:: Title :: Interview with Gomer Williams about a child worker's schedule
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Thomas, Thomas [vocal]
Williams, Gomer [vocal]
:: Setting :: The Miner's Club
:: Location :: Treorchy (Glamorganshire), Unspecified (Wales) (Wales)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Wales
:: Session :: Treorchy II 12/53
:: Date :: 12/8/1953
:: Reference Information :: T3358.0, Track 3 (00:02:07)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Interviews with and songs sung by former miners at the Miner's Club in Treorchy. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Gomer Williams tells Alan about eagerly starting to work as a child, going to work on Monday morning and "wouldn't see daylight till Saturday." He had to attend chapel on Sunday nights, singing school on Thursday. He recalls going to the opera house some Saturday nights, where he would see productions like "The Vagabond King." [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: England 1951-1958

 

 

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