With the court date approaching, the case is looking worse for Lum and Abner. Lum paces the floor to study up on a way out, while Abner is as nervous and jumpy as a rabbits nose. Will grandpap have any ideas? Why not just give in, and pay the $1000 Squire wants?
Grandpap reads from the newspaper, but what does the legal matter about a horse have to do with Lum and Abner. Why did the horse kick? Why is his woman on the lose? Should Abner report a crazed woman to the sheriff?
More unrelated legal news items are shared, but Lum gets the idea that Doc Miller might have an opinion on Squire’s broken back. Are the x-rays really as serious as they claim?