Jack Oakley is a gambler, but different from many of his profession, he was square to everyone. When he came to the palace to deal poker, he surprised the habitués of the place by telling ... See full summary »

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Jack Oakley - the Gambler
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Marian Darrick
James Daly ...
Darrick - Marion's Father
John M. Voshell ...
Tom Darrick - Marion's Brother (as Jack Voshell)
Burton L. King ...
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Franklin Hall ...
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Jack Oakley is a gambler, but different from many of his profession, he was square to everyone. When he came to the palace to deal poker, he surprised the habitués of the place by telling them that his game would he run "on the level" or not at all. He was not there long before he was obliged to call two crooked card men and run them out of the palace. A few days later he was surprised to see these crooks chasing down the road after a lone defenseless girl. He immediately gave chase and put them to flight. The girl was Marion Darrick, daughter of a ranch owner. Marion had a brother Tom who had a craze for gambling. He went so far as to steal money from his father. He frequently sat in Jack's game but invariably lost. One day Jack thought he would teach him a lesson. He stacked the cards and relieved him of every cent. Almost crazed the boy arose from the table, wondering how he would return the stolen money when Jack stopped him and, with this advice, "Never touch a card again; you ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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18 January 1913 (USA)  »

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