. . . The ruckus was caused by Chief Fire-in-Belly who was counting his ears of corn on the corn exchange. "Corn not do well on Commodity market," Chief Fire-in-Belly said. "Me switching to acorns. They do better. Much support from the squirrel population. Dey luv dem nuts! he exclaimed. Suddenly, a drum beat sounded loudly and Big Chief said trading halted in acorns for a special news bulletin ... to be continued [by someone else].