Jim is concerned about his timid, "plain Jane" wife Sarah. She's gotten to reclusive she doesn't want to leave their house, afraid to go anywhere or meet anyone. That's why he's shocked to find she's not at home when he returns from a work trip. Sarah is eventually found, all dolled up and dead in someone else's car.
Dodson paid the captain of a freighter $200 for passage back to the US. Instead, he's robbed and dumped on a tropical island by the shady seaman. Dodson's taken in by a local who complains about how the skipper's been stealing his checks from the mail delivery. The two hatch a plan to get their money back.
Opportunist tax adjuster Rutherford investigates the claim of an atomic lab technician who lost his vision in a nuclear accident. Shockingly, Petersen says that with his damaged eye, he can look 24 hours into the future. Seeing a chance to make a fortune, Rutherford wants to use the man's visions to make a fortune.
At the near expense of a broken heart a towering showgirl learns the truth of the old saying "good things come in small packages". Frances Farwell at 6 feet 3 inches, Don McGowan at 6 feet 6 inches and Mitzi McCall at 4 feet 11 inches.