In the Burns home, the theme of the day can be summed up in two words, “woman trouble”. George has trouble with Gracie wrecking his car, Meredeth Willson needs advice on his dating woes, the Happy Postman and even Bill Goodwin are having their own troubles with the opposite sex. The Les Paul Trio plays, Begin the Beguine.
Meanwhile, Gracie learns abouta military surplus sale. George isn’t impressed over the items on the sale, until he learns he can get a jeep. The answer to his car troubles with the ration board. Instead, Gracie manages to pick up 100 pairs of nylons in the sale. Why isn’t George thrilled with that set up? Meredeth Willson plays in his own Chiffon style, If I Loved You.
Gracie soon has the solution to all her troubles that have had bothered her through the show. With all those nylons, she gets in good with the butcher and other merchants, Bill, and Meredeth, are suddenly in good with their girlfriends. There’s just one last problem that she overlooked when she bought that bulk lot of stockings.