Hall and Presidium of the Grand Kremlin Palace during the Congress; on the podium: I. V. Stalin, K. E. Voroshilov, V. M. Molotov, L. M. Kaganovich, A. A. Zhdanov, A. I. Mikoyan, N. A. Bulganin, G. M. Malenkov and others. Soldiers of the Red Army and Red Navy men welcomed the congress. Delegations of collective farmers, representatives from industry, intelligentsia, and union republics are speaking with welcoming words. Children give flowers to the leaders of the party and state. Among the delegates attending the congress: metro builder T.V. Fedorova, I.D. Papanin, pilot D.T. Levchenko, tanker V.D. Mikheev and others.