Sesame Street
Plot Oscar launches a rocket
Air date January 24, 1978
Season Season 9 (1977-1978)
Sponsors A, S, 9
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • Linda pantomimes a game.
  • Cartoon: An apple, an orange and a pear learn they can cooperate by rocking and rolling. (EKA: Episode 0791)
  • Western: Four Anything Muppet cowboys put up a Wanted poster for "the Great Cookie Thief", who's been stealing cookies from all the bakeries in these here parts. Cookie Monster is standing in front of the poster, and the others suspect that he's the Great Cookie Thief -- he has the same googly eyes, the same blue fur, and the same Western hat. They confront Cookie Monster, but he denies the charge: "Not have same mustache!" He shouts, "Look over there!" -- and while they're distracted, he draws a mustache on the poster. They apologize -- but then Cookie Monster takes off his hat, and cookies fall out. The Great Cookie Thief makes his escape. (First: Episode 0276)
  • Oscar counts down from 20 to 1 to launch his homemade rocket off into space.
  • Cartoon: Sally the Spider skates with different combinations of her legs. (EKA: Episode 0658)

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