Leningrad chronicles № 13 The May 1 Holiday (1962)

Newsreel №87110, 1 part, duration: 0:10:14
Production: LSDF
Director:Minkin A.


Report on the celebrations in Leningrad, fragments of the military parade on the Neva river and the Palace square, the parade of athletes, popular demonstrations and evening fireworks.

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A night city with illumination.

Warships on the Neva River, decorated for the holiday.


Rostral column with a torch.

Lenin Monument in front of the Finland railway station.

The hall of the Palace of Congresses.

Demonstration on Red Square in Moscow.

On the podium N. Khrushchev, G. Titov, Yuri Gagarin.

The faces of metallurgists.

Open-hearth shop.

Installation of turbines.

Exhibition of agricultural products.

Art gallery.

Naval parade.

Sailors greet Rear Admiral Zagrebin.

The sailor hits the rynda.

Palace Square.

The commander of the Leningrad Military District, General of the Army of the Cossacks, accepts the report of the commander of the parade, Colonel-General Konstantinov.

On the podium, the General of the Cossack Army.

Parade on the Palace Square.

Sports parade.

Demonstration of workers.

Demonstration of workers in Vyborg.

Demonstration of the workers of Gatchina.

On the podium I. Spiridonrov.

Workers on the Palace Square.

Night Leningrad.



Hruschyov N.S. -- Soviet statesman and political figure, hero of the Soviet Union, three times Hero of Socialist Labor, 1-St Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee (1953-1964), Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR (1958-1964). Gagarin Yu.A. -- pilot-cosmonaut, hero of the Soviet Union. Titov G.S. -- cosmonaut, 2nd Soviet man in space, the doctor of military Sciences, Professor, hero of the Soviet Union. Kazakov M.I. -- Soviet military commander, army General, hero of the Soviet Union. Spiridonov I.V. -- Soviet statesman and party figure, the 1st Secretary of the Leningrad regional Committee of the CPSU (1957-1962).

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