Sesame Street
Oscar's horn
Air date March 19, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors B, V, 5
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Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
SCENE 1 Gordon, Big Bird and the kids play Blind Man's Bluff, with Gordon being blindfolded. Mr. Snuffleupagus stops by on his way to his Granny's house and joins the game. Gordon finds Snuffy and feels him, noting how he doesn't feel like anyone else playing. He assumes it's Big Bird wearing a rug, but Big Bird calls out from the other side of the yard. Snuffy scatters, leaving Gordon bewildered.
Cartoon B is for bubbles, bubbles and more bubbles. And Bosco, who is taking a bath.
(First: Episode 0355)
Film Fish swim around.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0284)
Cartoon Small letter b (ball/bat)
(First: Episode 1131)
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Cast Bob and Maria are spies who meet under a street lamp and greet each other with a recitation of "Little Miss Muffet". Once they've confirmed each others identities, Maria produces some tools and a tricycle while Bob sings "Three of These Things" with a British accent.
(First: Episode 0593)
Cartoon A boxer explains the letter "B". (Spanish remake)
(First: Episode 0355)
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Cast While reading the paper outside the Lincoln Center (near Henry Moore's Reclining Figure), Bob's attention shifts to three musicians. They play the recorder, bassoon, and guitar as Bob vocalizes from their sheet music.
Cartoon A boxer explains the letter "B".
(First: Episode 0006)
Film Fireworks Alphabet
(First: Episode 1104)
Cartoon B for Beard (poem by Edward Lear)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1147)
Muppets Ernie & Bert โ€” After Bert gets mad at Ernie, Ernie imagines what life would be like without Bert.
(First: Episode 1034)
Film The Mad Painter #5
(First: Episode 0345)
Cartoon The secret drawing is a mailman.
(First: Episode 0220)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment โ€” Big Bird and Scottie read a "Don't Walk" sign.
(First: Episode 0994)
Cartoon Donnie Budd sings about animals in groups of five on a farm.
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0323)
Film A mom and her son comment on a film of various animal babies and their moms.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0096)
Muppets "Five People in My Family"
(First: Episode 0008)
SCENE 2 Oscar walks his pet whale, Moby Richard, around the pool. Luis takes Oscar's word on this, but having never seen a real whale before, peaks inside the can, receiving a face full of water.
Film Kids narrate footage of whales.
Cartoon Billy Jo Jive and Suzie Sunset are hired to find a missing rope needed for the 10th Street Olympics' round of tug-o-war.
(First: Episode 1170)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment โ€” Cookie Monster shows David a sign that says STREET.
(First: Episode 0423)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Dressed Up."
(First: Episode 0302)
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit tries to present a lecture about the letter B, but Cookie Monster eats the bottom of the B and turns it into an R. Kermit talks about the R, but then Cookie Monster snacks some more, and makes it a P. Kermit tries to go on, but the monster keeps eating, making it into an F, and then an I, and then nothing at all. Kermit chides Cookie Monster for ruining his lesson. Cookie Monster gives Kermit a kiss, then exits.
(First: Episode 0006)
Cartoon A loud-voiced girl talks about her dog, Pete.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
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Film A woman holds a painting of five chickens.
(First: Episode 0769)
SCENE 3 Olivia settles a dispute between Biff and Sully over who's the taller of the two.
Cartoon A nutty dragon blows 5 puffs of smoke, which are blown away by a fan-hatted man.
(First: Episode 0980)
Film Kids count to 5 using groups of animals at the zoo.
(First: Episode 0288)
Cast David and Maria cooperate to reach the top of the mountain.
(First: Episode 0901)
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Song Joe Raposo sings "Little Things."
(First: Episode 0655)
Celebrity Stevie Wonder performs his hit single "Superstition".
(First: Episode 0514)
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Muppets Ernie & Bert โ€” Ernie makes a clay bust of Bert, but runs out of clay for the nose, so he pulls Bert's nose off and puts it on the statue.
(First: Episode 0463)
Cartoon A rabbit crosses the STREET, and almost gets run over.
Artist: Cathryn Aison
(First: Episode 0778)
SCENE 4 Luis, Olivia and Gordon hear honking sounds coming over near Oscar's trash can. They find Oscar in his Sloppy Jalopy, with the Count parked in his Countmobile ahead of him. Oscar wants to move ahead, but the Count is blocking his way. Thus, he honks the horn and yells, which the Count then counts. The two don't want a solution, both having a great time. The grown-ups distract them and they start the process all over again.
Cartoon The Typewriter: V for Vacuum
(First: Episode 0774)
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Film Sesame Street Animal Films: a herd of giraffes move their way through a field.
(First: Episode 0316)
Cartoon Vitamins give vim, vigor and vitality to a droopy V
Artist: John Hubley
(First: Episode 0311)
SCENE 5 Oscar drives his car over to the Fix-It Shop to have the horn replaced, but Luis is closing up shop for the evening.

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