Celebration in the village of Veshenskaya. General view of the hall and the presidium of the solemn meeting dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the writer M.A.Sholokhov. One of the participants in the celebrations opens a ceremonial meeting - makes a speech in honor of the hero of the day. Speech by other speakers, including the writer S. Mikhalkov, at a solemn meeting. Speech by M.A. Sholokhov with a return speech. MA Sholokhov accepts congratulations. The presidium and the audience applaud the hero of the day. MA Sholokhov is presented with bread and salt, the Cossacks give him gifts, incl. Cossack saber. The wife of the writer is presented with flowers.