Sesame Street
Plot Day two in Puerto Rico
Air date November 27, 1979
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Written by Luis Santeiro
Sponsors A, B, 3
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 On a sunny morning in Puerto Rico, Maria comes out onto the porch. She spots David across the way from his residence in the country and invites him and the others over for breakfast with the family.
Entradatoon
Cartoon The word entrada tries to run through a wall, then runs through the entrance.
(First: Episode 0939)
Paintingb
Film Kids paint pictures of things that start with B.
Producer: Ken Snyder Enterprises
(First: Episode 0008)
KermitlectureBsound
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit the Frog talks about making the B sound, with much detail. When Beautiful Day Monster walks by, Kermit goes over the lesson again. The monster does the noise perfectly, but his "BAH!" scares Kermit away, and fogs up the screen.
(First: Episode 0068)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird and a child (in voice-over) observe some oxen pulling loads of sugarcane in the fields for the market.
Bforbeard
Cartoon B for Beard (poem by Edward Lear)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1147)
Film-WidowBird
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: A widow bird flies from one tree to another.
(First: Episode 0391)
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Muppets Game Show: The Addition Game
Hosted by Guy Smiley, the contestant has to figure out how to add numbers. The contestant is Herry Monster, who solves all the questions except "3+1=_", so he brings in four cars in the studio.
(First: Episode 0960)
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SCENE 3 Bob and Linda are ready to bike to the beach, only they don't know where it is. Bob is able to speak enough Spanish to ask some local, biking children which way it is. A kid gives them complicated directions in Spanish. When they see the tourists don't understand, they gesture them to follow on their bikes.
Girlguitarcartoon
Cartoon A picture of a girl playing a guitar is drawn as off-screen kids (speaking English and Spanish) try to guess what the drawing will be.
(First: Episode 0406)
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SCENE 3 cont'd Linda, Bob and the kids cycle through Puerto Rico, observing all the sights on the way to the shore.
Awitch
Cartoon "The Story of A": A witch tells bored kids a story about the letter A involving an ant's apple getting stolen by an archer.
(First: Episode 0130)
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Muppets Ernie & BertErnie wakes up and tells Bert it's time to get up, but notices that Bert isn't in his bed. He slowly ponders what happened to his best friend, coming to the conclusion that maybe some Martians took him away in their spaceship. As it turns out, Bert just got up early to fix some oatmeal. Ernie is relieved... until a real spaceship lands and the Martians enter the room.
(First: Episode 1208)
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BallFilm-Powder
Film Rollercoaster 1, 2, 3 (original version)
(First: Episode 0254)
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SCENE 4 Luis helps a repairman fix a water fountain in town.
Count.Ingrid
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentThe Count asks Ingrid to teach him how to count to 20 in Spanish.
(First: Episode 0477)
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Cartoon An orchestra conductor asks "May I have an A, please?" at which point a giant letter A falls from the sky.
(First: Episode 0770)
2293s
Film Kids have a lost-dog poster made using an old-style printing press.
(First: Episode 1222)
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SCENE 5 Maria and Olivia accompany her Aunt Marguarita to market, where she has a few errands to run. Maria proposes that they split up and each take up a task to get everything done quicker. Olivia stops at Petra's fruit stand and is able to recite the grocery list in Spanish, though Petra reveals that they can speak English as well.
Wateringbstalk
Cartoon Jack waters a B, which grows into a B-stalk. He climbs it and travels to the Land of B.
(EKA: Episode 0277)
Boyinacircle
Muppets An Anything Muppet boy watches a circle around him get bigger and smaller.
(First: Episode 0285)
Bugsbigandsmall
Cartoon Things say that other things are small, but then something comes along that's bigger, or smaller, or whatever.
(First: Episode 0320)
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SCENE 6 Bob strolls through the plaza as he sings about the location.
Toon.3song
Cartoon 3 song (butterflies, birthday presents, waving pennants etc.)
(First: Episode 0927)
Ssnews.humpty
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Humpty Dumpty has fallen off a wall, and Kermit interviews one of the king's horses. Humpty is put together again, but then Kermit gives him a congratulatory slap on the back, and he falls off the wall again.
(First: Episode 0657)
1800-26
Song "Starfish"
(First: Episode 0280)
Bforbat
Cartoon Small letter b (ball/bat)
(First: Episode 1131)
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SCENE 7 Big Bird hears a peculiar, chirp-like sound coming from all over the place. He tries finding the source, believing it's coming from a fellow feathered friend. He grabs some birdseed to lure the creature out, having no luck. He eventually finds himself back Marguarita's yard, where Maria explains the sound is coming from a coquí, a type of frog native to Puerto Rico. The kids catch one and show Big Bird, who remarks, "Wait'll I tell Kermit about this."
2399-Entrada
Film A group of kids enter a door marked ENTRADA.
(First: Episode 0939)
FleaCamp
Cartoon A flea sets up camp on a dog.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1004)
Playball
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is sad, because it's raining and he can't play baseball. Bert encourages him to imagine that he's playing instead. In Ernie's imagination, he hits a high fly ball that lands in the ocean. Bert tells Ernie that the sun is out, and he can go out and play now. Ernie says that he can't play -- his ball fell in the ocean.
(First: Episode 0410)
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SCENE 8 Luis, Susan and the kids make sandcastles at the beach.


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