What to Do with Habitual Drunk, Margaret Casey, 14 years old? | John F. Wake

Young Margaret Casey had been in trouble all her very short life. Assaults, fighting, disorderly conduct and this before she was ten years of age in 1881! After ten, she appeared in Cardiff town courts  on four occasions and was given a wide range of sentences all designed to assist her well-being, including corporal punishment. […]