The following case came under my observation during 1907 and 1908, and, as it showed such a variety of mental conditions, I thought it of sufficient interest to report:
—M. S., female, aged 33, single, born in Austria, was a domestic with common school education. Maternal and paternal grandparents lived to be over 70 years old. Mother and father are healthy and there is no history of alcoholic excesses, cancer, tuberculosis, paralysis, insanity or nervous diseases in the family. One brother had infantile convulsions but has been in perfect health since.
—M. S. was the second of four children, the rest of whom are in good health. Mother was 26 and father 24 years old at the time of patient's birth. Mother had a severe attack