Description:01 05 17 00 Russian Archives 20th century. Funeral of a political leader, men carrying wreaths, mourning, funeral rites, ceremony. Close-up Krupska, Lenin's widow. Last respects, crowd walks past coffin, thoughtful contemplation, traditional burial. Khrushchev present, close-up on various leaders. Close-up dead man in coffin, he has a thick mustache. Men file past coffin. 1937, Bolcho_ theatre, 20th anniversary of Tcheka. Festivities. View of stage, activitists fill balconies. Ceremony, remembrance. Close-up on various activists. Mikoyan's speech in praise of KGB. Applause in the theatre, ovation. Long speech by Mikoyan.