Funeral of Will Rogers. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news in brief.
Burbank, California, United States of America (USA).
Hundreds come to pay last respects to Will Rogers, famous comic star of screen and radio.
Various shots of crowds of people filing through large gates. We see them walking in line over lawn. M/S of pall bearers carrying coffin across lawn. Coffin is covered by wreath in shape of American flag. M/S of coffin lying in state, with guard of soldiers / policemen. Crowd files past to pay final respects.