Sesame Street
Gordon and Susan's wedding anniversary
Air date December 29, 1982
Season Season 14 (1982-1983)
Written by Judy Freudberg
Sponsors D, F, 8
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.

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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
1733a
SCENE 1 Oscar shows the Grouchketeers how to give the Grouchketeer salute, which they use to say "no" whenever someone asks them for a favor. Luis invites them to Hooper's for some apple pie, and they say yes and follow him, leaving Oscar behind.
1095r Cartoon "Have you seen my NO?"
(First: Episode 0773)
EB.NOsign
Muppets Herry Monster holds a sign with the word "NO" on it and tells Ernie that he can make him read his sign. Ernie replies "Oh no you can't!", and eventually gets the joke. He tries it on Bert, but the gag backfires when Bert bets he can get Ernie to read the sign.
(First: Episode 0416)
Noimage
Film A boy and girl pretend to be father and mother to a constantly-crying baby doll.
(First: Episode 1388)
1186i
Cartoon Dogs cheer D-O-G and fight with cats.
(First: Episode 1148)
TwoHeaderSandwich
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster shares a sandwich.
(First: Episode 1479)
StonesDontGrow
Cartoon Two crows sing "Stones Don't Grow."
(First: Episode 1715)
Scanimatekids
Film Scanimate kids intro
(First: Episode 0798)
FollowLeader-S7
Cast Bob sings "Follow the Leader" to the kids.
(First: Episode 0903)
Carfrog
Film Close-up shots of a car and a frog are shown side-by-side.
(First: Episode 1530)
2356-32
Cartoon The Ringmaster showcases eight skating penguins.
(First: Episode 1291)
EdithAnnSandwich
Celebrity Edith Ann talks about the time she made a sandwich.
(First: Episode 0890)
1446j
Cartoon Eight legs on an octopus
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1446)
Headball-Henry
Muppets Hard Head Henry Harris plays "Headball" at Roosevelt Franklin Stadium, where he must answer this question: where is bread made?
(First: Episode 0887)
Toon-NeedleThread
Cartoon A needle and spool of thread cooperate to fix the king's torn pants.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1485)
LindaWetPaint
Cast Linda shows Damion how to sign "WET PAINT".
(First: Episode 1073)
Lion.Wetpaint
Cartoon A painter pops out of a box and paints a lion, then hangs a "wet paint" sign on it.
(First: Episode 1179)
666mailman
Film A mailman on horseback delivers mail in the Appalachian mountains of Kentucky.
(First: Episode 0493)
Toon.Chickenheart
Cartoon What if we celebrated Valentine's Day with chickens instead of hearts?
(First: Episode 0488)
Dandy David flower pots
Cast "Dandy David" adds flowers and flower pots.
(First: Episode 0454)
Daddyddream
Cartoon "Daddy Dear"
(First: Episode 0367)
Grover.Eric
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and Eric observe the differences between fur and skin.
(First: Episode 1642)
1733b
SCENE 2 Gordon and Susan receive a card congratulating them on their 14th wedding anniversary. They explain what they mean to Big Bird and recall the day they got married...
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1733d
SCENE 2 cont'd In a flashback, we see Gordon and Susan's wedding held in the arbor. Among those present are Maria, Mr. Macintosh, Willy, Biff (who weeps through the ceremony), and Oscar (constantly heckling the proceedings). Sully also plays the organ. Gordon and Susan exchange their vows and kiss.
1733e
SCENE 2 cont'd In the present, Big Bird asks if Gordon and Susan still need permission from a justice of the peace in order to kiss. The couple proves that's not the case.
400020
Cartoon The weary traveler asks the Wise Man to demonstrate "here" and "there." He does so by throwing his household items off the cliff.
(First: Episode 0769)
Cowboys-HereThere
Muppets Anything Muppet cowpokes sing about the difference between here and there.
(First: Episode 1384)
Toon-HereThereTail
Cartoon A girl trains her dog on here and there.
(First: Episode 0769)
AnimalFilm-Wolves
Film Footage of wolves.
(First: Episode 0982)
2233-JoJive
Cartoon Billy Jo Jive: After Bad News Barton fails to make the swimming team, Billy and Smart Suzie teach him to eat healthier.
(First: Episode 1437)
Noimage
Insert Olivia comes across Big Bird practicing on his toy piano and she remarks how she used to dream of being a concert pianist. She and Big Bird imagine her playing piano for a live audience in concert.
(First: Episode 1349)
3WaltzingChickens
Cartoon "Three Waltzing Chickens"
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1183)
1709b
Film To a jazz rhythm soundtrack, the camera zooms in on flowers growing on a tree.
(First: Episode 0156)
1706c
Animation Sand D/d
(First: Episode 0640)
Bushmanbill1

BeMyDsong
Muppets Bushman Bill introduces Didi O'Day and the Dew Drops performing "D Duah Duah."
(First: Episode 1449)
1186g
Cartoon Consonant Sound Limerick: D—Dog
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1149)
2234-ThreeKids
Insert Three of These Kids are jumping rope, but the fourth one is sitting down and reading a book.
(First: Episode 0415)
Toon.Homes
Cartoon A report on homes around the world.
(First: Episode 1711)
ShadowParrot
Film A man makes a shadow puppet of a parrot.
(First: Episode 0601)
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SCENE 3 Oscar finds the shoes and cans he tied to the back of Gordon and Susan's car after their wedding. He starts thinking it's about time he and Grundgetta consider getting hitched. They debate as to whether they'd even want to, as Grundgetta begins to imagine what such a wedding would be like...
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1733h
SCENE 3 cont'd Grundgetta imagines their wedding taking place at the city dump, where their neighbors jeer from the crowd. The Grouch justice of the peace reminds them of what a Grouch marriage entails and hows them secure their vows. Instead of kissing, the couple gets to argue as the crowd bombards them with trash.
1733i
SCENE 3 cont'd Oscar thinks getting married would be a good idea (especially because they'd get to keep the trash they're pelted with). The two start arguing over this.
Madscientist.FRED
Cartoon A mad scientist teaches his monster how to say the words "Fred," "foot" and "Friday."
(First: Episode 1162)
Film-Walrus
Film The walrus
(First: Episode 0296)
200006
Cartoon Typewriter: F for Fly
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0781)
Dot Bridge 02 late
Cartoon Dot Bridge (last dot is late and travels through the others)
(First: Episode 0001)
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SCENE 4 Maria comes across the grouches, still arguing about marriage. However, neither of them can state which one actually wants to go through with it. They argue some more as Susan announces the sponsors.


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