Sesame Street
Plot Bob's headache
Air date April 29, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors D, Z, 12
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Big Bird takes care of Hooper's Store while David runs out. Bob phones the store, not feeling well, and asks for a container of orange juice, a bottle of milk and a loaf of bread to be sent up to his apartment. Big Bird repeats the items, until David interrupts his train of thought. Big Bird takes a few moments to remember the order...only now he's forgotten who it's for.
Hide-And-Zeek
Muppets An Anything Muppet boy plays hide-and-seek with three letter Zs, who blend into his porch.
(First: Episode 0200)
ZforZebu
Cartoon Z for Zebu
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 1185)
Andnowtheoctopus
Film Luis announces "And now, the octopus!"
Music: "Pomp and Circumstance"
(First: Episode 0291)
SholahugsKermit
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit the Frog, Shola and Fannie have just finished watching the previous film. Shola hugs Kermit, and he comments, "She learned a lot from the octopus ... how to squeeze!"
(First: Episode 0534)
1839zh
Film People jump.
(First: Episode 0774)
DavidTriangles
Film David asks the viewer to find some triangles in a fence.
(First: Episode 0434)
Toon.Clumsysquare
Cartoon Christopher Clumsy demonstrates shapes.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0416)
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SCENE 2 David helps Big Bird remember who the groceries were for. Big Bird heads off to Bob's, nearly forgetting to bring the groceries with him.
ElephantBearBridge
Cartoon An elephant and a bear try to cross a bridge to deliver their packages, but they're in each other's way. All voices by Hal Smith.
(EKA: Episode 0594)
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Film Fathering (2:43)
(EKA: Episode 1388)
Ladybugpicnic
Cartoon "Ladybugs' Picnic"
(First: Episode 0416)
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Muppets Ice Folles: Grover and Cookie Monster play leap frog.
(First: Episode 0795)
NumberTwelveRocks
Animation Henson Films: Number Twelve Rocks
(EKA: Episode 0218)
SmallestCookie
Muppets Two Anything Muppet kids argue over a cookie. Cookie Monster arrives and says that the smallest person should get the cookie, and then, as the kids argue over which one is smaller, Cookie Monster shrinks himself.
(First: Episode 0253)
SmallSaws
Cartoon Small, smaller and smallest men will cut a log with a saw.
(First: Episode 1243)
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SCENE 3 Big Bird brings the groceries to Bob, who explains he has a headache today and asks Big Bird not to talk so loudly. Big Bird responds by talking so quiet, he's inaudible.
Film.greentreesnake
Film Green Tree Snake
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0285)
TwoHeadDANCE!
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster sounds out the word "dance" at a disco.
(First: Episode 1395)
Pitchreel-D
Cartoon A small man and his assistant, Dudley, attempt to demonstrate both the capital and lower-case letter D.
(First: Episode 0016)
ErnieBasketball
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie comes up with a way for him to remember to put his basketball away before he goes to sleep: he remembers with his mind, which is in his head; his head is round, and so is the basketball. His plan works the first time, but not when Bert wants to go to sleep.
(First: Episode 0134)
D balloon
Cartoon D for Dog: the roles between dog and master are reversed.
(First: Episode 0016)
Roundthings
Film Finding round things in a supermarket (David voiceover)
(First: Episode 0434)
TrapeezeAddSub-VersionA
Film Addition and subtraction using three trapeze artists (version "A")
(First: Episode 1036)
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SCENE 4 Oscar sees Susan in her nurse uniform. Susan explains what her job as a visiting nurse is and her talk of giving people well treatment makes Oscar feel sick.
MeganCast
Film Megan goes to the doctor and gets a cast on her arm so it can heal.
(First: Episode 1205)
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Cartoon Salida Stairs (0:31)
(First: Episode 0500)
2490.film.SALIDA
Film SALIDA (word spins around)
(First: Episode 0967)
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Insert Who Could Forget (3:45)
(First: Episode 1122)
BreadMilkButter
Cartoon "I Can Remember": A little girl remembers what to buy at the store (A loaf of bread, a container of milk, and a stick of butter) by visualizing her mother giving the instructions.
Artist: Jim Simon
(First: Episode 0408)
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Insert Four jugglers count to 12 as they juggle.
(First: Episode 1260)
1957-Lines
Animation Three lines attempt to individually reach the top of the TV screen, but fail. They succeed after they combine all of their lengths.
(First: Episode 0288)
2293g
Film Kids compete in a speed skating competition (version two).
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0414)
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SCENE 5 After talking on the phone with Maria, Bob intends to get some rest. However, he is repeatedly disrupted by visitors at his door and others calling on the phone. When he explains what's going on to Susan, she recommends he lie down and get some rest.
Lollipop.feathers
Animation Lollipop and feathers - what goes where?
(EKA: Episode 0838)
ErnieBertShoeDroppingNeighbor
Muppets Ernie & BertBert urges Ernie to go to sleep, but Ernie won't go to sleep until the person living upstairs drops his other shoe. When the shoe finally drops, Ernie wakes Bert up to tell him about it.
(First: Episode 0176)
Cartoon-eat a Z
Cartoon A red armless character is stalked by the letter Z until he eats it.
(First: Episode 1340)
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Animation David spots a hexagon out in space.
ZizzyZoomers2
Muppets "The Zizzy Zoomers"
(First: Episode 0359)
PovertyZ
Cartoon "Poverty Z" -- A figure tries to sell a Z. His only customer stops him by locking him inside a zoo cage.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0085)
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Transition Bridge #6 - 4 Corner Bridge (0:42)
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SCENE 6 Bob comes down to Hooper's, his headache completely gone. The others believe he should've stayed at home, as this could be a sign that he's catching a cold. Bob denies this, then starts to sneeze uncontrollably. His friends escort him back to his apartment.


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