Stories about 'Abdu'l-Bahá

Canadian custom officer didn’t see a need to inspect ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s luggage

Mahmud's Diary
August 31, 1912

The Master went to the dinner table. Mr. Maxwell had come from the customs house and said that when the inspector opened the first suitcase and saw a picture of the Master, he asked, ‘Is this the picture of the prophet of Persia?’ When he received an affirmative reply, the inspector said, ‘There is no need to inspect these goods’ and released all the luggage.