[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:] Khandaniha

[Date:] 17 Tir 1334 [9 July 1955]

[Issue No.:] 84

 

The prevailing rumours in the past few days indicate that the government—[in preparation for] the reforms that it is intending to launch—has prepared about two hundred orders to be issued by the heads of government departments and companies within the next two weeks.

On the other hand, influenced by the clergy’s suggestions, the government apparently intends to dismiss the employees who have written “Baha’i” as their religion in their job applications.