Circa 1956, this is a story about two friends, Jed Irish and 'Cincinnati' Sam, who are on a journey of a lifetime. They are con men. Along the way, they meet Doris Reagan. The three find themselves living on the edge and making money through gambling, horse racing, boxing, and assorted con games. For the most part they are successful with only a few failures. They are inseperable, united,& strong.