Sesame Street
Air date May 2, 1973
Season Season 4 (1972-1973)
Sponsors J, L, 3
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Luis pops about the street, appearing above and below things. He finally pops up on a stepladder, being above a paint can. Bob pops in below and removes the ladder, leaving Luis suspended in mid-air.
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Cartoon Mr. Tweak can't sleep because his neighbor above snores, and his neighbor below sneezes.
Artist: Abe Levitow
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Muppets Waiter Grover: Grover opens a menu and shows Mr. Johnson a large picture of the special sandwich, which comes with potato chips on the side, a pickle on the top, and olive stuck in with a toothpick. When the sandwich arrives, Mr. Johnson complains that it doesn't match the picture on the menu -- it doesn't have potato chips, a pickle or an olive.
(First: Episode 0332)
Painter3
Film Mad Painter #3
(First: Episode 0343)
Lisforladder
Cartoon L is for Ladder
(First: Episode 0036)
LakeLillian
Cartoon A man jumps into a poster of Lake Lillian.
(First: Episode 0347)
Noimage
Cast Gordon the Farmer (1:00)
Lisforlunchbox
Cartoon L is for Lunchbox
(First: Episode 0031)
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SCENE 2 Susan sings the "Sorting Song" using paintbrushes and a pencil.
AlphabetDancers-L
Insert The Alphabet Dancers form a letter L.
(First: Episode 0449)
Lisforlunchbox
Cartoon L is for Lunchbox (Spanish version)
Bae14
Muppets Ernie & Bert — At the beach, Ernie notices that Bert is missing; all he sees is Bert's hat. Sherlock Hemlock helps find Bert, and in the process, discovers that Ernie accidentally buried Bert under the sand.
(First: Episode 0278)
Whatif.rabbit-turtle
Cartoon What if a turtle and rabbit switched appearances?
(First: Episode 0483)
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SCENE 3 David boasts about how great graspers are for a grocer.
Hubley.Penguintap
Cartoon A penguin repeats the rhythms of the sounds it hears, which include a drum, a door knock, a saw and a typewriter.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0239)
Luis exit
Cast Luis looks for the exit in a brick room.
(First: Episode 0407)
CT Wordsworth EXIT
Cartoon A young hipster dog explains to C.T. Wordsworth what an EXIT is.
(EKA: Episode 0281)
Raposo-3isMyFavoriteNumber
Song "Three is My Favorite Number"
(First: Episode 0429)
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Muppets Grover the Elevator Operator: Only five people are allowed on the elevator at one time, so Grover counts out five passengers. But then he's not allowed on the elevator himself; he would make six.
(First: Episode 0462)
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Cartoon Donnie Budd sings about three trios of animals who live on a fat lady's lap.
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0299)
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SCENE 4 A kid counts tricycle wheels in English and Spanish. The wheels, already detached from the trike, suddenly pop onto it and the kid rides off.
ThreeCoffeesPlease
Cartoon Three men in a horse costume want three cups of coffee.
(First: Episode 0473)
Playball
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is sad, because it's raining and he can't play baseball. Bert encourages him to imagine that he's playing instead. In Ernie's imagination, he hits a high fly ball that lands in the ocean. Bert tells Ernie that the sun is out, and he can go out and play now. Ernie says that he can't play -- his ball fell in the ocean.
(First: Episode 0410)
BabyMonkey
Film A baby monkey
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0280)
Linoleum
Muppets Ernie and Bert sing "La, La, La."
(First: Episode 0321)
Lisforlips
Cartoon L is for Lips
(First: Episode 0147)
Sherlock-L
Muppets Sherlock Hemlock demonstrates the sound of the letter L.
(First: Episode 0251)
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SCENE 5 David and the kids listen to some of the sounds of the street, which include rollerskating and jump roping. They also hear Luis playing basketball and join him.
OOTTRain
Song Luis sings "Three of These Things" with three kids with umbrellas and one unlucky kid without one.
(First: Episode 0408)
George abovebelow
Film George the Farmer demonstrates above and below.
(First: Episode 0262)
TheTradingGame
Muppets Guy Smiley hosts "The Trading Game" with contestants Oscar the Grouch and Sally Screamer.
(First: Episode 0279)
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Cartoon J family jamboree
(First: Episode 0365)
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SCENE 6 Bob sings "Little Things."
J Junkyard (Katz)
Film Js appear in a junkyard.
SS.InchWorm
Muppets A Muppet inchworm and a bug sing "The Inch Worm" in a field of flowers.
(First: Episode 0168)
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Film Trees are very nice places, for animals and for people.
(First: Episode 0455)
1041Joey
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit the Frog and Joey count to 20.
(First: Episode 0436)
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SCENE 7 Susan sings "The Alphabet Song."
Film-Walrus
Film The walrus
(First: Episode 0296)
Bob and Hooper assemble L
Cast Bob and Mr. Hooper manage to get L in the right position.
(First: Episode 0147)
Lisforladder
Cartoon L is for Ladder (repeat)
0316 giraffes
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: a herd of giraffes move their way through a field.
(EKA: Episode 0316)
CT Wordsworth EXIT
Cartoon A young hipster dog explains to C.T. Wordsworth what an EXIT is. (repeat)
CMExits
Muppets Cookie Monster uses the EXIT.
(First: Episode 0210)
Toon-BodyParts
Animation Children's voiceovers (in English and Spanish) dictate how to draw a male's body.
Noimage
Insert Adding Tricycles (1:59)
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Cartoon Donnie Budd sings about three trios of animals who live on a fat lady's lap. (repeat)
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SCENE 8 Goodbye


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