First published in Pravda No. 53, February 23, 1933.
Printed from a typewritten copy.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, , Moscow, Volume 35, page 457.
Translated: Andrew Rothstein
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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R.M.C., 1st Cavalry Army
It is extremely important to accelerate to the utmost (he transfer of your Army to the Southern Front. Please take all steps for this purpose, not hesitating at the heroic. Telegraph what precisely you are doing.
Chairman, Defence Council
 This was written in connection with telegrams from Mikhail Frunze, who had asked Lenin to hasten the transfer of the 1st Cavalry Army to (he Southern Front.