Sesame Street
Air date May 20, 1982
Season Season 13 (1981-1982)
Sponsors L, S, 7
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Celebrity Maria introduces Julius "Dr. J" Erving to Dr. Nobel Price, who has come to unveil his latest invention - the "bouncy-catchy-dunky." Naturally, his invention turns out to be an ordinary basketball, which Dr. J shows off. Dr. Price is upset at first, until Dr. J invites him to be his new coach.
Cartoon The Ringmaster introduces seven swimming seals.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1312)
Muppets Ernie opens his lunchbox and finds that half of his chicken salad sandwich is missing. Sherlock Hemlock, the world's greatest detective, investigates this fiendish crime. It turns out that Sherlock himself ate half of Ernie's sandwich.
(First: Episode 0131)
Film "What if you were magic, and could make things stop just by telling it to, or make it go backwards? Stop! Then you could see what things look like when they're moving. Go forwards! Stop! Well, film is magic, and this is a film, so you can be magic for three minutes. Like this: Go slow, water fountain! Now, you try it."
(First: Episode 0047)

Cast In a spoof of the famous Mean Joe Greene Coke commercial, football player Big Murray (Gordon) accepts a number 7 from a young fan, whom he rewards with a towel that also has a 7 on it.
(First: Episode 1535)
Cartoon Seven rabbits
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1493)
Film Lions (instrumental, with occasional lion growls)
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0018)
SCENE 1 Telly wants Oscar to teach him about subtraction, but Oscar is otherwise occupied with his elephant Daphne, who's fallen ill. Telly gets his lesson anyhow as Daphne slowly eats the five peanuts she's allowed to have in her condition.
Film A flock of sheep crosses the river.
(First: Episode 1165)
Muppets Old West: Five good men are needed to form a posse and catch Bad Bart, the meanest man in the West. The sheriff counts five men in the saloon, and tries to organize them. But it turns out that there are only four good men -- one of them is Bad Bart!
(First: Episode 0554)
Cartoon Jazz Alphabet: male vocalists shout each letter.
(First: Episode 0619)
Song "Sticky"
(First: Episode 1352)
Cartoon "L" for "Large" and "l" for "little"
(First: Episode 1455)
Muppets Professor Grover talks about parts of the head, with help from a reluctant Maria.
(First: Episode 0728)
Cartoon "The Little Letter L: A Poem by Louise"
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1526)
SCENE 2 Akim sings "Let's Move Like the Animals," as she and the kids act like different animals.
Cartoon Everything you need to know about cats.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1179)
1041E&Bclean1 Muppets Ernie & Bert — (Part 1) Bert tells Ernie to clean up the messy apartment.
(First: Episode 0010)
Cartoon Millie and Molly build a bookshelf.
(First: Episode 1287)
1041E&Bclean2 Muppets Ernie & Bert — (Part 2) Ernie has finished cleaning up the apartment, but the toy chest is still a mess, so he throws toys all over the place.
(First: Episode 0010)
Cartoon A pig sings "Pig's Love Song."
(First: Episode 0462)
Cartoon Hats
(First: Episode 0773)
ABC Cookie Monster
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit and Joey sing "The Alphabet Song..
(First: Episode 0426)
Cartoon A dog chases a cat around, through, over, and under a doghouse.
(First: Episode 1020)
Cast / Muppets Bob and The Anything Muppets sing "The People in Your Neighborhood", introducing a fisherman and a farmer.
(First: Episode 0892)
Insert James Galway plays a solo piece, "Le Basque."
(First: Episode 1434)
Cartoon These Are Your Parts: The host interviews a hand.
(First: Episode 1359)
Celebrity Whitman Mayo's Animal Guessing Game #1 (Lions)
(First: Episode 0778)
Superman S
Cartoon Superman demonstrates the letter S and some of the words it stands for.
(First: Episode 0136)
Celebrity Whitman Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Camel)
(First: Episode 0778)
Cartoon A girl inflates a balloon in the shape of an S.
(First: Episode 0414)
Celebrity Whitman Mayo's Animal Guessing Game #2 (Turtle)
(First: Episode 0778)
Cartoon Typewriter: S for spring
(First: Episode 0792)
Muppets "Sammy the Snake"
(First: Episode 0278)
SCENE 3 Mr. Hooper has prepared sandwiches for Luis and Susan, who are too busy talking about cars to take them. Mr. Hooper decides to give them to the kids instead, cutting them up so they can feed four. Right after, Susan and Luis come over to collect their sandwiches.
Cartoon S - Snake: A snake charmer irritates the snake.
(First: Episode 0063)
Insert Telly Monster gives a "cold" weather report on WORM-TV.
(First: Episode 1499)
Cartoon S - Serpiente
(First: Episode 0382)
SCENE 4 Luis sings and plays "Arroz con Leche" on his guitar for the kids.

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