A hard-working, hen-pecked pharmacist, harried by a shrewish spouse, dysfunctional family, and demanding clientele, maintains his patience and a stoic optimism by imbibing frequent martinis. His termagant wife and self-absorbed daughters show little appreciation of his efforts to keep his precarious business profitable by selling bootleg liquor under the counter despite the suspicions of the local sheriff. Written by
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Did You Know?
WC Fields wears a hat with the top cut out of it in this film, just like the producer Mack Sennett was known to do. Fields does it for "hay fever," but Sennett did it because he thought sunlight was good for preventing hair loss. See more
[a customer has just bought one postage stamp
You got change for a hundred?
No, no, but thanks for the compliment.
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