Sesame Street
Air date March 20, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors B, P, 6
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Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
SCENE 1 Big Bird recites a poem about his age, "I Am Six."
Cartoon A little girl imagines what would happen if she dropped her bag of ping pong balls.
(First: Episode 0583)
Movie theatre line
Film Film (stop-motion) - 'Beginning/End' - Kids wait in line at a movie theater.
(First: Episode 0411)
Cartoon A cat tries to teach the alley cats to play music in harmony.
(First: Episode 0926)
Film Kids narrate a film of baby eagles getting fed.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0501)
Cartoon A bully says the alphabet to a mild-mannered gardener, who hits him in the face with a pie at the end.
(First: Episode 0279)

Muppets Ernie & BertErnie asks Bert to keep an eye on his pyramid of blocks. The Count walks by, and counts the blocks, moving them out of the pyramid shape. Then he counts them again, putting them back into the pyramid. Bert yells at the Count for moving Ernie's blocks, so the Count counts the blocks again, taking the pyramid apart.
(First: Episode 0406)
Cartoon A mouse tries looking for his pet, describing to his friend what they did yesterday.
(First: Episode 0764)
SCENE 2 Olivia shows Herry Monster to how take a picture, but he's not very good at it. He complains that everyone on the street has a talent but him. Olivia sings "You're Strong," showing him how his brute strength makes him unique.
Cartoon Pat the Pilot skywrites a letter P with her plane.
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 0478)
Muppets Luis reads "The King Banishes the Letter P."
(First: Episode 0712)
Cartoon Todo el mundo necesita agua
(First: Episode 0780)
Barkley Maria park
Insert Barkley joins Maria and the kids for a game of hide-and-seek in a New York City park. He's not very good at hiding while Maria counts, so she makes him "it" while she and the others hide. They find Barkley isn't very good seeking either.
Cartoon P is for Puddle
(First: Episode 0452)
Celebrity Bill Cosby counts to 20 with his "twin."
(First: Episode 0135)
Film Circles in everyday objects.
(First: Episode 0464)
Muppets "The Rhymies at Sea" - Larry, Mary and Barry sail on a ship, which sinks.
(First: Episode 1149)
Cartoon A magician tries to make six circles disappear.
(First: Episode 0783)
Film Detective Fred (Joe Raposo) is sent by his boss (Danny Epstein) to locate the number 20. Throughout the office and on the streets of New York, Fred tracks down the numbers 11 through 18 in numerical order by spying his surroundings. When he finds his way to Apartment 19, he discovers it is occupied by a gorilla, who leads him directly to the elusive 20.
(First: Episode 0277)
Cartoon ifwedare
Cartoon A poem about changing seasons.
(First: Episode 0726)
SCENE 3 Maurice Monster finds his storybook strange, as everything is pointing the wrong way. Bob points out that the book is upside-down. To combat this, Maurice fetches a ladder and hangs on upside-down, now finding the book understandable.
Muppets Game Show: The Remembering Game
(First: Episode 0310)
Cartoon A cat tries to teach the alley cats to play music in harmony. (repeat)
(First: Episode 0926)
Film A boy pretends a wagon is a bus. His friend tells him it's not a bus, and explains what her father, a real bus driver, does.
(First: Episode 0181)
Cartoon Picnic with P foods (carried away by ants)
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0764)
Insert Oscar orders Michael Christensen and Paul Binder to set up his bowling alley. The two instead start juggling the pins, but struggle to get the sixth one off the ground and into the air.
(First: Episode 1026)
Cartoon man weighs scale
Cartoon A man weighs himself to demonstrate how a scale works.
(First: Episode 0572)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is thirsty, and imagines that he's drinking nice cold water. Irritated, Bert tells him to go get a real glass of water. Ernie does, but then he annoys Bert by saying that now he's hungry.
(First: Episode 0459)
Cartoon At the beach, the Bee Bee and the Barker family greet each other while saying their names that begin with the letter B.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0627)
Film A gymnast demonstrates beginning and end.
(First: Episode 0532)
Cartoon Big Daniel Boone looks for a bear.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0627)
SCENE 4 Before Mr. Snuffleupagus can go off with Big Bird, he must brush his fur. Since he's so large, Big Bird and the kids cooperate by brushing him all over. However, Snuffy still is unable to go with Big Bird - he doesn't have roller skates like Big Bird does.
Cartoon P is for Pillow
(First: Episode 0374)
Film Kids paint P-word animals on glass.
(First: Episode 0119)
Cartoon "I'm six years old today!"
(First: Episode 0357)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Take a Breath."
(First: Episode 0347)
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)
Bridge no5 - 4 Corner Bridge
Transition Bridge #5 - 4 Corner Bridge C
(First: Episode 0282)
SCENE 5 Since Snuffy still has no skates, Big Bird suggests he do a dance while the others skate around.

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