Early flying machine is demonstrated.
Story begins with an intertitle: "Unlike most of the flappers we know, this one has wings."
M/S of a man constructing a flying machine. Another man assists him in attaching a wing to his machine. C/U of the bottom of the machine as the inventor cranks a handle to start it.
M/S of the machine with wings flapping. The other man struggles with the machine as it seems to want to take off. He holds on to it as the wings flap and is pulled down the road away from the camera into the distance.
Nice footage of eccentric wannabe aviator!