Description:04 16 11 00 New York. Facade of a church Baptist. Close-up poster "Abyssinian Baptist Church". Crowd hurries up. Burial of William C. Handy, father of the blues. Died in 84 years. Musician, composer. Compound crowd almost exclusively of American blacks. Close-up orchestrates in the street, sort of brass band. Men carry the coffin. Close-up American black women who cry. Men slide coffin in hearse. Parade, walking with brass band in the street.