Original Air Date—16 April 1959
Young hood Nick Joseph is put in charge of recruiting new "customers" in a small time protection organization. He has ambitions and wants to get a cut of the bookies' business. Ruditsky gets involved when Nick murders a bookie in cold blood to prove he's serious. This leads to an offer from the big time mobsters to become their contract hit men.
The Lawless Years s01e01 The Nick Joseph Story