Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

We keep telling you about events that happened in the Soviet Union in 1961 as described by Life Magazine. Click here to read Part 1.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

May’s Day, 1961.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

“Lenin, Stalin”.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A tactical missile launcher.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A military parade was held in front of the Mausoleum on Red Square.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Minister of Defense R. Malinovsky.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A gymnastics display on Red Square.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Participants of the demonstration.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

“USSR Vostok”.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Moskvich Director V. Polyakov. (Moskvich was a factory manufacturing cars).

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A female operator of the automatic sorting machine.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

“Communism is meant to win”.

Female assemblers.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A lunch hour at Moskvich.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

One of the workers of the factory.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A monument to J. Stalin situated on the factory’s territory.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

The factory produced both real and toy cars.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Female workers of a factory producing watches, Moscow.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A bearing plant in Moscow.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A lady sorting out bearings.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A machine-tool plant.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

A worker of its assembly shop.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

An assembly line.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Eddie Fisher and wife Elizabeth Taylor arrive in Russia to attend Moscow’s movie festival.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Ballerina Anastasia Stevens (on the left), Eddie Fisher and actress Selestina Yasimova.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Elizabeth Taylor and Eddie Fisher with Soviet actors and actresses.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Elizabeth Taylor attends Moscow’s movie festival.

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

3 thoughts on “Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2”

  1. Leader of both the world’s working class and Communist Internationale — Ten thousand years of life to Stalin!

    • Didn’t you mention that they buried Stalin on one of these photo’s. Probably under a good thick slab of concrete to be sure he wouldn’t start his mayhem all over again.

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