Sesame Street
Air date April 3, 1973
Season Season 4 (1972-1973)
Sponsors T, V, 4
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Maria the magician tries to make a letter V appear from her hat. It takes awhile, but a tiny Kate appears from the hat with the V.
1710r
Cartoon The Villain in the Panama Hat (V)
E&BTalkSlower
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie approaches Bert in a harried manner, talking rapidly. Bert tells him to talk slower so he can understand him. Ernie says, slowly, that Bert's bread is burning in the oven, which causes Bert to speak in the same rapid, harried manner.
(First: Episode 0323)
George fastslow
Film George the Farmer demonstrates fast and slow by going back and forth on a fence, and in a rocking chair.
(First: Episode 0288)
4construction
Cartoon Four construction workers build a number 4.
Film Fast-Slow 2;15
Film Kids narrate a film in which footage is slowed down and sped up. Sequences include kids on a playground, riding a roller coaster, and Big Bird jumping around and being chased in the park.
(First: Episode 0358)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird recites a short poem about the crocodile.
Crocky
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: Crocodile
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0410)
Songofthecount
Muppets The Count sings "The Song of the Count."
(First: Episode 0469)
Scanimate4
Animation Scanimate Films #4
(First: Episode 0132)
Onelittlepenguin
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: A kid recites a poem about adding penguins.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0255)
Cookiethief
Muppets Western: Four Anything Muppet cowboys put up a Wanted poster for "the Great Cookie Thief", who's been stealing cookies from all the bakeries in these here parts. Cookie Monster is standing in front of the poster, and the others suspect that he's the Great Cookie Thief -- he has the same googly eyes, the same blue fur, and the same Western hat. They confront Cookie Monster, but he denies the charge: "Not have same mustache!" He shouts, "Look over there!" -- and while they're distracted, he draws a mustache on the poster. They apologize -- but then Cookie Monster takes off his hat, and cookies fall out. The Great Cookie Thief makes his escape.
(First: Episode 0276)
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SCENE 3 Bob sings “Special”.
Film-GymnastSlow
Film A gymnast demonstrates slow.
Toon-B-Beso
Cartoon The 'b' in 'beso' kisses an apple and a duck.
Artist: John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0461)
TheKingsPicnic
Muppets "The King's Picnic"
(First: Episode 0419)
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Film Panel drop bridge #1 (0:12)
400030
Film The letter T is a very useful letter.
(First: Episode 0402)
BirdBalloonSub
Cartoon A bird subtracts two balloons from a group of three.
Film.Boyvisitsdentist
Film A boy goes to the dentist and gets his teeth cleaned.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0476)
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SCENE 4 Bob plays a “Here Are Some Things” game with things to drink out of.
KingMidas
Cartoon King Minus and the Disappearing Dragons
(First: Episode 0345)
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Film (LA) Slow (2:23)
Beso
Cartoon A baby cries whenever he gets a beso.
(First: Episode 0433)
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Film Bridge balloons #2 (0:10)
Toon.BESOletters
Cartoon The letters in the word BESO kiss each other.
(First: Episode 0433)
Meyosong
Muppets Two Anything Muppets sing "Me" in both English and Spanish.
(First: Episode 0372)
V-vine
Cartoon Violet climbs a vine with V words.
(First: Episode 0389)
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SCENE 5 Letter V quickies:
  • Bob has a vacuum cleaner.
  • Maria wears a hat with a veil.
  • Oscar has a violin which he plays off-key. Kate remarks, “Very terrible!”
V in space
Cartoon V in space
(First: Episode 0481)
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Cast Wally and Ralph are about to play checkers at a table, but it takes awhile to dawn on them that their chairs can be turned around.
(First: Episode 0438)
2477o
Film Trees are very nice places, for animals and for people.
(First: Episode 0455)
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Insert A little girl shows her dog to Kate, a little boy shows his pet goldfish, and Oscar calls Slimey out to play. Kate plays guitar and sings a song about pets.
(First: Episode 0443)
Zooelephant
Film Joe Raposo: Elephant (instrumental)
(First: Episode 0034)
Noimage
Celebrity Joe Namath counts down from 10 to 1.
(First: Episode 0428)
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Film Bounce bridge #5 (0:06)
T for Tunnel
Film A letter T drives through a tunnel.
(First: Episode 0454)
Bertsnose
Muppets Ernie & Bert — Ernie holds a hanky while Bert sneezes - and Bert's nose comes off in Ernie's hand. Ernie teases Bert by putting his nose back in the wrong places.
(First: Episode 0026)
4fiddle
Cartoon Donnie Budd counts four lions.
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0300)
2606-Tire
Film David points out the circular shape of a tire.
Eggontheknee
Cartoon "Egg Chant": A girl skips rope as a boy sits with an egg on his knee. They recite an alphabet poem together. The egg hatches and a dancing lizard emerges.
(First: Episode 0003)
2040j
Cartoon A man teaches his dog Rover how to read the word SIT.
(First: Episode 0304)
Gemsbok.FastFaster
Film A gemsbok runs fast, then faster.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0416)
Raccoon
Film Comparing a boy's skin to animals' fur, feathers, skin, and other coverings.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0108)
GordonModelAirplane
Cast Gordon builds a model airplane. He looks through his box of parts to find two wings that are the same size. After finding the right wings, the airplane sends him soaring towards the sky.
Alphabetdancers.V
Cast The Alphabet Dancers form the letter V.
(First: Episode 0455)
1396c
Cartoon This is a big letter V poem
Marchingband4
Film Marching Band #4
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SCENE 6 The sponsors are announced.



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