Sesame Street
Oscar decides to make Grover angry
Air date February 13, 1976
Season Season 7 (1975-1976)
Directed by Jimmy Baylor
Sponsors Q, W, 11
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 At Hooper's Store, there is a small handful of cookies on a plate. Big Bird allows only one per customer, and cuts off Cookie Monster after he takes one. Cookie is hungry for more cookies, and gets an idea.
Cartoon A man slips on his daughter's skate, and she points out that it makes him feel angry.
(First: Episode 0542)
SCENE 2 Cookie Monster pretends to be Bert and Susan, fooling Big Bird twice into giving him a cookie. When he pretends to be Luis, the real Luis enters and Cookie makes a run for it. Big Bird, thinking Luis was here all the time, gives Luis a cookie.
Celebrity Helen Reddy sings "Grow".
(First: Episode 0774)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie thinks that he isn't special. Bert tells Ernie to feel his nose -- "That's an Ernie nose!" -- and then feel his hair, and wiggle his fingers. Bert says that nobody else is just like Ernie. Encouraged, Ernie tells the audience to do the same.
(First: Episode 0276)
Cartoon A concert pianist shows up in a construction worker's lunchbox, singing the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0449)
Cartoon A shoemaker shows how he measures (human) feet with his ruler.
(First: Episode 0618)
SCENE 3 Oscar is disgusted when he overhears Grover being nice and friendly to Susan. He attempts to anger Grover by insulting him, and succeeds. Grover suddenly feels better after yelling at Oscar, and thanks him, which angers Oscar.
Cartoon A stubborn hippo sits on a girl's ball, and she tries to figure out how to get it back.
(First: Episode 0765)
Film Kids narrate a tortilla contest in English and Spanish.
(First: Episode 0456)
Muppets Roosevelt Franklin Elementary School: Baby Breeze is mad because the rain has ruined his plans for a picnic. He goes outside to try and beat up the rain, then realizes what a silly idea that is.
(First: Episode 0778)
Animation Sand Q/q
(First: Episode 0623)
Muppets Grover's rowboat - part 1
Grover and a group of monsters, including Herry Monster, Fenwick and Billy, get into a rowboat. The monsters all gather at one end, causing the boat to tip over and sink.
(First: Episode 0281)
Cartoon Q for Quiet
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 0441)
Muppets Grover's rowboat - part 2
The monsters gather on the other end of the boat, and it sinks again.
(First: Episode 0281)
Cartoon Q - quarter
(First: Episode 0046)
Muppets Grover's rowboat - part 3
The monsters finally spread out over the boat evenly, and row away.
(First: Episode 0281)
SCENE 4 Susan waters her plants, and plays a "One of These Things" game with the viewer.
Cartoon Henson: Eleven Cheer
(First: Episode 0273)
Film Apples grow on a tree.
(First: Episode 0093)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie can't sleep, so Bert tells him to count sheep. Ernie tries to count sheep, but it's dull -- so he starts counting fire engines. The noise from the imaginary fire engine wakes Bert up. Bert says that Ernie's waking up the whole neighborhood, and tells him to count something quieter. Ernie counts balloons -- but the balloon gets bigger and bigger, finally bursting with a huge explosion that wakes Bert up again.
(First: Episode 0276)
Cartoon Q-quiet! (tree chopping)
(First: Episode 0675)
Film "Hey, let's make a road!" Kids do so at the beach, while a construction crew does the real thing.
(First: Episode 0295)
Cartoon One of these things doesn't belong (shoe pairs)
(First: Episode 0490)
SCENE 5 Grover demonstrates the difference between big and little by comparing his size to that of the adults.
Filmfair q.jpg
Cartoon A duck sings about all the reasons why q should be remembered.
(First: Episode 0789)
There's a Bird on Me.jpg
Song Joe Raposo sings "There's a Bird On Me."
(First: Episode 0416)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is tall, Bert taller, and Big Bird is the tallest (and he also breaks the ceiling).
(First: Episode 0284)
Cartoon Two ducks look the same height when they're in the bathtub, but one of them is taller when he steps out.
(First: Episode 0303)
Cartoon A girl runs home to her CASA.
(First: Episode 0503)
Cast Marvelous Maria rides her trike in 10 circles (then backwards).
(First: Episode 0443)
Cartoon A man makes a CASA for both him and his dog, who then makes a CASA for a bird.
(First: Episode 0586)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: The Pied Piper has trouble luring mice with his music, but Kermit the Frog lures them by whistling.
(First: Episode 0519)
0850 City Sounds.jpg
SCENE 6 Gordon sings "City Sounds" to the kids.
Cartoon W For Wilbur
(First: Episode 0366)
Film A clown (Dennis Allen) takes off his make-up. Which face do you like better?
(First: Episode 0461)
Cartoon W is for Worm
(First: Episode 0001)
Cast Luis is dressed for snow, but is stuck at the beach. David dresses for the beach, but finds himself in the snow. They happily switch places.
(First: Episode 0497)
Muppets Kermit and Grover draw a Q on the screen.
(First: Episode 0493)
Cartoon A short bird stands under a tall bird, which lays an egg on its head.
(First: Episode 0303)
Film A boy compares the growth of the sunflowers to his own height.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0589)
Cartoon Ants carry a huge letter 'Q' uphill.
(First: Episode 0787)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment — Herry & John-John observe a letter Q.
(First: Episode 0571)
SCENE 7 The sponsors are announced, and the credits roll.

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