Written: Written on October 22, 1921
Published: First published in 1933 in Lenin Miscellany XXIII. Printed from a typewritten text with Lenin’s additions and signature.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1976, Moscow, Volume 45, page 353a.
Translated: Yuri Sdobnikov
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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To all Regional and Gubernia Conferences,
Special Committee, Kharkov
In view of the reported cases of regional and gubernia economic organs making unwarranted changes in the distribution plans based on decisions by the Central Committee of the Fuel Workers’ Union, and in some instructions issued by the Central Fuel Administration, which tends to ruin the rhythm of the fuel supply operation, I propose that no more arbitrary changes should be allowed in the future in any case. When such are necessary, however, agree matters beforehand with the Central Fuel Administration or introduce in the C.L.D. Execution of this shall be the personal responsibility of the economic conference chairmen. Inform of receipt and execution.
 The last sentence and the words “or introduce in the C.L.D.” are in Lenin’s hand.