The Christmas season is in full swing, but that only compounds the problems for Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce. Feeling the company still financially insolvent, Lane will only allow a meager office Christmas party, with no spouses or partners. Roger makes a unilateral decision to change that directive from Lane to keep their one major client, Lee Garner Jr. of Lucky Strike, happy. Roger wants the company to appear cheerful and busy to those in the outside world that matter. The company's fortune may change for the better when ex-Sterling Cooper fired employee Freddy Rumsen, now clean and sober for sixteen months, walks through their doors, he who brings with him a lucrative contract with Pond's cold cream. One of his two major stipulations is that he comes with the contract. Peggy, who has been Freddy's biggest supporter in the past, may regret what she wished for as she and Freddy butt heads over the concept for Pond's. Also to assist in improving the company's fortunes, Bertram ... Written by
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This episode takes place in December 1964. See more
When Sally Draper is talking to Glenn on the phone, she walks into another room to take the call, as Glenn tells her it is 'private'. In doing this, Sally accidentally extends and disconnects the telephone wire, but continues to talk to Glenn on the phone. The extension cord is extra long. It does not disconnect, but instead drops to the floor, which gives the impression that it has been disconnected as she goes into the next room. See more
[after the Christmas party is ruined by an obnoxious client
Did you... enjoy the Fuehrer's birthday?
May he live for a thousand years.
References The Wizard of Oz
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
Written by Tommie Connor
Performed by Teresa Brewer See more