Nucky makes preparations for the annual Celtic dinner on St. Patrick's Day, which are complicated when the dwarfs from Tiny Town who traditionally play the leprechauns insist on a raise and brother Eli wants to male a divisive speech supporting the IRA. Jimmy tries to get Pearl through the trauma of her disfigurement with drugs and Capone insists that she should leave the bordello. Written by
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The purple magazine that Gillian peruses is the March 1920 issue of Photoplay. Actress Alice Joyce
is the cover model about whom Gillian asks Angela, "Do you think she's pretty?" A readers poll in Ladies' World Magazine in 1915 (five years prior to this episode's events), Alice Joyce came in as second most popular film actress, after Mary Pickford
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As Dale Carnegie became famous, he changed the spelling of his last name from "Carnegey" to "Carnegie" (around 1922). When Elias shows Nucky a pamphlet for a course he has been taking on public speaking, the pamphlet has the "Carnegey" spelling. As the show takes place in 1920, this spelling is correct. See more
Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson
[Addressing the crowd
What do you call an Irishman who doesn't swear? A mute! What do you call an Irishnman that doesn't drink? A corpse!
References Tarzan of the Apes
Performed by Jonathan Starkey See more