Sesame Street
Plot A rainy day
Air date December 7, 1978
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors G, X, 4
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Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
SCENE 1 Big Bird and Mr. Snuffleupagus act out the story of "The Three Little Pigs," where Snuffy plays the Big Bad Wolf. He huffs and puffs and causes a huge mess of Big Bird's nest. Big Bird suggests they play jacks instead.
Cartoon G For Giggle (voice of Allen Swift)
(First: Episode 0357)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie makes a mess of the apartment in order to find a note he wrote to Bert.
(First: Episode 0255)
Cartoon G is for Glue
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0279)
Song "Starfish"
(First: Episode 0280)
Cartoon A gorilla who knows G words applies for a job.
(First: Episode 0131)
Muppets Anything Muppets sing "Oh, G" in praise of the letter G.
(First: Episode 1167)
Cartoon "I Can Remember": A little girl remembers what to buy at the store (A loaf of bread, a container of milk, and a stick of butter) by visualizing her mother giving the instructions.
Artist: Jim Simon
(First: Episode 0408)
Film How sweaters are made from sheep's wool.
(First: Episode 1009)
SCENE 2 Susan finishes telling the kids the story of "The Princess and the Pea." She feels "storied out" and asks the kids to tell her a story instead. The kids recite the story of "Little Red Riding Hood" from memory.
Cartoon A goose and gander visit the land of the G's.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1141)
Muppets Marshal Grover tries mounting Fred the Wonder Horse using a "run and jump" technique. But every time he gets close, Fred moves away from him, causing onlookers in the saloon to laugh at them. Fred finally explains that he doesn't appreciate the act, as it hurts his back. Grover promises never to run and jump onto his back again, and asks him to roll over so he may do so on his belly.
(First: Episode 0825)
Cartoon The letter X
(First: Episode 0482)
Song "Look Around, Look Around", a song about seasons.
(First: Episode 0556)
Cartoon The great Alphonso and his trained X's
(EKA: Episode 0299)
Muppets Western: A cowboy comes to see Adam T. Glaser, who is such a jack-of-all-trades that he forgets what a dentist does.
(First: Episode 0408)
Elephant toon
Cartoon Elephants have 4 legs.
(First: Episode 0560)
SCENE 3 Bob works the counter at Hooper's Store, where the Count orders 10 Transylvania delights. Since Bob doesn't know how to make them, the Count instructs how to make them. Afterwards, the Count doesn't want to eat them - he wants to count them.
Animation Scanimate Films #4
(First: Episode 0132)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the story of Jack and Jill. Jack needs someone to go up the hill with him. First he chooses Mervin, then Francine and Gladys the Cow. Finally Jack chooses Jill, who refuses go up the hill with him again, so he asks Kermit to fill in.
(First: Episode 1071)
Cartoon Dot Bridge #1
(First: Episode 0001)
Celebrity Orchestra leader and jazz musician Ray Barretto explains Latin rhythm and demonstrates claves.
(First: Episode 0966)
Cartoon A magician tries to pull a rabbit out of his hat, but instead finds the numbers 1-20, which the rabbit repeats at the end.
(First: Episode 0337)
Five balls try to play basketball
Muppets Five balls get together to play basketball. It takes them awhile to count themselves, but then they realize they don't have a ball.
(First: Episode 0267)
Film A scuba diver swims away from.
(First: Episode 0537)
SCENE 4 A rainfall has begun in the city. Susan and Bob find a note on Oscar's can: "Out to lunch because it's a lovely day. So get lost!" They wonder where he would eating on a rainy day like this...
Insert In the rain, Maria goes to get some pizza. Oscar asks her to get him a slice and describes the various toppings he wants. Maria suddenly loses her appetite.
Cartoon "Danny knows the alphabet, and is he proud! If you can follow him, then sing out loud!"
(EKA: Episode 0406)
Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot invents a complicated machine, to test Cookie Monster's problem-solving abilities. Cookie Monster needs to pull the string to raise the glass cover off the plateful of cookies at the other end -- but when he lets go to retrieve the cookies, the cover will fall again. Herbert hears Cookie Monster approaching, and hides to observe him. Cookie investigates the machine for a moment, then gets the cookies by karate-chopping the glass cover.
(First: Episode 0132)
Cartoon Sign Man: SCHOOL
After a bunch of kids come running by, a girl goes before the man and says it's Saturday. That leaves him to say: "No school."
(First: Episode 1155)
Film A little girl gets herself a glass of AGUA.
(First: Episode 0929)
Muppets Grover climbs a tree and finds a bird's nest with some eggs in it. The eggs hatch, and the baby birds think Grover is their mommy. When the real mother bird arrives, she mistakes Grover for one of her babies. She gives them all a flying lesson, but Grover promptly falls to the ground.
(First: Episode 0570)
Cartoon He, She and It: The IT talks about the lightbulb.
(EKA: Episode 1170)
Cartoon Dot Bridge (0:31)
SCENE 5 Bob sings "Rain Falls" to the kids.

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