- Episode Description
Bess Harper was Lily's mentor as a young girl, the woman who gave her her first job. Now she is an old alcoholic, in town to try to get five thousand dollars out of the town of Laramie left to it by her estranged ex-husband. Lily hatches a plan to rehabilitate her and get her back on stage, to the chagrin of her private investigator, who was the one who put the idea into her head.moreless
- Cast & Crew
- Fan Reviews (1)
Lily's former mentor Bess Harper arrives in Laramie to attend the funeral of her husband. Bess brings with her a private investigator, who is looking to take the money that was being set aside for a college. Lily gives Bess a last chance to perform.
- Trivia & Quotes
McQuade: Marshal. I'm Jason McQuade, private investigator.
Dan: No privates around here, McQuade. They're all at Ft. Laramie in the Army.
McQuade: Why, I didn't expect repartee, Marshal.
Dan: Private investigators never get what they expect in Laramie.
McQuade: We try, Marshal.
Dan: Well, the last investigator who tried got a hatpin in his ear.
McQuade: How's that?
Dan: He had his ear too close to the keyhole.
Johnny: Uh-uh. Can't go in there. Miss Lily's office.
McQuade: But I've been trying to see my client all day.
Johnny: Said you can't go in there. She's dressing.
McQuade: All day?
Johnny: Well, you know how women are.