Running right alongside the comics in the mid to late 60's for me was my obsession with the TV show. The often cited appeal of it working on one level for the kids and another for the parents is so, so true. At least for me.
Watch it now and there's tins of stuff there that would've gone way, way above the tot me.
Far too big a show with far too much going on of course to comment on in one post, so there'll be repeated returns.
For now, back in the brilliance from the year i hold dearest from this period of the Batman's incarnation