After locating a wealthy widow who may be the rightful owner of the jewels left in their bank, Lum anticipates meeting her. He even sent her his picture. Lum just can’t keep from daydreaming that the widow will fall madly in love with him, and endow him with all her oil wells.
To get ready for the big meeting, Lum is reading a book on etiquette. Abner shows off his own style of high society manners. Listen and get the scoop on how to meet people with the proper greeting. Cedric enters, and he gents try out the manners from the etiquette book. while Abner goes for the mail, Cedric has his turn at being confused over Lum’s daydreaming about the rich widow.