More details of Abner’s requirements in getting rid of his stuff emerge as Dick Huddleston talks with Lum. He can’t just go e it away, or trade with friends or relatives. Though Abner is offering good deals to people, they begin to get a little skeptical.
Abner enters to tell about his difficulties at going broke. Who knew it would be such hard workd to go broke by bartering with others.
Lum is beginning to get an idea. What if Abner just sold everything for money, then sold his five dollar bills for a dollar? Who wouldn’t go for that? Abner tries out the idea when grandpap enters the store.