Sesame Street
Oscar's horn
(repeat of 1266)
Air date February 24, 1981
Season Season 12 (1980-1981)
Sponsors B, V, 5
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Gordon, Big Bird and the kids play Blind Man's Bluff, with Gordon being blindfolded. Mr. Snuffleupagus stops by on his way to his Granny's house and joins the game. Gordon finds Snuffy and feels him, noting how he doesn't feel like anyone else playing. He assumes it's Big Bird wearing a rug, but Big Bird calls out from the other side of the yard. Snuffy scatters, leaving Gordon bewildered.
Cartoon Brush your teeth, up and down, side to side, round and round.
(First: Episode 1154)
Muppets Ernie watches as the Twiddlebugs cut down the pretty flowers in their yard. Once they've realized the environmental mistake they've made, they undo their action by creating giant flowers from wrappers.
Film A girl gets on, in, and under a blanket in a park.
(First: Episode 0406)
Cast On stage, Gordon, Luis and Linda say "DANGER" in their own ways. David doesn't listen and take the brunt of some pratfalls that send him off the stage.
(First: Episode 1205)
Cartoon A red PELI and an explosive green GRO form the word PELIGRO.
(First: Episode 0787)
Insert Maria asks the viewer to imagine her as a baseball player, a princess and a baker.
(First: Episode 0558)
Cartoon Billy Jo Jive: After Bad News Barton fails to make the swimming team, Billy and Smart Suzie teach him to eat healthier.
(First: Episode 1437)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is thirsty, and imagines that he's drinking nice cold water. Irritated, Bert tells him to go get a real glass of water. Ernie does, but then he annoys Bert by saying that now he's hungry.
(First: Episode 0459)
Film Scuba diver - on, into, under, through, around
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0516)
Cartoon Jack waters a B, which grows into a B-stalk. He climbs it and travels to the Land of B.
(First: Episode 0277)
Muppets The Beetles perform "Letter B."
(First: Episode 1495)
SCENE 2 Oscar walks his pet whale, Moby Richard, around the pool. Luis takes Oscar's word on this, but having never seen a real whale before, peaks inside the can, receiving a face full of water.
Film Kids narrate footage of whales.
(First: Episode 1266)
Cartoon With one mighty blow of his baseball bat, a boy knocks several B items (including a basket, bandit, and ball) off of a wall.
Voice: Casey Kasem
(First: Episode 0237)
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit talks about making the B sound, with much detail. When Beautiful Day Monster walks by, Kermit goes over the lesson again. The monster does the noise perfectly, but his "BAH!" scares Kermit away, and fogs up the screen.
(First: Episode 0068)
Sesame Street Letters Make Words With B
Film Letters Make Words: the letter B
Celebrity Suzanne Farrell does a Bournonville ballet dance.
(First: Episode 1434)
Cartoon A lost number 5 looks for his brother.
(First: Episode 0934)
Muppets Kermit tests two blindfolded monsters and asks them which number they're feeling. Herry Monster minus his blindfold describes how he knew the number was a five and in the process breaks the five into pieces. Cookie Monster attempts to feel the number and Kermit tells him that he can't since its broken. Cookie Monster devours the pieces and tells Kermit it tastes like a five.
(First: Episode 1200)
SCENE 3 Olivia settles a dispute between Biff and Sully over who's the taller of the two.
Cartoon An inchworm teaches a boy about measuring.
Film Pizza is made.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0416)
Muppets Story: "The Geefle and the Gonk"
The Geefle and the Gonk, two aliens, learn how to cooperate and gather nectarines together.
(First: Episode 0452)
Cartoon A spring bounces under and over animals.
(First: Episode 1236)
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: A widow bird flies from one tree to another.
(First: Episode 0391)
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper plans to use a hand buzzer when he asks someone to slap him five. Instead, the joker slaps a 5 on his chest.
(First: Episode 0991)
Cartoon Five butterflies
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1471)
SCENE 4 Luis, Olivia and Gordon hear honking sounds coming over near Oscar's trash can. They find Oscar in his Sloppy Jalopy, with the Count parked in his Countmobile ahead of him. Oscar wants to move ahead, but the Count is blocking his way. Thus, he honks the horn and yells, which the Count then counts. The two don't want a solution, both having a great time. The grown-ups distract them and they start the process all over again.
Cartoon Consonant Sound: V, violin
(First: Episode 1157)
Cartoon V for Van (live-action/animation hybrid)
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 1181)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the story of Jack and Jill. Jack needs someone to go up the hill with him. First he chooses Mervin, then Francine and Gladys the Cow. Finally Jack chooses Jill, who refuses go up the hill with him again, so he asks Kermit to fill in.
(First: Episode 1071)
Film Apples grow on a tree.
(First: Episode 0093)
Muppets An Anything Muppet lady spells out the word BUG, after which a bug introduces himself.
(First: Episode 1423)
Film Kids paint pictures of things that start with B.
Producer: Ken Snyder Enterprises
(First: Episode 0008)
Animation Sand B/b
(First: Episode 0627)
Cartoon An aviator and his son cooperate to start their plane.
(First: Episode 1476)
SCENE 5 Oscar drives his car over to the Fix-It Shop to have the horn replaced, but Luis is closing up shop for the evening.

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