Archive for May, 2009


May 25th, 2009

Letter from the 28th September 1948

Dear Sir

In reply to your letter of the 25th instant it is confirmed that no further accounts will be forwarded in respect of your sister’s maintenance.

With the coming into force of the National Health Service Act on the 5th July she became a “Health Service” patient, and as such there will be no charge for her maintenance

Yours Faithfully

Secretary and Steward


May 4th, 2009

Cardiff City Mental Hospital
(Asylum for the County Borough of Cardiff)

Lady dispenser required (single), must hold certificate of The Pharmaceutical Society. Salary £80 per annum, with dinner daily. Particulars of duties contained in the form of application, forwarded by the undersigned on receipt of a stamped addressed foolscap envelope.
The Medical Superintendent
Cardiff Mental Hospital,
Whitchurch, near Cardiff

From the Pharmaceutical Journal  9th January and 23rd January 1909