Sesame Street
Air date January 31, 1973
Season Season 4 (1972-1973)
Sponsors I, K, 4
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 In the morning, Big Bird wakes up and notices he’s the first one up; everyone else is still asleep. He wants to practice his drum, then wants to build a birdhouse, but he imagines the kind of reaction he’d get if he wakes people up with such loud activities. Instead, he decides to go back to sleep.
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Cartoon "I Can Remember": A little girl remembers what to buy at the store (A loaf of bread, a container of milk, and a stick of butter) by visualizing her mother giving the instructions.
Artist: Jim Simon
(First: Episode 0408)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird is woken up by David, who shows him how he opens up Hooper's Store every day. David remembers everything today, except to bring his keys.
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Muppets Kermit the Frog attempts to talk about the letter K, but it falls off the wall.
(First: Episode 0044)
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Cartoon Donnie Budd counts four lions.
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0300)
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Muppets Kermit attempts to talk about the letter K again, but the top half of the K collapses.
(First: Episode 0044)
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Cartoon Drawing a kite that turns into a fish (w/ child voiceover).
(First: Episode 0222)
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Muppets Kermit attempts to talk about the letter K again, when a monster comes by. Kermit tells off the monster, until he learns that the monster wants to help him. Kermit talks about K words (including his name), while having the monster display the items he's mentioning. Finally, the monster karate-chops the K.
(First: Episode 0044)
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Cartoon The ET family is demonstrated in a story of the zet, a quick-witted bird.
(First: Episode 0236)
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Film The Mad Painter #4
(First: Episode 0344)
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Cartoon Pick the right letter (featuring the Zet)
(First: Episode 0236)
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Insert Three of These Kids are wearing winter gear in the cold, but one is not.
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Muppets "The Emperor's New Gong" — The Emperor is dissatisfied with the sound his gong makes. He calls the imperial gong delivery man, who presents different gongs for his approval. They're either too loud or too soft, however, until the imperial gong delivery man uses his own head as a gong.
(First: Episode 0410)
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SCENE 3 Oscar asks Gordon to help him write a list of things grouches hate.
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Cartoon K is for kitten.
(First: Episode 0040)
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Film Sesame Street Animal Films: Fish swim around.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0284)
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Muppets Ernie & BertErnie makes a clay bust of Bert, but runs out of clay for the nose, so he pulls Bert's nose off and puts it on the statue.
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Cartoon A picture of a girl playing a guitar is drawn as off-screen kids (speaking English and Spanish) try to guess what the drawing will be.
(First: Episode 0406)
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Film George the Farmer demonstrates noisy and quiet.
(First: Episode 0241)
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Cartoon "I in the Sky"
(First: Episode 0368)
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Muppets An Anything Muppet sings "I'm Cold" in the middle of a blizzard.
(First: Episode 0368)
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Celebrity Bill Cosby tries to count 4 kids.
(First: Episode 0176)
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Cartoon The Pink Panther - K For Karate
(First: Episode 0241)
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SCENE 4 Bob tries to scratch an itch on his back, when Sam the Robot offers to help him.
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Cartoon K-kick
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Film Four Song (Song of Four)
(First: Episode 0006)
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Muppets Grover the Assistant: Herbert Birdsfoot arranges three blocks for Grover to count. No matter how the blocks are arranged, they still add up to three. Herbert asks Grover to count some oranges as well. Grover confesses that he's good at counting blocks -- but he doesn't know how to count oranges!
(First: Episode 0192)
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Film Corn grows in a field. (edited)
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0082)
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Cartoon A man talks about the word AGUA, which springs many leaks.
(First: Episode 0448)
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Film George the Farmer counts 20 barrels.
(First: Episode 0278)
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Muppets Bert says that he's going to demonstrate quiet by talking quietly to Ernie. But when he tries, Ernie claims that he can't hear what Bert is saying. Finally, Bert gets frustrated and shouts at Ernie; Ernie tells Bert not to be so loud.
(First: Episode 0150)
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SCENE 5 Oscar disguises himself as a pile of snow, so people won’t bother him. Instead, they make a snowman out of him.
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Muppets Jerry Nelson narrates a story about a green Muppet hand that learns to spin a top.
(First: Episode 0362)
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Cartoon Donnie Budd counts four lions. (repeat)
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Film Sesame Street Animal Films: Swinging Gibbon
(First: Episode 0009)
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Cartoon K is for kitten. (repeat)
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Muppets Bob and the Anything Muppets sing "The People in Your Neighborhood": Garbageman and Barber.
(First: Episode 0045)
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Cartoon Letter I (Beep Beep)
(First: Episode 0427)
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Muppets Ernie & Bert — Ernie has an important note for Bert, but he can't find it. He looks through the trash can for it and finds the note, which is a reminder that it is Bert's day to clean the apartment.
(First: Episode 0255)
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SCENE 6 Bob sings “A Face”.
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Film New Bridge #1 - Panel Drop
(First: Episode 0105)
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Cartoon Drawing a kite that turns into a fish (w/ child voiceover in Spanish).
(First: Episode 0277)
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Cartoon The alphabet appears in a little box.
(First: Episode 0406)
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Muppets "K" Cheer #4
(First: Episode 0102)
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Cartoon A man talks about the word AGUA, which springs many leaks. (repeat)
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Film Balloons bridge #1 (0:10)
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SCENE 7 The sponsors are announced.


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