Abner discusses with grandpap how Lum captured the gang of jewel thieves. Grandpapis surprised at Lum’s feats, and that Abner is praising Lum after their recent days of disagreement.
Cedric is tired after helping Lum as his yes man as Lum spreads his boasts around town. Lum enters with his bandaged head. It’s just a prop to highlight his bragging about being shot at during his heroic capture.
Lum has trouble masking his pride t
hat a statue is forthcoming. He shares a few of his embellishments that he has been spreading around, asAbner helps to point out his inconsistencies. A phone call comes in to confirm the town is going to erect a statue.