The plots of the magazine are presented by Professor V.M. Shestakov. 1 part. 1 plot. Nine letters. The plot of the magazine is based on the letters of the Syzran schoolboy Tolya Cherepashchuk, published in 1958 in A. Agranovsky's essay "Cherepashchuk's Comet". The plot in a staged form tells about the Syzran teenager Tolya Cherepashchuk, his hobby for astronomy and his correspondence with A.A. Tarkovsky. View of a snow-covered field, streets in Syzran. The hero of the plot - Tolya Cherepashchuk sets up a telescope on the balcony of a wooden house, looks through a telescope. The interior of the boy's room in the attic of the house. A boy grinds glasses for a telescope, walks along a city street, puts a letter in a mailbox. The texts of the letters to A.A. Tarkovsky sound in three frames. 2 part. Continuation of the 1st plot. Morning in the room of Tolya Cherepashchuk: Tolya gets up, does exercises, washes, removes snow in the yard of the house, polishes lenses for the telescope, makes a wooden tripod for the telescope. Behind the scenes, the texts of Tolya's letters to A.A. Tarkovsky are heard. Tolya's classmates in the courtyard at the telescope, watching the sky through a telescope. Tolya runs down the street. Photo of the starry sky. January 9, 1975: presentation of the Lenin Komsomol Prize to a group of scientists, including A.M. Cherepashchuk. On the podium - EM Tyazhelnikov and others. AM Cherepashchuk's meeting with young astronomers. A. Cherepashchuk answers questions at the microphone (sync.), In particular about his alleged discovery of the comet. 3 part. 2 plot. Ukiyo-E. The plot tells about the school of Japanese prints - Ukiyo-E. The streets of one of the Japanese cities (Tokyo?), The audience is passing by, cyclists are passing by. motorcyclists, cars. Women in kimono on one of the streets of the city. Two little girls will walk down the street hand in hand. People with cameras take pictures on the street. Japanese artist at home making woodcuts. General view of Japanese prints of the Ukiyo-E school. General view of the works of the Japanese artist Shirako Hokusai. 3 plot. Ikebana. Album depicting compositions from plants. Types of compositions with flowers. Women in kimono make up ikebana with flowers and plants. Chamomile and levkoi on a flower bed in the garden. 4 part 4 plot. The plot tells about the island of Kerguelen in the Indian Ocean. View of the island from the sea. Snowy mountain peaks, rocky shores. Bird colonies on the island: macaroni penguins, blue-eyed cormorants, king penguins, etc. Elephant seals rookery. Elephant seals on the shore, in the sea. Panorama of the settlement of the scientific station. View of the launch pad. Rocket launch. Station workers are watching the flight of the rocket. One of the penguins is walking through the village. A group of men leave the house. The helicopter is on the platform. Elephant seals lie next to a construction site where machinery works. A cameraman takes pictures of birds on the island. Men on the shore take pictures of an elephant seal.