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24.12 Female, Single, 35-44 yrs, Psychopathic personality, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23

Scope and Contents

'Immoral woman, ? stealing. [Female informant] says she is a wild character. Was working in the laundry. Mother said to be a well known prositute. Father said to have gone to pieces after separation, whereabouts unknown. 6 children to all different fathers. Has one room for herself and the children and clients. Fairly clean. Minister says she is soft but bright to speak to, shrewd, no shame. Children are all right.'

Relatives in survey: Children 24.11, 24.10


  • Other: July 1947

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