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March 17, 1955
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Approved For Release 2008/06/24: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100500007-5 CENTRAL INTEL LiG CE AGENCY This material contains information affecting the Rational Defense of the United States within the meaning of the Nepionage Laws, Title 1e, U.S.C. Secs. 793 and 794, the transmission or revelation of which in any manner to an unauthorized person is prohibited by law. SECRET Hungary .ailroad.Information DATE DIST NO. OF P R. 17, March 1955 25X1 AGES 2.0 DATE OF INFO. REQUIREM ENT NO. RD PLACE ACQUIRED REFERENCE S DATE ACQUIRED This is UNEVALUAT ED Information Fuel Sappliee .l. On 6th January.1955, fuel reserves had dropped: to. amounts sufficient for seven .anda half days. As a result of.the low temperatures, the peat atZalaegerszeg and"Nagyapornak had frozen, and synthetic coal (peat-pakura) deliveries. had stopped. .2. On 4th January extensive traffic.. restrictions were..ordered,(e.g.) all inland express.trains were cancelled until further notice). .Investments 3. Thirty million.forints have been allotted to the. development of four peat fields atil a), Fenek..Puszta, (near, ftrmellek) b). Slwoly c) Zalaszentmih&ly d) Vindornyalak 4. Twenty-five million,forints have been allotted. . to each of. the railway.statiods at aySr and Hatvan, for rebuilding. Theold,buildings are in process.of being torn down, but the plans.of the new buildings have . not. yet , been. issued. Comment: Paragraphs 1 and 3 indicate, the present importance. attached . 25X1 o. e use of t e peat-pakura mixtle as. fuel for the Hungarian State Railwaye. Itis;apparently being used more azid.:more.extensively to replace coal. (;Nets' WeW109too distribufon Indkated by "W's field distribution by "#".) Approved For Release 2008/06/24: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100500007-5 Approved For Release 2008/06/24: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100500007-5 Approved For Release 2008/06/24: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100500007-5