Sesame Street
Air date March 25, 1982
Season Season 13 (1981-1982)
Written by Emily Perl Kingsley
Sponsors W, X, 5
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
AnythingintheWorld
Insert Guy Smiley hosts the "The Anything-in-the-World Prize Game" and asks questions to random people on the street. The winner gets to choose the prize. His guest is Oscar the Grouch, who doesn't want to be bothered by Guy Smiley and accidentally gets every answer right. Since Oscar gets to have whatever he wants for a prize, he asks Guy to get lost.
(First: Episode 0915)
Eeh,arh,erh,EXERCISE
Cartoon Three scribbles exercise.
Artist: Fred Garbers
(First: Episode 1579)
1800-11
Film City alphabet (Joe Raposo instrumental with kid voiceover)
(First: Episode 0132)
FallingApples2
Animation Apples fall from a tree, which bothers the hill beneath it, as Irish music underscores the segment.
Artist: Etienne Delessert
(First: Episode 0628)
AtTheBusStopSign
Muppets "At the Bus Stop Sign"
(First: Episode 1392)
1396a
Cartoon Bus Stop
(First: Episode 1396)
Olivia-Butcher
Cast Olivia and a boy visit a butcher's shop to learn how a butcher does his job.
(First: Episode 1638)
2356-38
Cartoon A boy observes a mother bird feeding her babies, and remembers to run home to dinner.
(First: Episode 1508)
1563o
Film Footage of birds swimming, including flamingos, swans and ducks.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0981)
2003-Feet
Insert Big Bird finds out how many feet Mr. Snuffleupagus has.
(First: Episode 1544)
3161w
Film A boy narrates a film of cows being fed hay during winter.
Music: Robert Dennis
(First: Episode 0787)
Lastforchow
Cartoon Beetle Bailey wants to be first in the chow line, but he ends up last.
(First: Episode 0666)
Ssnews.waitinginline
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Kermit the Frog talks to people waiting in line for a football game being held at the SuperGame Stadium. A woman explains why she is last in line, and points out that Kermit is actually last, although Kermit insists that he is not in line. He goes to the front of the line and finds out that the first two people in the line are in a disagreement over which of them is first in line. The gate opens, and everyone walks all over Kermit.
(First: Episode 1327)
CowboyX
Cartoon The Story of Cowboy X, with the voices of Jean Shepherd
(First: Episode 0325)
BunFactory
Film Hamburger bun factory
(First: Episode 0615)
2059z
Cast Gordon and Luis cooperate to clean up a pile of litter with a dustpan and broom.
(First: Episode 0909)
1839zb
Cartoon Jive Five
Harvey
Muppets In the park, Harvey Kneeslapper comes up behind a man, asks him, "Wanna see something funny?" and then holds a mirror up. The man sees nothing funny...until he looks at Harvey!
(First: Episode 0283)
1041sad
Cartoon I am crying / estoy llorando (David and Maria voiceover)
(First: Episode 1041)
Noimage
SCENE 1 Big Bird brings Ralphie a glass of milk from Hooper's Store. He offers to help him carry it home, since it may be difficult in his wheelchair. Ralphie insists he'll be fine on his own and places the glass in a special bag attached to the chair, freeing his hands to push the wheels.
Xnightsky
Cartoon The letter X
(First: Episode 0482)
ErnieSholaBertX
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentErnie, Bert and Shola talk about the letter X.
(First: Episode 0560)
1710z
Cartoon What would happen I popped this balloon?
(First: Episode 1312)
Kidband.square
Film Marching band forms a square
(First: Episode 0514)
1446t
Cartoon Olga the lonesome robot
(First: Episode 1446)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Luis can't find his hammer, cueing the arrival of Sherlock Hemlock. He observes the clues - a stray yellow feather, Radar has been left behind and a note reading "I borrowed your hammer - B.B." Luis believes Big Bird is the answer, but Sherlock has his own conclusion - the hammer was taken by Borrowing Bertha to make a bookcase and she also borrowed Radar for company. Sure enough, Sherlock's hunch is correct, as Bertha brings over the bookcase she made for Sherlock and asks them to return Radar to Big Bird for her.
Typewriter.X
Cartoon X for X-ray: The Typewriter gets a check-up with help from an x-ray.
(First: Episode 0787)
5roadpaint
Film Kids watch as construction workers paint a number 5 on the street using a stencil.
(First: Episode 0497)
1839zd
Cartoon A woman orders five tall things.
2head.MAD
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster gets MAD when it sees the word.
(First: Episode 1513)
RaposoFight
Film Animals fight.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0567)
Footprints-A
Cartoon One of These Footprints ...
(First: Episode 0518)
Bae21
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie and Bert explore an Egyptian pyramid. Bert is excited, but Ernie is afraid. They see statues that look like them. Bert decides to explore a tunnel while Ernie looks at the statues, and then the Ernie statue starts tapping and talking to Ernie. But when Ernie calls Bert back to the room, the statue doesn't move. Ernie is scared until the statue starts singing Rubber Duckie with him. Bert doesn't believe Ernie, until he says "Bye-bye, statue," and the statue replies "Bye-bye!" and laughs... just like Ernie.
(First: Episode 1621)
Slidepuzzle.Elephant
Animation Slide puzzle - elephant
(First: Episode 0389)
Greenman.DarkLight
Cartoon A green man demonstrates dark and light.
(First: Episode 1129)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Big Bird wants to fly kites in the park with Maria and the kids, but has already made plans with the Count to be counted. The Count promises to go quickly as he counts Big Bird, then his various body parts. Counting his feathers, however, proves to be a long task...
Wilbur
Cartoon W For Wilbur
(First: Episode 0366)
2269g
Celebrity Helen Reddy sings "Wonder Child."
(First: Episode 0774)
1710m
Cartoon Gloria talks about 'W'
(First: Episode 0806)
Matchingcookies
Muppets Ernie tries to find another cookie with a criss-cross of icing. He has trouble matching cookies, but Cookie Monster knows a better way to match them.
(First: Episode 0169)
5swans
Cartoon Five Swans
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1460)
Dot Bridge 02 late
Cartoon Dot Bridge (last dot is late and travels through the others)
(First: Episode 0001)
Noimage
SCENE 4 Big Bird rushes out with his kite, only to be told that Maria and the kids have already finished. Big Bird explains his situation, which the Count begins to re-enact. Big Bird splits before any more heavy counting is done.


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