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24.48 Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, Psychopathic personality, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23

Scope and Contents

'[Female informant] describes her as a bad bitch. PAO confirms: Hypochondrial and nervy. No PA. Nurse confirms, fond of life and gallivanting, keen on money, worldly. Keeps a fairly clean house. PC confirms. Difficult, quarrelsome and a mischief maker. Spends most of her time on the buses. Children dirty and neglected, are allowed to stay out late. Minister: excitable. They live in a careless fashion, and he hopes they will leave. Husband is nice. Children are too bright.'

Relatives in survey: Children 24.49, 24.50, 24.51


  • Other: July 1947

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