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21.5 Female, Married, 45-54 yrs, Hysteria, April 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/20

Scope and Contents

"This woman suffers from anxiety - takes epileptiform turns when there are people about - falls and hurts herself. Definitely not epileptic. "Awful tongue", frequent quarrels with neighbours, used to have rows with her aunt every day. House tolerably clean. Housing: 3 rooms for 6, clean. Family is a dressy, showy one. Family relationships inharmonious - much quarrelling. [Husband] is a bumptious man, the children all glib and stuckup, have a very strong clan feeling and stick by each other. [Female informant] says she is highly strung, careless, not very clean, quicktempered. Not a good home, very unstable."


  • Other: April 1945

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