Footage of children playing chess.
Chess being played in homes schools in open air. Location of events unknown.
Children sitting at tables outdoors; in park; playing chess; they are supervised by schoolmaster. Kids returning to school; carrying portable chessboards. People sitting outside working class cottage playing chess; one of the men playing is holding a baby. Some other family members & neighbours come over to watch. Nice shot: CU chess board at start of game; hands moving the pieces;stays on the shot for quite a few moves. Next; a young girl plays chess w/ grandfather. Finally; elderly woman and man playing. Another old man comes along and sits w/ them. The chess playing couple pose holding the wooden board w/ carved trim.