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Headline Howie gets the scoop on Snuffy
(repeat of 0796)
Air date February 6, 1978
Season Season 9 (1977-1978)
Sponsors P, 2
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 After Big Bird heads off to the library, Snuffy sadly counts his friends who didn't see him, including Susan, Gordon, Mr. MacIntosh, Cookie Monster, Bob, David, Maria, Mr. Hooper, Willy, and Luis.
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Cartoon A young girl's favorite toy is a stick, which she uses for many things, including a magic wand, conductor's baton, and a baseball bat.
(First: Episode 0960)
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Muppets Fred the Wonder Horse bets Marshal Grover that he can't count backwards from ten. Grover tries standing with his back to him and counting up to ten. Since he can't do it, Grover has to let Fred ride on his back.
(First: Episode 1066)
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Film A boy and his dad build a bookshelf out of wood.
(First: Episode 1029)
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Cartoon P is for Puppy
(First: Episode 0199)
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Celebrity Lily Tomlin, dressed as a cheerleader, gives a cheer for the parts of the body.
(First: Episode 0885)
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Film Kids paint P-word animals on glass.
(First: Episode 0119)
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Cartoon Pat the Pilot skywrites a letter P with her plane.
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 0478)
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SCENE 2 Journalist Headline Howie gets the scoop on Snuffy and comes up with several rhyming headlines.
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Film "Doll House"
(First: Episode 0131)
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Cartoon "Two headlights, two eyes, two schoolbooks, two pies..."
(First: Episode 0926)
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Film Kids identify pairs of animals in a zoo.
(First: Episode 0364)
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Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit witnesses as Old King Cole calls for his pipe and bowl (both of which he rejects), followed by his fiddlers three (along with a drummer, a saxophone player, and a bass player).
(First: Episode 0922)
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Cartoon A young hipster dog explains to C.T. Wordsworth what an EXIT is.
(First: Episode 0281)
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Cast Maria as Charlie Chaplin tries to leave through the door marked EXIT, but the sign keeps moving, and a brick wall appears behind each opened door. Finally, she makes her own exit through a hole in the wall.
(First: Episode 0832)
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Cartoon "Signing Alphabet", an animated film by Steve Finkin. Music for voice an electronics by Joan La Barbara.
(First: Episode 1056)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment β€” Snuffy and Joey say the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0671)
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Song "Sharing Swing with Kids Song (Share in Your Fun with Another Someone)"
(First: Episode 0926)
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Animation 3 balls + 1 = 4.
(First: Episode 0278)
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Cast Olivia sings "Everything Grows."
(First: Episode 0998)
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Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Bert refuses to share his cookie with Ernie, who tells Bert that if the cookie was his, he wouldn't mind sharing. Ernie takes the cookie, and asks Bert to ask him if he would share it.
(First: Episode 0472)
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Song "Me and You," over footage of rhinos in love
(First: Episode 0940)
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Celebrity Madeline Kahn: "I love rhinoceroses...but I wouldn't invite one to lunch."
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Cartoon A colorful, rhythmic demonstration of the word IN
(First: Episode 0337)
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Cast Maria trains Bob and David to be waiters in a restaurant by showing them which door to go IN and which to go OUT. She uses a few sung 'jingles' to help them remember which is which. Bob 'catches on,' but David has a hard time doing so.
(First: Episode 0786)
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Film Anne Meara narrates a silent movie of a girl who is stuck IN the quicksand.
(First: Episode 0511)
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Cartoon P Words (including parachute and plug)
(First: Episode 0296)
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Insert Big Bird and Olivia sing "Walkin' Down My Street."
(First: Episode 1044)
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Cartoon A white furball catches a train going through a door marked EXIT.
(First: Episode 0800)
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Muppets Waiter Grover: Simon Soundman wants a chicken sandwich, which he orders as a "cluck-cluck" sandwich. Grover has trouble figuring out what his customer wants. Simon Soundman says that his brother always eats at that restaurant, implying that Mr. Johnson might be his brother.
(First: Episode 0449)
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SCENE 3 Maria gives David a typewriter for his birthday. They share a kiss.
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Cartoon A girl wonders what it would be like if elephants were as easily frightened as bugs.
(First: Episode 0595)
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Film A film of butterflies
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0406)
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Animation Sand P/p
(First: Episode 0634)
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SCENE 4 Closing shot of the street as Gordon announces the sponsors.


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