AUTHENTICATION OF FACTS

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CIA-RDP79S01057A000100080030-8
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RIPPUB
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S
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7
Document Creation Date: 
December 20, 2016
Document Release Date: 
October 13, 2006
Sequence Number: 
30
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Publication Date: 
March 19, 1952
Content Type: 
MEMO
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Approved For Release 20~~f7'3 : CIA-RDP79S01057A000100080030-
19 1~larch 1952
1~iE[~IORANDUM FOR: Deputy Director (Intelligence)
SUBJECT: Authentication of facts
1. In response -co your request there is attached (Tab A)
a discussion of the problefa of identification and authentication
of facts in the production of inteJ_li;;ence. You may ti~rish to
distribute this paper for consideration at a meeting of your
Assistant Directors.
2. In arriving at the proposal to establish a Chief of