"The Silent Gun" is episode 1 of the television series The Green Hornet. Its initial broadcast was on September 9, 1966.[1]


David Bannister is shot at a funeral, but the twenty people who were at the funeral did not hear a shot. One of the people who was attending the funeral was a friend of the Green Hornet's, the district attorney Frank Scanlon. The second victim is a messenger from Brokerage house, who was carrying $5000 in negotiable bonds. The Green Hornet and Kato investigate and attempt to track down the culprit.


  1. Grams, Martin, and Terry Salomonson. The Green Hornet: A History of Radio, Motion Pictures, Comics, and Television. Churchville, MD: OTR Publishing, L.L.C., 2010. Print.