Sesame Street
Air date May 9, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors H, N, 9
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
SSseason10
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
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SCENE 1 Big Bird sings "If I Could Fly."
Ernie.nose
Muppets Ernie plays a game of "Touch Your Face" with the viewer.
(First: Episode 0869)
2073r
Cartoon The man is only afraid of one thing: FEAR.
(First: Episode 0816)
Film-CarInMud
Film Several people help a man when his car is stuck in the mud.
(First: Episode 0619)
MartianBeauty
Cartoon "Martian Beauty" has nine hairs, nine bows, nine eyes, nine nostrils, nine arms, and nine toes.
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0316)
1091-17
Muppets Grover demonstrates how a phone booth is used, but it becomes crowded when he receives a call asking for "Mondipoorg."
(First: Episode 0654)
SignMan-Money
Cartoon Sign Cartoons: MONEY
(First: Episode 1185)
Scanimatekids
Video Scanimate kids intro
(First: Episode 0798)
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SCENE 2 Maria helps Big Bird and Frank show how the uppercase and lowercase H both sound alike despite looking different.
Hubley-ElephantsH
Cartoon A big elephant and a small elephant make lowercase Hs come out of their trunks.
Artist: John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0162)
Boblindaluish
Cast Bob, Linda and Luis assemble a lowercase h.
(First: Episode 1056)
Typewriterhand
Cartoon The Typewriter: H for Hand
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0771)
Buses
Film Kids count ten buses as they drive by.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0406)
Hladycartoon
Cartoon H is for horseshoe.
(First: Episode 0020)
Apesatplay
Film Apes play at the zoo. (edited)
(First: Episode 0045)
Hathosehook
Cartoon Two boys peek into a fire house, and write HAT, HOSE, and HOOK on the window using their breath. Two dogs come by and wonder what a HAT HOSE HOOK is, but their question is answered when the fire truck leaves the station.
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(EKA: Episode 1204)
FillingContainers01

FillingContainers02
Film Two glasses are filled with fluid, but one glass overflows as a hand keeps pouring into it. The same thing happens using salt shakers and bowls of nuts. Finally, the glasses are filled again, only one glass barely fills up as fluid is poured into it. The camera pulls out, revealing the glass is filling into another one below, which overflows as before.
(First: Episode 0576)
2040l
Cartoon Consonant Sound Limerick: H - Horse
(First: Episode 1167)
CMT
Muppets The Amazing Mumford waves his magic wand over a transparent glass cookie jar and makes the jar become full of cookies and then empty (over and over) as an anxious Cookie Monster watches.
(First: Episode 0287)
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SCENE 3 Cody and Buffy join Big Bird for a similar demonstration as earlier, now discussing the letter N.
1092-12
Cartoon / Film Things that begin with N: nail, nest, net, notebook, needle, noodle, nuts, napkins, nose. (Don't make noise at night). The letter N is nice.
(First: Episode 0659)
300004
Cartoon SALIDA (train)
(First: Episode 0537)
Grovermarchingband
Muppets Grover and his band sing "I Am Not Afraid," as his bandmates are frightened away by a monster.
(First: Episode 1004)
Nisfornifty
Cartoon An N-terview with an N
(First: Episode 0131)
Cosbytwinsalphabet2
Celebrity Bill Cosby plays twins who recite the alphabet together.
(First: Episode 0131)
KingMidas
Cartoon King Minus and the Disappearing Dragons
(First: Episode 0345)
0748-CookieTouch
Insert After watching the "King Minus" cartoon, Cookie Monster imagines that everything he touches turns into cookies.
(First: Episode 0748)
FoxGrapes.title

FoxGrapes2
Cartoon The Fox and the Grapes
In the classic fable, a famished fox can't reach the grapes, and eventually gives up, assuming they're sour anyway.
(First: Episode 0784)
Countingbackflips
Film Kids count 18 backflips.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0408)
AM-Lemonade
Muppets Three Anything Muppets (including George) individually try to sell lemons, water, and sugar. After all of their businesses fail, the three cooperate to start a lemonade stand.
(First: Episode 0335)
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SCENE 4 Buffy plays with Cody in a lesson about brushing one's teeth.
Boy passing Salida signs
Cartoon A boy passes by various signs before reaching the SALIDA.
(First: Episode 0500)
Cardmemory-1232
Animation A man plays a memory game using cards.
(First: Episode 1232)
EB.Ernieforgot
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie comes from finishing his bath, and tells Bert that there's something that he forgot. Bert asks if he's washed behind his ears, his neck, and his elbows. Finally, Ernie remembers that he forgot to turn off the water in the tub -- as the water level rises.
(First: Episode 0347)
Gurucountsto20
Cartoon A guru counts to twenty. (Spanish version)
(First: Episode 0276)
2678-Itchy
Song Joe Raposo sings "Flies on Animals" over footage of animals bugged by pests.
(First: Episode 0449)
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Transition Bridge #17 - Hourglass Fast/Empty (0:06)
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SCENE 5 At the Fix-It Shop, Maria sorts various items into shoeboxes, but is starting to run out. Big Bird offers to help and takes one of the boxes into the back room so he knows what to look for. He finds several other shoeboxes in the back that are the same shape and size, but are all different colors with different text. Big Bird thinks he's screwed up, but Maria assures him she doesn't care how they look as long as they're the right size.
Bearsinthebed
Cartoon "Five Bears in the Bed" get subtracted as they fall off the bed.
(First: Episode 1231)
Song.ilovebeingapig
Film The snouts, tails and bodies of pigs, with a soundtrack of pigs squealing.
(First: Episode 0179)
OldWoman9
Cartoon The story of an old woman who lived in a nine.
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0512)
1452-Chinese
Film The celebration of Chinese New Year
(First: Episode 0495)
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SCENE 6 Goodbye


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