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24.37 Female, Single, 15-24 yrs, Epilepsy, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23

Scope and Contents

'Very backward girl, especially at arithmetic [male informant]. Nurse said she was dull and backward and had fits, had consulted a brain specialist. [Female informant] describes it as "paralysis of the stomach" - was never much at school, had a visiting teacher. Now just at home, nice girl. Father, farm tenant, very quiet and reticent. Mother, normal and capable. Sister, precocious. Good home conditions, harmonious. Minister "problem chid in a psychic sense, has an inverted brain, thinks backwards".'


  • Other: July 1947

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