Muppet Wiki
Muppet Wiki
Sesame Street
Gloria moves to Sesame Street
Air date May 24, 1979
Season Season 10 (1978-1979)
Sponsors F, G, 9
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.

Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN 10th Season Intro Still
Cast / Celebrity Olivia and George Benson sing "A Friend for All Seasons."
Muppets The Twiddlebugs try to figure out how to get to the zoo. They notice it's too far to walk, swim, or fly. Then they notice their Twiddle-car.
(First: Episode 0603)
Cartoon F stands for flower, forest, fox, frog and fantastic.
(First: Episode 1102)
SCENE 1 Gordon wants to clean up the apartment before Susan gets back from work. Big Bird offers to help, but then walks out of the room.
Film The Flashettes track team trains for an upcoming race.
(EKA: Episode 1151)
Cartoon Rumba pencils (first, last, Crazy Melvin)
(First: Episode 0638)
SCENE 2 Big Bird returns with Maria, David and the kids, who all cooperate to clean the place just in time for Susan's return.
Muppets Anything Muppets sing "Oh, G" in praise of the letter G.
(First: Episode 1167)
Cartoon G For Giggle (voice of Allen Swift)
(First: Episode 0357)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Kangaroo Blues."
(First: Episode 0277)
Cartoon A goose and gander visit the land of the G's.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1141)
SCENE 3 Susan meets Gloria, a young Muppet girl who is moving to the neighborhood. She claims she will be "a great" when she grows up, but hasn't figured out what exactly she'll be great at. Susan introduces her to Gordon before the two go into Hooper's Store. They confer with David and think they should help Gloria meet some of the kids in the area. Outside, they see Gloria has already begun to acquaint herself with the neighborhood kids with the help of her pet turtle, Martha.
Cartoon A gorilla who knows G words applies for a job.
(First: Episode 0131)
Film In a gymnasium, a teacher and some kids play catch with a balloon.
(First: Episode 1088)
Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Lefty the Salesman wants to sell Ernie a painting of a tree, which he says is a picture of four elephants. Ernie doesn't see the four elephants, so Lefty offers to show him the elephants if Ernie will buy the picture for a nickel. Lefty points out the elephants, which are actually spaces in the tree's branches. Ernie shells out for the picture. Ernie wants to pull the same trick on Bert, but Bert notices the elephants right away.
(First: Episode 0292)
Cartoon G is for Glue
Artists: The Hubleys
(EKA: Episode 0279)
Film A kid enters a tunnel made of snow to demonstrate "head first" and "feet first."
(First: Episode 0290)
SCENE 4 Gloria, Maria and the kids talk about different jobs Gloria could be "a great" when she grows up.
Muppets "This Frog"
(First: Episode 0944)
Cartoon Beetle Bailey wants to be first in the chow line, but he ends up last.
(First: Episode 0666)
Film Fish swim around.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0284)
Cast In a New York City park, Bob sings "We're Not Alone" with Linda.
(First: Episode 1306)
Muppets "Disco Toothbrush"
Cartoon A cat tries to teach the alley cats to play music in harmony.
(EKA: Episode 0926)
Muppets The Count croons "Count Up to Nine."
(First: Episode 1134)
Cartoon The story of an old woman who lived in a nine.
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0512)
Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie buys a newspaper after hearing the newsboy yell out the headline: "Four People Fooled!" Ernie reads the paper, but finds no such news in the paper, making him the fifth person fooled.
(First: Episode 1164)
Cartoon Millie and Molly argue over whether to get a pet cat or a dog, so their mom gets them a turtle instead.
Cartoon Thelma Thumb: Marcia and her friends are looking for D words, and Cyrus brings them a "DANGER" sign from a fallen bridge. Thelma must put the sign back before the school bus tries to cross the bridge.
Artist: John Korty
Muppets The Anything Muppets cheer about the letter F.
(First: Episode 0093)
Version 3
Cartoon A self-proclaimed "handsome" fly (voiced by Casey Kasem) is indignant about appearing in a segment about the letter F with a "fat and ugly" frog. The frog solves the problem by eating the fly.
(First: Episode 0034)
Film Apples grow on a tree.
(First: Episode 0093)
SCENE 5 Maria and the kids play jump rope.

Previous episode: Next episode:
Episode 1313 Episode 1315