Sesame Street
Renovating the Fix-It Shop — The Fix-It Shop re-opens for business
Air date April 17, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors S, T, 4
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 The renovated Fix-It Shop is opening today and Olivia has a special surprise. During the entire process, she had her camera filming everything. She now plays a reel of the footage she shot showing the evolution from the old store to the new one (showing clips from the previous episodes).
Muppets Grover sings "I Am Proud of Me" while admiring his block tower.
(First: Episode 1212)
Cartoon The Typewriter has an electric train.
(First: Episode 0785)
Film / Cast Gordon rides his bike around the city.
(First: Episode 0927)
Cartoon T for top
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0298)
Film A dolphin walks backwards on the water.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0278)
Cartoon La letra T es para tigre, tomate, taxi, toro, telefono, televisión, y el terrible tiburon.
(First: Episode 0351)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie tries to fool Bert with his disguises such as a pirate disguise and a bearded Red Riding Hood disguise, but Bert recognizes him each time and tells him to stop trying to fool him. Then a wolf knocks on the door and Bert is convinced it's Ernie in disguise again- until Ernie appears at the door!
(First: Episode 1170)
Cartoon Speech Balloon: T for train
(First: Episode 0022)
SCENE 2 Maria and Luis admire their new, spacious shop, then hear the sound of drilling, following by a familiar voice. Suddenly, explosion occurs from within the store's trash can and Oscar flies out, followed by trailing rubble. He re-emerges from the can and explains that he's just dug an underground tunnel from his can to the store's can, showing them the construction plans. Maria and Luis complain about the mess, which is also a part of his plan.
Cartoon Caterpillars Never Wear Brown Boots
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0809)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Don Music tries to rewrite the "Sesame Street Theme." He succeeds and is joined by Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats.
(First: Episode 1310)
Cartoon S for Snail
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1158)
Film A look at the life of Colleen, who lives in Arizona.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0504)
Cartoon S - Snake: A snake charmer irritates the snake.
(First: Episode 0063)
Film Some kids have a bike race by the river.
Cartoon S - Serpiente
(First: Episode 0382)
Muppets Ernie & Bert — Everything is getting wet, because it's raining and a window is stuck open. But Ernie explains that he can't fix it now because he'd get wet in all that rain. When the rain stops, he explains to Bert that since it's not raining anymore, nothing's getting wet, and there's no reason to fix it.
(First: Episode 0344)
Celebrity George Benson asks kids to name guitar parts and explains what they are.
Cartoon The Ringmaster presents four lions.
(First: Episode 1309)
Film Joe Raposo: Wet & Dry (Falls in pool; kid VO's)
(First: Episode 0467)
Transition Bridge #17 - Hourglass Fast/Empty
(First: Episode 0288)
Cartoon I am dry, they are wet (Umbrella)
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0344)
Song David sings Three of These Things: Three kids riding one seat bicycle, and two kids riding two seat bicycle
(First: Episode 0450)
Cartoon Dry and Wet (near swimming pool)
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0309)
Film A kid recites a poem about adding penguins.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0255)
Muppets Cookie Monster stars in "The Ballad of Casey McPhee."
(First: Episode 0516)
Cartoon Four construction workers build a number 4.
(First: Episode 0507)
Film Where the buffalo roam ... (instrumental: Home On The Range)
(First: Episode 0510)
Cartoon A small man tries to use a seesaw, but can't get his associate (a very large man) to go up.
(First: Episode 1121)
Insert Bob sings "I'm Going Somewhere."
(First: Episode 1178)
Cartoon A horse falls apart into a jigsaw puzzle.
(First: Episode 0784)
Muppets Waiter Grover: Mr. Johnson orders bacon and eggs, but he can't decide how many of each he wants. Mr. Johnson says that Grover takes too long and asks for two hot dogs and two pickles for lunch. Grover then throws a tantrum in the kitchen.
(First: Episode 0408)
Cartoon A boy puts a red and green monster together using a diagram.
(First: Episode 1014)
Film The Flashettes track team trains for an upcoming race.
(First: Episode 1151)
Cartoon A girl runs home to her CASA.
(First: Episode 0503)
SCENE 3 Maria and Luis finish working on a stereo and test it out. Everyone else thinks this is the signal for a "store opening party" and bring various party items to celebrate (food, balloons, etc.).
Muppets Ernie & Bert — When it's Ernie's turn to get a newspaper from Hooper's Store, Ernie decides to plan everything he may need. He gets his scarf and hat and earmuffs in case it snows, his umbrella if it starts to rain, sunglasses and suntan cream if it's a sunny day, and a flashlight if it gets dark.
(First: Episode 0093)
Cartoon glasses vs glasses.jpg
Cartoon A man uses drinking glasses on his eyes and pours water over his seeing glasses.
(First: Episode 0485)
Film Snow in the city
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0429)
Cartoon "Mi casa es su casa."
(First: Episode 0794)
SCENE 4 Everyone continues dancing as Big Bird and Poco Loco announce the sponsors.

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