Sesame Street
Oscar buys some healthy food / Herry's niece
Air date April 27, 1977
Season Season 8 (1976-1977)
Sponsors H, R, 10

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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
2425-Walk
SCENE 1 Susan sings "How Do You Walk" with the kids, Mr. Macintosh, and Bob, demonstrating how people's feelings affect how they walk.
SandR-2
Animation Sand R/r
(First: Episode 0635)
2059q
Film Letter R hoist
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0315)
Maria assembles R
Cast Maria assembles an R, which is broken in several parts.
(First: Episode 0936)
400029
Cartoon A rabbit crosses the STREET, and almost gets run over.
Artist: Cathryn Aison
(First: Episode 0778)
ErnieBert--Bert'sPresent
Muppets Ernie & BertBert has a present for his Aunt Matilda, but Ernie thinks that the present is for him, so he makes several guesses about what it is first, then unwraps it.
(First: Episode 0165)
Surpriseinmyhand
Cartoon A boy says he has a big surprise in his hand.
(First: Episode 0557)
Timber2
Film A construction worker yells "Timber" and a tree falls to the ground, but then bounces back up!
(First: Episode 0149)
CookieDavid.STREET
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentCookie Monster shows David a sign that says STREET.
(First: Episode 0423)
Timber1
Film A construction worker yells "Timber" and a match slowly falls to the ground.
Scanimatekids
Video Scanimate kids intro
(First: Episode 0798)
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SCENE 2 Bob shows the kids a "secret" way of putting on their coats: by laying them down on the ground and flipping them over their heads.
PaulF-BodySong
Cartoon A song about the parts of a boy's body and the sounds they can make.
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 0923)
Firstandlast
Muppets A hippie lines up a group of monsters to demonstrate first and last, but Grover doesn't want to be last in line. The hippie compromises and lets him be first... but the line keeps changing directions.
(First: Episode 0116)
Lastleaf
Animation First leaf, last leaf
(First: Episode 0794)
Film.Countingshells
Film A scuba diver collects shells, which some kids count in voice-over.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0474)
Pinball 10
Cartoon Pinball #10
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0990)
1800-7
Muppets Alphabet Chat: Mr. Chatterly tries to discuss the letter R, but everything goes awry.
(First: Episode 0876)
0573s1
Film Folk song: Have You Ever Been To The Farm?
(First: Episode 0138)
0011.R.Radio
Cartoon A man explains the letter R with a radio. Once he starts singing, the radio decides to turn him off by tweaking his nose.
(First: Episode 0011)
I'mpretty-original
Song David sings "I'm Pretty" over a film of fish and other sea creatures.
(First: Episode 0389)
Toon-Leapfrog
Cartoon Three frogs show first, middle and last while hopping over each other.
(First: Episode 0411)
1091-11
Muppets "City-Country Song"
(First: Episode 0681)
1736n
Cartoon A woman fixes her car by putting a letter r under the hood, and it goes "Rrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!"
(First: Episode 0410)
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SCENE 3 Oscar the Grouch wants some of the grouch food Mr. Macintosh carries in his cart, but it's all the same normal food everyone else buys ("Mac" just describes it to him in a grouchy way).
2257l
Cartoon Little girl and cat (she imagines role reversal)
(First: Episode 0784)
2341l
Cast Olivia sings "Everything Grows."
(First: Episode 0998)
EBwarm
Muppets Ernie & BertBert says he's too cold, so Ernie goes overboard to get him warm by putting layer after layer of clothing upon him. This makes him too hot, so Ernie opens the window, gives Bert an ice bag, and brings his electric fan.
(First: Episode 0418)
Typewriterhand
Cartoon The Typewriter: H for Hand
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0771)
1246-Table
Cast Luis comes across a table with only three legs, yet still stands up fine. He searches in his box of junk for a proper leg.
Henson Scanimate 10
Insert Scanimate Films #10
(First: Episode 0120)
Herbert and Grover 2
Muppets Grover the Assistant: Herbert Birdsfoot arranges three blocks for Grover to count. No matter how the blocks are arranged, they still add up to three. Herbert asks Grover to count some oranges as well. Grover confesses that he's good at counting blocks -- but he doesn't know how to count oranges!
(First: Episode 0192)
Umm... butterfly
Cartoon A caterpillar escapes a hungry bird by turning into a butterfly.
Artist: Etienne Delessert
(First: Episode 0639)
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SCENE 4 Herry Monster shows Big Bird how his niece Manda Monster plays with cinder blocks and empties a giant bottle in seconds. When it's time for her nap, Herry shouts a lullaby from the top of his lungs. After she falls asleep and begins a guttural snore, Big Bird tells the audience he hopes Buffy's baby isn't like that.
6Octopus
Cartoon Kids count dinosaurs, octopuses, and paper dolls.
(First: Episode 0926)
BusStopSong1976
Muppets A group of Anything Muppets sing about a "Bus Stop" sign.
(First: Episode 0978)
Lemurs
Film Lemurs leap and play in a zoo cage.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0032)
400016
Cartoon A man tells a confused boy that he saw a bird on a tree, with both of their thoughts appearing on the screen.
(First: Episode 0565)
Flip Wilson arms and legs
Celebrity Flip Wilson talks about arms and legs.
(First: Episode 0174)
1041skate
Film 1-20 Ice Skaters
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0451)
Hisforhorn
Cartoon A red man tries to think of words that begin with H, but a yellow man keeps spewing them out until Red draws a hole under Yellow, who yells "HELP!!"
(First: Episode 0020)
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SCENE 5 Big Bird tries to announce the sponsors, shouting over the ground-shaking snores of Manda Monster.


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