Hadji recalls his first meeting with the Quests when they came to Calcutta for a conference. As Dr. Quest became targeted by a secret organization, Hadji helped them uncover a plot, which sent them to the heart of the Himalayas along with a somewhat enterprising "old and venerable" friend. Written by
Did You Know?
The second Jonny Quest
(1964) episode ever produced, it was meant to introduce the new character Hadji. When the air date was pushed back, making Hadji an already-familiar character, the "flashback" frame story was added to acknowledge this. See more
Pasha Peddler's "all-American" accent does not fit the supposed Indian nationality of his character. (This could be a deliberate indicator that he's not quite what he seems.) See more
Hey, Dad! Looks like a door in the side of the mountain.
Dr. Benton C. Quest
Know anything about it, Pasha?
Not me, Pops. Uh, maybe it's an expresso house, only they serve nerve gas instead of coffee.