Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird tries bowling, and gets a present from his aunt.
Air date December 10, 1975
Season Season 7 (1975-1976)
Sponsors B, J, 9
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • While bowling, Big Bird knocks down cans, boxes and bottles as well as pins.
  • Ernie asks the Kids if they can clap their hands. They all clap together. At the end, Ernie and Greg exchange giggles.
  • Cartoon: An old woman lives in a number nine accompanied by nine children, nine dogs and nine cats. She has to move to a number ten when she realizes that she has ten dogs. (EKA: Episode 0598)
  • Ernie & Bert — Ernie has a licorice whip that he offers to share with Bert. He divides the licorice in half with a pair of scissors, but then discovers that Bert's half is longer than his. He cuts off a little bit of Bert's half, and eats it. Then he discovers that his own half is longer than Bert's, and that's not fair, so he cuts a bit off of his own, and eats it. Ernie goes back and forth, shaving off more and more, until the licorice whip is gone. (EKA: Episode 0560)
  • Big Bird gets a package from his aunt -- a toy airplane. He realizes that it has no motor, and compensates by making motor noises.
  • Cartoon: A construction worker explains the uses of a folding ruler. (EKA: Episode 0592)
  • Film: Ostriches walk and run. (piano music)
  • Cartoon: "Story of J" -- Two boys are told of a man named Joe who is sent to jail after jamming a june bug into a jar and a tire pump. (First: Episode 0009)
  • Cartoon: A girl uses her paint-by-the-numbers set to find an elephant in her picture.

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