Sesame Street
Plot The Count follows an ant in the hopes of counting a million ants.
Air date February 20, 1975
Season Season 6 (1974-1975)
Sponsors D, 3
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • Biff is making a model of the letter D, but doesn't seem to understand the directions in the alphabet kit. He goes to ask Luis for help. Big Bird and a kid come in and assemble the parts making a model D.
  • The Count is bored because he has nothing to count, but suddenly he notices an ant on the table. He figures the ant is going home to meet millions of ants, and he follows it. Counting millions of ants would be a week's worth for the Count.
  • Ernie & Bert — Ernie comes from finishing his bath, and tells Bert that there's something that he forgot. Bert asks if he's washed behind his ears, his neck, and his elbows. Finally, Ernie remembers that he forgot to turn off the water in the tub -- as the water level rises. (First: Episode 0277)
  • While the Count waits for the ant he's been following to reappear, a sandwich Big Bird has given him starts to move. It's being carried by lots of ants.
  • Bert refuses to share his cookie with Ernie, who tells Bert that if the cookie was his, he wouldn't mind sharing. Ernie takes the cookie, and asks Bert to ask him if he would share it. (EKA: Episode 0592)
  • Bert has acquired some drums, but he doesn't know how to play them well. Ernie teaches him how to make drum playing exciting. (EKA: Episode 0684)

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