Sesame Street
Air date December 29, 1969
Season Season 1 (1969-1970)
Sponsors L, U, Y, 4, 5
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.


Picture Segment Description
Cartoon A man uses a ladder to climb up to the top of a capital L.
Film Alphabet Bates makes the letter U.
Cartoon An award for "U".
Animation by Cliff Roberts
Cartoon Y is for Yo-Yo (aired twice)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie writes a dramatic story, which is actually the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0009)
Film "Noises"
A boy named Mark has a pair of magic glasses that helps him listen to the sounds of an ice cream truck, a dog, a horse galloping, a bicycle, and a parrot.
(First: Episode 0008)
Cast Buddy and Jim try to put on shoes and socks.
(First: Episode 0017)
Film Body Parts vs. Heavy Equipment: Three boys (including Brian Henson) pretend to be steam shovels, playing in the dirt. This segues into footage of real construction vehicles. A parallel is drawn between the machinery and how the boys' arms and mouths work.
(First: Episode 0003)
Cartoon A male voice narrates a story of a jazzy triangle who loved to dance, and a square square. The triangle likes being flexible, but the square would rather be stiff and *square*.
Music: "Waltz in Mean Time," David Lee
(First: Episode 0007)
Film Alphabet Bates writes the letter L.
(First: Episode 0031)
Cartoon L is for Lunchbox (aired twice)
(First: Episode 0031)
Cartoon "Jazz #4"
(First: Episode 0006)
Film Five Song (Song of Five)
(First: Episode 0006)
Cartoon "Jazz #5"
(First: Episode 0007)

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