After all the swapping, and losses, Lizabeth is having trouble understanding what has gotten into Abner. Her blow up the night before has him swapping to get some of his stuff back. Lum thinks he oughtta be bored for the simples, but it’s worth if for now to maintain the happy home.
Cedric enters, but can’t remember what his mom sent him over to get from the store. He can’t quite remember, but he tells Lum about Gypsies who are camped outside of town. Will this be their big chance to lose big on swapping with them?
Ben enters in his position as constable to tell about a crime wave sweeping town.
He has already deputized grandppap to go and run them out of Pine Ridge.