RUSSIA: Economics

The Soviet Government realizes definitely that the State cannot endure without the valuable assistance of capital. The absorbing need of Russia at the present time is machinery, both for industry and for commerce. If this need is supplied Russia may well enter into active commercial competition with the rest of the world at a not far distant date.

Ramifications of the new Russian policy of economic reinvigoration are everywhere in evidence:

Germany: The Krupps are operating a model farm in the Don, a district of South Russia....

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