NEWS

50 Years Ago Today

FOOD DISTRIBUTION: Trade Minister John Glavanis, prompted by reports regarding the organization and functioning of coupon rationing, has made the following statement: Full distribution began on September 1-4 around the country. As of October, pulses have also been included, and in November, cod is to be added, following an agreement over the price between the government and the American mission. From December, oil will also be on the list, completing the entire program of distribution of the seven food items. In addition, milk is to be distributed to infants. ATHINAION: The new year’s courses are to begin at the Athinaion, Amalias Avenue, in the building for destitute women, on Monday, October 29. This year, the following courses will be offered: Ethics and Law, by E.P. Papanoutsos, English philosophy by V. Tatakis, Psychology by Sophia Gedeon, The individual and the State by C.D. Tsatsos, Comparative Forms of Ancient Greek Art by Yiannis Miliadis, The Parthenon as an Art Monument by C.I. Karouzos, Art and Worship in Byzantium, by Manolis Hadzidakis, Athenian history and Drama by Alexis Diamantopoulos, Periods and Trends in Modern Greek Prose by I.M. Panayiotopoulos, Modern Greek Traditions, Stories and Myths by D. Loukatos. Now that the party congress has strengthened his hand over party critics, Simitis clearly has to embark on specific actions: