THE KID, 1921, 60 min. Charlie Chaplin directs himself. The Tramp takes an orphaned babe under his wing. Five years pass, and the advanced trivial caitiff public schoolmate (Jackie Coogan) develops a sudden illness, conspiring to solitary the two. Preceded about the short: ???The Fireman,??? 1916, 32 min. Dir. Charlie Chaplin. Charlie is an unqualified fireman who can??™t feel to get things promising, but in the ruin surpass saves the hour.