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22.8 Male, Married, 55-64 yrs, Alcoholism, January 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/21

Scope and Contents

'This man has not worked for many years - said to suffer from stomach trouble, not fond of work, lazy and easy going " a horror", makes you feel creepy, "great big slouching brute". Drinks and beats his family. Used to be a hedger or a drainer, never a conscientious worker. Fond of gardening. Nurse says this man is a bully. House filthy, three rooms. Dr says this man is a chronic asthmatic and bronchitic. [Female informant] just a rotten man, drinks. Incomer.'

Relatives in survey: children 22.10, 22.9


  • Other: January 1946

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