The town wants a railroad built through Seattle and plans to invite the governor into town to see the need for the railroad. To entice the governor, the town wants Jenny Lind to perform at a celebration, knowing the governor will attend.
Did You Know?
Though early episodes were set immediately after the Civil War, this episode centers on singer Jenny Lind coming to Seattle as part of the celebration of Washington Territory's admission to the union. Washington did not become a state until 1889, some 24 years after the Civil War and two years after Jenny Lind had died. See more