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11.55 Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, Schizophrenia, November 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/10

Scope and Contents

"This woman was queer for a time - said her husband hammered her but there was no sign of it; was thought to be going off her head. Doctor was there a lot, some awful rows at night. Has now been quiet for a long time. Is said to come from a queer family. Husband a quarry worker, a gem. [Male informant] confirms - hysterical, neurotic, worrying, very vivid imagination. Clean house, not overcrowded."

Relatives in survey: child 11.56

Relatives in survey: Husband


  • Other: November 1945

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