Sesame Street
Air date May 23, 1980
(season finale)
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors S, T, 8
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Gordon and the kids think of S words. Oscar gives them one more - "Silence!"
Hubley.stop
Cartoon S is for subway, sailboat, sled, scooter, skates, skis, and stop.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0279)
2538.Kidsballoon
Film In a gymnasium, a teacher and some kids play catch with a balloon.
(First: Episode 1088)
E&BIceCreamSoda
Muppets Ernie & Bert — While Ernie looks after Hooper's Store, Bert asks him for something to drink. Ernie starts out with a glass of unflavored soda water, tastes it, and decides it's too dull for his ol' buddy Bert. To Bert's dismay, Ernie then adds some strawberry syrup to the soda water, then a scoop of ice cream, and finally, some whipped cream. Now it's an ice cream soda, which Bert doesn't want... but Ernie does.
(First: Episode 0539)
S-sing
Cartoon S for sing
(First: Episode 0824)
LasManzanas
Song "Spanish Foods Song"
(First: Episode 1111)
CookieDavid.STREET
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentCookie Monster shows David a sign that says STREET.
(First: Episode 0423)
SunnySide
Celebrity The Deadly Nightshade perform "Keep On the Sunny Side."
(First: Episode 0909)
1563k
Cartoon "Candy Man"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0359)
DonMusic--YankeeDoodle
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog helps Don Music finish the "Yankee Doodle" song, then because Don finds the idea of calling feathers macaroni ridiculous, they rewrite it to be a song in which Yankee Doodle stays at home cooking for his pony, puts "fat spaghetti" in a pot and calls it macaroni. Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats then come in and perform the song with Don.
(First: Episode 0876)
Turtle.Hale
Cartoon T for Turtle
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1146)
1755.planes
Film Counting 1-20 (planes taking off)
(First: Episode 0798)
CartoonLionMouse
Cartoon The story of Aesop's "The Lion and the Mouse".
(First: Episode 0773)
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SCENE 2 Bob helps Linda run an exercise program for the kids. Oscar hopes they'll be tired enough to go home to nap and leave him alone.
400025
Cartoon La t minuscula
(EKA: Episode 0324)
2head.manners.spoon
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster learns to use manners while eating with a spoon.
(First: Episode 1340)
400029
Cartoon A rabbit crosses the STREET, and almost gets run over.
Artist: Cathryn Aison
(First: Episode 0778)
Painter8
Film Mad Painter #8
(First: Episode 0326)
2963-A6
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentJohn-John and Herry Monster count to twenty.
(First: Episode 0441)
SkeletonFish
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: Skeleton fish.
(First: Episode 0287)
400013
Cartoon T for top
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0298)
2356-39
Film A baby messes around (literally) with a chocolate cookie, as Cookie Monster (in voice-over) wishes it were for him.
(First: Episode 0407)
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SCENE 3 Big Bird notices some birds flapping around the yard, chirping a song. Linda can tell they sound light and happy just by the way the birds look.
NobleOstrich
Cartoon "The Noble Ostrich", a segment about the day-to-day activities of ostriches. Includes an animated appearance by Big Bird.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0998)
5-Good-Men
Muppets Old West: Five good men are needed to form a posse and catch Bad Bart, the meanest man in the West. The sheriff counts five men in the saloon, and tries to organize them. But it turns out that there are only four good men -- one of them is Bad Bart!
(First: Episode 0554)
BruceC-KingBath
Cartoon The story of a king who learns to take a bath.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 1083)
Noimage
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit and Kimberly discuss body parts.
(First: Episode 1300)
1800-11
Film City alphabet (Joe Raposo instrumental with kid voiceover)
(First: Episode 0132)
3balloons
Cartoon Big, bigger, biggest (balloons and blackbirds).
(First: Episode 1393)
1186y
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie buys a newspaper after hearing the newsboy yell out the headline: "Four People Fooled!" Ernie reads the paper, but finds no such news in the paper, making him the fifth person fooled.
(First: Episode 1164)
2257l
Cartoon Little girl and cat (she imagines role reversal)
(First: Episode 0784)
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SCENE 4 Gordon and Linda perform a song, "He's a Dog and Barkley Is His Name."
Strongmen
Cartoon Big, bigger, biggest (strongmen)
(First: Episode 0792)
400030
Film The letter T is a very useful letter.
(First: Episode 0402)
Toon-Tall-er-estTrees
Cartoon A farmer plants big, bigger and biggest trees.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(EKA: Episode 0319)
Noimage
Cast "Hot Lips Hooper," "Second Wind Susan" and "Great Lungs Gordon" compete in The Big Blowout to see who can blow up a balloon the biggest.
(First: Episode 1204)
Alien-symphony
Cartoon Various alien creatures perform in an otherworldly music performance conducted by a trumpet-nosed creature.
(First: Episode 1181)
Song.ilovebeingapig
Film The snouts, tails and bodies of pigs, with a soundtrack of pigs squealing.
(First: Episode 0179)
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SCENE 5 Barkley plays with the kids as the sponsors are announced.


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