonorary Editor LL. WYN GRIFFITH, O.B.E., D.LITT.