Sesame Street
Plot Mr. Hooper hires Mr. Ortiz, a Spanish-speaking helper
Air date January 25, 1978
Season Season 9 (1977-1978)
Sponsors A, H, 10
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • Film: Gordon joins a class for some exercises.
  • Mr. Hooper learns a few words in Spanish.
  • Film: A child watches a building "grow", step by step, from a hole in the ground to the roof. (EKA: Episode 0184)
  • Ernie finds an apple on a brick wall, and wants to know who it belongs to. Sherlock Hemlock helps solve the mystery, and realizes that Ernie has a brown paper bag with a hole at the bottom, and that Ernie had an apple in the bag, therefore the apple belongs to Ernie. (First: Episode 0137)
  • Olivia sings "Walk Tall", a song about how different feelings affect the way people walk.
  • Animation: Two men on a park bench turn their radios up louder and louder, each trying to drown the other's out, until they reach a station they can agree on. (Artist: Bruce Cayard) (EKA: Episode 0796)
  • Oscar speaks in Spanish to Mr. Ortiz.
  • Ernie & BertErnie gets ready to do the laundry, gathering things to do while he's waiting for the laundry to be done. He fills up the laundry basket with toys... and doesn't have room for the laundry. (EKA: Episode 0673)
  • Mr. Ortiz says goodbye in Spanish.

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