Bizarre but comical item about a man in a coffin parading around his town on a horse and cart.
Intertitle: "Going to His Own Funeral. Mr. Edward Croston tries novel experience of riding in his own coffin".
M/S of Mr. C. climbing into a coffin, several men hold open the coffin, including an undertaker. Mr. C. is passed a glass of alcohol, a wreath and a small puppy. Panning shot of Mr. C. in the coffin smoking a cigar.
L/S of the 'funeral cortege' making its way up a cobbled street. Mr. C waves at passers-by from the coffin on the back of a cart.