|Season 1, Episode 4|
|Air date||October 17, 1968|
|Written by||Jerome Coopersmith|
|Directed by||Alvin Ganzer|
Tiger by the Tail
...And They Painted Daisies on His Coffin
After two Japanese Saumari try to kill him, Tokura, a local crime boss is exposed as a Japanese deserter from the Pearl Harbor attack of December 7, 1941. Can Steve McGarrett use this fact to put him behind bars?
- Jack Lord as Detective Captain Steve McGarrett
- James MacArthur as Detective Danny Williams
- Al Harrington as Ben Kokua
- Kam Fong as Detective Chin Ho Kelly
- Gilbert Lani Kauhi as Kono Kalakaua
- Tokura....Ricardo Montalban
- Deedee...Carolyn Barrett
- One of the worst episodes...Ricardo Montalban is horribly miscast as a Japanese man almost as bad as David Opatoshu as Chinese!