This page is “Our humor” page of “СМЕНА” magazine 1924, №4 (10.03.1924)
Interplanetary travel (an excellent overview to that problem)
“СМЕНА” magazine has started to publish as monthly youth literary magazine of USSR in 1924. After 1991, its content was not as same as before, as might be expected.
Translation in English
Story of a Rocket
Illustration: K. Rogov
July 4, The Moon Rocket was commissioned by America
1. The last rivet
3. The moon’s mind was confused
4. It’s scared
5. It broken and shattered
Here how the consequences of this venture begin and we look:
6. First injuries The astronomer who got hurt thoroughly with no less lunar fragments.
7. The only winners in this case are the amateurs, who got help from respectable gentlemen for other people’s apartments.
8. Assumptions on the Earth: The lovers, who lost the main topic of conversation
9. The linked moon tests that were made previously at the school were failed. But, the assumptions seemed hopeless for the News of tribe”Tyam”, which is combined with the moon lighting and even “divine” responsibilities.
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