It’s time for the annual Zebra Lodge costume party, and Mel talks with Betty about the costumes they’ve picked out.
Will their fight wind up in Mel facing lifetime of being single and alone? Professor Potchnik is on hand to sympathize with Mel. hartley Benson, an imitation of the suave voice of Ronald Coleman, might be able to help Mel prove Betty’s love for him.
At the party Mel identifies other lodge members, and reminds us that he told Zookie to pass the word that he wouldn’t be attending the party at all. The Sportsmen sing the lodge song, Ugga Ugga Boo Ugga Boo Boo Ugga. Mr Cushing spots Mel to discuss his unusual costume. Why is he wearing a maids costume, and what’s the latest scoop on his marital troubles?
Will Betty get Zookie’s message about Mel? The stammering sidekick just can’t seem to tell a lie, and Betty plans to dish Mel’s tests right back at him. Mel may have his plans ruined with Betty, but what secrets might he pick up from Mr Colby while in his array of disguises?