Jim Redigo, Paul Moreno, and Tal Garret attend a stockmen's conference and each encounters a romance.
Rudy Bond plays Sam Callison, a politician, trying to get Redigo (Richard Egan) to run for office.
Redigo, Moreno and Tal head for a strictly business stockmen's convention on EMPIRE where: Tal(Ryan O'Neal) finds himself protecting the honor of ambitious, innocent Anne Helm; Moreno (Charles Bronson) finds a poker table and his $600 poke were meant for each other; and Redigo (Richard Egan) has to fight to keep from getting roped into politics by an old friend and the old friend's sweet-talking daughter.
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: This episode appeared on a series called "Empire." Richard Egan was the series star, as Jim Redigo, the manager of a vast, modem, Arizona ranch. He was the characteristic strong father figure, who could ride a horse, fly a plane, shoot a bad guy—and yet identify sensibly and personally with human problems... read more.