Sesame Street
Plot Luis and Poco's poetry
Air date March 31, 1982
Season Season 13 (1981-1982)
Written by Judy Freudberg
Sponsors B, J, 4
This episode guide has been compiled from materials provided by a trusted source.


Picture Segment Description
OscarBob-Litter
Muppets / Cast Bob finds a Liver and Onion candy bar wrapper dropped on the ground by Oscar, who denies it's his. Bob picks it up and puts it to Oscar's face until he admits it's his. Bob explains it's not right to throw trash on the ground and he should pick it up, though Oscar is quick to point out Bob's already done that for him.
(First: Episode 1197)
EBSharingaCookie
Muppets Ernie & BertBert refuses to share his cookie with Ernie, who tells Bert that if the cookie was his, he wouldn't mind sharing. Ernie takes the cookie, and asks Bert to ask him if he would share it.
(First: Episode 0472)
Herecomedejudge
Cartoon "The J Commercial:" Two boys scrutinize a J, saying it looks like a fish-hook. A resonant voice (Gary Owens) informs them that it's the letter J. This leads to a jazzy story about Joe. Moral: "Don't jive a judge by jamming a junebug."
Studio: Ken Snyder; Director: Fred Calvert
(First: Episode 0009)
2257m
Muppets Biff sings "This Is My J."
(First: Episode 1169)
1709p
Cartoon A little man misplaces his J under his hat.
(First: Episode 0231)
Noimage
Film Salad Chef with Olivia (1:40)
(First: Episode 1650)
1576d
Muppets Two-Headed Monster: One head wants to play the trumpet, but the other head wants to sleep.
(First: Episode 1390)
1839zg
Cartoon J family jamboree
(First: Episode 0365)
Noimage
SCENE 1 Aristotle and Monica are about to have some pie, but remember to wait for Big Bird, who rushes over to show off his new tie. He remembers that the two are blind and can't see it. Ari sings "Monica and I" to inform him of the many ways they can still find out about things without the use of sight.
Richard Pryor shares Strawberries on Sesame Street
Celebrity Richard Pryor sits on a park bench with a basket of strawberries; a kid wants him to share them.
(First: Episode 1141)
Onelittlepenguin
Film A kid recites a poem about adding penguins.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0255)
3plus1equals4
Cartoon A boy solves a math problem: 3 + 1 = 4.
(First: Episode 0516)
Erniepaints
Muppets Ernie and Bert decide to use both Bert's canvas and Ernie's paints to paint a picture of something. Bert wants to paint a bowl of oatmeal, but Ernie wants to paint a purple monster. Finally, they decide to paint a purple monster eating a bowl of oatmeal.
(First: Episode 1446)
4elephants.OG
Cartoon Four elephants at the circus
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1489)
Ostrichfilm
Film Ostriches walk and run. (piano music)
(First: Episode 0339)
4-Cheerleaders
Muppets Four Anything Muppet cheerleaders give four big cheers for the number 4. (Spanish dub)
(First: Episode 0368)
BodyPartShoutOut
Film Body part shout-out
(First: Episode 0264)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Olivia is ready to take a still life photo, but runs upstairs to get something she's forgotten and asks Big Bird to watch over her things. Mr. Snuffleupagus happens by on his way to gymnastics and Big Bird decides to take a photo of Snuffy as proof of his existence. However, when Olivia returns, she shows that she forgot to put film in the camera.
Toon.Butterfly
Cartoon B for butterfly
(First: Episode 0006)
2933-Woodpecker
Film Knock knock. Who's there? The woodpecker!
(First: Episode 0437)
Noimage
Cartoon One Way Map (0:59)
(First: Episode 1172)
Galoshes
Muppets Instead of cookies, Cookie Monster recites a poem about galoshes -- or at least he tries.
(First: Episode 1626)
MagicalHerman
Cartoon Magical Herman's number trick
(First: Episode 0773)
1041scuba Film Scuba diver - on, into, under, through, around
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0516)
Signman.OneWay
Cartoon Sign Man: One Way
(First: Episode 1125)
Noimage
Insert Herry Monster is angry because he doesn't know how to put his new barbells together.
(First: Episode 0808)
Funny4
Cartoon The Funny Four tickles all the people and animals he sees.
(First: Episode 1653)
Applecider
Film A group of kids pick apples in an orchard, and take them into the cider mill to make apple cider.
(First: Episode 1585)
SandB
Animation Sand B / b
(First: Episode 0627)
Cameo.jerry02
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
The Wicked Witch from the Snow White story plans to fool the mirror into saying that she is the fairest -- but she hasn't counted on Kermit hiding behind a curtain. When she sees him, she realizes that he really is pretty good-looking.
(First: Episode 0685)
2125e
Cartoon A girl talks about imagination.
(First: Episode 0353)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Luis has finished writing a great poem and leaves the Fix-It Shop to show it to somebody. Poco Loco appears, driven slightly batty by the constant sound of typing. He observes the poem Luis has written and decides to write one himself. He puts in a new sheet of paper and starts writing. Meanwhile, Luis can't find anyone else, but Oscar is open to hearing the poem. He follows Luis back to the shop, just after Poco has finished. Luis presents Oscar with the poem, which is actually Poco's, composed of chicken (or rather parrot) scratch.
Jaguarpuzzle
Cartoon Consonant Sound: J, jaguar
(First: Episode 1144)
HickoryDickory-Printing
Film A woman helps some kids write down their version of "Hickory Dickory Dock," which they then bring to the Acorn Press to have printed.
(First: Episode 1456)
JoesLap
Cartoon Joe's Lap (limerick)
(First: Episode 0617)
Noimage
SCENE 4 Luis reads his poem entitled "Autumn." Oscar thinks it's rotten and Poco parrots his critiques.


Previous episode: Next episode:
Episode 1667 Episode 1669
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.