Sesame Street
Air date January 11, 1971
Season Season 2 (1970-1971)
Sponsors U, 4
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4-Cheerleaders

StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Bob meets an Anything Muppet man who walks backwards, says "no" for "yes", eats breakfast at night and supper in the morning. One of the perils of doing everything backwards, according to the man, is walking into open manholes.
SpeechBalloon.Umbrella
Cartoon Speech Balloon: U for Umbrella
(First: Episode 0038)
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)
Jim Nabors ABC song
Celebrity Jim Nabors sings The Alphabet Song.
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SCENE 2 Gordon and some kids look at groups of toys, and Gordon points out more than one way to tell which one is different in each group.
PaddleballCount
Cartoon A boy tries to count to twenty while playing with a paddleball, but gets interrupted by a bird.
(First: Episode 0152)
4-Cheerleaders
Muppets Four Anything Muppet cheerleaders give four big cheers for the number 4.
(First: Episode 0132)
Scanimate4
Animation Scanimate Films: A count of 4.
(First: Episode 0132)
MostBeautifulWoman
Muppets Bob reads the story of "The Most Beautiful Woman in the World."
(First: Episode 0138)
Jazzyspies4
Cartoon "Jazz #4"
(First: Episode 0006)
Mandrill carry
Film A mandrill carries her young.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0039)
ErnieBertShoeDroppingNeighbor
Muppets Ernie & BertBert urges Ernie to go to sleep, but Ernie won't go to sleep until the person living upstairs drops his other shoe. When the shoe finally drops, Ernie wakes Bert up to tell him about it.
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SCENE 3 Susan shows Big Bird and some kids some comic strip sequences with the last panel missing, and has them guess what will happen next.
PaddleballCount
Cartoon A boy tries to count to twenty while playing with a paddleball, but gets interrupted by a bird. (repeat)
(First: Episode 0152)
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)
Larryphyllisinvites
Cast Larry and Phyllis cooperate on sending out invitations to a party.
(First: Episode 0150)
Awardu
Cartoon "Poverty U" (repeat)
(First: Episode 0036)
Ernie.CM.Ukelele
Muppets Ernie demonstrates the letter U with a ukulele; Cookie Monster plays "Tiptoe Through the Tulips" on it, then eats it.
(First: Episode 0047)
Noimage
Celebrity The New York Knicks make 20 baskets in a row, but miss on the 21st.
Film-IAmALetter
Film "I Am a Letter" - Vocalists sing a song describing the process of how mail is sent.
(First: Episode 0143)
Noimage
Celebrity The New York Knicks make 8 baskets in a row, but miss on the 9th.
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SCENE 4 The cast shows the different uses of water in a series of quick cuts.
WaterWaterWater
Film Kids narrate a film about water in hoses, fountains, puddles, streams, bathtubs, rivers, oceans, and other places.
(First: Episode 0135)
Noimage
Muppets "U Lecture" - Professor Hastings gives a lecture on the letter U, and Ernie has to wake him up.
Lemurs
Film Lemurs leap and play in a zoo cage.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0032)
Scanimate4
Animation Scanimate Films: A count of 4. (repeat)
(First: Episode 0132)
Cosby4Kids-2
Celebrity Bill Cosby tries to count 4 kids.
SSoriginalmahna
Muppets Mahna Mahna and two Anything Muppet girls sing "Mah Na Mah Na".
(First: Episode 0014)
Noimage
SCENE 5 Mr. Hooper displays the pockets on his vest, and introduces a film of an animal with pockets.
0110.kangaroofilm
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: Tree kangaroo and baby.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0026)
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SCENE 6 The sponsors are announced.


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