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Quotation by Aneurin Bevan
Poor fellow, he suffers from files.
Aneurin Bevan (1897–1960), British Labour politician. Quoted in Michael Foot, Aneurin Bevan, vol. 1, ch. 5 (1962).
referring to the administrator and trade unionist Sir Walter Citrine. Citrine, Foot claimed, had a "card-index mind."
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