Solemn meeting in the Column Hall of the House of Unions, dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the birth of the writer N. A. Ostrovsky. The meeting is opened by the writer B. Polevoy. On the presidium there are writers: M.M. Kolosov, A.A. Karavaeva, S.D. Vasiliev, I.L. Andronikov, K.M.Simonov, academician D.D. Blagoy, Azerbaijani poet S. Vurgun, wife of N. A. Ostrovsky. Speakers: K. M. Simonov, S. D. Vasiliev, S. Vurgun and others. Listening and applauding in the hall.