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Sesame Street
Air date April 30, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors A, L, 2
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.

Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
SCENE 1 As Maria and Buffy sit down for a healthy snack, Luis brings Barkley over to them to show off the new trick he's taught him - subtraction. He places three dog biscuits down and commands Barkley to not only subtract one at a time, but count (in barks) how many are left. After the trick, Barkley tries subtracting Maria and Buffy's snacks now.
Cartoon "Jazz #2"
(First: Episode 0001)
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper is bouncing on a pogo stick. He asks a man if he'd like to try it, and the man replies, "I'd love to!" Harvey then slaps a big number 2 on the man's chest.
(First: Episode 0417)
Cartoon "Nelly 1-10 / 10-1": Kids count numbers in a parade, which are interrupted by other participants.
Artist: Harvey Kurtzman
(First: Episode 0629)
Film Kids identify pairs of animals in a zoo.
(First: Episode 0364)
Cartoon Jasper thinks that he has lost his elbow, but Julius shows him his elbow by bending his arm.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0410)
SCENE 2 Oscar talks to the kids about how their brothers and sisters make them mad sometimes. His fun is spoiled by Buffy, who asks them about nice things siblings do for each other.
Cartoon A man jumps into a poster of Lake Lillian.
(First: Episode 0347)
Insert The Alphabet Dancers form a letter L.
(First: Episode 0449)
Animation A puzzle of a wheel is put together.
(First: Episode 0625)
Muppets Lefty wants to sell Ernie a snowman, but it starts to melt, growing smaller and smaller.
(First: Episode 0368)
Cartoon Things say that other things are small, but then something comes along that's bigger, or smaller, or whatever.
(First: Episode 0320)
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Insert A group of children put together a scooter following a model.
(First: Episode 0922)
Cartoon A shoemaker shows how he measures (human) feet with his ruler.
(First: Episode 0618)
SCENE 3 Buffy sings an Indian song as Sheldon plays and Cody dances.
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
The Wicked Witch from the Snow White story plans to fool the mirror into saying that she is the fairest -- but she hasn't counted on Kermit hiding behind a curtain. When she sees him, she realizes that he really is pretty good-looking.
(First: Episode 0685)
Cartoon "Magic Pig"
Artist: Vince Collins
(First: Episode 0772)
Film Animals fight.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0567)
Cast A small car pulls up in a limbo space. A voiceover points out that the car is full. Some of the cast exits and the voice assumes the car is empty, until more and more people (including Big Bird and even Mr. Snuffleupagus) exit from the car.
Cartoon L for Lion (poem)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1149)
Muppets Alphabet Chat: Lord Chatterly's poem on the letter L ends in chaos as usual.
(First: Episode 0762)
1041skate.jpg Film 1-20 Ice Skaters
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0451)
Cast Linda and a boy sign the word "CLOSED."
(First: Episode 1082)
Film The sign CLOSED spins around.
(First: Episode 0955)
Cartoon Billy Jo Jive and Smart Susie Sunset search for Aunt Nellie's dog, Meatbone, not knowing that the sneaky dog has been following them the whole time.
Muppets An Anything Muppet boy and girl have a conversation using the letters of the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0273)
Cartoon L is for Lips
(First: Episode 0147)
SCENE 4 Oscar ropes Maria into a game where they blend words ending in OP. First, they make HOP and Oscar hops up and down in his can. Then, they make POP and Oscar pops a balloon, startling Maria. Finally, they make STOP. Maria then puts a STOP to the game by shutting Oscar's can lid.
Cartoon A female head is drawn as its voice-over lists its parts, ending with earrings that "do nothing" ...
(First: Episode 0821)
Celebrity Accompanied by a drum beat, Richard Pryor asks the viewer to point to parts of their head.
(First: Episode 0794)
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Film George the Farmer uses barrels to count to ten.
(First: Episode 0293)
Cartoon Speech Balloon: L--Loud
(First: Episode 0783)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment β€” Ernie, Bert, and Shola demonstrate "big," "small," "smaller, and "smallest" with four balls.
(First: Episode 0544)
Cartoon "Young MacDonald Went to Town"
(First: Episode 0787)
Cast In a New York City park, Big Bird sits down on a bench with some birdseed lunch. Luis, Bob and Susan pass by and he invites them to have lunch with him, but they all decline for one reason or another. Big Bird then spills his birdseed by accident and is delighted when it attracts a flock of pigeons he can converse with.
Film A boy climbs up a tree to gather coconuts.
(First: Episode 1125)
Cartoon Train #2
(First: Episode 0353)
Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Bert finds it difficult to listen to Pigeons in the News while Ernie and the Sesame Street Citizens' Band are outside practicing. In yet another case of miscommunication between the two, since Bert doesn't like it when they practice outside, Ernie leads the band into the apartment so they can practice inside.
(First: Episode 0982)
Animation Arthur and Annie look for the letter A, while a shadowy figure observes all the A words they say.
Features the voice of Jim Thurman
(First: Episode 0781)
Film A boy makes fruit salad.
(First: Episode 1195)
Insert Big Bird and Mr. Snuffleupagus sing a song about being best friends.
(First: Episode 1075)
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Cartoon A for Ape (who crashes into a tree and forms a SHAPE)
(First: Episode 0602)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment β€” Kermit and Jennifer bend their knees. Grover comes out of a hole in the ground, and Jennifer invites him to join them, but Grover remarks, "When you start talking about noses, give me a call."
(First: Episode 1166)
Film A film shows parts of an elephant.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0034)
SCENE 5 Buffy teaches the kids that some words they already know in English are actually Indian words.

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