Sesame Street
Air date March 26, 1982
Season Season 13 (1981-1982)
Written by Luis Santiero
Sponsors X, Y, 8
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
Noimage
SCENE 1 This week on "Ask Oscar," a viewer wants to know if Oscar is able to recite the alphabet while jumping and patting his stomach at the same time. Oscar instead recites the alphabet as Telly does the other actions.
1708g
Cartoon A boy talks about his pet letter Y, named Yetta.
(First: Episode 0443)
ErnieEatsBert'sCake
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie eats one of the two pieces of chocolate cake that Bert was saving for their dessert. Bert sees Ernie holding a fork in one hand and a napkin with some chocolate on it in the other--and in front of him is a plate full of chocolate-cake crumbs. When Bert accuses Ernie of eating the cake, Ernie tells Bert that a monster came in, ate Bert's cake, and framed Ernie. Bert doesn't believe Ernie's lie. But when Bert leaves the room, Beautiful Day Monster comes in and does exactly what Ernie told Bert happened to the first piece. Ernie tries to explain, but Bert says, "I don't want to talk about it."
(First: Episode 0119)
0871z
Animation Sand Y/y
(First: Episode 0626)
BallGoesUp
Song "The Ball Goes Up, The Ball Goes Down"
(First: Episode 0773)
Typewriter.Y
Cartoon The Typewriter: Y for Yo-Yo
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0769)
Footsnuggies
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Dr. Nobel Price invents "foot snuggies" (socks).
(First: Episode 1469)
Signman.School
Cartoon Sign Man: SCHOOL
After a bunch of kids come running by, a girl goes before the man and says it's Saturday. That leaves him to say: "No school."
(First: Episode 1155)
14KaratSoul
Celebrity 14 Karat Soul sings about school.
Schoolsignspin
Film SCHOOL: the sign spins around.
(First: Episode 0685)
Pageant-seasons
Muppets Pageant: The Four Seasons
(First: Episode 1165)
Pinball 08
Cartoon Pinball Number Count #8
(First: Episode 0998)
Film.nursingpigs
Film Baby pigs run in a field, and drink their mother's milk.
(First: Episode 0169)
OG.8buttons
Cartoon Eight buttons are counted on a monkey's shirt.
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1452)
Foursports
Song Luis sings "Three of These Kids" -- three kids are playing basketball, and one is playing baseball.
(First: Episode 0418)
1708o
Cartoon A moving truck takes the number 8.
(First: Episode 1446)
Barkley Maria park
Insert Barkley joins Maria and the kids for a game of hide-and-seek in a New York City park. He's not very good at hiding while Maria counts, so she makes him "it" while she and the others hide. They find Barkley isn't very good seeking either.
(First: Episode 1267)
2234-SameDifferent
Cartoon Things that are same and different.
(First: Episode 0300)
Song-LookAround
Song "Look Around, Look Around", a song about seasons.
(First: Episode 0556)
X-ends
Cartoon "Poverty X": A peanut-shaped figure lists the words that the letter "X" can be found in.
(First: Episode 0006)
AdamTGlaser
Muppets Western : A cowboy comes to see Adam T. Glaser, who is such a jack-of-all-trades that he forgets what a dentist does.
(First: Episode 0408)
SSBrandX
Cartoon Brand X
(First: Episode 0299)
Hat,CoatandPants
Cast Bob and Linda musically show the signs for "Hat, Coat, and Pants."
(First: Episode 1031)
ChickenCloud
Cartoon Clouds that look like things.
(First: Episode 0211)
EBskate01

EBskate02
Muppets Ernie & Bert — When Bert can't sleep, Ernie suggests that he imagine himself doing something he likes. Since Bert likes ice skating, he imagines himself doing so. A full-bodied version of Bert is used in the ice skating sequence, in a clip from the Ice Follies show.
(First: Episode 0796)
Cornfield
Film Corn grows in a field. (edited)
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0082)
Cookie10
Muppets Cookie Monster goes to the bakery for a special birthday cookie. The baker lists all the ingredients of the cookie, as Cookie visualizes it. The visualized image looks so delicious that he eats it.
(First: Episode 0283)
2682i
Film A percussionist on the beach talks about how rhythm is everywhere, such as in breaking waves, walking and horse galloping.
(First: Episode 0049)
Noimage
SCENE 2 As Gordon and Big Bird head back to his nest after an evening of watching "Strange Birds," they hear a sound coming from Oscar's can - the scratching of a record needle. Big Bird doesn't think he can sleep with the sound and can't wake up Oscar to turn it off. He convinces Gordon to go inside the can and do. Gordon stumbles around, waking up all of Oscar's other pets. Even though they now make much more noise, Big Bird thanks Gordon for ridding him of the original sound.
Simonsoundmansong
Muppets Simon Soundman sings a song about finding a (MEOW!) stuck in a tree.
(First: Episode 0406)
1706l
Cartoon Toothpaste March
Artist: Ray Favata
(First: Episode 1446)
SchoolRoom
Film In stop-motion, assorted furniture places themselves in a classroom.
(First: Episode 0647)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Big Bird has fallen asleep, but the sounds of Oscar's animals keep Gordon wide awake. He announces the sponsors.


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