Sesame Street
Air date February 2, 1970
Season Season 1 (1969-1970)
Sponsors E, S, W, 2, 3
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Bob gets ready to play a game with Big Bird and the kids. He invited Ernie, but he figures Ernie's probably busy eating cookies.
BDM Girl
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie struggles to save a plate of cookies for Bert. Beautiful Day Monster disguises himself as a baker and a little girl to trick Ernie out of four of the five cookies, but Bert blames Ernie.
(First: Episode 0041)
Cartoon Ten little Greeblies (bug-like creatures) keep getting separated from their group, teaching a lesson in counting backward.
(First: Episode 0006)
SCENE 2 Bob has Big Bird and the kids guess which animal is associated with each group of objects he displays. He then points to a film …
Cartoon Children describe how to draw an elephant.
(First: Episode 0052)
Film "Two Song (Song of Two)"
(First: Episode 0001)
Muppets Ernie & Bert — Ernie explains to the audience how people have two of everything: "Let's see, we've got two eyes, and two ears, and two noses..." "Hey, you ding-a-ling!" Bert interrupts. "You've only got one nose." Ernie promptly pulls Bert's nose off, sticks it to his own face, and keeps counting. "Two noses, and two eyes, and two ears ... too bad!"
Cartoon "Jazz #2"
(First: Episode 0001)
SCENE 3 Gordon displays a live kinkajou, which can live in any climate. He introduces the next film, of a warm climate animal.
Film Iguanas
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0047)
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit talks about the letter W. Cookie Monster eats the W.
(First: Episode 0001)
Cartoon "Wanda the Witch"
Animation by Tee Collins
(First: Episode 0001)
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit tries to start his W lecture again, but the W comes to life and attacks him.
(First: Episode 0001)
Celebrity Burt Lancaster says the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0006)
SCENE 4 Bob demonstrates what a star looks like, by having the viewer look for the stars in the picture.
Muppets / Cast Susan sings "Swing on a Star" while putting features on some Anything Muppets.
(First: Episode 0010)
Cartoon "Jazz #3"
(First: Episode 0002)
Cartoon A sprightly seal tells the story of six silly sailors who split up on a see-saw.
Artist: Tee Collins
(First: Episode 0002)
SCENE 5 Gordon has Big Bird and the kids demonstrate how to get from one place to another: walking, running, and skipping.
Film Film footage of a 1-day-old baby reindeer taking its first steps.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0003)
Muppets A group of Anything Muppets enter, with one saying, "Some of us are here, but not all." They leave, and say that now none of them are there. They re-enter with a few more, saying that some of them are there but not all, and leave again, saying that none of them are there. Many Muppets appear, including Bert, Grover, Scudge, Fred's son, Oscar and Cookie Monster, who all say, "Now we are all here!"
SCENE 6 Susan plays two rounds of "One of These Things" with pictures of shapes.
Cartoon "Jazz #3" (repeat)
Cast Buddy and Jim attempt to make a peanut-butter-and-jelly sandwich; ultimately, Buddy constructs it as a "triple-decker."
(First: Episode 0008)
Film "Two Song (Song of Two)" (repeat)
SCENE 7 Bob demonstrates the use of a magnet to a kid, and introduces the next film.
Film A magnetic crane picks up large pieces of metal.
(First: Episode 0009)
SCENE 8 Gordon and the kids look up and see Alphabet Bates skywrite the letter E. They think of animals that begin with E, one of which is an elephant.
Film Joe Raposo: Elephant (instrumental).
(First: Episode 0034)
SCENE 9 Gordon and the kids observe a live dove. Gordon signs off and announces the sponsors.

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