Soviet people catch up on news about satellite. Leningrad, Russia.
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Soviet people show great interest in earth satellite. Leningrad, Russia.
MS main Street, Leningrad. Various CU's of people buying newspapers. Various shots Observatory staff looking through telescopes. Various shots children looking at radar screen. Various shots women looking through binoculars. Exterior LS Observatory.
CU man wearing earphones tuning into wireless. MS as his two daughters stand round listening. LS moon shining onto water. CU tape recorder, man walks over and switches it on. Travelling shot from car towards big white building. CU Soviet academic Anatoly Blagonravov speaking.