Norton loses his job after following Ralph's advice. After hearing Norton's success selling steam irons door to door, Ralph decides to follow in Norton's footsteps.
Did You Know?
This is the only episode of the "Classic 39" episodes in which Jackie Gleason (I) uses the line "One of these days, POW! Right in the kisser!" The line was a favorite on "The Jackie Gleason Show" (1957) "Honeymooners" skits. See more
Alice tells Ralph why Norton was fired from the sewer, but Norton never gave her the reason. All he said was that he had been fired. See more
[Ed has been fired
Ol' Ed Norton, reliable old Ed Norton, working seventeen years in the sewer. And now everything's down the drain!