Sesame Street
Air date May 18, 1982
Season Season 13 (1981-1982)
Sponsors M, N, 4
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 A Muppet mail carrier brings the morning mail to the residents of Sesame Street, including Maria and Susan. He's very pleased to see how much joy the mail brings everyone, except Bob, who is delivered a package of spring-loaded snakes from Oscar. The mail carrier is then pounced upon by Barkley.
Animation Sand N / n
(First: Episode 0633)
Muppets Backed by the Monster Mountain Band, Cookie Monster sings "Handful of Crumbs."
Cartoon A tiny ant pushes the huge N into its place in the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0780)
Film A wheel rolls away from a junkyard. A boy captures it to complete his wagon. (Spanish version)
(EKA: Episode 0530)
Cartoon A girl imagines she's a rock, which becomes a statue.
(First: Episode 0513)
Cartoon / Film Things that begin with N: nail, nest, net, notebook, needle, noodle, nuts, napkins, nose. (Don't make noise at night). The letter N is nice.
(First: Episode 0659)
SCENE 2 Aristotle needs help crossing the street. Big Bird offers to help and allows Ari to take his wing. Although the traffic clears, Big Bird doesn't lead Ari anywhere - he needs the help of a grown-up to cross the street.
Cartoon Slot-machine legs: Cowboy & horse
Muppets An Anything Muppet boy and girl have a conversation using the letters of the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0273)
Lowercase n
Cartoon "Lowercase n"
(First: Episode 0358)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentErnie, Bert and Shola count fingers.
(First: Episode 0548)
Cartoon An N-terview with an N (Spanish version)
Artist: John Paratore
(First: Episode 0529)
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)
SCENE 3 Linda teaches Barkley some tricks, such as going over and around a milk crate, as Bob, Big Bird and the kids watch and learn the signs.
Cartoon A cube tries to fit through wall holes of different shapes.
(First: Episode 1452)
Muppets After fighting with each other, the Two-Headed Monster reads the word "Love" and forgets their feud.
(First: Episode 1282)
Cartoon The Ringmaster presents four lordly lions.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1309)
Cast Gordon, Maria, Luis and Bob explain how they cooperated to catch a fish for eat (a la "This is House That Jack Built").
(First: Episode 1449)
Cartoon Four construction workers build a number 4.
(First: Episode 0507)
Film A beekeeper extracts honey from honeycomb.
(First: Episode 1117)
Cartoon They'd play with me if I had...
(First: Episode 0815)
Film Sea Horse
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0183)

Muppets Ernie & BertErnie and Bert notice Mona pretending to be a tree in order to attract birds. However, when Bert tries it, a giant green bird lands on his head.
(First: Episode 1649)
Cartoon Typewriter: M for magic
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0841)
Celebrity 14 Karat Soul sings "The Alphabet Song," followed by "The ABCs of Love."
(First: Episode 1675)
Cartoon A boy puts together the word "MOM." His own mom comes out to thunderous applause and gives him some milk.
Artist: Tom Gabbay
(First: Episode 1465)
Muppets Clementine hears water running, which reminds Forgetful Jones that he was about to do something. Using the clues at hand (a bar of soap, a backbrush, and a towel), Forgetful remembers that it's bath time. Buster's bath, that is...
(First: Episode 1666)
Cartoon Animated quilt patterns.
(First: Episode 1470)
Cartoon A man learns that it's better not to pick the flowers.
(First: Episode 0416)
Film Comparing a boy's skin to animals' fur, feathers, skin, and other coverings.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0108)
Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot demonstrates "over" and "under" by having Grover lie over a mattress. Then Grover lies under the mattress, and Herbert drives the point home by adding more objects over Grover.
(First: Episode 0198)
SCENE 4 Big Bird and Donald take ten steps forward, then ten steps backward.
Muppets Polly Darton sings "I'm Under the Weather Over You."
Cartoon The Funny Four tickles all the people and animals he sees.
(First: Episode 1653)
Film Old paper, new paper
Music: "Blue Nosed Gopher" by Graham Preskett
(First: Episode 0972)
Cartoon "Jazz #4"
(First: Episode 0004)
Muppets Muppet and Kid Moments: Grover and Eric observe the differences between fur and skin.
(First: Episode 1642)
Cast "Sluggo the Great" (David) puts on his baseball gear, but isn't sure which body parts to put them on.
(First: Episode 0492)
SCENE 5 Barkley and the kids play as the sponsors are announced.

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