Sesame Street
Air date April 27, 1971
Season Season 2 (1970-1971)
Sponsors U, 12
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Susan and Gordon encounter Prairie Dawn standing by Oscar's trash can, hearing some loud noises coming from it. She thinks a monster is attacking Oscar, then Gordon thinks Oscar might be throwing an angry fit. Oscar comes up and reveals that he relaxes by listening to his favorite record of noisy sounds, “Music to Be Grouchy By”.
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Cartoon A bully won't give the kids' baseball back. The boy imagines a few scenarios before ultimately calling for his dog.
Artist: John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0215)
Awardu
Cartoon "Poverty U
(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)
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Cartoon Letter U salesman
(First: Episode 0202)
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Celebrity Tim Conway “U” tag
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Muppets Ernie & BertErnie'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)
Bonanza-ABCs
Celebrity The stars of Bonanza appear: Hoss and Mr. Cartwright take turns saying letters of the alphabet; Little Joe rides up in time for Z.
(First: Episode 0136)
Walt Frazier big bigger biggest
Celebrity Walt Frazier helps Mr. Hooper and Jill demonstrate big, bigger, and biggest.
(First: Episode 0141)
Rockhuntingernie
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is going on a hunt for big rocks. When he tries to pick a really big one, the rock turns out to be the dome of a large monster.
(First: Episode 0034)
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Celebrity The New York Knicks make 4 baskets in a row, but miss on the 5th.
(First: Episode 0154)
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Cartoon Today's Secret Drawing: A camel.
(First: Episode 0158)
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Muppets Prairie Dawn and a Anything Muppet boy named Walter enter an old house. Walter says that it's a haunted house. However, Prairie comforts him by saying it's just an old house. He gets scared by everything that happens while Prairie has an explanation for all of it. When they spot a little mouse Prairie gets scared and runs away, while Walter tells the mouse not to be scared.
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Song Joe Raposo sings "Touch and Feel."
SpeechBalloon.Umbrella
Cartoon Speech Balloon: U for Umbrella
(First: Episode 0038)
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Celebrity Lorne Greene and the Bonanza cast add two horses and one horse to make three horses.
(First: Episode 0150)
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SCENE 2 Addition quickies:
  • Mr. Hooper adds one apple to two, making three.
  • Gordon adds one marble to three, making four.
  • Bob adds two books to four, making six.
  • Herbert Birdsfoot adds one cookie to six, making seven, but Cookie Monster eats them.
Knicks make 8, miss 9
Celebrity The New York Knicks make 8 baskets in a row, but miss on the 9th.
(First: Episode 0146)
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SCENE 3 Susan sings “Walk Down the Street”.
Gardenfilm
Film A girl named Jennifer visits family friend Mrs. Wilson in the country, and together they pick food from her garden.
(First: Episode 0021)
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Celebrity The New York Knicks make 12 shots.
(First: Episode 0154)
NumberTwelveRocks
Animation Henson Films: Number Twelve Rocks
(First: Episode 0195)
Crossover12
Cast Bob assembles a number 12.
(First: Episode 0173)
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Cookieschool02
Muppets Cookie Monster wants to go to school, but he can't tell which building the school is because he can't read. An Anything Muppet tells him to read the letters on the sign on one of the buildings. Cookie tears the sign off the building, but once he's read the sign, he still doesn't know which building the school is.
(First: Episode 0184)
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SCENE 4 Bob and the kids look at pictures of what Cookie Monster might have seen if he went inside the school: desks, a blackboard, easels, and a teacher (“maestra” in Spanish).
Mind-Fish
Cartoon I've Got a Mind: Fish
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0195)
PIYNGrocerDoctor
Muppets Bob and the Anything Muppets sing "The People in Your Neighborhood": Grocer and Doctor.
(First: Episode 0067)
Kitedrawing
Cartoon Drawing a kite that turns into a fish (w/ child voiceover).
(First: Episode 0222)
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SCENE 5 In the kitchen, Susan introduces the next film as she shucks some corn.
Cornfield
Film Corn grows in a field. (edited)
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0082)
Poem Howie
Muppets Howie, a rabbit, gets Cookie Monster to recite a poem about cookies.
SpeechBalloon.Umbrella
Cartoon Speech Balloon: U for Umbrella (repeat)
(First: Episode 0038)
Udogcartoon
Cartoon A dog learns about U.
Artist: John Paratore
(First: Episode 0131)
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Muppets Ernie & BertErnie eats the ice cream that Bert was saving for later, so he tries to pass off a smashed up banana with ice and gravy as a substitute. Bert expresses his disgust just as Oscar the Grouch comes in with two ice cream cones. He intends to give only one of them away, but swaps the other in exchange for the smashed banana with cold gravy.
(First: Episode 0213)
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SCENE 6 At Hooper's Store, Mr. Hooper displays a tie he just bought. Gordon thinks it looks dull, and pictures Hooper with a more contemporary psychedelic outfit. Bob pictures him dressed as a dandy, and Big Bird imagines him dressed as a rugged outdoorsman. Mr. Hooper still prefers his tie.
Biggestshoes
Cartoon A girl tries on big, bigger, and the biggest shoes.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
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SCENE 7 The sponsors are announced.


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