A man carves a pipe from a piece of meerschaum.
Titles read: "Merely meerschaum".
Location of events unknown - France?
Several shots of a man, Monsieur Raoul, carving a piece of meerschaum, a substance similar to chalk, into a pipe shape. He carves the pipe by hand in his workshop.
Shot of the finished pipe being put into a box. Brief shot of other meerschaum pipes - some with detailed heads for the bowls.
Sound cuts out a few seconds before end of story. Film ends rather abruptly.