Dr. Holepoke, his wife, and his son are at the horse races when the doctor begins to flirt with another woman. Then the doctor and the other woman's boyfriend lose their money betting on the same horse, leaving both of the women very unhappy. While Dr. Holepoke thinks about how to get some new patients, the other man has a plan to recover some of his losses at the doctor's expense. Written by
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Unique in that Buster Keaton
, renowned as "The Great Stone Face", plays a highly emotional character (a child) who frequently cries and laughs. See more