Sesame Street
Plot Oscar's grouch club
Air date May 9, 1977
Season Season 8 (1976-1977)
Sponsors K, Z, 7
Syndication Sesame Street Unpaved
This episode guide is missing segments cut from Noggin's broadcast.


Picture Segment Description
1041cripplecreek SCENE 1
Buffy and Fred the Wonder Horse sing "Cripple Creek."
(First: Episode 0908)
1041pinkpanther Cartoon The Pink Panther Karate-Chops the Letter 'K'.
(First: Episode 0241)
Muppets Cheers: The Anything Muppets cheer for the letter K. (version #4)
(First: Episode 0101)
1041dangertheater Film Children in a movie theater tell a man on the screen not to open a door that says "DANGER" on it. He opens it, and there's an explosion.
(First: Episode 0526)
LittleJerryDanger Muppets Little Jerry and the Monotones sing "Danger."
(First: Episode 0704)
Pinball 07 Cartoon Pinball Number Count #7
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0989)
1041newsflash Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: In a take on the "Hey Diddle Diddle" nursery rhyme, Kermit the Frog interviews Natalie the cow and her cat manager as she prepares to jump over the moon. Natalie plans to break the usual cow stereotype by doing this jump. After the cat plays a fanfare on his fiddle, she makes the jump and crash lands back to Earth, where she is praised and congratulated for her jump.
(First: Episode 0634)
1041scuba Film Scuba diver - on, into, under, through, around
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0516)
1041typewriter-K Cartoon The Typewriter: K is for Key
(EKA: Episode 0913)
1041oscar&angry SCENE 2 Oscar and kids in the Grouch Club talk about being angry at brothers and sisters.
1041E&Bclean1 Muppets Ernie & Bert — (Part 1) Bert tells Ernie to clean up the messy apartment. (First: Episode 0010)
1041kkick Cartoon K-kick
(First: Episode 0463)
1041E&Bclean2 Muppets Ernie & Bert — (Part 2) Ernie has finished cleaning up the apartment, but the toy chest is still a mess, so he throws toys all over the place. (First: Episode 0010)
1092-23 Song Joe Raposo sings "Take A Breath."
(First: Episode 0347)
1041train Cast Bob and Luis put together two halves of a painting of a train tunnel. When they fit the parts together, a train goes through the tunnel and zooms to take up the entire screen, frightening Bob and Luis so much, they take down the tunnel again.
(First: Episode 0549)
1041library Muppets Cookie Monster: At a library, Cookie Monster asks an Anything Muppet librarian for a box of cookies. The librarian becomes extremely frustrated because Cookie Monster doesn't understand the library doesn't have cookies!
(First: Episode 0926)
Film Addition and subtraction using three trapeze artists (version "B")
MagicalHerman Cartoon Magical Herman's Adding Trick
(First: Episode 0773)
1041skate Film 1-20 Ice Skaters
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0451)
1041addition Muppets Game Show: "The Addition Game". Herry Monster is a contestant on Guy Smiley's game show "The Addition Game," in which Herry has to add items. Herry is unsure of the last addition problem, so he brings a few cars into the studio to add them up.
(First: Episode 0960)
1041Klion Cartoon A lion named Kent gets a Kick out of being King of the forest.
(First: Episode 0463)
1041starfish Song One of These Things (3 starfish and a crab)
(First: Episode 0516)
1041smallerthanme SCENE 3 Big Bird looks at Buffy's baby, Cody, and observes that "He's Smaller Than Me."
1041triangles Cartoon Triangles are found in various things such as a see-saw, ice cream cone, etc.
(First: Episode 0544)
VisualThink-SS Muppets Visual Thinking: A hipster and a square imagine shapes.
(First: Episode 0361)
1041Zebra Cartoon Z for zebra and zoo
(First: Episode 0281)
1090-10 Film Peacock
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0278)
Alligatorking2 Cartoon The Alligator King
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0411)
1041feedingCody SCENE 4 Big Bird watches Buffy as she breastfeeds Cody.
Cartoon I am crying / estoy llorando (David and Maria voiceover)
1041operator Film A woman repairs wires for the telephone company.
(First: Episode 0771)
1041numbers Cartoon Drill sergeant 0 roll-calls army of numbers 1-20
(EKA: Episode 0536)
1041E&Bcookiesinbed Muppets Ernie & BertBert tells Ernie not to eat cookies in bed, because he might get crumbs in the bed. Ernie decides to eat cookies in Bert's bed instead.
(First: Episode 0282)
1041Z Cartoon Kids narrate a Letter 'Z' Drawing
(First: Episode 0359)
1041Joey Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment — Kermit and Joey count to 20.
(EKA: Episode 0528)
1041school Film A day in the life of a Native American child.
(EKA: Episode 0244)
1041close SCENE 5 Oscar has the kids repeat the closing lines of this episode. "Okay, you're gonna keep doing it over and over until you get it wrong!"

Known edits

Picture Segment Description
Film Penguins take a bath.
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 0440)
Film Tightrope walkers show on and under.
Film A film of two kids at a petting zoo is narrated in English and Spanish.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0486)

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