Sesame Street
Big Bird plays with Cody
Air date January 8, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors B, J, 10
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
SSseason10
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
1216a
SCENE 1 Buffy asks Big Bird to look after Cody for a few minutes. She also asks that they play some physical games so Cody can be nice and tired in time for his nap. Big Bird and he begin a round of hide and seek.
Film.Blanket
Film A girl gets on, in, and under a blanket in a park.
(First: Episode 0406)
Toon-JackInTheBox
Cartoon A man talks about the letter J with a jack-in-the-box, whose lid ends up crushing him.
(First: Episode 0071)
1041skate Film 1-20 Ice Skaters
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0451)
1216b
SCENE 1 cont'd Big Bird and Cody now play catch, with Big Bird mostly running around.
1090-20
Cartoon The Typewriter: B for Ball
(First: Episode 0829)
Film.PettingZoo
Film A film of two kids and a goat riding a turtle at a petting zoo is narrated in English and Spanish.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0486)
Shoemaker
Cartoon A shoemaker shows how he measures (human) feet with his ruler.
(First: Episode 0618)
1216c
SCENE 1 cont'd Cody chases Big Bird around a crate.
ErniesTelephoneCall
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie answers the telephone. Bert overhears the conversation, which involves a baseball game, a rainy day, and a gorilla stealing a bologna sandwich. When Bert asks who just called, Ernie says it was a wrong number.
(First: Episode 0305)
1216d
SCENE 1 cont'd Big Bird now chase Cody around the yard.
1041scuba Film Scuba diver - on, into, under, through, around
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0516)
HappyDays-Counting
Celebrity Fonzie and Richie Cunningham count to 10.
(First: Episode 1160)
1216e
SCENE 1 cont'd Buffy returns to collect Cody from Big Bird, who takes a nap himself.
Cookiethief
Muppets Western: Four Anything Muppet cowboys put up a Wanted poster for "the Great Cookie Thief", who's been stealing cookies from all the bakeries in these here parts. Cookie Monster is standing in front of the poster, and the others suspect that he's the Great Cookie Thief -- he has the same googly eyes, the same blue fur, and the same Western hat. They confront Cookie Monster, but he denies the charge: "Not have same mustache!" He shouts, "Look over there!" -- and while they're distracted, he draws a mustache on the poster. They apologize -- but then Cookie Monster takes off his hat, and cookies fall out. The Great Cookie Thief makes his escape.
(First: Episode 0276)
Bforbeard Cartoon B for Beard (poem by Edward Lear)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1147)
1216f
SCENE 2 Oscar plays with his baby niece Irving, who loves to say "no." Buffy believes it'll just be a phase and accidentally teaches her a new word - "Yes."
Herb-AN01
Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot and Grover talk about "AN" words. Herbert demonstrates the words themselves, while Grover provides visual aids.

The first word they talk about is RAN. While Herbert talks about how to make the word, Grover keeps running around the scene until he tires himself out.
(First: Episode 0160)

1216-Sand
Cartoon Sand J/j
(First: Episode 0631)
Herb-AN02
Muppets Herbert now makes the word "CAN," so Grover makes a stack of them, which he knocks over.
(First: Episode 0160)
Hubley-SmallJ
Cartoon Small j
Artists: John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0133)
Herb-AN03
Muppets Finally, Herbert makes the word "FAN." Grover brings in a fan that blows them both away.
(First: Episode 0160)
Entradatoon
Cartoon The word entrada tries to run through a wall, then runs through the entrance.
(First: Episode 0939)
1216g
SCENE 3 Sheldon shows the kids a Native American winter count, which was used to keep track of the years.
2059d
Cartoon They'd play with me if I had...
(First: Episode 0815)
Alphabet Kid old west sketch
Muppets Old West sketches: A couple of cowboy Muppets meet the Alphabet Kid, who claims that he can write the alphabet faster than any man alive. To prove it, he quickly draws his crayon and speedily writes out the whole alphabet.
(First: Episode 0307)
3164d
Cartoon A cowboy sings about "Feelings That Are Real."
(First: Episode 0954)
1037t
Film Milk! (From Farm To Market To Home)
(First: Episode 0795)
2257r
Cartoon The 'J' Train
(First: Episode 1169)
PIYN-CrossingWaiter
Muppets / Cast Bob sings "The People in Your Neighborhood" with a crossing guard and Grover as a waiter. (ending edited)
(First: Episode 0903)
HeSheIt-Mirrors
Cartoon He, She and It: The IT educates the two on how mirrors work.
(First: Episode 1173)
2963-A6
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentJohn-John and Herry Monster count to twenty.
(First: Episode 0441)
2257t
Cartoon 'j' minuscula
(First: Episode 0475)
Film-Geese
Film Geese and their goslings swim in the water.
(First: Episode 0388)
1839zg
Cartoon J family jamboree
(First: Episode 0365)
1216h
SCENE 4 Buffy plays and sings "He's a Good Little Fellow," a song about Cody.
Jazz10
Cartoon Jazz #10
(First: Episode 0193)
Witches
Muppets Three witches attempt their own individual spells, which don't work out to their liking. They decide to cooperate by bringing all of their ingredients together, thus making chicken soup.
(First: Episode 0407)
2040e
Cartoon "Ten Turtles"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0425)
1216i
SCENE 5 Cody makes a form of music slapping Buffy's guitar strings with a pencil. Oscar finds the music enjoyable. Big Bird announces the sponsors.


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