pulls into New Orleans and Jim greets it at the train station... unaware that two men are watching him from a carriage. When he enters the train, he hears woman complaining and finds a woman, Rosa Montebello, complaining to Artie, recently returned from his Washington assignment. Once Rosa storms off, Jim checks on his partner and discovers that he's wearing earplugs to block out Rosa's complaints. Artie explains that Rosa is the famous Italian diva and the niece of the Italian Minister. She's booked to perform the opera Lucia di Lammermoor
in New Orleans and Grant suggested that Artie give her a ride in the train. Rosa spent the entire trip complaining and now Grant wants Artie to act as an official escort during her three-day performance...Read the full recap
This episode (in production order) marks Ross Martin's return to the series after his heart attack. He is noticeably thinner and has a different hairstyle.
Igor watches from the balcony.
Angelique hears someone coming.
Artie and Ellen pass out from the gas.
Jim gets up for stew.