[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

 

Date: 16 Esfand 1322 [7 March 1944]

Number: 7874

Attachment: -----

 

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Ministry of the Interior

Department of Political Affairs & Passport

Office: -----

 

Confidential and Urgent

Ministry of Posts, [Telephone and] Telegraph

The inspector dispatched to Abadeh reports in code that the head of the Telegraph Office, who has been in charge of Abadeh’s office for the last five years, in order to disrupt the election affairs, incites the Baha’is through his local influence, and if he is not replaced immediately, there is a fear of disorder in local affairs. This information is for the knowledge of that Ministry, to have more investigations done about the mentioned person.

Minister of the Interior

 

[Handwritten note at the bottom of the letter]

Take necessary action as required and report the results.

[Signature]