Written: Written on July 19, 1919
Published: First published in 1965 in Collected Works, Fifth Ed., Vol. 51. Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1975, Moscow, Volume 44, pages 267b-268a.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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From the Supplies Department of the Moscow ChekaQuantity Goods sold or supplied to you Price Sum Rubles Kopeks Rubles Kopeks A _ _ _ _ _ 1 pair 1 — 1 — Top-boots Suit Braces Belt
Totalling one thousand four hundred and seventeen rubles and 75 kopeks.
Manager, Supplies Department
I am forwarding herewith 2,000 (two thousand) rubles, and request—and categorically demand—that this bill be amended as it is obviously undercharged.
V. Ulyanov (Lenin)