The fire department members are livid when Lucy fails to get the town council to pay for their new uniforms as she'd guaranteed. Her scheme to raise the funds through a newspaper drive leads to her court marshal by the ladies, a rented dump truck to haul 34 tons of paper to a nearby town, and numerous traffic citations.
Did You Know?
Prop man Ken Westcott rented the 160,000 newspapers (34 tons) for $200, then paid nearly $1800 more have to have them fireproofed and stacked in a way so they would not fall on the actors. See more