A naive couple and a child arrive to the town on the way to San Antonio, Texas to buy a farm there. There is a poker game between the richest men in the region. The man cannot resist it and though he is a very bad poker player, enters the game betting all the money of his family. In the climax of the game he suffers a heart-attack. His wife then takes his place in the table. That's the only way of recovering their savings. But there is a little problem. Can anybody explain her how to play poker? Written by
Miguel A. Andrade <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Don't tip the little lady's hand or your friends will hate you!
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This movie was initially written for television as "Big Deal in Laredo". See more
When Meredith calls for, and receives a new deck, he has no chips in front of him. When he is shuffling the deck, his chips re-appear on the table. See more
Doc. Doc, they're playing.
Doc Joseph Scully
So am I, my boy. So am I.
Referenced in Trading Partners
Ma Blushin' Rosie (Ma Posie Sweet)
From the Broadway musical "Fiddle-Dee-Dee" (1900)
Written by Edgar Smith
and John Stromberg
Performed by Marilyn Powell See more