Written: Written on January 1, 1919
Published: First published in 1933 in Lenin Miscellany XXIV. Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1975, Moscow, Volume 44, page 179a.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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What has been done to speed up train traffic?
When was the order given for this traffic to be run at passenger service speed? Obtain for me information on traffic speed.
 Written by Lenin on the back of a report sent him by V. I. Nevsky, People’s Commissar for Railways, on the number of freight-loads of food sent to Petrograd from Moscow and on delays in the dispatch of food freights to Petrograd from Nizhni-Novgorod.