National Geographic : 1943 Dec
Sovfoto Altai Mountain Hunters Relax with Newspapers at a Soviet Fur Trading Post Ten years ago this highland district in Oirot had no written language. As in thousands of other Soviet communities,illiteracy isvanishing here with the introduction of schools for children and adults. A corner shelf radio also keeps visitors informed. Molotov, Kalinin,and Lenin look down from posters.