Colonel Gumm moves out of the Pink Chip Stamps Factory, taking its owner Pinky Pinkston along as a hostage. A message hidden by Miss Pinkston in a bowl of alphabet soup directs Batman and Robin to the International Stamp Exhibition. Though the Green Hornet and Kato will be attending to try to expose Colonel Gumm, Batman and Robin believe they are out for personal profit. The misunderstanding has the two sets of crime fighters fighting each other while the real criminal nearly makes off with the exhibition's rare and valuable stamps. Written by
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According to Van Williams, Burt Ward was often found boasting about his karate skills and how tough he was during the filming of this episode. After hearing these claims, Bruce Lee decided to play a prank on Ward by acting quietly angry and volatile around him. As a result when it came time to shoot the fight between Robin and Kato, Ward was terrified of Lee. According to a number of witnesses on set, Ward cried out, "Bruce, this isn't real! It's only a show!" Someone from the crew was overheard saying, "Look, it's the black panther against the yellow chicken!" See more
As we last took leave of Batman & Robin, the Green Hornet had been made into a rare stamp and then thumbtacked to a wall by the corrupt Colonel Gumm. With Kato still being blocked and perforated in Gumm's shameful stamping machine, and the Dynamic Duo to follow, once they're unglued from Gumm's glue pad. For you, who've breathlessly waited and wondered, some man-hours have passed. for the caped crusaders, mere moments. As we shall see, in a moment!
References The Green Hornet