Mr. Howell names the other castaways as beneficiaries in his will. But he then fears they may be trying to kill him for their inheritance, when in reality they are throwing a surprise party for him.
Did You Know?
During the party in his honor, Mr Howell (Jim Backus) joked "I haven't felt so wonderful since I foreclosed my mortgage on the city of Cleveland." Backus himself was born in Cleveland, Ohio. See more
References A Tale of Two Cities