Vasiliy MESHCHERYAKOV, Chief Editor, newspaper “Sovetskaya Litva” (Soviet Lithuania), since 1955. Member and candidate Bureau member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Lithuania, 8. 1956. Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1958.
Deputy, and member, Commission for Public Education and Culture, Lithuania Supreme Soviet of 1959 convocation. Until 1955 Deputy Executive Editor, “Sovetskaya Litva”.