International chess competition in Hastings.
Hastings, East Sussex.
MS. Sir John Glubb (Glubb Pasha) on platform getting ready to open the international chess contest in Hastings. Studies of people listening to his opening address. Various shots of Sir John Glubb making the first move and then the contest gets under way. Shots of contestants studying their boards, making moves and watching their clocks. The contestants are from all over the world.