Enid Hutchinson: Tape Four

Scope and Content

Hutchinson became Housing Officer in Taunton, Devon. Move to Willesden, London as Assistant Housing Manager. Forced dismissal re marriage. Took position in Spanish Press Agency. Talks about husband; birth of son; inevitability of war; establishment of Penguin Books. The Left Book Club. Discusses early married life; war work. Took low paid position with Assistance Board in Guildford re evacuees. Move to job in Reading: Local Welfare Officer for Ministry of Labour - details of provisions for workers.