Season 2, Episode 2
Air date January 16, 2005
Written by William Schmidt
Directed by Jack Bender
Episode Guide
"Los Moscos"
"Ingram, TX"

Alamogordo, NM is the 2nd episode of Season 2 of the series Carnivale.

Summary Edit

Ben finds Kerrigan in his room covered with drawings of the Tattooed Man, repeating a mantra talking of a crone. On his way back to the carnival, Ben drives past the desert from an earlier vision. He also picks up an absent-minded Sofie, accompanied by visions of the Tattooed Man. Sofie finds a new home in Lodz's trailer, but Lodz's former lover, Lila, grows suspicious of his unexplained disappearance. After receiving Kerrigan's poem and one of his drawings, Management informs Ben of the relevance of the Tattooed Man as the Usher, and that they need to find an old lady in Ingram, Texas. Varlyn Stroud, Brother Justin's "archangel made flesh", escapes from prison and sets out to find Henry Scudder. He first visits the Hawkins Farm and then proceeds to Tipton. After killing the sheriff, he finds a 1921 letter to Rebecca Donovan from Scudder in Babylon. While Brother Justin breaks ground for his Temple of Jericho near the decrepit tree, Dolan collects information about Iris and the ministry fire. Justin gets his chest and back tattooed with a tree

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