AMONG IOWA FARMERS AND PITTSBURGH WORKERS

Author: Ye. Litoshko, V. Polyakov and B. Strelnikov

IN IOWA AND PITTSBURGH

AMONG IOWA FARMERS AND PITTSBURGH WORKERS. (By Special Correspondents Ye. Litoshko, V. Polyakov and B. Strelnikov. Pravda, Sept. 25, p. 4. 1800 words. Condensed text:) Des Moines-Pittsburgh, Sept. 24-We would like to begin an account of this day at the end. Receiving the head of the Soviet government late in the evening on Sept. 23, Mayor T. Gallagher of Pittsburgh presented him with the keys to one of the largest cities of America. The gift was highly symbolic. Only to the most esteemed guests do American mayors present gold keys to their cities. ...

The people of Des Moines bade farewell to N. S. Khrushchev as to a most cherished guest. Despite the early hour thousands of people congregated in front of the Fort Des Moines Hotel yesterday, greeting the appearance of the head of the Soviet government with applause and shouts of welcome. N. S. Khrushchev warmly said good-bye to the hotel staff and shook hands with residents of Des Moines surrounding him.

The line of cars headed out of town.

Learn from One Another.-People in these parts speak of their

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state with pride: "Our Iowa!" "Our country!" Nature seems to have done everything for man here. No wonder Iowa's agriculture is the most highly developed. The farmers are making skillful use of natural conditions and have amassed excellent experience.

It was one of them, R. Garst, owner of a large farm that produces hybrid corn seed, that Khrushchev was coming to see. What did Garst show the high-ranking guest? First of all it should be noted that Garst has for many years now had business connections with the Soviet Union. He has been selling our country hybrid corn seed. Garst has had meetings and interesting conversations with the head of the Soviet ...

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