Somehow the church congregation has allowed Lum and Abner to take the piano to the store for tuning. Lum gives it his best shot, but Horace, the bloodhound is under foot.
Does Lum have much to worry about over the charges against him after the piano incident in church? Despite the ruffled feathers, Abner doesn’t think the consequences will be all that bad.
Cedric enters, but the old gents ignore him until Lum is called away to talk to Henry Lunsford. What is that all about? Can Cedric keep a secret about the ruined piano? He’s as fascinated with the inner working of the piano as Abner is. \Lum returns with news that henry is closing in on him.