Sesame Street
Air date March 21, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors P, X, 7
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
SSseason10
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
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SCENE 1 Big Bird is about to address the viewer on a subject, but he can't remember what it is. With some help from Gordon, he realizes he was supposed to talk about remembering: "Not only is it important, but it's also very easy to do..."
2485x
Cartoon Madrigal Alphabet
Animation by Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0619)
Ssnews.slipper
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit interviews Prince Charming, who is looking for Cinderella. The prince tries to see whose foot matches the glass slipper. However, the shoe fits someone unexpected. (Kermit: "Boy, these fairy tales are starting to get me down.")
(First: Episode 1233)
OxRocks
Animation Big, bigger, biggest (oxen pulling rocks)
(First: Episode 0764)
1707i
Film Joe Raposo: Insects (instrumental w/ kid VO, same music as "Peacock")
(First: Episode 0410)
JoesLap
Cartoon Joe's Lap (limerick)
(First: Episode 0617)
Ernnewbottlecap
Muppets Ernie & Bert — On a boring day, Ernie suggests some ideas to Bert, but then Bert has an exciting idea of his own. He shows off his bottlecap collection to Ernie, who remembers that he found a Figgy Fizz bottle cap -- the very one that Bert needed to complete his collection.
(First: Episode 0240)
Scanimatekids
Video Scanimate kids intro
(First: Episode 0798)
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SCENE 2 Gordon instructs the kids to pat different parts of their bodies.
SandX
Animation Sand Alphabet: X / x
(First: Episode 0638)
KermitMarlena
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit and Marlena observe their knees.
(First: Episode 1162)
X-ends
Cartoon "Poverty X": A peanut-shaped figure lists the words that the letter "X" can be found in.
(First: Episode 0006)
1576-Bird
Film An osprey flies around.
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 0324)
ErnieSholaBertX
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentErnie, Bert and Shola talk about the letter X.
(First: Episode 0560)
1090-02
Cartoon Jazz #7 (Spanish version)
(First: Episode 0281)
Stockard
Film Mad Painter #7
(First: Episode 0314)
1836n
Cartoon A bear counts bees.
(First: Episode 0083)
Sgrover.phone
Muppets Super Grover: Grover Kent sees a lost little girl in trouble and tries to find a phone booth to change in, the same one she wants to use to call home. (introduction edited)
(First: Episode 0647)
Telephone-Brugnoni
Film A man uses a TELEPHONE booth in the city.
(First: Episode 0928)
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SCENE 3 Oscar the Grouch has found an unused phone station and sets it up by his trash can, where he will serve as the operator and annoy people. Olivia and Gordon try to place calls, only for Oscar not to patch them through and lose both their dimes. They trace the wires to Oscar's can and give him a piece of their mind. An elderly Muppet comes by to use the phone, despite Olivia and Gordon's protests. She has no interest in calling anyone, but she wants to talk to the operator, since she's often lonely and likes having someone listen to her stories (to Oscar's dismay).
Erniecountsballoons
Muppets Ernie tries to count his balloons. The balloons are arranged in a circle, so he continues counting around the circle, and counts some of them twice. Grover has a solution -- he pops each of the balloons as he counts them.
(First: Episode 0133)
Squeakyshoescartoon
Cartoon A man tries to figure out where a squeaky sound is coming from; it turns out to be a giant's squeaky shoes. "Surprise!"
(First: Episode 0770)
1453-Blob
Celebrity The Mummenschanz play a clam who gets onto a box, then eats an object.
(First: Episode 1108)
Jjapple
Cartoon Jasper and Julius: Apple
(First: Episode 0485)
500016
Film A look at the life of Colleen, who lives in Arizona.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0504)
PforPainting
Cartoon P is for Painting
(First: Episode 0764)
SPR
Muppets A woman (Jim Henson) volunteers to assist The Amazing Mumford in his surprise magic trick. Mumford makes her disappear – but when he tries to make her reappear, Herry Monster pops up, saying "SURPRISE!"
(First: Episode 0381)
Letsmakearoad
Film "Hey, let's make a road!" Kids do so at the beach, while a construction crew does the real thing.
(First: Episode 0295)
Biggestshoes
Cartoon A girl tries on big, bigger, and the biggest shoes.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0252)
ImSquare
Insert Bert sings "I'm Square," an ode to the things he loves that others find dull.
(First: Episode 1004)
ConsonantSound-X-Exit
Cartoon X in EXIT: Animals sing as they exit a building.
(First: Episode 1184)
Noimage
Insert Big Bird and Mr. Snuffleupagus reminisce about the day they first met, though they don't agree on the specifics.
(First: Episode 1122)
Gurucountsto20
Cartoon A guru counts to twenty. (Spanish version)
(First: Episode 0276)
Victor Borge elephant tusks
Celebrity Victor Borge explains that the keys on a piano aren't perfectly white because the elephant whose tusks were used to make them didn't brush after each meal.
(First: Episode 1178)
Xnightsky
Cartoon The letter X
(First: Episode 0482)
Noimage
Celebrity The Mummenschanz - Making Faces (4:56)
(First: Episode 1108)
HarveyX
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper: X Marks the Spot!
(First: Episode 0456)
Dot Bridge 01 straight
Cartoon Dot Bridge #1
(First: Episode 0001)
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SCENE 4 Gordon and the kids play "Follow the Leader" as Olivia announces the sponsors.


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