Bernard is struggling to cope with getting down to menial but essential tasks for his book shop, such as the accounts when a chance meeting with a customer, Manny, helps him out. Meanwhile, the owner of the shop next door, enlists the help of Bernard and his customers to find out exactly what an object from her shop is and in doing so misses an important appointment. Written by
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The Gag about tax receipts turned in to a jacket was actually used in a "tax time" commercial, with full suit of receipts. See more
[attempting to fill in his tax return form
"What is your mother's maiden name?" What's her first name? I just knew her as "Ma"! That'll have to do.
[writing on the form
'Ma. Possibly deceased'.