Sesame Street
Air date May 2, 1977
Season Season 8 (1976-1977)
Sponsors F, Q, 2
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Big Bird feels very chipper this morning, that is until Poco Loco appears and drives him crazy by repeating everything he says. The same happens with Gordon and Susan. Linda happens by and is able to put the bird in his place by signing him a message, which he is unable to verbally repeat.
Flyfrogcartoon
Cartoon A self-proclaimed "handsome" fly (voiced by Casey Kasem) is indignant about appearing in a segment about the letter F with a "fat and ugly" frog. The frog solves the problem by eating the fly.
(First: Episode 0034)
DialinfForPrizesMovie
Muppets Game Show: "Dialing for Prizes Movie": Guy Smiley gives the lucky caller a group of monsters as a prize.
(First: Episode 0629)
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Cartoon A hand draws a farm backdrop for the animals.
(First: Episode 0925)
WetPaint-Billboard
Film A wall painter on a high-rise spells and paints the word "WET PAINT" in red, but accidentally puts his hand on one of the painted letters and looks at his hand, all painted red, and shouts, "WET PAINT!"
Word.OUT!
Cartoon A man sees a giant OUT, yells the word, and everyone runs out of it.
(First: Episode 0550)
JustAroundtheCorner
Muppets "Just Around the Corner"
Quicksand
Film Anne Meara narrates a silent movie of a girl is stuck IN the quicksand.
(First: Episode 0511)
Maria trains Bob and David to be waiters
Cast Maria trains Bob and David to be waiters in a restaurant by showing them which door to go IN and which to go OUT. She uses a few sung 'jingles' to help them remember which is which. Bob 'catches on,' but David has a hard time doing so.
(First: Episode 0786)
Cartoon music hall
Cartoon A cleaning lady (reminiscent of Carol Burnett's character) wanders into a music rehearsal room, plays each instrument, and puts all the sounds back into the wrong instruments.
(First: Episode 0774)
Dollhouse
Film "Doll House"
(First: Episode 0131)
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Cartoon Panels flip to reveal different ways things WALK.
(First: Episode 0369)
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SCENE 2 The cast demonstrates F words: Bob has a fan (that blows down all the walls). Big Bird tries to fly, but can't; Linda signs the word and flies up herself. Gordon tells the kids to run fast, but they are rendered in slow-motion; Gordon tells them to "forget it."
F-Cheerleaders.2
Muppets The Anything Muppets cheer about the letter F. (version 2)
(First: Episode 0093)
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Film The crosswalk light says WALK.
(First: Episode 0926)
Headball-BabyBreeze
Muppets Baby Breeze participates in Headball at Roosevelt Franklin Stadium. His question: what would you do if your ball rolled into the street?
(First: Episode 0877)
2train
Cartoon Train #2
(First: Episode 0353)
CountTirePoem
SCENE 3 The Count recites a poem with the viewer, who provides the rhyme for each stanza (the numbers one through ten).
2parrots
Film Kids identify pairs of animals in a zoo.
(First: Episode 0364)
KingMidas
Cartoon King Minus and the Disappearing Dragons
(First: Episode 0345)
0748-CookieTouch
Insert After watching the King Minus cartoon, Cookie Monster tells Big Bird how great it would be if everything he touched turned into cookies. He imagines a scenario where he holds this power, but he panics when he turns Susan and Bob into a pile of cookies. Big Bird and David rouse him back to reality where he begins to realize his imagination had run away with him... until Susan presents him with a plate of cookies where Big Bird had been standing.
(First: Episode 0748)
1957-Lines
Animation Three lines attempt to individually reach the top of the TV screen, but fail. They succeed after they combine all of their lengths.
(First: Episode 0288)
Simonsoundman
Muppets Simon Soundman goes to Marvin's Music City to buy a nice shiny trumpet. However, Marvin keeps bringing the wrong instrument.
(First: Episode 0458)
300007
Cartoon A flea circus performs feats beginning with the letter F.
(First: Episode 0309)
Pelicans
Film Swimming and flying pelicans.
(First: Episode 0322)
Cartoon f flower
Cartoon A flower picks up a man and says he smells beautiful.
(EKA: Episode 0284)
PaulSimonElCondorPasa
Celebrity Paul Simon sings "El Condor Pasa."
1041Joey
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit and Joey count to 20.
(First: Episode 0436)
WhoYouLookinAtTiger
Song David sings "Who You Looking At, Tiger?"
(First: Episode 0371)
0926zc
Cartoon Animals walk.
(First: Episode 0926)
TrapeezeAddSub-VersionA
Film Addition and subtraction using three trapeze artists (version "A")
1800-18
Cast David, Luis and Linda count in different languages.
(First: Episode 0326)
0871l
Cartoon Hypnotic "Q" rainbow
(First: Episode 0440)
Film-ChefDrawsCake
Film A baker draws a kitchen and utensils to bake a birthday cake.
(First: Episode 0427)
Noimage
Transition Anim Bridge (0:10)
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Cartoon The Typewriter: "Q", Quiet
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0768)
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SCENE 4 Goodbye


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