While Dr. Quest studies ocean floor fish in his minisub, the boys take Bandit scuba diving. Their idyllic day in the sun takes a nasty turn, however, after Jonny discovers a Spanish doubloon at an old sunken ship. Jose, their hired cook, summons pirate cohorts, and the Quests are shortly after taken prisoner and threatened with death unless Jonny brings up the entire treasure for them. Hadji attempts to escape and bring help from the maritime police, but it's up to Bandit to save the day. Written by
Did You Know?
The title is describing the "Jolly Roger" flag that was flown by pirate ships in the Caribbean prior to the 19th century. See more
The police have an American flag on their ship, but speak with British accents. See more
[with the pirate threat gone...
Now, you stay aboard, HERO, 'cause we're going swimming.
Arf! Arf! Arf! Arf! Arf!
You can not swim fast enough to keep up with us, Mr. HERO.
That's right, Bandit. You better stay here.
Dr. Benton C. Quest
Jonny, no matter what you find - don't bring it back.