Man in miniksirt sent for psychiatric treatment

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Material Information

Title:
Man in miniksirt sent for psychiatric treatment
Abbreviated Title:
(Guyana Graphic January 16, 1968)
Physical Description:
Scanned iamge of newspaper section
Language:
English
Publisher:
Guyana Chronicle "Tales from Way Back When, Clifford Stanely"
Place of Publication:
Guyana
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Caribbean Area   ( lcsh )

Notes

Abstract:
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General Note:
A YOUNG man, Compton Bowen of Bagotsville, West Bank Demerara, who was found wearing a miniskirt on Sunday was yesterday ordered to be sent to the Georgetown Hospital for psychiatric treatment. The order was made by Magistrate Aubrey Bishop when Bowen pleaded guilty to a charge of wearing female clothing for an improper purpose. The prosecutor, Sergeant Charles said that the Police were on patrol on Sunday morning. when they saw Bowen strolling along Water Street wearing a miniskirt and carrying a wallet. The prosecutor said that Bowen was twisting his waist from side to side like a female.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Caribbean IRN
Holding Location:
Caribbean IRN
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the source institution.
System ID:
AA00015241:00001