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Sesame Street
Air date March 17, 1971
Season Season 2 (1970-1971)
Sponsors O, 6
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.

TV Chair Battle.JPG

Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Big Bird asks Bob what time it is, but Bob left his watch at home. He then asks a Muppet man who’s angry (he doesn’t have a watch), then a Muppet girl who’s sad (because she lost her watch). Finally, he encounters Marty, who answers his question because he has a watch. Marty continues on his way to the circus, but first introduces the number 6.
Cartoon Jazz #6
(First: Episode 0011)
Animation The Queen of Six explores her garden.
TV Chair Battle.JPG
Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie and Bert play tricks on each other in order to sit in the TV chair, until they realize they both fit in it. Herry tricks Ernie and Bert into leaving their chair so that he can sit in it. Ernie and Bert decide that if the chair can hold two, it can hold three as well, so they cram their way into the chair with Herry. When they realize that they're watching something only Bert would enjoy, they leave Bert alone.
(First: Episode 0207)
Song Sesame Street Animal Films: Joe Raposo sings "Feet (One Foot, Two Foot)."
Cartoon A song about a rolling O
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0011)
SCENE 2 Big Bird asks Mr. Hooper for some donuts so he can make a school. He only needs two, for the O’s in the word SCHOOL.
Cartoon O limerick
(First: Episode 0146)
Muppets A group of Muppets (including Taminella Grinderfall and Sour Bird) repeat saying "Oh!" when they see a letter O.
(First: Episode 0075)
Cartoon Speech Balloon: O for Open
(First: Episode 0014)
Cartoon Jazz #6 (repeat)
0273 Flip Wilson 20.jpg
Celebrity Flip Wilson counts from 1 to 20.
(First: Episode 0147)
Muppets "The "OP" Family Song"
(First: Episode 0146)
SCENE 3 Miguel and some kids make a bird out of paper shapes.
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: Bird (2:26)
Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Bert is reading a book when Ernie startles him by asking if he wants to play checkers. Bert says, "I thought maybe you weren't here!" Ernie starts to search to see if he can find himself.
(First: Episode 0171)
Cartoon A girl tries to lure her cat out from under the chair so she can pick him up.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0187)
SCENE 4 Miguel, referencing the OP song, shows the kids a stop sign.
Film Traffic light.
(First: Episode 0131)
Batman joker cross street.jpg
Cartoon Batman and Robin attempt to capture the Joker, but also teach a lesson about crossing the street safely. Holy manhole!
(First: Episode 0090)
Muppets Bob tries to sneak a bag of cookies home without getting noticed by Cookie Monster. Bob encounters Sherlock Hemlock, who has never seen him before and tries to deduce who Bob is. Sherlock comes to the conclusion that Bob must be Cookie Monster, due to the cookies in the bag. Cookie Monster comes and eats the cookies from the bag, so Sherlock realizes that Bob can't be Cookie Monster. Bob then introduces himself, and Sherlock asks if Bob has cookies left that he may have. As Bob finds another cookie, Cookie Monster comes and takes it.
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)
Muppets A yellow Muppet hand tries to match plastic baby animals to their plastic mother animals. A purple Muppet hand tries to help it out.
(First: Episode 0194)
SCENE 5 Gordon sings the β€œClassification Song” with groups of OP, AN and ET words.
Charlie and Louie.JPG
Muppets Charlie is lost and finds a policeman. It's his Uncle Louie, but he doesn't recognize him in uniform. Without the uniform on, Charlie asks Uncle Louie to find him a policeman.
(First: Episode 0135)
SCENE 6 Oscar transitions between segments.
Cartoon Today's Secret Drawing is a policeman.
The Bath Story.JPG
Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie tells Bert that he calls his bathtub Rosie, because after his bath, he leaves a ring around Rosie. Bert then tells Ernie to get out of the tub, because other people are waiting to use it: Solomon Grundy, for instance.
(First: Episode 0001)
Cartoon Poor Solomon Grundy washes a different part of the left side of his body every day, but at the end of the week, "he's still half dirty!"
(First: Episode 0001)
Song Ernie leads the cast in "Everybody Wash."
(First: Episode 0001)
Cartoon A little girl sings "The Alphabet Song," while continually admonished by an adult in voice-over. (ending cut)
(First: Episode 0010)
Muppets Cookie Monster asks a girl the instructions of creating an egg sandwich; which is by combining - slices of bread, butter, a hard boiled egg, and salt together. Cookie literally follows the instructions by placing the ingredients in his mouth, much to the chagrin of the girl.
(First: Episode 0156)
Cast Gordon notices two groups of potato sacks with the wrong numbers matted above them: the group of two has the number 3, and the group of 3 has the number 2. He and Bob cooperate to carry one sack from one group to the other.
(First: Episode 0178)
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Muppets Little Bird explains "next to". Then Cookie Monster cuddles up next to Little Bird.
(First: Episode 0167)
Cartoon An O rolls over and over a horse. The horse eats the O.
Artist: John Paratore
(First: Episode 0173)
SCENE 7 The sponsors are announced with Bob, Marty, and the AM girl (who has found her watch.)

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