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Gambling room

Secret Gambling room.

The casino in Medford, Texas was an illegal casino operated by Meemaw, with Georgie working there. It was owned by the former Medford Wash owner until he had to sell the place to watch the grandkids.

The casino is first seen when Meemaw plays with one of the machines, Meemaw finds out that the owner is selling the place. Meemaw buys the Medford Wash intending to use the secret gambling room in the back. Dale finds put about it ask his police officer friend Jake Rutledge at a bar if it's legal for a casino to operate at a backroom; he promptly raids the casino and puts tape on the machines, but refuses to confiscate the machines. He had done this act as he was running for the position of sheriff and wanted the publicity. He later tried to shake Meemaw down by taking 10% of the overall cash earnings. (Pish Posh and a Secret Back Room)

Georgie finds out about the gambling room and finds out about a work-around when he thought of Chuck-E-Cheese, the plan is when someone wins, they give them a teddy bear and then they buy the teddy bear back, Meemaw thinks it's dumb and that nobody is gonna gamble for a teddy bear. She later figures out what Georgie had meant and they open the gambling room back with officer Jake getting paid to not shut them down. (Money Laundering and a Cascade of Hormones)

Dale and Meemaw go on a sketchy trip to Mississippi to buy machines for the casino. When they do buy it, the guy follows them later on when he notices that they're from Texas, he tries to make a business offer at a diner but Meemaw pops his tires and makes a sign to Dale to punch him. (A Resident Advisor and the Word 'Sketchy')

Later on, the Cooper family find out about it and had helped them out. It had a regular clientele such as Wade. The casino once was robbed by an unknown person who stole the money; Georgie had forgotten to lock the door. (German for Beginners and a Crazy Old Man with a Bat)

Meemaw wants more money at the casino, she reveals to Georgie that she had been thinking of getting table games and a roulette wheel. She later does get it, Georgie is worried about the illegality of it but gets calmed down when he founds out that Herman, the man housing the roulette wheel, can earn $1000 in a good night. (A Roulette Wheel and a Piano Playing Dog)

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