Desperate to weaken Gyp’s alliance with Masseria and reclaim Atlantic City, Nucky cedes control of one of his prized assets to Rothstein. Harrow returns to Gillian’s brothel for some unfinished business; Luciano is forced to take on a new heroin partner after being arrested in New York; Chalky and Capone put their enmity on hold while taking on Masseria’s men; Margaret decides to end one relationship and considers resuming another.
Episode number: 3x12 Production Number: 312 Airdate: Sunday December 02nd, 2012 Special Airtime: 09:00 pm
The episode begins with Al Capone killing a bunch of guys in the middle of the night. Reporters question Atlantic City Mayor Ed Bader about the rash of violence and he says the authorities are handling things. Bader says it's "gangsters versus gangsters" and average citizens don't need to worry. Nucky, holed up in the lumber yard, talks to Mickey Doyle about things at the Overholt distillery. Mickey says that if it gets up and running, it'll be huge. Gyp is meeting with Masseria and tells Tonino to keep everyone away from there. Masseria questions Gyp about how many of his men he gave him. ..