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The Count visits Hooper's Store to find something to count
Air date February 12, 1975
Season Season 6 (1974-1975)
Sponsors N, P, 8
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 The Count enters Hooper's Store, looking for something to count. He counts the sweeps Mr. Hooper makes with a broom, then the glasses he sets on the counter. He then sees a jar and asks Mr. Hooper how many pieces of candy are inside. Mr. Hooper says it’s exactly 200, but The Count is skeptical. Mr. Hooper says he can just count plain numbers, but The Count says he needs amounts of something to count, listing the reasons why.
Cartoon A boy gets lost, and encounters a man with a yo-yo, who tells him to remember everything he passed.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0408)
Muppets Bert wants to know why there is a cookie lying on the table. Ernie explains that he put it there to remind himself.
(First: Episode 0095)
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)
Film A boy paints a picture of a porcupine on glass.
(First: Episode 0064)
Cartoon P for Pack
(First: Episode 0504)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit talks with Chris about teaching his little sister, Stephanie, to talk. Chris practices the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0495)
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: Lions walk down a trail.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0367)
Animation "The King of Eight"
(First: Episode 0225)
N naughty.jpg
Cartoon N is naughty, nice, nodding, nickel, noon, nibbling, nest, nut, nose, night, nine, and nursing.
(First: Episode 0140)
Muppets Super Grover: Janet Fringle needs help carrying many boxes. Super Grover suggests gluing them together, but she eventually figures out that taking them one at a time will work.
(First: Episode 0588)
Cartoon Jazz #8
(First: Episode 0016)
Film A trip to the doctor's office.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0471)
SCENE 2 In the arbor, Big Bird encounters Maria studying. He plays a “One of These Things” game with her different sized books.
Cartoon Only one of the two footprints can belong.
(First: Episode 0491)
Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot and the "ET" family, part 1: WET.
(First: Episode 0473)
Film A letter N drives through a neighborhood.
(First: Episode 0450)
Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot and the "ET" family, part 2: SET.
(First: Episode 0473)
Cartoon Building a dog house is easy if you have a ruler.
(First: Episode 0630)
Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot and the "ET" family, part 3: MET.
(First: Episode 0473)
Cartoon An N-terview with an N
Artist: John Paratore
(First: Episode 0131)
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: The snouts, tails and bodies of pigs, with a soundtrack of pigs squealing.
(First: Episode 0179)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and John-John count to 20.
(First: Episode 0476)
SCENE 3 Big Bird has a kite, but doesn’t know how to get it off the ground, since it’s not windy today, as Maria and Gordon point out. Big Bird has an idea: he’ll get Mr. Snuffleupagus to supply the wind for him!
Film People of all ages ride bicycles.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0616)
SCENE 4 Snuffy blows a gust of air, and Big Bird’s kite gets off the ground.
Animation Sand P / p
(First: Episode 0634)
SCENE 5 Snuffy is all winded out by now, so he goes home. Meanwhile, the adults notice that the wind has blown all the garbage and leaves around, making a mess of the whole street. Of course, they don’t believe Big Bird’s claim that it was Snuffy who made the wind.
Cartoon A man talks about the word AGUA, which springs many leaks.
(First: Episode 0448)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is painting a portrait of Bert, but paints Bert with curly hair, glasses and a beard. When Bert gets angry about this, Ernie takes him behind the easel and puts curly hair, glasses and a beard on Bert.
(First: Episode 0365)
Song Joe Raposo sings "I'm an Aardvark."
(First: Episode 0425)
Cartoon P is for Pillow
(First: Episode 0374)
Animation A 3 looks for its house.
(First: Episode 0304)
Cartoon P is for Puddle
(First: Episode 0452)
Cast Luis, dressed as a magician, demonstrates addition by conjuring up the correct numeral when David and Maria arrive. As each person leaves, Luis switches the numerals to present subtraction.
(First: Episode 0485)
Song "Eight Song (Song of Eight)
(First: Episode 0016)
Cartoon Beetle Bailey wants to be first in the chow line, but he ends up last.
(First: Episode 0666)
Muppets Ernie & BertBert notices that Ernie has a piece of string tied on his finger. Ernie says that the string tied on this finger helps to remind him that there's a piece of string tied on this finger. And so on. The string on the last finger is there to remind him that they're out of string.
(First: Episode 0163)
New Bridge no1 Panel Drop.jpg
Film New Bridge #1 - Panel Drop
(First: Episode 0105)
Cast Luis serves as the announcer for a ping pong match between Maria and David, who can't his paddle. Once they're ready to go, they're pelted by several dozen ping pong balls.
(First: Episode 0683)
Film A kid enters a tunnel made of snow to demonstrate "head first" and "feet first."
(First: Episode 0290)
Cartoon P Words (including parachute and plug)
(First: Episode 0296)
Muppets The Anything Muppets sing "P Is My Favorite Letter".
(First: Episode 0322)
Cartoon P is for Puppy
(First: Episode 0199)
Dot Bridge 03 early.jpg
Cartoon Dot Bridge #3: Last dot shows up early
(First: Episode 0001)
SCENE 6 The sponsors are announced.

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