Sesame Street
Air date January 8, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors L, M, 11
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Cody becomes David's assistant at Hooper's Store, doing some simple tasks.
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Cartoon A rooster finds a purpose in his life when he's given the job to wake everyone on a farm.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
ErnDressesBalls
Muppets Ernie wonders what it would be like if everyone was exactly the same, and sees four balls who can't discern each other. Ernie decides to help the balls recognize each other by dressing each of them.
(First: Episode 0166)
Misformoocow
Cartoon M is for Moo
Music: Larry Rosen and Charles Myers
(First: Episode 0276)
Kidsplayinsnow
Film Kids play in the snow.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0292)
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Celebrity The Hines Brothers, Gregory and Maurice, demonstrate near and far.
Film-LittleHorseNearFear
Film A little horse gets near and far from the camera.
(First: Episode 0279)
Secretdrawingm
Cartoon Today's Secret Drawing: the letter M
(First: Episode 0131)
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SCENE 2 Oscar's robot Charles has lost one of his eyes following a trip to the dump. Oscar rummages through his can until he finds a matching replacement. Charles promises not to let this happen again, then falls completely apart.
Song.trying
Song Joe Raposo sings "Trying and Trying Again."
(First: Episode 0631)
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Muppets Kermit draws the letter M on-screen with his magic finger. Grover asks what Kermit has drawn, and Kermit says it's the letter M. "Mmmmm!" Grover agrees.
(First: Episode 0516)
Themwhocametodinner
Cartoon A man invites an M to dinner. The M is very appreciative, and makes "Mmmmmm" sounds. It eats all of the food at the table, and winds up eating the screen!
Artist: John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0276)
666mailman
Film A mailman on horseback delivers mail in the Appalachian mountains of Kentucky.
(First: Episode 0493)
Toon-HowManyCats
Cartoon A girl counts her 5 cats using ribbon to keep track.
(First: Episode 1001)
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SCENE 3 Cody bangs his drum, throwing Buffy off rhythm as she rehearses a song. She claps out a rhythm for him to follow and they play together.
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PYP
Muppets Game Show: Pick Your Pet
Lucy Jones insists upon a pet that purrs, has silky hair, and likes milk... the Beautiful Day Monster.
(First: Episode 0067)
ME-TV
Cartoon A man takes advantage of his television appearance to display his giant ME sign.
(First: Episode 0781)
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Film Charlie Chaplin (Maria) looks in a mirror and sees "ME." Maria's reflection is played by Linda.
(First: Episode 1032)
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Cartoon The Ringmaster displays 11 purple pooches.
Artist: Jeff Hale
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Film Tomato (0:57)
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SCENE 4 Oscar interrupts Olivia's discussion on brushing teeth. He asserts that Grouches do in fact have teeth and produces a set of chattering, wind-up dentures.
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Cartoon An old man recites a poem about the time he had the flu.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1274)
MadPainter11
Film The Mad Painter #11
(First: Episode 0329)
Ernie's Bert Sculpture
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie makes a clay bust of Bert, but runs out of clay for the nose, so he pulls Bert's nose off and puts it on the statue.
(First: Episode 0463)
CayardCats
Cartoon Everything you need to know about cats.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1179)
Meandjulio
Celebrity Paul Simon plays "Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard."
(First: Episode 1050)
MillieMollyTurtle
Cartoon Millie and Molly argue over whether to get a pet cat or a dog, so their mom gets them a turtle instead.
(First: Episode 1314)
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Film Two boys each have five cents--one has five pennies, one has a nickel. They see a dime along the way, which is worth ten. They ask the man at the store for change for the dime, and he gives them a nickel and five pennies. They spend their pennies, but then they want to buy an ice cream for ten cents and the machine only takes dimes. They give the store man their nickels in exchange for a dime and they share a fudgesicle.
(First: Episode 0132)
Typewriter
Cartoon Typewriter: M for magic
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0841)
Sesame Street 2 Near and Far
Muppets Grover demonstrates near and far.
(First: Episode 0787)
George nearfar
Animation George the Farmer is "near" when he's on a barrel; he's "far" when he's on the porch.
(First: Episode 0235)
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Cartoon In rhyme, a man points out animals who stole and/or ruined his clothing.
(First: Episode 0778)
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SCENE 5 Luis, Sheldon, Cody and the kids play a game together.
Lpoemkids
Cartoon Kids hear an L poem.
(First: Episode 0198)
Lookatthepenguinstakinabath
Film Penguins take a bath.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0233)
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Muppets A long-haired hippie sings "Adding" to Cookie Monster.
(First: Episode 0243)
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Cartoon Speech Balloon: L--Loud
(First: Episode 0783)
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SCENE 6 Luis and Buffy's family show how to count in English, Spanish and Cree.


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