A safe driving campaign is instituted after a rash of traffic mishaps have plagued Connie Brooks. She tells Mrs Davis all about her troubles over breakfast. Maybe Walter Denton can help with Connie’s legal troubles? What will Mr Conklin have to say when he learns of his accident prone teacher’s antics? Connie is too embarrassed to tell the principal why she really needs the time off for traffic court.
At lunch with her tight wad, oblivious boyfriend, Connie learns that the gossip of her traffic accident has spread through the school. Will her blabbermouth friends be able to help her? Can they convince Conklin to let her have time off without sharing her secret any further? Let’s just say they make a try of epidemic proportions.
There’s a surprise twist for Connie when Conklin has his own secret reason to miss school at the same time. Who ever heard of a jury trial for a traffic ticket? This is the season closer, and once the gang are all reconciled over the misadventure, The Summer replacement show is introduced. A new, young comedian named Steve Allen.