|Clark Gable||Babe Stewart|
|Carole Lombard||Connie Randall|
|Dorothy Mackaill||Kay Everly|
|Grant Mitchell||Charlie Vane|
|Elizabeth Patterson||Mrs. Randall|
|George Barbier||Mr. Randall|
|J. Farrell MacDonald||`'Dickie'` Collins|
Gambler Babe Stewart flees Manhattan when his mistress threatens to turn him in. He hides out in a small town, where he meets prim librarian Connie Randall . When Connie refuses his advances, Babe impetuously flips a coin to decide whether to marry her, and does. Returning to New York with Connie, Babe avoids the police and convinces his new wife that he holds a respectable day job. But when Connie discovers Babe's duplicity, she takes matters into her own hands.