Written: Written in October, before the 10th, 1922
Published: First published in 1959 in Lenin Miscellany XXXVI. Printed from a typewritten text with Lenin’s addition and signature.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1976, Moscow, Volume 45, page 576b.
Translated: Yuri Sdobnikov
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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I want you to make an absolutely exact check-up and let me have by 10.X a statement of our gold stock, signed by you and by a responsible worker from the People’s Commissariat for Finance whose duty it is, in virtue of, his official status, to report on the gold stock.
V. Ulyanov (Lenin)
Stock of all types and all origins from the People’s Commissariat for Finance, the People’s Commissariat for Foreign Trade, etc.
 This sentence is in Lenin’s hand.—Ed.