An old man observes a boy bullying his playmates and treats him to a morality lesson. The man tells the story of the epic cross-country race between a young Mark Twain and his rival, Mike Fink. The bulk of the film depicts the race, which proves to be more a test of character than of stamina.
Director: James L. Conway.
Stars: Christopher Connelly, Forrest Tucker, Larry Storch, Jack Kruschen, Mike Mazurki, Parley Baer, Whit Bissell, Bill Zuckert, Don Haggerty, Sam Edwards, Sanford Gibbons, William Kezele, John Hansen, Robert Easton, Greg Brickman.