This History of the YMCA in of thanks by the Council to
Wales would not be complete without an expression the following:
Dr. Alun Oldfield Davies, C to this hook.
.B.E., M.A., for so kindly writing the Preface
To Mr. Pate's son, Mr. Vinc A. K. Stafford for their me manuscript.
ent S. Pate, B.A., and to Mr. Glyn Jacob and Mr ticulous work in checking and correcting the
To Mrs. M. J. May and Mrs. document.
E.D. Williams for their assistance in typing the
Finally, to the National Associations in Wales for a documents and papers during
Council of YMCAs in London and to Local llowing Mr. W. J. Pate free access to historical his many hours of research.