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Super Grover helps David close Hooper's Store
(repeat of 0894)
Air date February 16, 1978
Season Season 9 (1977-1978)
Sponsors O, X, 12
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Maria and David have lunch in the arbor, happy to be alone together. David is about to ask Maria something, when Big Bird joins them, not quite understanding the concept of being alone. David explains it to him, and Big Bird leaves them alone … until he fetches Luis, Grover, and some kids so they can all be alone together!
Cartoon A hand makes an ocean landscape, then turns it into a bustling city, which surprises a scuba diver.
Film A dirty car gets cleaned at the car wash.
Cartoon A song about a rolling O
Animation by John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0011)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment β€” Jason reads a "LOVE" sign Cookie Monster shows him.
Cartoon Lazy Wanda's knees converse with each other.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1075)
Neighborhood park attendant and mechanic.jpg
Muppets / Cast Gordon sings "The People in Your Neighborhood" with a park attendant and garage mechanic.
(First: Episode 1061)
Cartoon A girl demonstrates that she is scary-looking to a sleeping monster.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0797)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment β€” Ernie, Bert, and Shola illustrate "between".
(First: Episode 0542)
Cartoon A man discovers the letter O has fallen off a HOTEL sign.
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SCENE 2 Cookie Monster enters the Fix-It Shop with a radio he just got in the mail. He's sad because it arrived broken, but with the help of a diagram that came with the radio, Maria is able to reassemble it so that Cookie Monster can devour it. (Maria: "He gets me every time.")
Cartoon A pirate has his mate dig for treasure, which is buried between two trees. The mate doesn't know what between means. He finally gets the message, but a parrot makes off with the treasure.
(First: Episode 0779)
Film / Cartoon The letter O introduces many words he starts.
(First: Episode 0621)
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SCENE 3 Bob and the kids (Abby and Percy) play a "Three of These Things" game using pictures of animals and a carrot.
Cartoon La letra O - opera, oeste, orquidea, ojos, ocho, y el orquestra de orangutanes.
(First: Episode 0338)
Film An osprey flies around.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0293)
Cartoon O for orange
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0673)
Muppets The Amazing Mumford sounds out the word MAGIC, then makes himself disappear.
(First: Episode 1075)
Cartoon A supermarket worker stacks 12 cans, which keep collapsing every time someone grabs one.
(First: Episode 0782)
Muppets Kermit draws a square on-screen using his "magic finger."
(First: Episode 0838)
Celebrity The New York Knicks make 3 baskets in a row, but miss on the 4th.
(First: Episode 0146)
Cartoon The Typewriter: O for Owl
(First: Episode 0837)
Insert Luis sings "Fun to Wonder."
(First: Episode 0925)
Film A little girl gets herself a glass of AGUA.
(First: Episode 0929)
Cartoon A boy witness a snake slither in and out of some holes. His imagination likens the sight to a train going through a tunnel.
(First: Episode 0373)
Cast Linda shows Damion how to sign "WET PAINT".
(First: Episode 1073)
Cartoon A mother bird brings her babies a huge number 12.
(First: Episode 0493)

Muppets Game Show: Pick Your Pet
Lucy Jones insists upon a pet that purrs, has silky hair, and likes milk... the Beautiful Day Monster.
(First: Episode 0067)
Cartoon A Spanish-speaking man seeks agua in the desert. A cowboy gives him a glass, and he uses it to wash his hands.
(First: Episode 0928)
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Celebrity The New York Knicks make 11 shots, but miss on the 12th.
(First: Episode 0154)
Cartoon "Poverty X": A peanut-shaped figure lists the words that the letter "X" can be found in.
(First: Episode 0006)
Ray Charles Beautiful Mornin.jpg
Film Ray Charles sings "Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'"
(First: Episode 1077)
Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie can't sleep, so Bert tells him to count sheep. Ernie tries to count sheep, but it's dull -- so he starts counting fire engines. The noise from the imaginary fire engine wakes Bert up. Bert says that Ernie's waking up the whole neighborhood, and tells him to count something quieter. Ernie counts balloons -- but the balloon gets bigger and bigger, finally bursting with a huge explosion that wakes Bert up again.
(First: Episode 0276)
Cartoon At night, a man's toothy smile is shown as he hears the sounds of tools being used ... to demolish his house.
Artist: Bill Davis
(First: Episode 0796)
Film Apes play at the zoo. (edited)
(First: Episode 0045)
Cartoon A mouse is squashed between two elephants.
(First: Episode 0779)
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SCENE 4 David hurries to close Hooper's Store so he won't be late for the movie he and Maria have planned to watch on TV. When Super Grover comes crashing in to the rescue, David tells him what to do, and rushes off. Following David's orders, Grover turns off the lights, closes the window, and slams the door … forgetting to go outside before doing so.
Film A turtle swims in a tank.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0283)
Cartoon Brand X
(First: Episode 0299)
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SCENE 5 Maria and David finish watching their movie (it was terrible) and find Super Grover locked inside Hooper's. Super Grover admits that he was scared, so David and Maria console him before he heads off to do some more good deeds.

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