Sesame Street
Air date May 15, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors B, P, 2
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Picture Segment Description
SSseason10
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
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SCENE 1 Fred the Wonder Horse has received a baby cactus as a birthday gift from his friends back at the OK Corral. He and Lance begin to feel homesick for their lives back in the West and forlornly sing "Home on the Range." They perk up when they remember how much more there is to do in the city versus the desert and head off to the movie theater (to catch a Trigger flick).
1095i
Cartoon "I've Got a Mind" -- bouncing a ball
(First: Episode 0293)
FirstLastRemake
Muppets Grover tries to demonstrate first and last by being first in line, but the other monsters keep switching on him.
1272-Abierto
Cartoon A red man illustrates abierto, while an angry blue man shows cerrado.
(First: Episode 0784)
I'mpretty-original
Song David sings "I'm Pretty" over a film of fish and other sea creatures.
(First: Episode 0389)
Typewriter P
Cartoon The Typewriter: P for Pencil
(First: Episode 0782)
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SCENE 2 Mr. Snuffleupagus tells Big Bird about a postcard he received from his relatives in Hawaii. He feels down, as he and his immediate family are the only ones of their kind in the area. Big Bird and the kids cheer him up by pretending to be fellow Snuffleupaguses.
1095i
Cartoon "I've Got a Mind" -- bouncing a ball (Spanish version)
(EKA: Episode 0293)
1090-13
Muppets Some Anything Muppets sing "My Favorite Letter" about the letter P.
(First: Episode 0322)
LetterPSunset
Cartoon A letter "P" sits on an island before a rotating sunset. The ridges of the letter "P" moves along the letter and flash in different colors.
(EKA: Episode 0660)
1708p
Film A boy narrates a film of how his family trains wild ponies on the farm.
(First: Episode 0815)
1090-12
Cartoon P is for Puppy
(EKA: Episode 0296)
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SCENE 3 Mr. Hooper, tired of having Big Bird mispronounce his name, produces two cards with parts of his name on it. Big Bird blends them together until he correctly reads "Hooper." Mr. Hooper cheers, but as Big Bird exits, he calls him "Mr. Wainwright."
ThelmaThumbMeetsCyrus
Cartoon Thelma Thumb: Thelma meets Cyrus the magpie, who, after getting covered with yellow paint, had been mistaken for a canary and locked in a cage in a pet shop. Thelma rescues him and becomes his friend.
Artist: John Korty
(EKA: Episode 1240)
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Insert Jugglers Number Sketch #7 (0:59)
(First: Episode 1008)
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Film Kids paint a picture of a porcupine on glass.
(First: Episode 0057)
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Insert The kids play hopscotch on the streets of New York City.
WeAreTheSame
Cartoon A vaudeville act of two SAME people ends when one of them falls off the stage.
(First: Episode 0778)
Jerry-MonkeyFlips
Film Jerry Nelson counts 20 backflips performed by a monkey.
(First: Episode 0217)
Ruler.dawwghouse
Cartoon Building a dog house is easy if you have a ruler.
(First: Episode 0630)
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Insert Jugglers Number Sketch #9 (0:28)
(First: Episode 1070)
PforPainting
Cartoon P is for Painting
(First: Episode 0764)
Harvey
Muppets In the park, Harvey Kneeslapper comes up behind a man, asks him, "Wanna see something funny?" and then holds a mirror up. The man sees nothing funny...until he looks at Harvey!
(First: Episode 0283)
Cartoonleg
Cartoon "Why are you holding one leg up in the air, Jasper?" "Because if I hold two legs up in the air, I fall down!"
Animation by Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0406)
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SCENE 4 Maria has much work to be done at the Fix-It Shop. The Amazing Mumford thinks he can magically repair all the items, but makes them disappear by accident. When trying to bring them back, he instead makes several kids appear, having transposed them from the arbor where they were playing. Mumford is finally able to bring back all the broken items and leaves his wand with Maria, believing it needs some fixing as well.
2train
Cartoon Train #2
(First: Episode 0353)
1451-Hatrack
Film Ten hats on a hatrack
(First: Episode 0439)
Alien-symphony
Cartoon Various alien creatures perform in an otherwordly music performance conducted by a trumpet-nosed creature.
(First: Episode 1181)
1056a
Insert Bert is getting ready to play in his marching band, and has all the instruments laid out on the street. The cast, led by Bob, demonstrates each instrument while singing about a "Big Brass Band."
(First: Episode 1056)
Bisforbongobeat
Cartoon B is for Bongo Beat, Bandit, and Bottles of wine.
Voice: Casey Kasem
(First: Episode 0237)
Film.Countingshells
Film A scuba diver collects shells, which some kids count in voice-over.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0474)
BJJ.wheresthedog
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.
(First: Episode 1296)
E&Btomuchtv
Muppets Ernie & Bert — On a rainy day, Ernie watches TV, when Bert suggests he do something else, like write a story. Thus, Ernie sets everything out on the table, including pencils, paper, a pencil sharpener, and a wastebasket (which somehow ended up on Bert's head). Ernie is now ready to write a story, but instead, he leaves everything set out for when he gets an idea.
(First: Episode 1293)
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SCENE 5 David watches as Oscar uses Slimey to measure a sheet of cloth. David wants to see more measuring and has Slimey measure how many worms-tall his book is. He wonders if Slimey can measure long distances as well and the worm begins crawling and measuring the distance to Hooper's Store. But, as Oscar points out, he won't return for four hours.
Marchingband2
Film Marching band cymbal crash #2
(First: Episode 0527)
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EBskate02
Muppets Ernie & Bert — When Bert can't sleep, Ernie suggests that he imagine himself doing something he likes. Since Bert likes ice skating, he imagines himself doing so. A full-bodied version of Bert is used in the ice skating sequence, in a clip from the Ice Follies show.
(First: Episode 0796)
SpeechBalloonBBug
Cartoon Speech Balloon: B for Bug
(First: Episode 0137)
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Film Raposo: Pottery
(First: Episode 0169)
Toon.Butterfly
Cartoon B for butterfly
(First: Episode 0006)
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SCENE 6 Slimey has returned from his trip, but he's much too exhausted to report his findings. He goes to sleep and Oscar notes he can get an answer when Slimey wakes up - eight hours from now.


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