Sesame Street
Air date April 6, 1970
Season Season 1 (1969-1970)
Sponsors A, Q, U, 8, 9
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 In the kitchen, Gordon sits with a kid and makes some sandwiches. He mentions that eating is something everybody does, including animals.
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Song Joe Raposo sings "Eating" while animals eat.
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Muppets Ernie sings "If I Knew You Were Coming I'd've Baked a Cake" when a hungry Cookie Monster demands a cookie.
(First: Episode 0031)
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SCENE 2 Gordon asks the kid if he can tell which food we're looking at.
Closer-Tomato
Film Close-ups of a tomato are shown.
Music: Peter Schickele
(First: Episode 0006)
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SCENE 2
cont'd
Gordon transitions to the next film.
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Film Clay seed growing
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SCENE 2
cont'd
Gordon talks more about eating, mentioning alligators.
Alligatortoon
Cartoon A man displays the capital and lowercase A, and explains what an alligator is.
(First: Episode 0006)
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Muppets Ernie demonstrates the word "Apple"; Cookie Monster eats Ernie's apple.
(First: Episode 0047)
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Cartoon "All right, now that you've eaten everything in sight, would you mind telling me what you plan to have for dessert?"
(First: Episode 0006)
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SCENE 3 Gordon displays some "which came first" picture sets and has the kid put them in the correct order. He also mentions the importance of dental hygiene, introducing a song from Bob.
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Muppets Bob and the Anything Muppets sing "The People in Your Neighborhood": Dentist and Bus Driver.
Toon-ElephantDrawing
Cartoon Children describe how to draw an elephant.
(First: Episode 0052)
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Cartoon Jazz #8
(First: Episode 0016)
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SCENE 4 Bob encounters Big Bird looking at a large egg, expecting a dancing lizard to hatch out. Bob explains that birds come out of eggs, and points him to the next film …
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Film Clay — single egg growing
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SCENE 4
cont'd
Big Bird insists that the egg he's watching is a special egg. Bob shows him another film of eggs.
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Film Several eggs growing
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SCENE 4
cont'd
Big Bird insists that Bob watch this one egg closely …
Eggontheknee
Cartoon "Egg Chant": A girl skips rope as a boy sits with an egg on his knee. They recite an alphabet poem together. The egg hatches and a dancing lizard emerges.
(First: Episode 0003)
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SCENE 4
cont'd
Bob and Big Bird remark on what they just saw. Big Bird walks off, humming "Jeannie with the Light Brown Zelg".
Apesatplay
Film Apes play at the zoo.
(First: Episode 0045)
Qwords
Cartoon "Poverty Q": A figure demonstrates Q words, despite the unruly stem of his letter Q that keeps detaching itself.
(First: Episode 0048)
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Cartoon Q - quarter
(First: Episode 0046)
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Film "Nine Song (Song of Nine)"
(First: Episode 0016)
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SCENE 5 Gordon and the kid look at a live anteater. Gordon introduces Kermit and Professor Hastings.
ProfHastingsFeelings
Muppets Kermit introduces Professor Hastings, who conducts a lecture about the ways people feel, but keeps drifting off. Meanwhile, two groups of Muppets behind him pass by; one cheering for their winning team, and the others crying for the losing team.
Awardu
Cartoon "Poverty U" -- A figure gives a salute to the letter U, and presents the letter with a bouquet of flowers.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0036)
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SCENE 6 Gordon sits on the steps with the kid, and uses an orange to describe what skin is, leading to the next film …
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Film Skin is shown in close-ups.
Music: Peter Schickele
(First: Episode 0010)
Kermit Cookie glass of milk
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit teaches "full" with a full glass of milk until Cookie Monster drinks it all (with a straw). Disgusted, Kermit complains that he didn’t want to teach "empty", and asks who can talk about the word "full".
(First: Episode 0081)
Pat Paulsen empty full
Celebrity Pat Paulsen demonstrates the different between a full and an empty wastebasket.
(First: Episode 0081)
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SCENE 7 Bob sings the "Classification Song" using images of boats and animals.
Alligatortoon
Cartoon A man displays the capital and lowercase A, and explains what an alligator is. (repeat)
(First: Episode 0006)
Aisforape
Cartoon Speech Balloon: A for Ape
(First: Episode 0006)
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SCENE 8 Gordon and the kids observe the different sounds of the letter A.
Aisforape
Cartoon Speech Balloon: A for Ape (repeat)
(First: Episode 0006)
Alligatortoon
Cartoon A man displays the capital and lowercase A, and explains what an alligator is. (repeat)
(First: Episode 0006)
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SCENE 9 Bob and the kids observe a live alligator. Bob signs off.


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