We must construct the Soviet dirigible fleet without delay

The struggle for lighter-
than-air dominance 

Image: “Let’s build a dirigible
fleet in the name of Lenin!”
Soviet agitprop poster (1928)


From an advertisement to appear on the text of a candy-wrapper:

The dirigible

The bourgeoisie come together
In order to separate us
But the Soviet dirigible
Flies along the border

Vladimir Maiakovskii
Moscow, 1923-1925

zeppelin zeppelin

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