Elections to the Duma IV took place in autumn 1912. In early October, the government, dissatisfied with the elections in St. Petersburg, tried to disrupt the voting rights of workers in a number of the largest plants. In response, the St. Petersburg Committee of our Party, on Comrade proposal. Stalin called upon the workers of the largest enterprises to the one-day strike. Supplied in a difficult position, the government was forced to yield, and the workers at the meetings had the opportunity to choose those who want to. The overwhelming majority of workers voted for the "Instructions" authorized deputy and compiled comrade. Stalin. "Mandate of the Workingmen of St. Petersburg to Their Labour Deputy" reminder of the unresolved problems in 1905.