Pete Campbell and Peggy Olsen start an office romance. Peggy's copy for the lipstick account goes over well and the men in the firm congratulate her. A new telephone receptionist, Lois Saddler, takes a liking to Salvatore Romano but his own interests seem to lie elsewhere. Don Draper gets an unexpected bonus from Bert Cooper and wants to take Midge on a surprise trip to Paris. She seems too involved with her beatnik friends however. Don reflects on his unhappy childhood and in flashbacks he reveals some life lessons he learned early on when a hobo spent the day working on the family farm in exchange for a meal. Written by
Did You Know?
One of the guys at Midge's party chastises Don's work and mentions "10 dead kids in Biloxi". He is referring to an incident in 1959 in Biloxi MS in which race riots over segregated beaches took place and 10 people were killed. See more
At one point Don takes a picture of Midge and Roy. Later when Don reveals the photo, the angle of their bodies to the camera and their distance from each other don't match the shot. See more
What are you doing? Don't ever put your name on a list. They keep track of everything we do here! Have you never heard of Joseph McCarthy?
It's the bowling team.
A Beautiful Mine
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