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December 27, 2016
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August 26, 1959
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Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040065-4 STAN- -m Office Memorandum ? UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT ? Acting Chief, Language and Area School DATE: 26 August 1959 FROM : Deputy Chief, Plans, Research and Administration SUBJECT: Weekly Activities Report A. SIGNIFICANT ITEMS None to report. B. OTHER ACTIVITIES 1. lunched with two members of the Inter- national Operations Institute last Thursday. This is a private group backed by retired Foreign Service Officers interested in obtaining the Davies estate "Tregaron" and setting up an overseas training operation for government and business. 2. One hundred and two people reported for written pro- ficiency tests during the past two weeks. Tests were given in Albanian, Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese, Czech, Danish, French, German, Greek, Icelandic, Italian, Polish, Portu- guese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish and Swedish. 3. Thirty people reported for orals, in Arabic, French and German. 1I.. Fifty-four Certifications for Language Award Certifi- cates were sent to the Registrar. 5. A bibliography on area books available in our library is in the course of preparation for use in OTR and other Government agencies interested in area training. 25X1 25X1 25X1 25X1 25X1 6.l is on leave and has gone to Iceland. 7. We are happy to welcome 8. A small and pleasant picnic was Saturday fo who leaves this week. the end n of 25 YEAR RE-RE Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040065-4