New Yorkers Bill and Connie Fuller have to move from their apartment. Without Bill's knowledge, Connie purchases a delapidated old farmhouse in Pennsylvania, where George Washington was supposed to have actually slept during the American Revolution. Much of the humor comes from the couple's many problems they encounter while trying to fix up the place. Written by
Daniel Bubbeo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
YOU'LL GET HAPPY HYSTERICS in this history-mocking comedy
Did You Know?
Jack Benny's character mentions The Phil Harris Orchestra, in the movie. The Phil Harris Orchestra was Mr. Benny's Band on The Jell-o Show starring Jack Benny in 1936, later changed to The Jack Benny Show. See more
When Jack Benny's character is putting up the roof on his convertible, during the first rain storm at the new/old house, he forgets to put up his windows. As a minute ago he was speaking with Mr. Kilbride. See more
Mr. 'Kimbie' Kimber, the Handyman
[singing after taking a drink of cider
I'll never smiiille agaain until I smile at you.
Referenced in Operation Pacific
I'll Never Smile Again
Music and Lyrics by Ruth Lowe
Sung a cappella by Percy Kilbride
Reprised a cappella by Jack Benny
and Charles Coburn See more