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20.33 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Maladjusted child, November 1946

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/19

Scope and Contents

'[Female teacher] thought this boy was going to be defective but he turned out to be quite bright. A queer, moody, aggravating child - would take difficult turns, often before he was ill. Used to giggle and laugh for no reason. Had a defeatist attitude. Could be difficult. Father a shepherd, mother in her late 30's, had an illegitimate daughter before marriage, very clever girl. Very good home conditions, clean, not overcrowded, harmonious. PC - all pretty dull but nothing wrong with them. Cousin is MD.'

Dates

  • Other: November 1946

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Extent

2 Sheets

Repository Details

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