Sesame Street
Oscar plays "Simon Says" with the kids
(repeat of 0605)
Air date February 20, 1976
Season Season 7 (1975-1976)
Sponsors H, J, 5
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Oscar invites David and the kids to play a game of “Oscar Says”. He tells them to do grouchy things, but doesn’t say “Oscar says” when he tells them to do nice things. Finally, he tells them to walk away, then says “Stop” multiple times. David points out that he didn’t say “Oscar says”, and Oscar says that was intentional - he wants them to walk farther away.
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Muppets "J Friends"
(First: Episode 0339)
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Cartoon J - Jam
(First: Episode 0012)
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Film Things you can carry
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0515)
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Cartoon J family jamboree
(First: Episode 0365)
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Muppets Grover attempts to sell a weather machine to Kermit the Frog.
(First: Episode 0848)
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Film A showcase of J words
(First: Episode 0631)
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SCENE 2 With the kids gathered around, Mr. Hooper recites a poem about a boy who came to his store. Each rhyming couplet has an incorrect word in it, such as, "He turned the knob, and went through the window", at which the children yell out, "No!" Mr. Hooper then asks them what the correct word is, and he continues reciting the poem.
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Cartoon Jazz #5
(First: Episode 0007)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit and Tracy count to 5.
(First: Episode 0125)
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Film A little girl needs HELP getting on a horse.
(First: Episode 0484)
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Muppets Grover is carrying the word "HELP", which is very heavy. He asks Marty to help him carry the word. Instead, Marty gives Grover three more "HELP" words to carry.
(First: Episode 0287)
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Cartoon Madrigal Alphabet
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0615)
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Insert Maria and Luis sing "Every Language Has Words That are Different."
(First: Episode 0740)
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Cartoon Once there were two men. Each had his own idea. One man told his thought to the other man, then the other man told his idea to the first man. Now both men knew twice as much.
(First: Episode 0268)
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Muppets Lefty wants to sell Ernie a scale. He uses two pounds of bananas and two pounds of apples to demonstrate how the scale works. Ernie is impressed. He already has a scale at home, but he'd like to buy the apples and bananas.
(First: Episode 0449)
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Cartoon Mr. Tweak can't sleep because his neighbor above snores, and his neighbor below sneezes.
Artist: Abe Levitow
(First: Episode 0528)
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Film George the Farmer demonstrates above and below.
(First: Episode 0262)
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SCENE 3 At Hooper's Store, Biff buys 12 bottles of root beer, but realizes he doesn’t have enough hands to carry them all. A paper bag won’t work, so Mr. Hooper packs them into two 6-pack cartons instead.
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Cartoon Christopher Clumsy jumps over a hole and says that he fooled the viewer. He then walks into a wall.
(First: Episode 0439)
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Film Footage of a city neighborhood; includes shots of a sno-cone vendor.
Singer: "¡Linda paloma!"
(First: Episode 0426)
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Cartoon Christopher Clumsy jumps over a hole, and falls into another hole.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0439)
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Muppets Ernie & BertBert 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.
(First: Episode 0472)
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Film People jump.
(First: Episode 0774)
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Celebrity Richie Havens sings "Here Comes the Sun."
(First: Episode 0777)
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Cartoon Four motorcycle-riding chickens hatch out of an egg.
(First: Episode 0796)
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Muppets Caveperson Days: King Ernie has a problem -- the cavemen write everything on rocks, which are too heavy to carry around. He calls upon the Royal Smart Person to invent something lighter to write on.
(First: Episode 0409)
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SCENE 4 Maria and David play a rhyming game with the kids.
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Cartoon Harold and Howard think of H words.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0284)
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Song David sings "I'm Pretty" over a film of fish and other sea creatures.
(First: Episode 0389)
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Cartoon H for hello (voice of Gary Owens)
(First: Episode 0020)
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SCENE 5 Maria has some kids look for the embedded saw and screwdriver shapes inside a picture.
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Cartoon Three little men climb up the three flower stems.
(First: Episode 0634)
Kingfireman-bob.jpg Muppets Story: Bob reads "The King and the Fireman", a story about a king who becomes so grateful for being saved by a fireman that he decides to make everyone in the kingdom a firefighter... and soon realizes what a mistake he's made.
(First: Episode 0278)
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Cartoon Two men on a park bench turn their radios up louder and louder, each trying to drown the other's out, until they reach a station they can agree on.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0796)
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SCENE 6 David plays a “Three of These Things” game with a knife, fork, spoon, and pencil.
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Cartoon Two kids find different uses for a cooking pot.
(First: Episode 0795)
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SCENE 7 The sponsors are announced and the credits roll.


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