• Short Summary

    Crowds pay final respects to entertainer Will Rogers.

  • Description

    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.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    839.16
    Media URN:
    12305
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:24:00 / 01:15:05:00
    Canister:
    35/69

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