Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird rides the subway
Air date March 23, 1978
Season Season 9 (1977-1978)
Sponsors M, N, 7
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • Cartoon: A mouse, who is looking for his pet, describes to his friend what they did yesterday. (EKA: Episode 1018)
  • Luis misses the subway because the man in the token booth doesn't understand him.
  • Ernie & BertErnie has six jellybeans, and Bert has seven. Bert thanks Ernie for giving him the extra jellybean. Ernie says that isn't fair -- they should have an equal amount. To make it even, Ernie eats the extra jellybean. That's fair, isn't it? (First: Episode 0014)
  • Oscar goes to the subway station to listen to the noise.
  • While riding on the subway, the children describe to Bob what they see as they look out through the train's front window.
  • Ernie & BertErnie comes up with a way for him to remember to put his basketball away before he goes to sleep: he remembers with his mind, which is in his head; his head is round, and so is the basketball. His plan works the first time, but not when Bert wants to go to sleep. (First: Episode 0134)
  • Big Bird returns to Sesame Street from the subway station in a unique way - through a tunnel.
  • Muppet & Kid MomentKermit, Fannie, and Shola discuss giraffes (leading into a film of real giraffes with music by Joe Raposo). Shola enjoys manhandling Kermit, and jerks his head up and down to demonstrate the concepts of "down and high"

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