The Millionaire (1955–1960)
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The Thorne Sisters Story 

Three spinster sisters receive jointly the million and start a spending spree that draws suspicion, particularly of busybody Atwood, on sister Tessie of embezzlement of government funds in her duties as town clerk.

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Polly Thorne
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Tessie Thorne
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Sarah Thorne
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Anne O'Neal ...
Mary Atwood
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Mayor Palen
Stewart Bradley ...
Jim Judson
Grazia Narciso ...
Amy Martinez
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Bill Jackson
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Town Board Member Pennington
Frank Chase ...
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Three spinster sisters receive jointly the million and start a spending spree that draws suspicion, particularly of busybody Atwood, on sister Tessie of embezzlement of government funds in her duties as town clerk.

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16 April 1958 (USA)  »

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Paul Frees, the voice of the off-camera John Beresford Tipton, makes a rare on-screen appearance playing Clyde Monroe. See more »

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Michael Anthony: [Anthony enters the study to discover Tipton, seated in a high backed chair at his desk playing a hand of cards. Only Tipton's right hand is visible to viewers] You sent for me, sir?
John Beresford Tipton: Mike, have you ever considered the thousands of probabilities in a poker hand?
Michael Anthony: Quite often, sir - much to my regret.
John Beresford Tipton: [Chuckles] You sound as though you're drawing to inside straights. A very unwise practice.
Michael Anthony: I found that out, sir.
John Beresford Tipton: [Tipton turns over a poker hand of three Queens, a Nine, and an Ace] Three Queens. A ...
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