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The Leningrad Socialist

My seventh-grade social-studies class was given a choice of assignments after our unit on the Soviet Union, one of which was to produce a Soviet newspaper. Here it is, from April 25, 1975. The full PDF file is huge, so try the individual page links unless you have a powerful computer with broadband and a lot of patience.


Section A

Page 1A: The Front Page



Section B

Page 1B:
The Modern Soviet Woman


Section C

Page 1C: Sports


Section D

Page 1D: Comics


Section D, cont'd

Page 2D: Crossword Puzzle
Page 3D: Crossword Solution

Section E

Page 1E: Farming


Section F

Page 1F: Tourism


Section G

Page 1G: Feature Page