Sesame Street
Air date April 1, 1970
Season Season 1 (1969-1970)
Sponsors L, Q, Y, 6, 7
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Gordon wanders around Sesame Street and watches the kids play games. He tries hopscotch himself, but messes up at the #6 square.
Jazzyspies6
Cartoon Jazz #6
(First: Episode 0011)
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SCENE 1
cont'd
Bob tries hopscotch himself, but also messes up at the #6 square.
Baker6
Film "Six Song (Song of Six)"
(First: Episode 0011)
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SCENE 1
cont'd
Big Bird tries hopscotch himself, but he hops away and crashes into something. He then tries jumprope, but realizes he doesn't know how to count. Susan points him to Roosevelt Franklin.
RooseveltCounting
Muppets Roosevelt Franklin counts.
(First: Episode 0068)
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SCENE 1
cont'd
Big Bird tries playing "pin the nose on the face", but it's pretty hard with a blindfold.
PuzzleFilmTitle

HeadToToePuzzle
Film "Head To Toe Puzzle": Two kids put together a life size jigsaw puzzle of a human body.
(First: Episode 0024)
Lisforlunchbox
Cartoon L is for Lunchbox
(First: Episode 0031)
Lisforladder
Cartoon L is for Ladder
(First: Episode 0036)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird thinks he's a loser, which is another L word. Mr. Hooper thinks up a game Big Bird can definitely play, which involves going over and under.
BabyAlice-BrickWall
Cartoon Alice Braithwaite Goodyshoes uses a brick wall to demonstrate around, under (by digging under it), and over (by jumping over it, and landing in the gaping mouth of a monster).
(First: Episode 0076)
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SCENE 2
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Susan and Bob hold a limbo stick and have Big Bird and Gordon see who can make a balloon go over the stick. Big Bird wins, and Mr. Hooper treats him to ice cream.
Everyoneicecream
Muppets Three Anything Muppets sing "Everyone Likes Ice Cream".
(First: Episode 0026)
Cartoonyoyo
Cartoon Y is for Yo-Yo
(First: Episode 0036)
ProfHastingsY
Muppets Professor Hastings talks about the letter Y. As usual, he drifts off and Kermit has to remind him what he's teaching. When the frog's response is "Y", Hastings answers, "Because I forgot."
(First: Episode 0096)
Yellowyahoo
Cartoon The life of a Yellow Yahoo
(First: Episode 0043)
Bob-Starshine
Muppets Bob sings "Good Morning Starshine" with a group of hippie Anything Muppets.
(First: Episode 0003)
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SCENE 3 Gordon and the kids observe a live hedgehog. Gordon counts the six steps on 123.
Jazzyspies6
Cartoon Jazz #6 (repeat)
(First: Episode 0011)
Erniebertjellybeans
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie has seven jellybeans, and Bert has six. To make it even, Ernie eats the extra jellybean. That's fair, isn't it?
(First: Episode 0014)
Np7
Film "Seven Song (Song of Seven)"
(First: Episode 0011)
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SCENE 4 Gordon and the kids make patterns out of blocks.
2059y
Film Hands build things out of triangles and squares while off-screen voices try to figure out what the constructions will be.
(First: Episode 0004)
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SCENE 5 Gordon puts a Q together out of styrofoam pieces.
Qwords
Cartoon "Poverty Q": A figure demonstrates Q words, despite the unruly stem of his letter Q that keeps detaching itself.
(First: Episode 0048)
ErnieCookie-Quart
Muppets Ernie demonstrates the letter Q with a quart of milk; Cookie Monster drinks the milk.
(First: Episode 0047)
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SCENE 6 Using a magnetic board, Susan tells the story of the Alphabet Family, and the day three members of it (today's letter sponsors) went missing.
RFAlphabet
Muppets Roosevelt Franklin says his ABCs.
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Muppets Ernie & BertErnie shows drawings to Bert, and Bert has to guess what happened. Ernie has a drawing of an empty bird cage with an open door (the bird flew away), and a man lying on the ground with a banana peel next to him (he slipped on it). Then Ernie shows Bert an empty page. The answer to that one is that there was a cow eating grass, but the grass is all eaten now and the cow went home.
(First: Episode 0030)
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SCENE 7 Bob and the kids observe a live wallaby. The conversation shifts to tomatoes.
1454-Tomato
Film Tomatoes grow in a field.
(First: Episode 0084)
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SCENE 8 Gordon signs off.


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