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6.88 Female, Widowed, 55-64yrs, Hysteria, Physical illness or invalidism, May 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/6

Scope and Contents

"Artful old lady, plausible and cute, a cracker, hypocritical, always a Bible in hand on Sundays, always dying. "Hazy". Siblings all dead. Husband died many years ago, a signalman. One son killed in the war. Dr confirms - softness and TB. [Male informant] says they are all simple. Mother has pernicious anaemia. They are all touched with simplicity."
Children: 6.85, 6.89


  • Other: May 1947

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