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Sesame Street
Trip to Hawaii β€” The gang arrives in Hawaii; Big Bird hears the legend of the Snuffleupagus Mountain
Air date January 16,1978
Season Season 9 (1977-1978)
Sponsors D, M, 2
Syndication Sesame Street Unpaved
Releases HBO Max

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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Big Bird is upset that Snuffy missed the plane.
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Everyone looks out the window at the beautiful Hawaiian scenery.
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The plane finally lands, causing all of Oscar's luggage to fall out of its compartment!
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Film Things that start with M
(First: Episode 0620)
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SCENE 2 Buffy and Sheldon greet their visitors.
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With the help of a helicopter, Snuffy lands in Hawaii.
This portion of the scene appears on 40 Years of Sunny Days.
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Cartoon M in space (features the voice of Ginny Tyler)
(First: Episode 0516)
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Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie is thirsty, and imagines that he's drinking nice cold water. Irritated, Bert tells him to go get a real glass of water. Ernie does, but then he annoys Bert by saying that now he's hungry. He then proceeds to eat an imaginary peanut butter and banana sandwich.
(First: Episode 0459)
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SCENE 3 At the baggage claim area, Maria gives a Hawaiian lei to Oscar.
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Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot wants to demonstrate the letter M. Grover enters, making "Mmmmm" noises, so Herbert uses Grover to help him tell a story using M words. When the story is over, Herbert discovers that Grover's mouth is stuck together after eating peanut butter.
(First: Episode 0276)
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Cartoon A mouse takes a bite out of a good-smelling M.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0725)
cut from the Noggin version
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Muppets Two Anything Muppets sing the "City-Country Song" about the difference between life in the country and life in the city.
(First: Episode 0681)
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SCENE 4 Big Bird and the gang board the truck and head out to the Indian reservation where Buffy lives.
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Along the way, they stop at a fruit stand, where they observe several kinds of fruit that Mr. Hooper doesn't carry in his store.
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Finally, they arrive at Buffy's teepee.
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Film Apples grow on a tree.
(First: Episode 0093)
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Animation Sand M/m
(First: Episode 0620)
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Muppets Grover demonstrates how a phone booth is used, but it becomes crowded when he receives a call asking for "Monderporg."
(First: Episode 0654)
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Film Empty / full cafeteria (time-lapse)
(First: Episode 0415)
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Cartoon A small man and his assistant, Dudley, attempt to demonstrate both the capital and lower-case letter D.
(First: Episode 0016)
cut from the Noggin version
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Film Empty / full classroom (time-lapse)
(First: Episode 0475)
cut from the Noggin version
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Cartoon Workmen construct a D building, filled with everything that begins with D.
(First: Episode 0406)
cut from the Noggin version
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SCENE 5 Oscar likes it in Buffy's teepee.
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Buffy's friends and neighbors arrive on a fire truck, and everyone meets for the first time.
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Cartoon "Two headlights, two eyes, two schoolbooks, two pies..."
(First: Episode 0926)
cut from the Noggin version
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Song Joe Raposo sings "Two is You and Me."
(First: Episode 0375)
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Muppets Cookie Monster sounds out the word FOOD, then eats it.
(First: Episode 0601)
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Film Marching band: The bandleader wants the drummer to beat the drum two times.
(First: Episode 0527)
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SCENE 6 Olivia and Maria admire the orchids, and compare them to the flowers they have back home.
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Film Two birds
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0295)
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Celebrity Bill Cosby demonstrates sad.
(First: Episode 0135)
cut from the HBO Max version
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SCENE 7 Big Bird decides to look for Snuffy's relatives himself and thinks he spots one of them by a lake. Surprisingly, it turns out to be Snuffy himself and the two share a happy hug.
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Celebrity Bill Cosby demonstrates happy.
(First: Episode 0142)
cut from the HBO Max version
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Film Where the buffalo roam ...
(First: Episode 0510)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment β€” Bert tells John-John that he's lost his paper clips, and he feels sad. He asks John-John to show how he looks when he feels sad. Then Bert feels angry about losing his paper clips, and John-John acts out that emotion. Bert remembers where he left his collection, and John-John acts happy, too.
(First: Episode 0443)
cut from the HBO Max version
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Film George the Farmer demonstrates empty and full.
(First: Episode 0257)
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Cartoon Building a dog house is easy if you have a ruler.
(First: Episode 0630)
cut from the Noggin version
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SCENE 8 At the campfire, Keola Beamer plays a nose flute, and Buffy plays a mouth bow. The pair play "Codioco".
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Keola tells, in story and song, the legend of Mount Ihu Papa'a Lo'ihi Nui ... a.k.a. Mount Snuffleupagus!
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Now Big Bird knows what to do in Hawaii ...
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Muppets Farley looks for his lost toy box.
(First: Episode 0279)
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Cartoon A photographer tries to look for some animals quietly, but they all end up secretly following him.
(First: Episode 0799)
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Celebrity Bill Cosby demonstrates silly.
(First: Episode 0168)
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SCENE 9 Everyone says good night. Big Bird vows to search for Mount Snuffleupagus. Maria announces the sponsors.

The story of the Hawaii trip continues in episode 1092...
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CLOSING SIGNS The Count holds up the Sesame Street sign, while Ernie and Bert hold up the CTW sign at the end.


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