Sesame Street
Air date May 11, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors U, X, 11
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Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
SCENE 1 Big Bird finishes painting Maria's kitchen chair. He realizes someone might try and sit on it while it's drying, so he makes a WET PAINT sign for it. He then sees that the paint on the WET PAINT sign is also wet, so he makes another sign for that...
Film A wall painter on a high-rise spells and paints the word "WET PAINT" in red, but accidentally puts his hand on one of the painted letters and looks at his hand, all painted red, and shouts, "WET PAINT!"
(First: Episode 1036)
SCENE 1 cont'd Big Bird asks David for another can of paint. David can't believe he's used up a whole gallon just painting a chair, until he sees the long trail of WET PAINT signs Big Bird has created.
Muppets Super Grover tries to stop a fight between Sammy and Frankie, who are fighting over an apple.
(First: Episode 0682)
Cartoon "It's a Lovely Eleven Morning"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0362)
Cast Susan, Bob, and Maria give a lesson on addition and subtraction.
(First: Episode 0633)
Cartoon Speech Balloon: U-Umbrella
(First: Episode 0038)
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper goes to a man and asks, "Can I take a picture of U?" The man gives him permission, but Harvey tells him that his shoes are untied, and when the man looks down, Harvey slaps the letter U on top of his head and takes a picture of it.
(First: Episode 0468)
Song Joe Raposo sings George Gershwin's "Funny Face."
(First: Episode 0006)
Cartoon Magical Herman's number trick
(First: Episode 0773)
Insert Mr. Hooper reminisces about his childhood and sings "When I Was as Little as You Are."
(First: Episode 0697)

Muppets Ernie & BertThe Count Sleeps Over at Ernie & Bert's (Part 1)
The Count sleeps in Bert's bed while Bert sleeps on the couch. Ernie tells The Count that he can count sheep to get to sleep, but it never dawned on Ernie that the Count never gets tired of counting. He stays up all night counting sheep, to Ernie's detriment.
(First: Episode 0941)
Cartoon A U train spells the words "unite," "U-turn," "underground," "up," and "universe."
(First: Episode 0624)
Muppets Ernie & Bert: The Count Sleeps Over At Ernie & Bert's (Part 2)
It's the next morning. The Count had a good night, but he didn't sleep. His counting kept Ernie up, and now Ernie is walking and counting like a zombie.
(First: Episode 0941)
Cartoon A man illustrates 'between' in various situations throughout his work day.
(First: Episode 0779)
Celebrity Mummenschanz: Making Faces
(First: Episode 1108)
SCENE 2 Oscar guilts David into helping him show between. Oscar produces a pot of some putrid-smelling Boot Soup to put between the two. David shows the concept his own way by putting as much space between himself and the foul soup as possible.
Cartoon The Wise Man tries to illustrate "between."
(EKA: Episode 0926)
Muppets "I'm Between"
(First: Episode 1233)
Cartoon Letter U salesman
(First: Episode 0202)
Film Kids narrate footage of humans and animals overcoming obstacles, particularly a boy trying to ride a two-wheeler.
(First: Episode 0132)
SCENE 3 After dealing with the hustle of the city, Bob yearns for the simple life back in the country. He can't take a trip or even go to the park, as he has a piano lesson starting soon, so Linda resolves to bring the country to him. The two, plus the kids, imagine being out in the fields relaxing under a tree to the sounds of animals. David comes by and sets them up with an imaginary picnic.
Muppets Hands count to 11.
(First: Episode 0183)
Cartoon Tiger likes going to school.
(First: Episode 0549)
Muppets Pageant: Ernie plays the role of Bart, a farm boy who plants a flower. Herry Monster plays the sun, and a nervous Cookie Monster plays a cloud. Bert reluctantly plays the flower. When it is said that Bert made the leaves for his costume out of lettuce leaves, Cookie and Herry proceed to eat the leaves and rip the costume apart.
(First: Episode 0578)
Cartoon Ralph jumps onto the word UP.
(First: Episode 0546)
SCENE 4 Buffy leads the kids in doing the "Hokey Pokey."
Cartoon Capital letter U for up
(EKA: Episode 0494)
Muppets Anything Muppet dentists deliver a musical message about how important it is to "Brush Your Teeth."
(First: Episode 1067)
Cartoon The great Alphonso and his trained X's
(First: Episode 0299)
Film The Alphabet Dancers make a letter X.
(First: Episode 0456)
SCENE 5 The kids and Bob play some drums, as Linda signs the sponsors.

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