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Sesame Street
Snuffy's cold
(repeat of 1298)
Air date March 11, 1981
Season Season 12 (1980-1981)
Sponsors C, G, 4
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Picture Segment Description

Insert Gladys the Cow livens up Luis' dull lecture about milk with a glitzy musical number about it.
(First: Episode 1310)
Cartoon Sign Sounds: A man rearranges a LIMK sign to make the word "MILK".
(First: Episode 1116)
Film A man makes a shadow puppet of a cow.
(First: Episode 0630)
Cartoon Lazy Wanda's knees converse with each other.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1075)
Muppets A lady wants the exact same outfit as the mannequin (which turns out to be alive).
Insert Big Bird, Maria and the kids introduce themselves as "YO." Together, they are "NOSOTROS."
(First: Episode 1337)
Cartoon A boy and girl fight over the word YO. Luckily, he has a spare.
(First: Episode 0486)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on Rapunzel, who has been locked in a tower by the wicked witch. Prince Charming comes to rescue her by asking to let down her hair, and she literally does... by having her hair fall off her head.
(First: Episode 0409)
Cartoon How many legs does a horse have?
Cast Susan, Luis, Gordon and Maria are competing on a potato bag race. Maria's bag is full of vegetables, which she gives to the others. They hop off to make them into meals, leaving Maria as the only racer.
(First: Episode 1480)
Cartoon Speech Balloon: C for carrot
(First: Episode 0203)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment β€” Cookie Monster and Jason identify the letter C, for carrot.
(First: Episode 1205)
Cartoon C - Cake
(First: Episode 0153)
Film James narrates a film of his life on a pueblo in New Mexico.
(First: Episode 0153)
Video Scanimate kids intro
(First: Episode 0798)
SCENE 1 David sings a scat song about counting with the kids.
Cartoon The Typewriter gets stuck in a spot of glue, and types "G: Glue."
(First: Episode 0775)
Song Joe Raposo sings George Gershwin's "Funny Face."
(First: Episode 0006)
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Celebrity James Galway plays a beautiful tune on his flute for Oscar the Grouch, who considers it awful. He gets an old flute that's been in his family for generations and demonstrates how grouchy it sounds. James still manages to make beautiful music with it.
(First: Episode 1414)
Cartoon "Wash Your Hands Before You Eat"
Artist: Bruce Cayard
Muppets Bad Bart is looking for Marshal Earp.
(First: Episode 0537)
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Celebrity Bill Cosby demonstrates what a surprised face looks like.
(First: Episode 0138)
Cartoon Fred, a singer, fails to figure out the words that rhyme with his name in the song he sings.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0977)
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Film A Stool For Me
(First: Episode 0513)
SCENE 2 Big Bird hears a loud sneeze coming from his nest. Inside, he finds Mr. Snuffleupagus, who has come down with a cold. He sings the "Nose Cold Blues."
Cartoon A goose and gander visit the land of the G's.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1141)
Muppets Grover appears in a library to tell the viewers about what a library is. The librarian, however, keeps telling Grover to be quieter, until he can barely even be heard.
(First: Episode 0287)
Film The snouts, tails and bodies of pigs, with a soundtrack of pigs squealing.
(First: Episode 0179)
SCENE 3 Big Bird rushes to Hooper's Store for advice on how to treat a cold. David suggests drinking juice, eating soup, and using tissues. Big Bird orders all these things, but balks at the small size of each. David can't believe it when he's ask to produce larger portions of them and the fact that these are all for Big Bird's imaginary friend. David begins filling a washtub with soup and hears a large sneeze coming from nearby...
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Cartoon Speech Balloon: C for cat (impostor)
(First: Episode 0029)
Muppets Cookie Monster tells his little cousin monster to get him something special that starts with the letter C. He hopes she'll bring him a cookie, but she brings a carrot, a cucumber, a cauliflower, and an ear of corn. Finally, she realizes that cousin also starts with C, and assumes he was referring to her.
(First: Episode 1319)
Cartoon A man (voice of Bob Arbogast) talks about his favorite letter, C, which is for cat. He opens a door to reveal a lion.
(First: Episode 0029)
Film Prairie dog
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0283)
SCENE 4 Big Bird returns to the store with the tub and notes that Snuffy is feeling better. He orders another helping of soup and David begins filling the tub again. Big Bird stops him, saying it's too much soup now. He clarifies that the soup is now for himself, as he's now caught Snuffy's cold.
Cartoon Four ducks
(First: Episode 1481)
Celebrity Clive Thompson and Tina of the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater dance to a blues number.
(First: Episode 0851)
Film A kid recites a poem about adding penguins.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0255)
Muppets On the ranch, Forgetful Jones is able to remember the entire alphabet. He does, however, forget one thing: that he was able to remember it.
(First: Episode 1472)
Film A man makes a shadow puppet of a rabbit.
(First: Episode 0614)
SCENE 5 David makes another bowl of soup for himself - the cold has transferred to him now. Susan comes by and can't believe that David would catch a cold from Big Bird's imaginary friend...then she starts sneezing too.

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