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Ministry of Education

Municipal Departments of Education

[Number: M/12000/180

Date: 12 Mordad 1323 [3 August 1944]]

Confidential

Direct.

 

Ministry of Education, Shahroud

A copy of telegram number 40, dated 4 Mordad 1323 [26 July 1944], which has been signed by a number of people in Shahroud who claim that a number of government employees have organized a club with the name of “Baha’i,” is hereby enclosed.  Please investigate the matter and report on it. In case any of the employees of the Ministry of Education interfere in such affairs, provide us with a list of their names along with each one’s situation and your opinion about them.

Representative of the Ministry of Justice, Mohammad Vahid

 

[Handwritten note 1:] A copy is being sent to the Office of the Prime Minister for their information.  Representative of the Ministry of Education, Mohammad Vahid [Signature: Mohammad Vahid]

[Handwritten note 2:] Please file away for now.  A separate order has been issued regarding this matter. 21 Mordad 1323 [12 August 1944]

[Handwritten note 3:] Number: 1011, 22 Mordad 1323 [13 August 1944]