Egghead steals the Gotham City charter. He finds a loophole that could give him control of Gotham City if descendants of the original founding families (including Bruce Wayne) do not pay nine raccoon pelts to Chief Screaming Chicken on time. Not only is he interested in stopping the payment, but Egghead believes he also has a lead on Batman's true identity. Written by
Did You Know?
In this episode Edward Everett Horton
portrays Chief Screaming Chicken. This was a sly nod to his character Roaring Chicken on the TV show F Troop
(1965). During their network runs the two shows appeared back to back on Thursday nights. See more
What do you want from me, Egghead? I am just a poor major league baseball-team-owner.
How 'bout season tickets? I love halfbacks.
References A Tree Grows in Brooklyn