Tennessee Williams' story of a southern plantation owner (Peter Boyle), who burns down a competing syndicate's cotton gin and uses his voluptuous wife. An adaptation of a one-act play by Tennessee Williams. A young, childlike bride of a brutish cotton gin owner becomes the unwitting pawn in her possessive. It revolves around Jake Meighan, a cotton gin owner, who commits arson on a neighboring property called the Plantation Syndicate. The Syndicate Plantation owner.
27 Wagons Full of Cotton Jake Meighan (Ray Poole), the owner of an unprosperous cotton gin in the depths of Mississippi, burns down a rival cotton gin that. List of one-act plays by Tennessee Williams#27 Wagons Full of Cotton · To a section: This is a redirect. 27 WAGONS FULL OF COTTON AND OTHER PLAYS collects thirteen short plays, most written in the s. Some are famous, some obscure, and almost all interesting.