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Sesame Street
Oscar inadvertently helps David talk about the letter N
(repeat of 0737)
Air date February 24, 1977
Season Season 8 (1976-1977)
Sponsors L, N, 7
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 David shows the kids how to do "A Very Simple Dance."
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Film A gemsbok runs fast, then faster.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0416)
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Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie approaches Bert in a harried manner, talking rapidly. Bert tells him to talk slower so he can understand him. Ernie says, slowly, that Bert's bread is burning in the oven, which causes Bert to speak in the same rapid, harried manner.
(First: Episode 0323)
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Cartoon Pinball Number Count #7
Artist: Jeff Hale
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Film "Head To Toe Puzzle": Two kids put together a life size jigsaw puzzle of a human body.
(First: Episode 0024)
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Cartoon An N-terview with an N
(First: Episode 0131)
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Cast Luis and the kids put together a fractured letter N.
(First: Episode 0938)
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Cartoon The Typewriter: N for Nose
(First: Episode 0763)
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Muppets Ernie promises Cookie Monster that he's not going to be tricked out of his plate of cookies this time. Cookie Monster asks Ernie if he's going to eat his cookies fast or slow and demonstrates by eating the plate of cookies, and in the process finishes the entire plate.
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Cartoon Four people cooperate building a table.
(First: Episode 0537)
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Film The making of a jumpsuit, from the initial design to the finished product.
(First: Episode 0927)
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SCENE 2 David peers around the street, cloaked. A kid paints a picture, having stroked their brush. David gets hit with a bucket of paint, making him soaked.
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Film Hippos
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0415)
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Muppets Old West: Five good men are needed to form a posse and catch Bad Bart, the meanest man in the West. The sheriff counts five men in the saloon, and tries to organize them. But it turns out that there are only four good men -- one of them is Bad Bart!
(First: Episode 0554)
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SCENE 3 David closes his hand into a fist. Big Bird gets kissed by a kid. Bob ducks when a pie is thrown at him – β€œMissed!” Another pie hits him.
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Cartoon A man blows 7 bubbles.
(First: Episode 0639)
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Film Mad Painter #7
(First: Episode 0314)
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Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie 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)
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Cartoon A man jumps into a poster of Lake Lillian.
(First: Episode 0347)
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Film Sea Horse
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0183)
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Muppets Little Jerry and the Monotones sing "Telephone Rock."
(First: Episode 0733)
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Film A man uses a TELEPHONE booth in the city.
(First: Episode 0928)
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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 L is for Lips
(First: Episode 0147)
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Film Bus trip around town (guitar soundtrack)
(First: Episode 0926)
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Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Aladdin is distressed that his lamp won't work until Kermit informs hims that he needs to add a light bulb, plug in the cord, and flip the switch. All the while, the Genie wisecracks about his job and trying to get some sleep inside a lamp.
(First: Episode 0927)
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Cartoon A tiny ant pushes the huge N into its place in the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0780)
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SCENE 4 David asks Oscar to help him talk about the letter N. Without realizing it, Oscar says many words that begin with N.
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Cartoon / Film Things that begin with N: nail, nest, net, notebook, needle, noodle, nuts, napkins, nose. (Don't make noise at night). The letter N is nice.
(First: Episode 0659)
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Muppets Three witches attempt their own individual spells, which don't work out to their liking. They decide to cooperate by bringing all of their ingredients together, thus making chicken soup.
(First: Episode 0407)
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Film What do birds eat?
(First: Episode 0495)
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Celebrity Accompanied by a drum beat, Richard Pryor asks the viewer to point to parts of their head.
(First: Episode 0794)
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Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie 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)
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Cartoon A man tries to figure out where a squeaky sound is coming from; it turns out to be a giant's squeaky shoes. "Surprise!"
(First: Episode 0770)
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Insert Big Bird, Grover and company sing a zany song about surprises.
(First: Episode 0911)
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Film A male voiceover and his friend Myrtle observe a macaw in a tree.
(First: Episode 0409)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment β€” Heather and Grover stand up, then sit back down.
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Cartoon Speech Balloon: L--Loud
(First: Episode 0783)
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SCENE 5 The sponsors are announced.


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