Accession Number:

ADA371721

Title:

Summary of the Bulgarian Provincial Press (31 March - 6 April 1960) (No. 69).

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JOINT PUBLICATIONS RESEARCH SERVICE ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1960-07-11

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The present summary is a report on the economic, political, military and sociological activities and developments in Bulgaria covering all available newspapers of the Bulgarian provincial press from 31 March to 6 April 1960. All items, whether summaries, condensations or partial translations, reflect the specific and contextual meaning of the original text. During this week the newspapers devote considerable space to the celebration of the fifteenth anniversary of the founding of the Hungarian Peoples Republic Feature articles and editorials detail Hungarys achievements. Much coverage is also given to National Forest Week in Bulgaria. A certain increase in anti-religious articles is noted in all papers, in particular Dunavska Pravda, which carries an article attacking the Seventh Day Adventist sect and its ministers in the city. Subsequent issues carry letter to the editor advocating repressive measures against these ministers and Saturday religious school teachers.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science
  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE