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Ethel Clara Basil Jayne, C.B.E., a noted industrial manager.
1874 Born in Crickhowell
1901 Laundry manageress, visiting Earls Court at the time of the census
Had a network of Little Laundries
1916 Awarded CBE
WWI Served in French Red Cross.
1939 Laundry Director, farming small holding and stud farm, munition works welfare supervisor (retired), lived in Bricket Wood
1940 Died in Bricket Wood, Herts
1973 Detailed article about E. C. B. Jayne and the Laundries.