We find Abner on the phone to deal with customers who aren’t happy with the new chemical formula. Lum has been using the folks of Pine Ridge as guinnea pigs to figure out what his formula does. Grandpap learns the stuff is good for killing moths and insects, but it turns everything it touches purple
Though several bottles of the formula have been sold, people want to claim a refund against their warranty. Grandpap hears a few war stories that come from the complaints.
The product has cost them more money than they’ve put into it. Purple everywhere. Can Lum start a fashion trend? Will he convince people in town that purple is trendy and stylish?