The May Day Celebration ((a festival of spring and labor, the Day of International Solidarity of wor. (1961)

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Director: Soloveva N., Setkina I.


Celebration of the May Day in the city of Moscow and other cities of the USSR.

May 1

Social life | Holidays

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Celebration on May 1 in the cities of Vladivostok, light (Orenburg region), Temir-Tau (Kazakhstan), Leningrad, Kiev, Minsk, Riga, Tashkent. Demo and a military parade on Red Square in Moscow. Marshal Malinovsky takes a parade (synchronously). Khrushchev, Yuri Gagarin, among those present on the platform of the mausoleum. Khrushchev welcomed the demonstrators. The representatives of foreign countries on the guest stands.

Reel №1

PNRM. by blossoming apple tree on a blooming poppies.

The streets of Moscow passing car with NS Khrushchev and the first cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin.

Spring sowing at the farm "Yaroslavl" on virgin soil.

PNRM. from the tractor to the foreman Michael Dovzhikov.

Winter grains and corn sowing in the fields of the Kuban.

Bratsk hydroelectric dam.


High-voltage line.

Launching of the tanker "Prague" Leningrad shipbuilders.

New Lenin Prize winners - Caspian Oil: Head "Artemnefti" Bilandarli, Mzareulov scientist, geologist Mammadov engineer Hajiyev.

Oil rigs at sea.

Desert in Turkmenistan - PNRM.

Construction of the third stage of the Karakum Canal.

Works bulldozer.

Cooley at the helm Mamedov.

Astronomical mountain station at the foot of Mount Elbrus.

Employees at work stations.

Construction of residential buildings in Moscow - LS.

Department of the Moscow plant "Hammer and Sickle".

Interview with the winner of socialist competition predmayskogo steelworker Paul Zabegaeva (synchronously).

Night Moscow - LS.

Kremlin stars - CU.


Decorated Court Pacific Fleet in Vladivostok harbor.

The sailors on the ship.

Mayday in bright, newly built in the Orenburg steppe.

The demonstrators in the streets.

Temir-Tau City - LS., PNRM.

Plans steel plant - "Kazakhstan Magnitogorsk."

Work steelworkers Peter Shatskikh and Murat Mukhamedzhanov.

Muscovites gather for a demonstration.

Among workers Likhachev automobile one of the oldest employees Peter Prokofievich Razuvaev.

Weaver, retired, meet with their friends-workers Trekhgornij factory.

Master Xenia Kotelnikov - Hero of Socialist Labor - among workers Lamp Factory.

Steelmakers plant "Hammer and Sickle".

Go demonstrators.

Demonstrators dance.

Dancing Russian and foreign students.

Red Square with built in it for the parade troops - LS. (Top).

Troops are stationed.

Guest podium.

Party and government leaders are sent to Red Square - LS.

From the Kremlin's Spassky Gate leaves Minister of Defense, Marshal Rodion Malinowski receives a report from the parade commander, Army General Nikolai Krylov.

RY Malinowski inspects troops, greeted with an army, he is accompanied by Krylov.

RY Malinowski made a speech from the podium of the Mausoleum.

Reel №2

With the speaker RJ Malinowski - CU.


Troops are stationed.

On Red Square are military academies and military colleges.

Parade of military equipment is Taman Motorized Rifle Division Kalinin, tanks, carrying missiles.

Guests in the stands.

Workers' demonstration.

Athletes in the area.

Children are presented with flowers leaders of the party and the government.

On the podium, NS Khrushchev, RI Malinowski, Yuri Gagarin, LI Brezhnev, MA Suslov, NM Shvernik, EA Furtseva, AN Kosygin, AI Mikoyan N. Ignatov, NA Mukhitdinov DS Polanski, O. Kuusinen, KE Voroshilov and others.

Columns of demonstrators in Red Square.

Embankment in Leningrad with warships on the Neva.

Demonstration of workers of Leningrad.

Workers' demonstration in Kiev, Minsk, Tbilisi, Riga, Tashkent, on virgin soil.

Demonstration on Red Square in Moscow.

Party and government leaders welcomed the demonstrators.

Fireworks and illuminations in Moscow (evening).