Sesame Street
Air date December 13, 1982
Season Season 14 (1982-1983)
Written by Joseph A. Bailey
Sponsors B, E, 8
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.


StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 The Two-Headed Monster wants to present the alphabet, but the heads argue over who will do it. Olivia tells them to cooperate and they take turns presenting each letter. Olivia snaps a celebratory photo, inspiring the monster to take a photo of her too. However, they again start arguing over how close she should be.
Bforbeard
Cartoon B for Beard (poem by Edward Lear)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1147)
Thebeetles
Muppets The Beetles perform "Letter B."
(First: Episode 1495)
Toon.Butterfly
Cartoon B for butterfly
(First: Episode 0006)
Song.Lookatthis01

Song.Lookatthis02
Film Joe Raposo sings "Look at This" over footage of something ... can you guess what it is?
(First: Episode 0514)
Packsuitcase
Cartoon A girl has trouble closing her suitcase after she's packed it, but has help from her four-legged friend.
(First: Episode 1469)
E&BIceCreamSoda
Muppets Ernie & Bert — While Ernie looks after Hooper's Store, Bert asks him for something to drink. Ernie starts out with a glass of unflavored soda water, tastes it, and decides it's too dull for his ol' buddy Bert. To Bert's dismay, Ernie then adds some strawberry syrup to the soda water, then a scoop of ice cream, and finally, some whipped cream. Now it's an ice cream soda, which Bert doesn't want... but Ernie does.
(First: Episode 0539)
Trollmirror
Cartoon A troll draws different faces on herself in front of a mirror.
(First: Episode 0800)
Noimage
Celebrity Oscar the Grouch can't get an energetic Slimey to go down for his nap. James Galway plays a jig on his flute, which Slimey dances too until he gets too tired and falls asleep. "You Irish sure have a way with worms," Oscar notes.
(First: Episode 1426)
Toon.8brotherscircus
Cartoon The 8 Brothers Circus displays 8 elephants.
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 1645)
1708m
Muppets The Count sings "Eight Beautiful Notes."
(First: Episode 1291)
Hatch8
Cartoon Seven chicks plus 1 alligator makes 8.
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1510)
Shapedancers.square
Cast Big Bird watches the shape dancers make a square.
(First: Episode 1276)
Toon.boyandplank
Cartoon A boy has fun with his wood plank.
(First: Episode 1503)
Grover.Library
Muppets Grover appears in a library to tell the viewers about what a library is. The librarian, however, keeps telling Grover to be quieter, until he can barely even be heard.
(First: Episode 0287)
Film.WhoAmI-Olivia.song
Song Olivia sings "The Riddle."
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SCENE 2 As Gordon returns from a jog, he's baffled by a large letter E on the stoop. He sees some wires attached and follows them to Bob's door, where Biff and Sully have set up a safety area. Biff explains this is to demonstrate how to tell the difference between an E and an F...by blasting the bottom rung of the E off.
2059h
Cartoon A man saws a letter E through the wall.
(First: Episode 0370)
CavemenInventOrangeJuice
Muppets Caveman Days: Caveman King Ernie wants something to drink, so he calls on the Royal Smart Person for help. The royal cow has quit, so there's no milk available. Ernie also shows that there is no liquid inside a rock or a stick. Then the Royal Smart Person suggests that Ernie should try squeezing a round orange thing (an orange), which turns out to have juice inside.
(First: Episode 1385)
2059f
Cartoon E for elephant, eat, eagle, everybody, empty, and egg.
Voice: Casey Kasem
(First: Episode 0002)
BallGoesUp
Song "The Ball Goes Up, The Ball Goes Down"
(First: Episode 0773)
Noimage
Cartoon An inchworm teaches a boy about measurements.
(First: Episode 1512)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Susan sings "My Little Game" with the kids.
GroverLorenLoudSoft
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and Loren demonstrate loud and soft.
(First: Episode 0432)
3171-Fish
Film Footage of a coral reef, showcasing the plant life and the fish.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0466)
1186zb
Cast Maria as Chaplin looks in a mirror and sees "ME." Maria's reflection is played by Linda.
(First: Episode 1032)
Policehorses
Film Two kids visit the police department and watch a policeman prepare some horses for a parade happening in New York City. The kids even get to ride the horses and watch the parade.
(First: Episode 1243)
1259e
Insert Big Bird recounts his trip to the circus to Barkley (who doesn't pay much attention). Big Bird was especially enamored by the lion tamer and imagines himself in such a role, with Barkley as his trained animal. Back in reality, Big Bird tries getting Barkley to do some tricks, but he just lays on the ground instead.
(First: Episode 1259)
Film.EXIT
Film Some kids watch a silent film featuring a lady in a burning house. They instruct her to "go to the EXIT!"
(First: Episode 0536)
Sesame Street Letters Make Words With B
Film Letters Make Words: the letter B
(First: Episode 1512)
Ssnews.rapunzel
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on Rapunzel, who has been locked in a tower by the wicked witch. Prince Charming comes to rescue her by asking to let down her hair, and she literally does... by having her hair fall off her head.
(First: Episode 0409)
1090-20
Cartoon The Typewriter: B for Ball
(First: Episode 0829)
Metalparrot
Film A still of construction equipment fades into a shot of a parrot.
(First: Episode 1535)
300004
Cartoon SALIDA (train)
(First: Episode 0537)
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SCENE 4 Gordon announces the sponsors as Susan and the kids play.


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