Sesame Street
Mr. Hooper stays up all night studying
Air date March 15, 1976
Season Season 7 (1975-1976)
Sponsors q, y, 11
Syndication Sesame Street Unpaved
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Mr. Hooper opens the store late, because he was up all night studying for his G.E.D. exam.
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Cartoon Monster in the dark (finding a light switch)
(First: Episode 0493)
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Muppets "Bein' Green", with Lena Horne and Kermit.
(First: Episode 0637)
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Cartoon A real Indian boy tells two boys who are playing Cowboy and Indian that Indians don't say "ugh". The other kids tell him that they heard the expression on TV.
(First: Episode 0771)
cut from the Noggin version
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Film Farmer takes care of the baby cows
(First: Episode 0784)
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SCENE 2 Bob and kids talk about "next to" with Oscar.
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Cartoon A girl imagines being next to a tree, a house and a car. "Now I'm going over there," she says. "There's nothing here to be next to!"
(First: Episode 0782)
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Muppets Little Bird explains "next to". Then Cookie Monster cuddles up next to Little Bird.
(First: Episode 0167)
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Cartoon Jazz Alphabet: male vocalists shout each letter.
(First: Episode 0619)
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Muppets Guy Smiley hosts Here is Your Life, surprising Oak Tree with the story of his life. The guests include Granny Fanny Nesselrode, who planted the tree as an acorn, Cloud and Sun, who gave the tree rain and sunshine, and Marty Table and Sarah Chair, who were made from the tree's friends.
(First: Episode 0406)
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Film Dune buggy assembly
(First: Episode 0506)
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Cartoon Four people cooperate building a table
(First: Episode 0537)
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SCENE 3 Big Bird and kids cooperate putting toys away.
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Cartoon Ants carry a huge letter 'Q' uphill.
(First: Episode 0787)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentHerry & John-John observe a letter Q.
(First: Episode 0571)
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Cartoon Hypnotic "Q" rainbow
(First: Episode 0440)
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Muppets Ernie & BertErnie asks Bert to play a game where they take turns counting and then saying "Q". Ernie goes first with "1 Q", and Bert follows with "2 Q". The game continues, until Bert gets to "10 Q". "You're welcome, Bert!" Ernie says.
(First: Episode 0440)
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Film A wheel rolls away from a junkyard. A boy captures it to complete his wagon. (Spanish dub)
(First: Episode 0530)
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Cartoon Q-quiet! (tree chopping)
(First: Episode 0675)
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Muppets Grover the Salesman: Grover wants to sell Kermit some earmuffs, but Kermit doesn't have ears, so Grover gives Kermit some big human ears.
(First: Episode 0800)
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Cartoon The Typewriter: "Q", Quiet
(First: Episode 0768)
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Muppets The Anything Muppets perform a "Handclapping Number".
(First: Episode 0491)
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SCENE 4 Gordon sees Oscar cleaning his can with his vacuum, which sprays dust in his face.
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Cartoon Henson: Eleven Cheer
(First: Episode 0273)
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Muppets Hands count to 11.
(First: Episode 0183)
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Cartoon A little girl shows the building and apartment where she lives -- both with the number 6.
(First: Episode 0783)
cut from the Noggin version
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Cartoon A horse falls apart into a jigsaw puzzle.
(First: Episode 0784)
cut from the Noggin version
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Insert Cookie Monster explains the purpose of a telephone. Then, Maria and Luis tease Cookie by eating the telephone!
(First: Episode 0562)
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Cartoon A boy looks for the telephone as it rings.
(First: Episode 0684)
cut from the Noggin version
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SCENE 5 An Anything Muppet deliveryman delivers Gordon's dining set. To his bewilderment, Bob and Gordon use the furniture to play "Here Are Some Things". When Big Bird comes by, the deliveryman is aghast at his size.
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Cartoon "Poverty Q" -- A figure demonstrates Q words, despite the unruly stem of his letter Q that keeps detaching itself.
(First: Episode 0048)
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Cartoon Sally the Spider skates with different combinations of her legs.
(First: Episode 0625)
cut from the Noggin version
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Muppets Grover the Elevator Operator: Grover's elevator holds five people.
(First: Episode 0462)
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Cartoon Five snakes come out of a basket when a snake charmer plays the flute.
(First: Episode 0762)
cut from the Noggin version
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Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit, Shola, and Fannie count legs and heads.
(First: Episode 0619)
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Cartoon Jasper thinks that he has lost his elbow, but Julius shows him his elbow by bending his arm.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0410)
cut from the Noggin version
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SCENE 6 Mr. Hooper is studying. Big Bird and John-John try to make a hot fudge sundae, but they need Mr. Hooper's help.
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Animation Sand Y/y
(First: Episode 0626)
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Cartoon A yak discusses the letter "Y" on a stage, and is insulted when it is called a "Yakkity-yakkity-yak".
(First: Episode 0301)
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Transition Bridge #5 - 4 Corner Bridge C
(First: Episode 0282)
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SCENE 7 Big Bird decides to study Mr. Hooper's homework as Mr. Hooper works. Gordon announces the sponsors.
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CLOSING SIGNS Mr. Hooper holds up the Sesame Street sign, while Luis and Susan hold up the CTW sign at the end.



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