Sesame Street
Air date January 23, 1974
Season Season 5 (1973-1974)
Sponsors P, R, 5
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Bob and two kids talk about imagination and what it means. Maria imagines herself as a ball player, a princess, and a baker.
0011.R.Radio
Cartoon A man explains the letter R with a radio. Once he starts singing, the radio decides to turn him off by tweaking his nose.
(First: Episode 0011)
Song.imagination
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie and Bert sing "Imagination".
(First: Episode 0493)
Song.ilovebeingapig
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: The snouts, tails and bodies of pigs, with a soundtrack of pigs squealing.
(First: Episode 0179)
Sleepbeauty56
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the prince kissing Sleeping Beauty, but rather than waking her up, falls asleep himself.
(First: Episode 0483)
2341y
Cartoon "That's About the Size of It"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0279)
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SCENE 2 Simon Soundman sits in Hooper's Store, where David says he'll be right back, exiting through the back door. While he's alone, Simon muses out loud about leaving the store unattended, making the sound pattern of the door opening, the entry bell ringing, and the door closing. David comes back in, thinking someone else has entered, but finds only Simon there. This happens again, then finally Simon decides to leave. When David hears the door and bell, he assumes someone's playing a trick on him, and announces he's not going back inside. Luis then enters Hooper's, but David still thinks it's a trick. He goes around to the front door, thinks Luis has been playing the trick on him, and chews him out. Simon comes back and makes the sounds again, flustering David.
Yes toon
Cartoon A man carves a YES and puts it on display.
(First: Episode 0366)
PatPulsen-Alphabet
Celebrity Pat Paulsen says the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0067)
GorillaPark-YES
Film A gorilla sits on a park bench with a lunchbox full of bananas. Noticing the woman seated beside him, he decides to share his bananas with her. She keeps answering "YES" every time the gorilla offers one until he runs out of bananas.
(First: Episode 0524)
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Muppets Lefty holds a letter R, and Ernie holds a letter P.
(First: Episode 0129)
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Film Letter R hoist
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0315)
Kermit-RP
Muppets Kermit is about to talk about the letter R, until Cookie Monster karate chops one of the legs off, turning it into a P. When Kermit threatens to tell the monster's mommy, Cookie reassembles the broken letter back to the letter "R".
(First: Episode 0129)
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Cast The cast puts together a fractured letter R.
(First: Episode 0531)
HarveyR
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper tells the mailman that he has a letter for his mother: the letter R.
No5
Film Five Song (Song of Five)
(First: Episode 0006)
PingPongBallsToon
Cartoon A little girl imagines what would happen if she dropped her bag of ping pong balls.
Snowwhite
Muppets Snow White accidentally visits the cottage of the six dwarves.
(First: Episode 0279)
George nearfar
Animation George the Farmer is near when he's on a barrel; he's far when he's on the porch.
(First: Episode 0235)
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Cast Luis demonstrates near and far.
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Cartoon Donnie Budd sings about animals in groups of five on a farm.
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0323)
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Song Sesame Street Animal Films: Joe Raposo sings "Penguins Five."
(First: Episode 0245)
Jazzyspies5
Cartoon Jazz #5
(First: Episode 0007)
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Film A gymnast demonstrates close to and away from.
(First: Episode 0513)
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SCENE 3 Gordon instructs Big Bird what to pack in his car: put Luis's drums in the back, and put an umbrella in the trunk. Big Bird struggles to figure out the meaning of the word “in”.
Footprints-A
Cartoon Footprints move over to the tune of "Here Are Some Things".
(First: Episode 0505)
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SCENE 4 Big Bird thinks he has been successful, but he's put everything on the car, not in. Gordon shows him how to do it properly.
Elephant film
Film Elephants (African percussion soundtrack)
(First: Episode 0389)
LetterPSunset
Cartoon A letter "P" sits on an island before a rotating sunset. The ridges of the letter "P" moves along the letter and flash in different colors.
(First: Episode 0452)
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Muppets The letter S joins U and N to make the word SUN. Some Anything Muppets appear in beach gear to bask in the sun.
(First: Episode 0453)
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SCENE 5 David, Maria, Bob and Luis sing "The AN Family Song".
Gurucountsto20
Cartoon A guru counts to twenty. (shown in English, then Spanish)
(First: Episode 0276)
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Film To a jazz rhythm soundtrack, the camera zooms in on flowers growing on a tree.
(First: Episode 0156)
E&BIceCreamSoda
Muppets Ernie & Bert — While Ernie looks after Hooper's Store, Bert asks him for something to drink. Ernie starts out with a glass of unflavored soda water, tastes it, and decides it's too dull for his ol' buddy Bert. To Bert's dismay, Ernie then adds some strawberry syrup to the soda water, then a scoop of ice cream, and finally, some whipped cream. Now it's an ice cream soda, which Bert doesn't want... but Ernie does.
(First: Episode 0539)
Smashglass
Transition Bridge #12 - Glass smashes
(First: Episode 0276)
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SCENE 6 David and the kids look at different kinds of shoes.
Film.horseshoe
Film A girl narrates a film of her grandpa putting a horseshoe on their horse.
(First: Episode 0505)
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Cartoon P is for Pillow
(First: Episode 0374)
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SCENE 7 David and the kids play a “Here Are Some Things” game with different shoes.
Bridge no13 Leaf Drops Bridge
Transition Bridge #13 - Leaf Drop Bridge
(First: Episode 0309)
Slidepuzzle.Elephant
Animation Slide puzzle - elephant
(First: Episode 0389)
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SCENE 8 The sponsors are announced.


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