Sesame Street
Plot Maria gets a job as a construction worker.
Air date December 24, 1974
Season Season 6 (1974-1975)
Written by Joseph A. Bailey[1]
Sponsors U, 5
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • Maria gets a job as a construction worker, and becomes a riveter. Biff and Sully appear and a cocky Biff tries to show "Little Lady" how to rivet. He ends up riveting his own lunchbox to the steel beam.
  • Waiter Grover: Mr. Johnson wants a bowl of hot alphabet soup, and he really wants it to be hot. He looks to make sure that each letter of the alphabet is in his soup, but he is missing some. By the time Grover brings in every last letter, the soup is cold. (First: Episode 0276)
  • Film: "Simon Says"
  • Bob sorts by class with some construction equipment.
  • Luis tries to open a door marked with a "CERRADO" sign. He gets a running start, when Maria changes the sign to read "ABIERTO." She opens the door and Luis runs right through it, crashing.


  1. Bailey, Joseph. Memoirs of a Muppets Writer, page 155.

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