Laurel & Hardy are miserable failures in every business they attempt, from selling fertilizer to running a pet shop. They close up shop and try to enlist, doing their bit for the war effort, but all the services decline their assistance. The boys become air raid wardens but are
constantly being pressured to resign by Freeman and his snooty wife Walker; during a practice air raid, the boys apply first aid to imaginary wounds on leading citizens whom they have strapped to boards in order to make them more cooperative, this being one of several hilarious scenes. Kennedy is
uncooperative when L&H visit his home, refusing to observe the blackout by turning off his light...