Sesame Street
Everyone takes the subway
(repeat of 1139)
Air date March 12, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors M, N, 7
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 The adults discuss some transportation, as Big Bird tries to guess what they're talking about. He thinks they're discussing a noisy, underground worm, but it's actually the subway. He asks if he can join them on the train, as he needs to visit his friend Petula Pigeon downtown. They all head out, with Big Bird commenting that he hopes they avoid that large, noisy worm.
Girldraws
Cartoon A girl shows how good she is at drawing buildings.
(First: Episode 0454)
Character.brad
Muppets Ernie & BertBert is preparing to give his nephew Brad a bath, but Ernie chastises him for not providing any bath toys. He brings so many toys that Bert feels there is no longer room for Brad. So as not to waste the water, Ernie hops into the tub.
(First: Episode 1134)
1576c
Film "I'm Your Friend, You're My Friend," with film of kids playing.
(First: Episode 1341)
NecesitaAgua
Cartoon Todo el mundo necesita agua
(First: Episode 0780)
Scanimatekids
Video Scanimate kids intro
(First: Episode 0798)
HerryExercises
Muppets Herry Monster asks the kids at home to do simple exercises with him like moving eyebrows, touching toes with fingers, and running in place. Kermit the Frog cameos during the running in place exercise.
(First: Episode 0808)
2423-Driving
Film / Cast Gordon and some kids use hula-hoops for many things.
(First: Episode 1103)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Susan and the kids rush to catch the train. Luis stops to buy a newspaper and finds he has no tokens. Because of the noise, the elderly Muppet change attendant misunderstands Luis' requests and thinks he's instead talking about the weather. Luis ends up missing the train and the attendant finally understands what Luis was asking for.
ThelmaThumb-Bees
Cartoon Thelma Thumb: A beehive is disturbing a little girl in her treehouse, so Thelma convinces the bees to move their hive to another tree surrounded by flowers.
Artist: John Korty
AMs-BrushingSong
Muppets The Anything Muppets sing "Brush Your Teeth."
(First: Episode 1067)
NotNow
Cartoon A red-suited man introduces the letter N, for not now.
(First: Episode 1328)
RaposoFish
Film Fish swim around.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0284)
Chaplin-DontWalk
Cast Maria as Chaplin deals with an unruly "Don't Walk / Walk" signal.
(First: Episode 1166)
1092-16
Cartoon The Typewriter: N for Nose
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0793)
2head.Hiccups
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster tries to cure itself of hiccups.
(First: Episode 1318)
Noimage
SCENE 3 As Gordon and the kids wait for a train, Oscar appears to participate in one of his favorite pastimes - listening to the noisy sounds of the trains passing by. Gordon tells him that they're now making trains that are much more quiet. Oscar can't believe his ears when another train comes by and makes minimal noise.
1091-07
Cartoon M in space
(First: Episode 0516)
ErnieGadget
Muppets Grover watches as Ernie loads various things into a machine that start with M and N. The machine then displays the letter it begins with. Since Grover is a monster, he decides to go in the machine, causing a mess.
(First: Episode 1201)
3991r
Cartoon M for Moon
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1163)
1845c
Celebrity The Hines Brothers, Gregory and Maurice, demonstrate near and far.
(First: Episode 1347)
1257-SandM
Animation Sand M/m
(First: Episode 0620)
Sleepbeauty56
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the prince kissing Sleeping Beauty, but rather than waking her up, falls asleep himself.
(First: Episode 0513)
Geometry of Circles 1 - Circle with Flower
Cartoon Geometry of Circles #1 "Circle with Flower"
LlamaDentist
Song "Llama at Dentist Song"
(First: Episode 1241)
Noimage
SCENE 4 Bob points out different sights to see as he and the kids ride a subway train.
Pinball 07 Cartoon Pinball Number Count #7
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0989)
Stockard
Film Mad Painter #7
(First: Episode 0314)
Song.subway
Muppets "The Subway"
(First: Episode 0762)
1091-04
Film Things that start with M
(First: Episode 0620)
1447-Lisa
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment — Lisa shows Grover what big, bigger and biggest are.
3balloons
Cartoon Big, bigger, biggest (balloons and blackbirds).
KingCookie
Muppets / Cast After hearing a fairy tale from Maria, Cookie Monster imagines himself as a king who wants the biggest cookie his servants can get. Back in reality, he finds himself munching down on the book instead.
Cayard.kittykitty
Cartoon A woman serves milk to her cat. Several other cats join him, including a lion.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1017)
2293o
Film Footage of various bird species including hens, flamingos, pigeons, owls, ostriches, cockatoos, and others.
Music: (piano and whistling) Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0019)
EBDrumSet
Muppets Ernie & BertBert has acquired some drums, but he doesn't know how to play them well. Ernie teaches him how to make drum playing exciting.
(First: Episode 0579)
Noimage
SCENE 5 Everyone returns to the street from their various rides. They wonder where Big Bird could be, when Gordon explains he took a supposedly faster route to the surface instead of the stairs. Big Bird then pops his head out of Oscar's trash can, having taken a tunnel from the subway station. Oscar is heard complaining about the yellow feathers in his swimming pool.


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