Sesame Street
Big Bird orders water
Air date February 15, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors F, R, 6
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SCENE 1 Big Bird orders a glass of water from David. The glass he's given is too small, so David gives him a bigger glass, then biggest glass in the store. The water turns out to be for Mr. Snuffleupagus.
Cartoon The Dog & The Bone
(First: Episode 0772)
Film Counting six oryx
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0410)
Cartoon The Typewriter: R for Rope
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0764)
SCENE 1 cont'd Big Bird returns to Hooper's Store and needs the smallest glass of water, which is for Slimey.
Cartoon Sign Man: SCHOOL
After a bunch of kids come running by, a girl goes before the man and says it's Saturday. That leaves him to say: "No school."
(First: Episode 1155)
Film Joe Raposo: Road Runner (instrumental)
(First: Episode 0505)
Cartoon Men in boxes sound out the word RUN.
(First: Episode 0369)
SCENE 1 cont'd Big Bird comes back and orders a regular sized glass of water for himself; all those water deliveries has made him thirsty.
Muppets Ernie is a coach for his baseball team of three balls. In front of him are three small caps and a huge cap. Each of the balls tries on the big cap and gets completely covered up. Ernie puts the small caps on them, and they're ready to start. As Ernie wonders where that huge cap came from, a basketball named Big Bill (captain of the opposing team) bounces in, demanding his cap back. Ernie ends up postponing the game once he sees the competition.
(First: Episode 0478)
Song "School Song"
(First: Episode 0986)
Cartoon Only one of the two footprints can belong.
(EKA: Episode 0491)
Film Kids talk about building sand castles and sand structures at the beach.
(First: Episode 1122)
SCENE 2 David sings "There's Always Room for One More."
Muppets Sherlock Hemlock tries to figure out why there is a mess outside. He speculates that the Twiddlebugs made a mess after a Twiddlebug dance.
(First: Episode 0178)
Cartoon Junior has to jump across the pond to make the frog chorus.
(First: Episode 0926)
Film In stop-motion, assorted furniture places themselves in a classroom.
(First: Episode 0647)
Kids build scooter
Insert A group of children put together a scooter following a model.
(First: Episode 0922)
Cartoon Two kids argue over whose chair it is, until the dog suggests they share the chair.
(First: Episode 0369)
Muppets An Anything Muppet girl reads the word "hug" with Herry.
(First: Episode 1084)
SCENE 3 Maria finds it hard to work on the Fix-It Shop accounting books when Luis has the radio going while he works. The two can't find a compromise until Maria puts in some earplugs.
Cartoon More and more moths appear, and devour a man's clothes.
Artist: Bob Kurtz
(First: Episode 0294)
Cast "Sluggo the Great" (David) puts on his baseball gear, but isn't sure which body parts to put them on.
(First: Episode 0492)
Cartoon The IT knows how a magnifying glass works.
(First: Episode 1169)
Muppets Game Show: Mystery Mix-up Game
(First: Episode 0834)
Cartoon Two groups of mountain goats try to pass each other on a mountain road.
(First: Episode 0780)
SCENE 4 Luis, Big Bird and the kids count the six steps of 123 Sesame Street's front stoop. Big Bird also observes there's six of them counting.
Cartoon Frances Fairy displays several F words.
(First: Episode 0335)

Muppets Bruce Stringbean, Clarice and S Street Band perform "Born To Add."
Cartoon Jazz #6
(First: Episode 0011)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Look a Little Closer." (tomato)
(First: Episode 0147)
Cartoon A boy does an addition problem in his head: 5 + 1 = 6.
(First: Episode 0548)
Insert Bob sings "Have a Nice Day."
(First: Episode 1022)
Cartoon F stands for flower, forest, fox, frog and fantastic.
(First: Episode 1102)
Film Footage of wolves.
(First: Episode 0982)
Cartoon "I'm six years old today!"
(First: Episode 0357)
Insert The Alphabet Dancers make the form of the letter F.
(First: Episode 0446)
Cartoon Two heads think of F words, ending with "finished."
(First: Episode 0128)
Muppets Farley explains things one can do with their mind - he plans on going to the door, he imagines who's knocking at it, he remembers it's not his mother and he hopes there's not a scary monster at the door. Herry Monster surprises him by bursting through the door, frightening Farley away. Herry's sorry Farley ran away; he wanted to play.
(First: Episode 0180)
Cartoon Cloud blows things FFFFFFFF
(First: Episode 0387)
Film To a jazz rhythm soundtrack, the camera zooms in on flowers growing on a tree.
(First: Episode 0156)
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
(EKA: Episode 1314)
Film David narrates some films showing the homes of animals.
(First: Episode 0452)
SCENE 5 Maria and the kids sing a Spanish jump rope song as they play.

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