Murray The Hump

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2001090820011207

Former Plaid Cymru leader Dafydd Wigley explores the fascinating life of one of his ancestors, Llywelyn Morris Humphreys, named by the FBI as one of the top five gangsters of the 20th century. Nicknamed Murray the Hump, or Murray the Camel, he rose through the ranks of the mob in Chicago to become second-in-command to Al Capone and, after Capone's imprisonment, the Chiago Crime Commission's Public Enemy No 1.

2001090820011207

Former Plaid Cymru leader Dafydd Wigley explores the fascinating life of one of his ancestors, Llywelyn Morris Humphreys, named by the FBI as one of the top five gangsters of the 20th century. Nicknamed Murray the Hump, or Murray the Camel, he rose through the ranks of the mob in Chicago to become second-in-command to Al Capone and, after Capone's imprisonment, the Chiago Crime Commission's Public Enemy No 1.