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, page 413b.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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11. VIII. 1920
Comrade Lao, Chairman of the Union of Chinese Workers in Russia, needs to confer with you on a number of questions. Will you please give him this possibility.
With communist greetings,
 Lenin wrote this note on August 11, 1920, during his reception of Lao Hsiu-chao, a member of the Chinese Socialist Party and Chairman of the Central Executive Committee of the Union of Chinese Workers in Russia. On the back of the note is Krestinsky’s reply: “Tomorrow at 3.30.”