Sesame Street
Day four in Puerto Rico
(repeat of 1319)
Air date February 4, 1982
Season Season 13 (1981-1982)
Written by Sara Compton
Sponsors C, D, 5
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Picture Segment Description
1319 01a

1319 01b

1319 01c
SCENE 1 Oscar and Osvaldo float on a Grouch raft (still in their trashcans) toward the dock on a nearby island of the coast of Puerto Rico. The two crawl to the edge of the dock and are pleased to find some peace and quiet away from all their happy acquaintances. Suddenly, the whole gang shows up on a boat, arriving on the island for a picnic as Maria used to do in her youth. The Grouches groan and slide off the dock.
Cartoon A female head is drawn as its voice-over lists its parts, ending with earrings that "do nothing" ...
(First: Episode 0821)
Muppets Kermit watches Grover as he touches his nose with his toes five times. Kermit then tries to do the same, but ends up hurting himself.
Animation Where do the Ds fit?
(First: Episode 1617)
1319 02
SCENE 2 Maria takes in her surroundings and sings "Que Lindo es Volver" ("It's Nice to Return").
Muppets Lefty the Salesman wants to sell Ernie an empty box, explaining that he can fill the box with things like a pet mouse (if Ernie had one) and jellybeans (if they rained from the sky). Ernie wants an empty box, but doesn't have any money. However, Bert brings a box of cookies, and Ernie throws the cookies out so he can catch jellybeans from the sky.
(First: Episode 0081)
Animation In stop-motion, blocks stack and arrange themselves to form zoo cages, arches, and a whole city.
Artist: Al Jarnow
(First: Episode 1459)
1041skate Film 1-20 Ice Skaters
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0451)
Cartoon C for Cat
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 1141)
Muppets Grover wants to sell Kermit a nose warmer, but since Kermit doesn't have a nose, Grover gives him one.
(First: Episode 1448)
1319 03
SCENE 3 Oscar does some fishing on his own on the dock. A young woman helps him reel in his catch of the day - a fish. Oscar is disappointed, hoping to catch a rubber tire or a cinderblock, like back home. The woman explains that they only have fish in Puerto Rico, so Oscar has the fish tossed back into the water.
Cartoon "Daddy Dear"
(First: Episode 0367)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Flying."
(First: Episode 0394)
Cartoon The Typewriter: D - Daisy
(First: Episode 0766)
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster looks at different shapes.
Cartoon SALIDA (train)
(First: Episode 0537)
Film SALIDA (word spins around)
(First: Episode 0967)
Cartoon Sign Cartoons: The man unscrambles the letters in a HELP sign.
(First: Episode 1118)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit witnesses as Old King Cole calls for his pipe and bowl (both of which he rejects), followed by his fiddlers three (along with a drummer, a saxophone player, and a bass player).
(First: Episode 0922)
C- Cap
Cartoon Speech Balloon: C - Cap
(First: Episode 0154)
1319 04
SCENE 4 Tío Alberto strums his cuatro, as Maria explains what it is. He encourages everyone to play along and they each grab some instruments.
Cartoon "Young MacDonald Went to Town"
(First: Episode 0787)
Film Kids watch as construction workers paint a number 5 on the street using a stencil.
(First: Episode 0497)
Pinball 05
Cartoon Pinball Number Count #5
(First: Episode 0991)
Ernie's Bert Sculpture
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie makes a clay bust of Bert, but runs out of clay for the nose, so he pulls Bert's nose off and puts it on the statue.
(First: Episode 0463)
Square cartoon
Cartoon A square is fit into many different things, such as a truck, window, television, etc.
(First: Episode 0316)
Film A dirty car gets cleaned at the car wash.
(First: Episode 1114)
Cartoon Five butterflies
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1471)
1319 05
SCENE 5 Big Bird wants to write a postcard to Mr. Snuffleupagus. He's only able to write Snuffy's name before the entire card has no room, except for him to sign "Love, Big Bird."
Cartoon An owl and a bluebird work out a compromise.
(First: Episode 1493)
Muppets Beat the Time with Grover.
(First: Episode 0423)
Cartoon A man sells five pies. He unwittingly eats one, then believes he's been robbed. As he mopes, a potential costumer steals a pie and eats it.
(First: Episode 1584)
Film Geese and their goslings swim in the water.
(First: Episode 0388)
Muppets "The Rhymies at Sea" - Larry, Mary and Barry sail on a ship, which sinks.
(First: Episode 1149)
Animation Five firefighters put out a flaming 5.
(First: Episode 1614)
1319 06
SCENE 6 Everyone boards the boat to return to Maria's family's house, leaving Big Bird behind by himself to commune with his brethren. As the sun begins setting, Big Bird narrates, observing the herons flying back to the trees for the night. The gang gets on their boat back to Puerto Rico, with the Grouches floating behind at their own pace. Big Bird announces the sponsors.

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