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[Personal information has been redacted.]




Ministry of Post, Telegraph, and Telephone


Telegram: From Najafabad to Tehran

Recipient: Hokmi

Number: 603

Date: 28 Mehr 1330 [21 October 1951]


Najafabad, 28 Mehr 1330 [21 October 1951]: This morning, a large group of Najafabad residents closed their shops and occupied the building of the Telegraph Office. They sent various cables to Ayatollah Kashani and related authorities expressing their disgust towards the Baha’is.  They will remain in the building until they hear from the ayatollah and others.


[Stamp:] Telegraph Office of Tehran  


[Handwritten Note 1:] Police Force, 29 Mehr [22 October]

[Handwritten Note 2:] Stamp: Recorded in the ledger of the Ministry of the Interior, number: 50241, date: 29 Mehr 1330 [22 October 1951]

[Handwritten Note 3:] City Division, 1 Aban [24 October]

[Handwritten Note 4:]: Archives, A cable was sent yesterday

[Handwritten Note 5:] number N/17769 – 1 Aban 1330 [24 October 1951]

[Handwritten Note 6:] To be archived.  A notification cable was received from the provincial governorate. 5 Aban 1330 [28 October 1951]