Aboard the Fortuna
, Maggie paces in Lucky's office and complains that a man is keeping her waiting. Andamo comes in to tell them that the launch is there and Lucky asks if she's ready to go out on the town. However, Nick Popolous and two of his hoodlums come in. Nick greets his friend and tells Lucky to get Maggie out of the room. She takes offense but Lucky quickly ushers her out and asks why Nick is town. The gangster reminds Lucky that he's lost $100,000 to him in dice and poker, and is back with another $100,000. Nick wants to play pool and knows that Lucky is good, but explains that his two hoods are his good luck charms... and with them there, he's sure he's going to win...Read the full recap
Lucky: Where have you been?
Andamo: Well, uh, I ain't made of wood.
Lucky: Is she pretty?
Andamo: They all pretty.
Title: That Stands for Pool
The Music Man (musical in 1957, movie in 1962) features the song "Ya Got Trouble," which features the refrain, "And that rhymes with "P" and that stands for pool!"