The ceremonial meeting at the Stalin Academy of Armored Forces, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the first graduation of the Academy. The head of the academy, Marshal of the Armored Forces P.A.Rotmistrov speaks with an opening speech. Speeches are made by: Director of the Research Institute of the Tractor Industry A. K. Ignatiev; Lieutenant General Kh. D. Bakhmetyev; Director of the Moscow Machine-Tool Plant named after S. Ordzhonikidze Ya. Z. Kozichev; major general, head of one of the departments of the academy, professor S. S. Milovidov.