The plot of the newsreel is dedicated to the awarding of the writer MA Sholokhov with the Hammer and Sickle gold medal and the Order of Lenin. The award ceremony at the writer's house in the village of Veshenskaya. The plot is dedicated to the participation of an ensemble of Don Cossacks in the harvesting of grain at the "Gigant" grain state farm. Cossacks speak to the peasants. Combines in the field. Construction of a bridge across the river. Don. Builders under the leadership of the foreman V. G. Zheltkov at work. The plot is dedicated to the exhibition, which took place in Rostov-on-Don, which presented items closely related to the life of the poet Alexander Pushkin. The organizer of the exhibition is the collector V. M. Kuligin. The great-grandson of the poet G.G. Pushkin was present at the exhibition. Interview with G. G. Pushkin (synchronously).