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42.13 Female, Single, 25-34 yrs, Psychopathic personality, High grade mental defective, February 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/39

Scope and Contents

"This woman is an out and out prostitute, loose, has three illegitimate children, is syphilitic. Filthy, they sleep five in a bed. Nurse confirms. The children are poor wee things but it is too early to decide about their mental condition. She is having an affair. There are eight children and four adults in two rooms, filthy."

Relatives in survey: sister 42.10


  • Other: February 1947

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