Announced to have died of overwork last year
was Heavy Industry Commissar Grigory Ordzhonikidze. Announced to have
died of overwork last week was Heavy Industry Vice Commissar Mikhail
Ivanovich Tselishchev, 40.
"He burned himself out," explained the official Moscow press, added that
new Heavy Industry Commissar Lazar Kaganovich is "another sufferer
from the strain."
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