Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959)
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A widow with a gambling problem owes everyone money, including the landlord who's wanting to evict her. She desperately wants to buy a pricey birthday gift for for her young son, who lives ... See full summary »

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Jessie Baxter
Isobel Elsom ...
Louise
John Bryant ...
Robert
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Mrs. Sanders
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Dave, pawnbroker
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Agnes
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Mr. Shope, landlord
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Alvin
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Henry, cafe proprietor
Carol Shannon ...
Toy shop assistant
Raymond Guth ...
Disgruntled customer in cafe
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A widow with a gambling problem owes everyone money, including the landlord who's wanting to evict her. She desperately wants to buy a pricey birthday gift for for her young son, who lives with disapproving relatives. If only she could have a little luck. Written by Jay Phelps <jaynashvil@aol.com>

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8 November 1957 (USA)  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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