- "Oil may be messy but it helps to keep things moving!"
Making a Mess! is a magazine story.
Percy's driver comes to work on a bicycle, but one day he is late. He explains that the chain came off his bike as he wipes the oil from his hands. Then Diesel bustles in with drums of oil. He goes too fast and the drums topple off covering Percy and the two engine drivers in oil. After getting cleaned up, the fireman oils Percy before they start work.