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West becomes involved with the Jupiter Corporation after the director of the board dies of an apparent heart attack and two others are killed. West discovers that they were all involved in a scheme to dump stock, cause a panic, and make tons of money off of the cheap stock. West's investigation leads him to an odd bar with a circus theme and animals who like to throw bombs.moreless
West deals with the kidnapping of the Governor's daughter while Gordon rushes to find Jim to innoculate him from the disease one of the criminals was carrying.
West and Gordon are mixed up in the affairs of the royal family of Karovnia when they come to the U.S. fleeing from assassins in their home country. The agents find that the evil Count Balkovitch is pursuing them, looking for an icon he needs to possess to hold power in Karovnia.moreless
West visits an eerie island to get a diamond for the National Museum. He discovers that a ghostly Hound stalks the island and turns to an old friend for help.
West meets up with Gordon, who has just arrived in New Orleans with a famous Italian diva and niece of the Italian Minister on his arm, an escort urged by President Grant. West agrees to substitute as the lady's guardian for her appearance that evening at the opera, but the performance is interrupted when Montebello's would-be kidnappers bring down the curtain and West jumps into the fray. Discovering that several divas had disappeared in New Orleans, the agents must rush to unravel a plot involving the secret Order of Lucia and reveal who among their new acquaintances is playing a role on and off the stage.moreless
Gordon and West head to a lonely outpost to battle a terrorist gang.
A melody holds the clue West needs to trap a departmental traitor.
Jim meets with crime czar Sabatini, who asks him to travel to Calliope, MO to protect a lady and give a man called Swanson a key. Accompanied by government chemist Ned Brown, Jim travels to Calliope where an Army finance officer died after stealing half a mil. Everyone in Calliope wants the hidden loot... and someone is willing to kill to find it.moreless
Raven seem to be successful as the organization has hypnotized Jim and had him assassinate the Mexican Ambassador. Unfortunately for the group, Frank Harper had impersonated the ambassador to test whether Jim had been conditioned. Now Frank must track down his partner and rescue him.
After a series of disturbing incidents involving a raven that seems to hypnotize high-ranking officials into committing dastardly deeds, Agents West and Harper decide to find out what's going on. The incidents lead the partners to a group calling themselves The Raven, led by the super-brained Tycho.
West and Gordon are called into Mexico to investigate a group of bandits who are attacking and terrorizing border towns. They track the bandits to a Mexican village where the thieves are hiding under the guise of an old Mexican legend about Cortez. Jim and Artie, not believing in the return of the god Cortez, are determined to find their way into the dormant volcano where the thugs are hiding.moreless
West and Pike receive a note to meet a woman at a Chinese restaurant in San Francisco with a promise of information about the militant Din Chang who has recently stolen a supply of fulminate of mercury from a military arsenal. Unfortunately, the woman is killed before they can talk to her and the only word she utters is "Pelican." To further complicate matters, the only person they manage to capture is supposedly still serving time at Alcatraz. Since it seems that Alcatraz and the woman are the two pieces they have of the puzzle, the two split up to track down Chang before he can use the volatile mercury.moreless
Agent West is summoned by a note from agent Gordon to the local barbershop. While waiting for Gordon, West decides to have a shave and is promptly anesthetised by a hot towel from one of Dr. Loveless's assistants, working in disguise. When he wakes up, he finds himself in a carnival funhouse where he encounters dazed-looking Justice Alonzo Fairlie. Before he can get any information from the judge, he is attacked by a quartet of gunmen. He quickly dispatches his adversaries but Justice Fairlie disappears in the confusion, leaving behind a strange clue.moreless
Agents West and Gordon have been investigating a series of explosions that have demolished several palatial homes. While they visit the wealthy Mr. Taney, they hear a high, whining sound. Suddenly the house begins to crumble and the agents escape in the nick of time to see a giant tuning fork radiating powerful sound waves. As they delve deeper into the case, they discover a letter to Mr. Taney from the Cyclops Insurance Company, urging him to take out a policy against further destruction of his property.moreless
Agent West raids a local warehouse in an attempt to apprehend a suspected opium gang member. As he struggles with the suspect, a new secret agent named Bosley Cranston rushes in and attempts to help. Unfortunately, he only makes matters worse, accidentally toppling a piano crate on the suspect and killing him. Cranston, however, is not the meek incompetent he appears and later surprises his colleagues with his karate skills and his popularity with beautiful women.moreless
West and Gordon are called to the deserted mining town of Brimstone by a Professor Colecrest who has made a discovery of great importance. However, before they get to Brimstone, the Professor is captured by a gang of men also seeking his discovery. The professor, seriously injured in a fall, holds the key to the mystery, and Jim and Artie struggle to keep him alive until they can uncover the true root of the mystery.moreless
Agent Artemus Gordon and the curator of the San Francisco Museum are set upon in the Egyptian exhibit by three men wearing gas masks. When agents West and Mr. Heisel, the Egyptian government's representative, enter the room, they are also attacked. After regaining consciousness, the men discover that a priceless ruby has been stolen from the eye of the statue of an ancient pharaoh, Ho Tem Ra. To stop a war, the agents must find the stolen ruby and return it to the Egyptians.moreless
Jim is sent to arrest killer Norbet Plank, who escapes and flees to the town of Epitaph, owned by Epitaph Mines. Plank is the chief bookkeeper for the powerful syndicate that owns the mining company. Through Plank, the agents hope to get their hands on records that could build a case against the organization. Jim hides Plank in a church bell tower while Artie masquerades as lay-preacher Hallelujah Harry. Gordon hopes to get to the head of the syndicate, Diamond Dave Desmond, and walk off with the ledgers. But Diamond Dave's girlfriend, Rhoda, has the same idea and blackmail on her mind.moreless
An old friend, Lt. Dave Bartlett, calls in Jim and Artie with information about the mysterious deaths of fishermen in San Francisco Harbor. Arough bunch of sailors attack the agents, distracting them. They discover that Bartlett is dead,the victim of some sort of giant squid. But things are not what they appear as an even more insidious threat is revealed.moreless
While on the trail of a scientist who has stolen a vial of deadly germs, the agents are pulled into a night of deadly parlor games. West and Gordon must recover the vial before it bursts and releases a veritable plague while managing to live though the games of their host.moreless
Investigating the disappearance of a government appropriations official with a rare disease, Jim and Artiestumble upon a bizarre family scheme. The local family physician has been kidnapping people with the similar disorder and using them to test a serum he has prepared to reverse the aging process. It is up to West and Gordon to stop his tests and bring him to justice.moreless
Someone is trying to run settlers off their land, buying some of them out, scaring other away,and even murdering those who refuse to leave. The government sends Jim and Artie in to investigate the situation and to stop whoever is behind this.
Dr. Crane, inventor of a new explosive, is missing along with his daughter. If his "doomsday formula" falls into the wrong hands, especially foreign ones, it could mean the end of the United States. West and Gordon must rescue the professor, his daughter, and the formula before it's too late.
While President Grant attends an event at the German Consulate, Baron Hinterstoisser invites him to a special reception, explaining he has something interesting for the president to see. Suspicious, agent James West retrieves the mysterious box the Baron refers to and finds a kinetoscope of a fake depiction of President Grant signing a secret agreement with the unscrupulous government of another nation. If the film is shown for the heads of other countries, Grant will suffer terrible indignation and upset international relations. If the film is not replaced, however, the Baron will accuse the U.S. of stealing on consulate soil, a far greater crime.moreless