After meeting the quirky Dr Roebling on the train back to Metropolis, Jimmy talks with Clark about a strange note. Is there something fishy going on with the inventor? Jimmy wants to snoop on the doctor’s activities.
Clark allows some sneaking around, but just when it looks like he’s just making a fool of Jimmy and his suspicions, there’s a scream. It’s the daughter of Dr Roebling. Can she confirm, or deny the identity of her scientist dat?
Is Clark ready to be on board with Jimmy, and his suspicions? Back in their cabin, the 2 reporters try to guess what the new invention that Roebling is working on. What could it be? What’s the significance of the mysterious note? Clark wants an interview with the doctor before he turns in for the night. Instead he finds more details to add to the strange behavior.