Date: 21 Apr 1947
The body of a newly-born child was found in the Littlewoods Department Store in Piccadilly, Manchester.
A cafe cashier at the store said that she saw a woman carrying a brown paper parcel which was later found in another part of the store and which was found to contain the body of the child and was able to give a description of the woman to the police.
An open verdict was returned.
Manchester Evening News - Monday 21 April 1947