Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird tries to make sure he gets a good night's sleep.
Air date January 14, 1975
Season Season 6 (1974-1975)
Sponsors Z, 9
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • Oscar builds a wall of tin cans so that anyone wanting to walk along the Street will have to go through it, and eventually make a mess of the Street.
  • Super Grover: Young Willy Nilly is scared to get his hair cut. Super Grover tells Willy that haircuts are painful, but that he must be brave. However, the barber shows them both that haircuts do not hurt, and soon they're no longer afraid of hair cuts.
  • An Anything Muppet artist shows off her magic painting of a doorway which will help show "through". Three Anything Muppets in the painting come through the doorway. When it comes time for Grover's turn, he ends up breaking through the painting. (First: Episode 0580)
  • Bob tells Big Bird to get a good night's sleep so he can be rested and go to the beach tomorrow -- but instead of sleeping, Big Bird starts thinking of ideas to prevent noises from waking him up. He puts lots of buckets of water around his nest, just in case there's a fire while he's sleeping. He also puts pillows all around his nest, so he won't wake up if a salesman comes by to give him a free sample of birdseed.
  • Three Witches attempt their own individual spells which don't work out to their liking. They decide to cooperate by bringing all of their ingredients together, thus making chicken soup. (First: Episode 0407)
  • Waiter Grover serves Mr. Johnson a bowl of chicken soup. Johnson says that he can't eat the soup, and Grover can't guess why. "That settles it," Johnson sighs. "From now on, I'm bringing my lunch to work in a paper sack." He finally explains to Grover that he can't eat the soup because he doesn't have a spoon. (First: Episode 0358)
  • Ernie & BertErnie has heard that somebody in the neighborhood is sick. He looks in a medical book to find out how to tell if someone is sick... not realizing that Bert is the one with a cold. (First: Episode 0543)
  • Cartoon: The story of an old woman who lived in a nine. (EKA: Episode 0543)

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