A rabbi from Poland goes to America to lead a Jewish community. When he arrives in America he is hijacked and has to work his way across the country. On the way he meets up with a bank robber and they form a friendship, have many (mis)adventures including being captured by Indians. Written by
The greatest cowboy ever to ride into the Wild West. From Poland.
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In Judaism, a person is not only allowed but required to break the Sabbath if a person's life will be in danger if they do not break it. When the posse is chasing Avram and Tommy, both their lives are in danger, and Avram would have had to have jumped on his horse until they were out of danger. See more
[Avram pretends that he is a random cowboy, delivering the Torah to the Bender family as a favor to his friend the rabbi. Rosalie Bender thinks he's cute
What do you want?
Um, well, I came to bring this thing here
[he pats the Torah
for, eh, for Mr. Bender, iffen I got the right house, an' all.
You do. I'm his daughter.
Yeah, I know that.
[He remembers that he is not supposed to have seen her photograph before, much less carried it from Poland
Oh! Oh, you're the daughter! You're the Bender ...
Composed by Stephen Foster
(as Stephen Collins Foster) See more