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January 19, 1955
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Approved For Release 2008/06/16: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA005800170007-6 CENTRAL- INTELLIGENCE-`AGENCY INFORMATION REPORT This material contains Information affecting the Na- tional Defense of the United states within the mean- ing of the lrpICna(e Laws. Title 19. U.B.O. Sea. 793 and 794, the tranan' on or revelation of which In any manner to an unauthorlasd person is prohibited by law. COUNTRY Ri ania Prices of Consmer Goods in DAT! DISTR. 19 January 1955 Braila, mania 25X1 NO. Of PAOMS 1 REQUIREMENT NO. RD 25X1 DAT! OF INFO. PLAC! ACQUIRED TNt SOUACI IVALUATIONI IN TNN HPORT AN DVINITWI. TNf A MANAL OR CONTNT It TINTATIVI. frog Rn M RWIRU) 1e Only gotsr trated restaurants arc to be found in Braila. The cost of the best m=775 and consists of soap, hors dloeurre, roast pork bread, and a quarter-bottle of vermouth. Other meals drop as low as 2.60 lei and consist of a beef broth and bread. 2. The following are the rationed and free market prices of food products, Black bread 2 lei White bread 2.50 lei Rios 9 lei (free market Sugar (per kilo) 9.50 lei (free market Meat 3.80 lei - 10 lei (free market) Pork (with ration ticket) 5 lei - 16 lei (free market) Wine (per litre) 5 lei (free market) Vodka (per litre) 10-12 lei 3. The market in Braila was sufficiently stocked in beef, pork, bacon and lard. To take care of the requirements of the local population there is no need to stand in line for these items. 4. The cost of a man's suit of medium quality is 1,000 to 1,200 lei. A medium grade pair of shoes is 2,000 lei and a cheap watch is 800 lei. Z AIR Z F91 p,rnre. W...AJn.den dldrlbu+en I,1M. d" by "X"i FlWd dl.lrlbuNen by "#".) STATE ARMY U Approved For Release 2008/06/16: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA005800170007-6