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24.8 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Dull and backward, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23

Scope and Contents

'Backward boy, lisps. His sister is bright. He may not pass the control exam. Father a labourer. Mother a wee bit soft, will not let her children go to the school doctor. Clean house. Nurse confirms: Mother is "temperish" and against the doctor and nurse. Minister thinks he is OK. Smart enough, queer. Mother has improved with a new house.'

Relatives in survey: Mother 24.9


  • Other: July 1947

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