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[Emblem of Crown]

Exalted Deputy Guardian

Sepahsalar Imperial College


Date: 4/6/1326 [27 August 1947]


Dear respected friend,


I beseech God to keep you safe. The enclosed letter is written and submitted on behalf of the associations, tradesmen and businessmen of Karaj to the Honourable Ashraf[1], and also is brought to your attention. For the [general] safety and security, please [issue an] order as you deem necessary, to the head of the district and the police force of Karaj. Please send me the answer to be conveyed to them.


Long live days of friendship.


Javad al-Hasani al-Hoseini



[Handwritten Note 1:] Mr. Dabiran, there is an enclosure, please direct them to review the enclosures and act and provide a response to Mr. Zahirol-Islam.

[Handwritten Note 2:] Urgent, enclosure, 5 Shahrivar 1326 [28 August 1947]






[1] [Ashraf means “The Most Noble”, it is the title of Prime Minister Ahmad Ghavam; it was given to him by Iranian shah, Mohammad-Reza Pahlavi].