First published in 1945 in Lenin Miscellany XXXV.
Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1975, Moscow, Volume 44, pages 119c-120a.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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19. VII. 1918
The bearers are members of the Land Department of the Moscow Gubernia Soviet, Please receive them—the matter is an important one. I think the “state farms” and the communes should be merged. Practical measures for assistance and control should be discussed. Try to help with tractors.
P.S. Discuss whether a decree of the C.P.C. is needed for Moscow Gubernia. Please make haste.
 At the top of the document Lenin wrote: “(also for Comrade Bryukhanov)”.—Ed.