Sesame Street
Grover has a bird on him
Air date December 27, 1974
Season Season 6 (1974-1975)
Directed by Stan Lathan
Sponsors B, Y, 8

0705 00

StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
Ssnews.humpty
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Humpty Dumpty has fallen off a wall, and Kermit interviews one of the king's horses. Humpty is put together again, but then Kermit gives him a congratulatory slap on the back, and he falls off the wall again.
(First: Episode 0657)
SandB
Animation Sand B / b
(First: Episode 0627)
0705 01
SCENE 1 To announce B as the letter of the day, Grover points to a bird on his head. Once that's finished, he'd like the bird to leave, but it sticks around. Big Bird asks what's going on, so Grover sings "There's a Bird on Me" in response. The bird finally leaves which actually makes Grover sad. Big Bird hugs him and says he'll always have him.
Toon.BeeBees
Cartoon At the beach, the Bee Bee and the Barker family greet each other while saying their names that begin with the letter B.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0627)
KermitSholaFranGiraffes
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit, Shola and Fannie talk about giraffes, leading to...
(First: Episode 0570)
0316 giraffes
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: a herd of giraffes move their way through a field.
(EKA: Episode 0316)
AMFlowerCooperation
Muppets Four Anything Muppet kids cooperate to grow a flower together. One has a flower seed, one has a flowerpot, one has some dirt, and one has a shovel. The rain and sunshine finish the job.
(First: Episode 0311)
Shalom6-12
Cartoon Jazz #8
(First: Episode 0016)
1845t
Cartoon A boxer explains the letter "B". (Spanish remake)
(First: Episode 0355)
Bisforbongobeat
Cartoon With one mighty blow of his baseball bat, a boy knocks several B items (including a basket, bandit, and ball) off of a wall.
Voice: Casey Kasem
(First: Episode 0237)
0705 02
SCENE 2 Grover hides behind the stoop of 123 Sesame Street in an attempt to demonstrate scary. When he's approached separately by David and Maria, he announces his presence and politely delivers a "boo" and a roar. Neither attempt works, so he tries giggling at Susan and Gordon without any luck. Grover declares himself a bust as a monter, incapable of scaring anyone. But he doesn't feel too bad because at least he showed the audience what lovable is.
ElephantBearBridge
Cartoon An elephant and a bear try to cross a bridge to deliver their packages, but they're in each other's way. All voices by Hal Smith.
(First: Episode 0538)
BCayard.bear
Cartoon Big Daniel Boone looks for a bear.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0627)
Song.WhatAreKidsCalled
Song Joe Raposo sings "What Babies Are Called"
(First: Episode 0116)
FlipWilson-ABCs
Celebrity Flip Wilson shows how his teacher, Miss Johnson, taught the ABCs.
(First: Episode 0151)
1800-30
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie tells Bert about his so-called "boring" day at the zoo.
(First: Episode 0020)
1563k
Cartoon "Candy Man"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0359)
Pelicans
Film Swimming and flying pelicans.
(First: Episode 0322)
Harveykneeslapperb
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper asks a man, "Do you know where I wanna be?" The man says he doesn't know. Harvey says, "I wanna B -- right here!" and slaps a letter B on the man's sweater. Harvey runs off, laughing.
(First: Episode 0277)
SchoolRoom
Film In stop-motion, assorted pieces of furniture place themselves in a classroom.
(First: Episode 0647)
Toon.Clam
Cartoon A clam tells a fisherman why he's not catching any fish: he pulled all the plants out of the pond.
(First: Episode 0408)
0705 03
SCENE 3 Maria says that sometimes it's nice being big because you can hold an umbrella while it rains and keep dry. She calls Grover to her whom she saw getting soaked from the window, and starts drying him off with a towel. Grover says sometimes it's nice being little because bigger people can take care of you.
Wateringbstalk
Cartoon Jack waters a B, which grows into a B-stalk. He climbs it and travels to the Land of B.
(First: Episode 0277)
Ernie8Salesman
Muppets Lefty the Salesman wants to sell an 8 to Ernie, who ran out of money buying some 9s. Ernie then offers to sell Lefty his 9s.
(First: Episode 0079)
0273 Flip Wilson 20
Celebrity Flip Wilson counts from 1 to 20.
(First: Episode 0147)
Waterman
Cartoon The uses of water
(First: Episode 0139)
Spies sorting tools
Cast Bob and Maria are spies who meet under a street lamp and greet each other with a recitation of "Little Miss Muffet". Once they've confirmed each others identities, Maria produces some tools and a tricycle while Bob sings "Three of These Things" with a British accent.
(First: Episode 0593)
0705 Bread Bitter Batter
Cast David tries Maria's BREAD, but says it's BAD. She BUTTERs it, but he says it's BITTER. In response, Maria throws the BATTER in his face.
Waterman
Cartoon The uses of water (Spanish)
(EKA: Episode 0330)
1396o
Muppets Waiter Grover: Hamburger - Mr. Johnson wants a hamburger. The restaurant offers two sizes: the big hamburgers and the small hamburgers. When the small hamburgers are too small, he orders a big one, but because there have been some problems with the big hamburger, Grover tries to convince him to order several small ones.
Anteatergiraffe
Cartoon What if an anteater had the features of a giraffe?
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0422)
Boyinacircle
Muppets An Anything Muppet boy watches a circle around him get bigger and smaller.
(First: Episode 0285)
Film--ChewingGumFactory
Film A trip to the chewing gum factory.
(First: Episode 0498)
Eyelids.bert
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie comes home to a sleeping Bert and tries to think of things to do that won't wake him up. He can't watch TV, and he can't play with his ball. Bored, he decides to take a nap too -- but then he starts to snore. This awakens Bert, who wonders out loud where the noise is coming from, in the process arousing Ernie, who gets mad at being woken up.
(First: Episode 0280)
Kingofeight
Animation "The King of Eight"
(First: Episode 0225)
1708g
Cartoon A boy talks about his pet letter Y, named Yetta.
(First: Episode 0443)
0436 Susan Luis sacks
Cast Susan explains to Luis, in his first day on the job, how to stack and count sacks that come off an assembly line.
(First: Episode 0436)
Y.Yawn
Cartoon Y for yawn
(First: Episode 0301)
Folge2271-7
Muppets Bob asks a blank-faced Large Lavender Live Hand Anything Muppet how he feels. The Muppet answers, "I don't feel anything." Bob sticks a nose and angry eyes on the Muppet, who then starts to feel mad. He walks off in a huff, and we hear a crash off-screen. The Muppet comes back and ad-libs, "It's okay, Bob, I just dropped my watch!"
(First: Episode 0491)
Bisforbubble
Song "B is for Bubble."
(First: Episode 0008)
Cookie.schoolsign.pt2
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentCookie Monster shows David a SCHOOL sign.
(First: Episode 0379)
Bisforbath
Cartoon B is for bubbles, bubbles and more bubbles. And Bosco, who is taking a bath.
(First: Episode 0355)
BBCrystal-BigSmall
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentBig Bird and Crystal demonstrate big and little.
(First: Episode 0559)
0705 04
SCENE 4 David, Maria, and Gordon play football with the kids. Grover announces the sponsors (b, y, 8) and the credits roll.


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