During shooting, a small container of red ants in Moe Howard's pocket broke. All through the scene he was scratching, squirming and slapping himself on the neck, face and seat of his pants. "It was very funny," Moe recalled, "to everyone but me".
Gawkins - the Butler:
...and above all, don't be conspicuous!
Moe: Hey, if that conspicerous means what I think it does, I may have to punch you right in the nose.
Curley: Pipe down, it's derived from the Latin, no canna speaka da Ingalish.
A string can be seen on the moth that lands on Curly's nose.