Lum’s air raid warden duties haven’t turned up any dangers from the sky, but they are beginning to uncover suspicious activities from Diogenes Smith. Mousey continues to watch at night, but his reports are only full of the hoot owl activity. Abner has bbeen doing his own detective work to track down Cedric’s suspicious activity. Is it just that Cedric is a secret deputy for Diogenes afterall? Or might there be something else afoot?
Is Lum’s Circulation Manager job at stake? Is there something shady about the pamphlets on honesty? Is Cedric actually bright enough to be part of a mastermind spy or sabotage plot? That snake in the weeds!
Abner gets slightly confused over money being the root of all evil. Suddenly the shocking news comes in… Cedric is in jail! Still Lum believes it’s a set up.