The beginning of this story is the ending of the twins' punishment for the pranks they played upon their luckless uncle, the professor. They have been locked up. Joe, who loves Vic, has had mercy upon them and brought them some good things to eat. Naturally he gives Vic more than Dot, and right then the trouble begins. Dot and Vic have a small tussle as to which shall consume the eatables, and Joe gets his face plastered with jelly as his share of the feast. Father and mother come to visit their erring youngsters and are so impressed by their promises to be good that they release them. Mother thinks that young ladies should learn to cook and she has Dot and Vic peel apples and potatoes as a first lesson. When she has left them to the pursuit of their respective occupations, the girls throw apples at their uncle until he is forced to forego his afternoon nap in the hammock. Wun Lung, the cook, takes his place and the girls tie him in the hammock instead of their uncle. They create so ...
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