Sesame Street
Plot Returning home from Puerto Rico
repeat of 1321
Air date February 8, 1982
Season Season 13 (1981-1982)
Written by Judy Freudberg
Sponsors E, F, 7
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Maria and friends bid farewell to her family as their board their bus back to the airport. Oscar and Osvaldo also part ways, causing Oscar to miss the bus. He chases after it in his can until it stops and Olivia and Luis help him on. Soon, they've reached the airport and take off.
2059h
Cartoon A man saws a letter E through the wall.
(First: Episode 0370)
ThisisYourLunch
Muppets Construction worker Sally Smith is the surprise contestant of the on-location game "This Is Your Lunch." Sally must guess the contents of her lunchbox correctly after each food item gives her clues.
JuicePops
Cartoon A mother and child make juice popsicles.
Artist: Cathryn Aison
(First: Episode 1193)
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SCENE 2 The plane makes it way back to New York; Oscar hopes for a bumpy landing.
CayardCats
Cartoon Everything you need to know about cats.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1179)
Lions!
Film Lions walk down a trail.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0367)
20numbersinboat
Cartoon A ship captain orders the numbers 1-20 into a boat - which promptly sinks.
(First: Episode 0614)
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SCENE 3 The gang finally makes it back to Sesame Street, which is seemingly empty. Everyone is immediately taken a back by the freezing weather, unlike the warm heat of Puerto Rico. Gordon and Mr. Hooper welcome them all back and have some hot chocolate prepared in Hooper's Store.
HonkAroundtheClock
Muppets "Honk Around the Clock"
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FoxGrapes2
Cartoon The Fox and the Grapes
In the classic fable, a famished fox can't reach the grapes, and eventually gives up, assuming they're sour anyway.
(First: Episode 0784)
Followtheleader
Film A group of kids play follow the leader and go over, around and through various obstacles, but one of them takes a while to catch on.
(First: Episode 0001)
Coolsell-Exercise
Cartoon Howard Coolsell finds out about exercise.
Erniebertjellybeans
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie has seven jellybeans, and Bert has six. To make it even, Ernie eats the extra jellybean. That's fair, isn't it?
(First: Episode 0014)
1090-02
Cartoon Jazz #7
(First: Episode 0136)
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SCENE 4 Big Bird shows Gordon the various things he's collected from Puerto Rico - seashells, postcards and pebbles. He has seven of each and counts them in Spanish. He explains that he has only seven of each because that's as high as he was able to count in Spanish.
1090-02
Cartoon Jazz #7 (Spanish version)
(First: Episode 0281)
Sleepbeauty56
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the prince kissing Sleeping Beauty, but rather than waking her up, falls asleep himself.
(First: Episode 0513)
Geometry of Circles 2 - Seven Circles with Designs
Cartoon Geometry of Circles #2 "Seven Circles with Designs"
(First: Episode 1394)
Sesame Street Happy Days
Celebrity Fonzie and Richie Cunningham relate the ABCs.
(First: Episode 1176)
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Cartoon Snacks on Parade: Peanut Butter
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1301)
Countingbackflips
Film Kids count 18 backflips.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0408)
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SCENE 5 Oscar hangs a "Se Habla Espanol" sign from his can, claiming to have learned a lot of new, Grouchy phrases from Osvaldo. However, Oscar discovers the phrases he's learned are actually nice and friendly ones. Oscar gives the sign over to her and Luis for the Fix-It Shop while he learns some actual Grouch Spanish.
Toon-B-Beso
Cartoon B para beso
Artist: John and Faith Hubley
(EKA: Episode 0461)
Baldeagle
Film Bald eagle (child voice-overs).
Music by Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0424)
Alive.Notalive
Cartoon A girl sorts everything she finds which is alive and not alive.
(First: Episode 1526)
1090-25
Muppets "The Word Family Song": ET family
(First: Episode 0139)
6turtles1man
Cartoon Six turtles plus one man equals seven.
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1515)
1563o
Film Footage of birds swimming, including flamingos, swans and ducks.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0981)
F.Fire
Cartoon F for fire, fountain, face, farmer, etc.
(First: Episode 1614)
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SCENE 6 Out in the cold, Bob presents the letter F. He asks Big Bird to give some F-words, which he inadvertently does by reacting to the cold.
1037h
Cartoon Two heads think of F words, ending with "finished."
(First: Episode 0128)
F-Cheerleaders
Muppets The Anything Muppets cheer about the letter F.
(First: Episode 0094)
Elephantneedsdirections
Cartoon An elephant asks Nesbitt for directions to the zoo, but won't listen to him long enough.
Artist: Janet Perlman
2073h
Muppets The Martians examine a grandfather clock.
(First: Episode 0407)
Jerry-MonkeyFlips
Film Jerry Nelson counts 20 backflips performed by a monkey.
(First: Episode 0217)
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Cartoon Frances Fairy displays several F words.
(First: Episode 0335)
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SCENE 7 Luis finds Oscar wrapping up a snowball in paper with the intention of mailing it to Osvaldo, who's never seen one before. Luis points out that by the time it reaches Puerto Rico, it will have melted and just leave a wet mound of paper...which is just what Oscar intends.
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Cartoon F stands for flower, forest, fox, frog and fantastic.
(First: Episode 1102)
OVERfilm
Film Over (silent film)
(First: Episode 0517)
Toon-BoyPushesYO
Cartoon A boy and girl fight over the word YO. Luckily, he has a spare.
(First: Episode 0486)
ErnieCookieCarrots
Muppets Ernie tries to keep his cookies safe from Cookie Monster by tricking him into eating a carrot instead.
(First: Episode 1232)
E-End
Cartoon E for End
(First: Episode 0460)
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SCENE 8 Luis and Maria bemoan the large workload they have to change up on in the Fix-It Shop following their trip. Big Bird, needing his radio fixed, perks them up saying, "All that work everyone's bringing in, just goes to show how much everybody on Sesame Street really needs you!"


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