Recap: The Wild Wild West S 4 E 13 The Night Of The Pelican
West and Pike are on the trail of a stolen a supply of fulminate of mercury from a military arsenal. Their trail leads to the prison at Alcatraz, which has been taken over by the evil Din Chang. (In case you're wondering, and as Pike tells Jim, "'Alcatraz' is Spanish for 'pelican'!")
Tropes present in this episode:
- The Alcatraz: The actual Alcatraz shows up in this episode, but its reputation turns out to be greatly exaggerated.
- Arms Dealer: Jean Paul.
- Get Into Jail Free
- Prison Episode
- Trojan Prisoner: Jeremy Pike and Captain Gibson pull this in.
- Yellowface: Jeremy Pike makes himself up to look Chinese. Inverted by Din Chang, who disguises himself as a Caucasian.