Written: Written on July 16, 1919
Published: First published in 1965 in Collected Works, Fifth Ed., Vol. 51. Printed from the typewritten copy.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1975, Moscow, Volume 44, pages 265c-266a.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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Council of People’s Commissars
“Three hundred each have been sent to Kiev and Kharkov; tomorrow one hundred each will be sent for Ekaterinoslav and Odessa. Next week we shall send a total of 500, and afterwards 350 a week. Krestinsky.”
In informing you of this answer, I ask you to reply to me whether you are satisfied or not, and if not, what precisely you do want.
 This refers to the dispatch of money to the Ukraine, in millions of rubles.—Ed.