[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM Persian]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets.]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]

 

[Newspaper:] Ettehad-e Melli

[Date:] 26 Ordibehesht 1334 [17 May 1955]

[Issue No.:] 366]

 

Have they been dissuaded?

There have been lots of speculations that the Squibb Company, which had intended to start a penicillin production factory in Iran, due to some considerations, has dismissed the idea. It was also announced that the famous Ford Company, which was planning to establish an automobile plant in Iran, has given up this idea. Clearly, these thoughts are in the stage of speculation.