Getting a lay of the land
A withered Eli is released from state prison and is surprised to find Mickey Doyle there to pick him up. In accordance with Nucky's wishes, Eli now works for Mickey at his distillery. Reluctantly, Eli accepts the ride but not the job offer.
Gyp Rosetti takes in Tabor Heights, and with the aid of an unwitting gas jock, ascertains that the station is the last fill up ‘till Staten Island - a crucial checkpoint along Nucky's liquor trafficking route to Arnold Rothstein in New York.
Nucky carries on his tryst with Billie Kent in her New York City apartment. His bliss is short-lived, however, once Billie takes a flirtatious phone call in his presence. His jealousy grows when he finds unfamiliar beard trimmings in a safety razor in her bathroom cabinet.
Samuel Crawford pays Chalky White a visit at his club seeking his daughter, Maybelle's, hand in marriage: "I intend to make a place for myself in this world, and I'd like Maybelle by my side as I do." Testing his doctor skills, Chalky requests an impromptu checkup from Samuel, who tells him he suffers merely from a mineral deficiency. Pleased with Samuel's assessment, Chalky welcomes him to the family.