Sesame Street
Plot Herry thinks that the only way he can get attention is by lifting heavy things.
Air date December 30, 1975
Season Season 7 (1975-1976)
Sponsors C, O, 12
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
Rhyme With BUY
  • Herry Monster feels that the only way he can get attention is by lifting the impossible. He is later convinced that he would be liked even if he could only lift a feather.
  • Cartoon: A monster sees a box that keeps opening and closing, saying "Abierto" and "Cerrado"
  • Cookie Monster: Cookie Monster comes to the bakery looking for something delicious that rhymes with BUY. He tries the I (from the MIKE'S BAKERY sign) and the baker's TIE, both of which aren't that delicious. Finally, Guy Smiley comes in and loudly announces that he would like to BUY a PIE. Cookie then knows what he can get in the bakery that rhymes with BUY and is delicious: it's GUY! A chase ensues, and Cookie requests for the baker to send him the bill. (EKA: Episode 0519)
  • Sully and Biff are unsatisfied with their lunches, and refuse to eat them. Luis convinces them that if they each share what they have, then they'll both have a good lunch.
  • Big Bird mentions several words starting with the letter C, including clever, carry, careful and clumsy. He feels that only the word clever describes him.
  • Film: A girl narrates a film of her grandpa putting a horseshoe on their horse. (EKA: Episode 0679)
  • Film: Flamingos
  • Cartoon: Ali Baba introduces the word "OPEN" by saying, "OPEN SESAME!"
  • Film: Circles in everyday objects

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