As they wait for a decision, Lum and Abner have a Lumburger. Abner gets a little confused at the terminology of having the jury held up. Cedric enters to order Lumburgers, and as they get ready to head out for the county seat, Doc Withers promises to take care of the store.
A phone call from lawyer Walford comes in. Has the jury made their decision already? Abner gets confused at the concept of having a hung jury. No wonder it’s taking so long. Cut them folks dow.
Can Doc Ben Withers help clear up the definition of a hung jury? Doc also explains the history of the saying about minding your P’s and Q’s. Will Cedric ever get his Lumburgers? Has doc stumbled on a defense strategy that could save the day for the trial?