Congratulations on the tears, Sir
March 17, 1953 — The Binghamton Press (Letters to the Editor)

The Mossadegh Project          

This “letter” ran in The Binghamton Press newspaper on Tuesday Evening, March 17, 1953.

Weeping Champ

Endicott, N.Y.
March 13, 1953

To the Editor of The Press:
No doubt Premier Mossadegh holds the all-time high salt-content crying championship. He has wept in more public places more often than the weepiest sob sister who ever won a breach of promise suit.   L.J.

Truman and Mossadegh’s First Messages on Iran Oil Dispute (1951)
President Truman and Premier Mossadegh's First Messages on Iran Oil Dispute (1951)


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