Sesame Street
Air date May 18, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors D, T, 5
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Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still

SCENE 1 Gladys the Cow livens up Luis' dull lecture about milk with a glitzy musical number about it.
Film D is a very useful letter -- there are animals, jobs, and hobbies that begin with D.
(First: Episode 0367)
Film A behind-the-scenes look of Paul Simon recording "Bingo" with his son, and the manufacturing of the record it will be on.
(First: Episode 1133)
Cartoon "Daddy Dear"
(First: Episode 0367)
David shapes arbor
Cast David (in voiceover) finds shapes in the arbor.
(First: Episode 0451)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Don Music tries to rewrite the "Sesame Street Theme." He succeeds and is joined by Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats.
Film Luis announces "And now, the octopus!"
Music: "Pomp and Circumstance"
(First: Episode 0291)
SCENE 2 The Count counts rude remarks Oscar delivers him.
Film A girl gets on, in, and under a blanket in a park.
(First: Episode 0406)
Cartoon The Ringmaster #5: Five fantastic floating fools fall from the big blue blimp.
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentCookie Monster shows Jason that D is for Doggie.
(First: Episode 1148)
Cartoon Thelma Thumb: Ant's Picnic
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 1183)
Celebrity Two members of the Canadian Brass learn how to cooperate.
(First: Episode 1272)
Cartoon I am crying / estoy llorando (David and Maria voiceover)
(First: Episode 1041)
Muppets Three polyester-clad Anything Muppets sing "Disco D."
(First: Episode 1148)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentBig Bird and Scottie read a "ONE WAY" sign.
(First: Episode 1051)
Cartoon Small b is a boy with a belly who walks a small d, a dog with a belly turned around.
Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 1186)
Film How milk is made, featuring the song "Hey Cow." (edited)
(First: Episode 0001)
Cartoon T is for Trash and Ticket
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0020)
SCENE 3 Linda helps Herry Monster read the word "TELEPHONE" by acting out making a telephone call.
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit comes across the word "Telephone", spells it, and then teaches the word to the viewer. When an Anything Muppet boy who stands too far away says that he can't hear Kermit, Kermit dials the T, and the boy answers with the last E.
(First: Episode 0314)
Song "Hello" - A boy sings about the simple message one can convey using the telephone.
(EKA: Episode 1181)
Cartoon T for top
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0298)
Muppets The Count hires Ernie to answer his phone so that he won't be bothered with calls while he is counting. However, when the phone rings, the Count wants to count the rings, and won't let Ernie pick up the phone until it's too late. "I told you it wouldn't be easy," the Count explains.
(First: Episode 0539)
Cartoon Fisherman Jones demonstrates in, on and under with the help of a big fishy.
(First: Episode 0370)
SCENE 4 Herry hides the word from Big Bird, who must guess what it can be. Herry mimes making a call like Linda did, allowing Big Bird to guess correctly. Suddenly, Herry's imaginary phone begins to actually ring. It's a call from Mr. Snuffleupagus, who boasts that he didn't even need to use a dime.

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