No title - TU 144, first supersonic airliner to fly. Moscow, Russia.
M/S TU 144 being rolled out of hangar. C/U Pan of the TU 144 showing the large expanse of the wing. M/S of the TU 144 on the runway. Top shot of the nose section. C/U Mikhail Kozlov and co-pilot in cockpit. M/S take off....
President of Czechoslovakia Edouard Benes dies.
Russian gymnasts Mikhail Voronin and Zinaida Druzhinina marry.
World Chess Championship takes place at Haarlem, The Hague, Holland.
Chess players arrive in Holland.
Various shots of an all-Russian horse racing and jumping competition in progress in open country at Rostov on the Don.
Russian Grandmaster and chess champion Mikhail Tahl being carried from the plane on his triumphant return to Riga, then explaining his game to friends.
After nearly two months the contest ends with a new Russian world champion.