Now working as a "delivery man" for Dean O'Banion, Van Alden is ordered to keep tabs on Al Capone, joining the ascendant mobster to help keep Cicero voters "informed" at a political rally. Dr. Valentin Narcisse arrives in Atlantic City, clashing with Chalky and Nucky over the loss of an employee. In Washington, Agent Knox aligns himself with J. Edgar Hoover, acting director of the Bureau of Investigation. Harrow fails to finish a job in Milwaukee, while Eddie demands a promotion after 11 years of service. With a business opportunity on the horizon, Nucky departs for Florida.
Did You Know?
The boys swordplay book that Emma Harrow gives to Richard is "The Chessmen of Mars," an Edgar Rice Burroughs science fantasy novel, the fifth of his famous Barsoom series. Burroughs started writing it in January, 1921, and the finished story was first published weekly as serial in "Argosy" in six installments from February 18 through March 25, 1922. It was later published as a complete novel by A. C. McClurg in November 1922. It is that novel that Emma gives to her brother. See more
Emma Harrow's past due notice refers to Plover County, Wisconsin. Plover is, in fact, located in Portage County, Wisconsin. See more
[turning to Chalky as he leaves
I like this room. One looks down and sees many secret things. You know what I saw?
A servant pretending to be a king.
Good Time Flat Blues (aka Farwell to Storyville)
Written by Spencer Williams
Performed by Maggie Jones
, Louis Armstrong
and Fletcher Henderson See more