Stuart, Kookie and their respective dates are among those Russian restaurateur Yegor Danilov has invited to a small party on Friday night in honor of the highly publicized acquisition of a tapestry - an old family heirloom that used to hang in the family's summer home in St. Petersburg when he was a child - which he has now hung behind the desk in his office. The four are aware that Danilov's story behind the tapestry is all fiction in order to bring publicity to the restaurant as they were in the restaurant the night when he acquired it from a Mrs. Jennings aka the former Countess Natalia Dombroska - the tapestry her family heirloom - Danilov ultimately loaning her $1,000 in her need for money while he holds the tapestry until she can pay him back. The money is to pay the proverbial bills as she and her niece, Natalie Baranova, are unable to survive on her work as a singer. What all of them except the Countess don't know is the secret behind the tapestry, most specifically the ...
Did You Know?
Shortly after this episode aired, Connie Stevens
was cast as a regular in another Warner Bros. detective series, Hawaiian Eye
(1959); and she and Edd Byrnes
recorded the hit record "Kookie, Kookie, Lend Me You Comb." It reached #4 on the Billboard pop singles chart. See more
Performed by Ruta Lee
[The song Natalie performs at Cafe Amur] See more