After his drinking costs him his job, his family, and his self-respect, alcoholic Bill Cannon learns that his daughter has been injured in a car accident outside of Chicago. Desperate to raise the $53 he needs to keep his phone from being disconnected so that he can get updates on his child's health, he wanders the streets of Los Angeles hoping to find someone to help. Powerful melodrama stars Dan Duryea, Mary Anderson, Gordon Gebert, Ross Elliott. 75 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.