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Governor of Isfahan

Number: 432

Date: 2 Khordad 1323 [23 May 1944]

[Subject:] Copy of the letter of the Governorate of Shahreza


Care of the kindness of Mr. Mahdavi,

Messrs: Sheykh Mohammad-Hadi Farzaneh, Mirza Mohammad-Khalil the Friday Prayer Leader, Haj Mirza Fazlollah Hejazi, Seradjad-Din Hedayat, Haj Ali Nazem, Haj Mohammad-Karim Na‘im and others

In response to the descriptive letter of 1 Khordad 1323 [22 May 1944], it is stated that: “Regarding this matter, yesterday Mr. Haj Abol-Qasim Navvab, on your behalf, discussed the issue with me, to which I provided him with the appropriate response. Evidently, he has notified you of my statements. In any case, I am pointing this out for the last time, that anyone having any position or authority, for any alleged reason or pretext, who attempts to disturb the public security, will be prosecuted and subject to the most severe punishments.”


The Governor of Shahreza

Number 432, dated: 2 Khordad 1323 [23 May 1944],




A copy of the above description, with a copy of the explanations recently received by the Governorate, is submitted to inform the Governorate General of the Tenth Province.

Governorate of Shahreza,



Copy is identical to the original

[Signature] 6 Khordad 1323 [27 May 1944]