First published in 1942 in Lenin Miscellany XXXIV.
Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1975, Moscow, Volume 44, pages 366c-367a.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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6. IV. 1920
Gubernia Executive Committee
Copy to the Revolutionary Military Council
Are you carrying out a sufficiently drastic clean-up of the town? Please apply yourselves to this and make a frequent check on fulfilment. Are the bourgeois and philistines not dodging labour conscription? It is essential to exert every effort to discipline them.
Chairman, Council of Defence