Written: Written on May 25, 1920
Published: First published in 1942 in Lenin Miscellany XXXIV. Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1975, Moscow, Volume 44, pages 376c-377a.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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Eliava for Frunze
What is the position with oil, what are the stocks, are the oil wells intact, what is the volume of production, what measures are being taken to increase it, what amount is allocated for transportation and what are the requirements of the local railways?
 At the end of the radio-telegram Lenin added the words: “Get the radio station to sign.”—Ed.