Sesame Street
Air date April 30, 1982
Season Season 13 (1981-1982)
Sponsors F, K, 12
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 David deals with several cases of very fragile glassware in Hooper's Store. He must keep them safe from Maria (whose groceries block her view as she walks around), Barkley (playing with his ball) and Big Bird (who skates through the store). David finally resolves to charge the store's sign to "CLOSED," accidentally walking right into the cases and knocking them over.
Sign.CLOSED
Film The sign CLOSED spins around.
(First: Episode 0955)
1839zr
Muppets A Large Lavender Live Hand Anything Muppet closes everything.
(First: Episode 1270)
300007
Cartoon A flea circus performs feats beginning with the letter F.
(First: Episode 0309)
1041train Cast Bob and Luis put together two halves of a painting of a train tunnel. When they fit the parts together, a train goes through the tunnel and zooms to take up the entire screen, frightening Bob and Luis so much, they take down the tunnel again.
(First: Episode 0549)
Architectfilm
Film Some kids observe a woman drawing pictures of a building, and eventually guess that she's an architect.
(First: Episode 0768)
2040j
Cartoon A man teaches his dog Rover how to read the word SIT.
(First: Episode 0304)
Sg-boxes
Muppets Super Grover: Janet Fringle needs help carrying many boxes. Super Grover suggests gluing them together, but she eventually figures out that taking them one at a time will work.
(First: Episode 0588)
OscarMariaBUG
Insert Maria sounds out the word "bug" while Oscar heckles. She tells him to quit bugging her.
Forgetfulinthedark
Muppets Forgetful Jones, Clementine and Buster are in the dark because Forgetful forgot to turn something on. It's not the water, the electric fan, or the radio ... it's the light!
KforKitten.Oldschool
Cartoon K is for kitten.
(First: Episode 0040)
0110-KCheer
Muppets Cheers: The Anything Muppets cheer for the letter K. (version #2)
(First: Episode 0101)
400015
Cartoon A man weighs five pounds of bubble gum. He chews it all, blows a huge bubble, and flies away.
(First: Episode 0617)
Steel-Drum
Film How a steel drum is made
(First: Episode 0828)
Kisforkiss
Cartoon K is for kiss.
Animation: John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0131)
CookieNapkin01

CookieNapkin02
Muppets Cookie Monster encounters a green napkin. Every time he squeezes the napkin, a new number appears, allowing Cookie to count up to twenty. This creeps him out, but what's even more creepy is when Kermit shows up inside the napkin at the end of the bit -- he's also green, after all.
(First: Episode 0619)
Kitchen-CLOSED
Insert Various things in a kitchen become CLOSED.
(First: Episode 1337)
Apesatplay
Film Apes play at the zoo. (edited)
(First: Episode 0045)
MagicianNumbers
Cartoon A magician tries to pull a rabbit out of his hat, but instead finds the numbers 1-20, which the rabbit repeats at the end.
(First: Episode 0337)
Noimage
Celebrity Paul Simon and his musicians make up a song together. (edited)
(First: Episode 1088)
Scribbles.Rain
Cartoon Two scribbles are hesitant to let a tall green one join them, until it protects them from the rain.
(First: Episode 1477)
EBPlanningforFlood
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie is planning to go to the library, when he hears on the radio that it might rain. So he gets out his umbrella, and puts on his raincoat, rain hat, and galoshes. Then, in case it floods, he takes a bag of groceries and a life preserver. Finally, he makes Bert go to the library with him, so he won't be stranded in the flood without him.
(First: Episode 1148)
ConsonantSound-K-Kangaroo
Cartoon K - Kangaroo
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1160)
ListenHereTruck
Song "Sawmill" - Folk singers detail how lumber is made into usable wood. (beginning edited)
(First: Episode 0657)
Wiseman.oranges
Cartoon The weary traveler asks the wise man to demonstrate none, some, most and all with a basket of oranges.
(First: Episode 0976)
Littlegirl.HELP
Film A little girl needs HELP getting on a horse.
(First: Episode 0484)
DialinfForPrizesMovie
Muppets Game Show: "Dialing for Prizes Movie": Guy Smiley gives the lucky caller a group of monsters as a prize.
(First: Episode 0629)
Handdrawncastle
Cartoon A hand draws a castle with a growling dragon inside, which scares the princess until her knight in shining armor leads the dragon away.
(First: Episode 0932)
1188 02
Insert Professor Grover teaches Luis, Mr. Hooper, and some children how to breathe.
(First: Episode 1148)
Stack12cans
Cartoon A supermarket worker stacks 12 cans, which keep collapsing every time someone grabs one.
(First: Episode 0782)
2head.Feet
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster sounds out "feet," and then the camera pans back to reveal a pair of live feet on some grass.
(First: Episode 1289)
Ringmaster12
Cartoon The Ringmaster displays 12 fluttering finches.
(First: Episode 1295)
PIYNPostmanandFireman
Muppets Bob and the Anything Muppets sing "The People in Your Neighborhood": Fireman and Postman.
(First: Episode 0023)
12birds
Cartoon A mother bird brings her babies a huge number 12.
(First: Episode 0493)
JCollins-SunShines
Cast / Celebrity Judy Collins sings "The Sun Shines" with Gordon, Susan, Bob, Maria, Mr. Hooper and the kids.
(First: Episode 0993)
Film-Geese
Film Geese and their goslings swim in the water.
(First: Episode 0388)
E&BToyGroups
Muppets Ernie & BertBert tells Ernie to put away his toys, and Ernie devises a system of arranging them. Unfortunately, all the categories he names apply only to his toy fire engine.
(First: Episode 0281)
Triangle.transition
Transition Triangles are made onscreen.
(First: Episode 0291)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Maria and the kids close the show.


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