Sesame Street
Hawaii Day 5 – Big Bird and Snuffy find the Snuffleupagus Mountain at last
Air date January 19, 1978
Season Season 9 (1977-1978)
Sponsors G, K, 5
Syndication Sesame Street Unpaved
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Picture Segment Description

SCENE 1 Still determined to find Mount Snuffleupagus, Big Bird and Snuffy take some kids along on their journey. They spot "Mount Sleeping Giant", which looks like a giant man sleeping.
G film
Film Things that begin with G
(First: Episode 0357)
Muppets Grover and George sing "Two G Sounds."
(First: Episode 0358)
Cartoon G is for Giggle (voice of Allen Swift)
(First: Episode 0357)

SCENE 2 As it rains, Keola and some kids sing "Three Blind Mice."
Cartoon A man shows the viewers his "YES" machine.
(First: Episode 0822)
cut from the Noggin version
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)
SCENE 3 Oscar learns, to his detriment, that aloha means good things.
Cartoon Country Fiddler #5
Animation by Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0323)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie answers the telephone. Bert overhears the conversation, which involves a baseball game, a rainy day, and a gorilla stealing a bologna sandwich. When Bert asks who just called, Ernie says it was a wrong number.
(First: Episode 0305)
Cartoon Five feet stick out from a barrel, all belonging to a strange five-legged being.
(First: Episode 0859)
cut from the Noggin version

SCENE 4 Mr. Hooper, determined to show he's still got guts at his age, decides to try surfing in the Hawaiian ocean. The experience is stiffeningly exciting -- he's ready to go again!
This scene appears on 40 Years of Sunny Days.
Cartoon The Typewriter gets stuck in a spot of glue, and types "G: Glue."
(First: Episode 0775)
cut from the Noggin version
Film A kid marching band forms a circle.
(First: Episode 0517)
Muppets A greaser sings about his relationship that was almost ruined by a "One Way" sign.
(First: Episode 0973)

SCENE 5 Bob and Mr. Hooper play with the kids in the ocean.
Cartoon A lost number 5 looks for his brother.
(First: Episode 0934)
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper prepares to shock someone with a hand buzzer upon saying "Gimme five!" However, his opponent slaps a number 5 on his shirt instead!
(First: Episode 0991)
SCENE 6 Counting to ten in Hawaiian
Toon wiseman
Cartoon The weary traveler seeks advice from the Wise Man on the difference between heavy and light.
(First: Episode 0945)
Muppets Snow White accidentally visits the cottage of the six dwarves.
(First: Episode 0279)
SCENE 7 Snuffy talks to his mommy on the phone.
Cartoon A gorilla who knows G words applies for a job.
(First: Episode 0131)
Elephant film
Film Elephants (African percussion soundtrack)
(First: Episode 0389)
Toon heavylight
Cartoon Heavy and light characters are weighed on a scale.
(First: Episode 0843)
SCENE 8 Buffy sings "I Like to Use My Ears."
cut from the Noggin version
Cartoon K is for Karate
(First: Episode 0489)
Toon differentmes
Cartoon A boy talks about his various moods.
Artist: Bob Kurtz
(First: Episode 0772)

SCENE 9 Bob and Maria look at various shells. Oscar has a shell of his own, which squirts in Maria's face when she looks at it!
Cartoon A kitten is knittin' a kerchief, a kite, and a polka-dot mitten.
(First: Episode 0282)
cut from the Noggin version
Film Footage of a city neighborhood; includes shots of a sno-cone vendor.
Singer: "¡Linda paloma!"
(First: Episode 0426)

SCENE 10 You can supposedly hear the ocean if you put a sea shell up to your ear. Coincidentally, you can also hear the sounds of the city if you listen to Oscar's tin can! (But if you're Maria, it'll squirt in your face.)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover demonstrates high and low by asking Heather to scratch his back.
(First: Episode 0732)
Yes toon
Cartoon A man carves a YES and puts it on display.
(EKA: Episode 0840)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentErnie, Bert, and Shola discuss the difference between heavy and light.
(First: Episode 0549)
Film Car assembly
(EKA: Episode 0543)

SCENE 11 Snuffy prepares to take a rest again, at a mountain they've been near before ... lo and behold, it is the very mountain they've been searching for! They've finally found Mount Ihu Papa'a Lo'ihi Nui -- Mount Snuffleupagus!
The adults finally catch up with Big Bird and tell him it's time to go home. Needless to say, they don't believe his exciting story. After they leave, the ground trembles as the mysterious mythical creature moves over and settles down for another 100 years. Maria announces the sponsors.

The story of the Hawaiian trip continues in episode 1095...

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