Sesame Street
Air date January 7, 1971
Season Season 2 (1970-1971)
Sponsors V, Y, 2
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1Of These Things

StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Oscar writes a poem for Charlie Rotten, his fellow member of the Disagreeable Order of Grouches (D.O.G.). Gordon, Mr. Hooper and Susan suggest some complimentary rhymes about his friend, but Oscar would rather write grouchy rhymes.
Dollhouse
Film "Doll House"
(First: Episode 0131)
Cartoonyoyo
Cartoon Y is for Yo-Yo
(First: Episode 0036)
Noimage
Muppets / Cast Bob reads "Yolanda and the Youth", a story about a youth who wins the hand of Princess Yolanda by passing the "Y" test.
Yellowyahoo
Cartoon The life of a Yellow Yahoo
(First: Episode 0043)
0174-YOU
Muppets A voice (Jerry Nelson) presents the word YOU. Two Anything Muppet girls greet each other as such, then the viewer.
Dollhouse
Film "Doll House" (repeat)
(First: Episode 0131)
The.wrong.patient
Muppets Ernie & Bert —Ernie's doctor comes over. Ernie keeps trying to tell the doctor why he called him, but the doctor is too occupied with checking on Ernie, hardly allowing him to get a word in edgewise.
(First: Episode 0137)
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SCENE 2 Bob and Susan point out that there are two of lots of things, and sing "I've Got Two". Oscar has three balloons, but one pops, which makes two.
Grover-YOU
Muppets Grover sees the word YOU, then points to the viewer.
RocketCountdown-Delay
Cartoon Rocket countdown: The rocket doesn't go off until a few seconds after the countdown commences.
(First: Episode 0148)
FirstandLastsong
Muppets Two brothers, First and Last, sing about how their names affect how they do things.
(First: Episode 0134)
Noimage
Cast Larry and Phyllis cooperate when wrapping a present.
(First: Episode 0145)
RocketCountdown-Hat
Cartoon Rocket countdown: The director's hat blasts off instead.
(First: Episode 0148)
Yellowyahoo
Cartoon The life of a Yellow Yahoo (repeat)
(First: Episode 0043)
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)
Cartoonyoyo
Cartoon Y is for Yo-Yo (repeat)
(First: Episode 0036)
Noimage
Celebrity Tim Conway Yo-Yo Tag
Windy
Muppets Tony sings "Windy" to his girlfriend, Beautiful Day Monster.
(First: Episode 0074)
BAP
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie asks Bert to go play in the park with him. When Bert says no, Ernie wonders if he isn't feeling well and starts to examine him.
(First: Episode 0124)
Countdown launch success
Cartoon Countdown series #7 — Unlike previous segments, the rocket successfully launches at the right time as everyone celebrates, and the director grins at the camera.
(First: Episode 0042)
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SCENE 3 Mr. Hooper plays "Three of These Things" using soda glasses.
1Of These Things
Muppets Cookie Monster plays "One of These Things" using plates of cookies.
Flip Wilson arms and legs
Celebrity Flip Wilson talks about arms and legs.
Ridingbikefilm
Film A film of kids riding their bikes to the zoo. The kids look at zoo animals.
(First: Episode 0131)
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Celebrity B.B. King sings the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0130)
Hemlock-applemystery
Muppets Ernie finds an apple on a brick wall, and wants to know who it belongs to. Sherlock Hemlock helps solve the mystery, and realizes that Ernie has a brown paper bag with a hole at the bottom, and that Ernie had an apple in the bag, therefore the apple belongs to Ernie.
(First: Episode 0137)
Dollhouse
Film "Doll House" (repeat)
(First: Episode 0131)
Noimage
SCENE 4 Oscar is disgusted by a tree nearby, claiming it should be chopped down. Susan protests, listing all the tree's advantages, but then Gordon lists some of the tree's drawbacks, like shedding leaves, loud singing birds, and the wind whistling through it. Oscar suddenly likes the tree. Gordon signs off and announces the sponsors.


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