Sesame Street
Air date February 2, 1973
Season Season 4 (1972-1973)
Sponsors M, O, 6
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Do-with-a-pet

StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
Noimage
SCENE 1 Oscar the Grouch tries to trick everyone into saying the word "no", but David tricks the Grouch and has the last laugh.
Hereisyrlifetree
Muppets Guy Smiley hosts Here is Your Life, surprising Oak Tree with the story of his life. The guests include Granny Fanny Nesselrode, who planted the tree as an acorn, Cloud and Sun, who gave the tree rain and sunshine, and Marty Table and Sarah Chair, who were made from the tree's friends.
(First: Episode 0406)
Toon-OCowboy
Cartoon A cowboy tries to lasso a rolling letter O.
(First: Episode 0286)
2341u
Film Letter O hoist
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0338)
0573t
Cartoon Donnie Budd counts six snails, six ships, and six whales.
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0324)
EB.NOsign
Muppets Herry Monster holds a sign with the word "NO" on it and tells Ernie that he can make him read his sign. Ernie replies "Oh no you can't!", and eventually gets the joke. He tries it on Bert, but the gag backfires when Bert bets he can get Ernie to read the sign.
(First: Episode 0416)
Do-with-a-pet
Cartoon What Do You Do With a Pet?
Noimage
SCENE 2 At the Fix-it Shop, Big Bird learns about top and bottom from Luis, who uses a box of toys as an example.
Buyano
Muppets "Would You Like to Buy an O?"
(First: Episode 0364)
Square cartoon
Cartoon A square is fit into many different things, such as a truck, window, television, etc.
(First: Episode 0316)
2933-Woodpecker
Film Knock knock. Who's there? The woodpecker!
(First: Episode 0437)
KingMidas
Cartoon King Minus and the Disappearing Dragons
(First: Episode 0345)
KermitGrover-Boxes
Muppets Kermit talks about "top" and "bottom" using a stack of boxes Grover carries.
(First: Episode 0434)
No6b
Film "Six Song (Song of Six)."
(First: Episode 0011)
Spanishtoon.Opera
Cartoon La letra O - opera, oeste, orquidea, ojos, ocho, y el orquestra de orangutanes.
(First: Episode 0338)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Big Bird and Susan play a rhyming game; she tells him to look for something that rhymes with “man”. Big Bird looks around, and encounters Mr. Snuffleupagus, who has a balloon – which doesn’t rhyme with “man”. Big Bird takes the balloon, and tells Susan where he got it from, but she doesn’t believe him. Big Bird keeps on looking …
Gurucountsto20
Cartoon A guru counts to twenty.
(First: Episode 0276)
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SCENE 3
cont'd
Big Bird looks in his nest for something that rhymes with “man”. Snuffy returns, this time with a giant can. As Snuffy leaves, Big Bird goes to fetch Susan so he can show her the can.
Gurucountsto20
Cartoon A guru counts to twenty. (Spanish version)
(First: Episode 0276)
Countblocks

Countblocks3
Muppets Ernie & Bert — Ernie asks Bert to keep an eye on his pyramid of blocks. The Count walks by, and counts the blocks, moving them out of the pyramid shape. Then he counts them again, putting them back into the pyramid. Bert yells at the Count for moving Ernie's blocks, so the Count counts the blocks again, taking the pyramid apart.
(First: Episode 0406)
Opencartoon
Cartoon Speech Balloon: O for Open
(First: Episode 0014)
Kidsplayinsnow
Film Kids play in the snow.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0292)
Shot.queenof6
Animation The Queen of Six explores her garden.
(First: Episode 0223)
Snocone
Film Footage of a city neighborhood; includes shots of a sno-cone vendor.
Singer: "¡Linda paloma!"
(First: Episode 0426)
Toon-AnFamily
Animation The story of Dan and Nan, as told with words ending in "an."
(First: Episode 0450)
CE9
Muppets "If I Knew You Were Coming I'd've Baked a Cake"
(First: Episode 0031)
Olga.O
Cartoon Olga y la letra O
(First: Episode 0364)
Toon-fishingABCs
Cartoon While fishing one day, a boy catches the letters of the alphabet. Frustrated at not having caught any fish to eat, he decides to use his catch for alphabet soup.
(First: Episode 0004)
Erniecleansup
Muppets Ernie & BertBert tells Ernie that if he can clean the messy apartment in fifteen seconds or less, he will give Ernie his dessert, ice cream and cookies.
(First: Episode 0033)
Noimage
SCENE 4 David plays a “Three of These Things” game: three small 6s and one big 6.
Misformoocow
Cartoon M is for Moo
Music: Larry Rosen and Charles Myers
(First: Episode 0276)
Burtlancaster
Celebrity Burt Lancaster says the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0006)
0573t
Cartoon Donnie Budd counts six snails, six ships, and six whales. (repeat)
Bread film
Film A couple makes some bread in stop-motion.
Noimage
SCENE 5 Luis plays a Spanish “Three of These Things” game: three big screwdrivers and one small one.
2040j
Cartoon A man teaches his dog Rover how to read the word SIT.
(First: Episode 0304)
2678-Itchy
Song Joe Raposo sings "Flies on Animals" over footage of animals bugged by pests.
(First: Episode 0449)
Toon-OCowboy
Cartoon A cowboy tries to lasso a rolling letter O. (repeat)
Noimage
Cast Wally and Ralph try to figure out how to set a table. Ralph puts two plates, two cups and two saucers on the table first, leaving Wally with the problem of how to get the tablecloth on under the dishes.
(First: Episode 0351)
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Cartoon M for mouse, mud, and mother
(First: Episode 0073)
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SCENE 6 The sponsors are announced and the credits roll.



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