Sesame Street
Introducing Ferlinghetti Donizetti
(repeat of 1465)
Air date February 11, 1983
Season Season 14 (1982-1983)
Sponsors M, N, 10

Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Big Bird introduces Luis, Linda and Bob, who show different emotions in their own languages.
Cartoon "Mad Goat Song"
Artist: Derek Lamb
(First: Episode 0771)
Muppets Bert and the Anything Muppets sing "All Dressed Up."
Cartoon Jazz #10
(First: Episode 0193)
Film Kids compete in a speed skating competition. (version one)
(First: Episode 0412)
Cartoon Jazz #10 (Spanish version)
(First: Episode 0306)
Swingin' Alphabet - Olivia Susan Maria
Cast Olivia, Susan, and Maria sing "Swingin' Alphabet."
(First: Episode 1052)
Cartoon Big, bigger, biggest (balloons and blackbirds).
(First: Episode 1393)
Muppets Three monsters (Billy, Fenwick, and Pamela) demonstrate big, bigger, and biggest.
(First: Episode 0474)
Pinball 10
Cartoon Pinball #10
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0990)
Film Milk! (From Farm To Market To Home)
(First: Episode 0795)
Cartoon Typewriter: M for magic
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0841)
SCENE 2 Deena wants to play with Linda, who has an activity in mind. They put together the parts of the word HUG. Linda then shows her the sign for hug. Finally, the two share a hug.
Cartoon School Is Cool Counting (0:49)
(First: Episode 1741)
Song "School Song"
(First: Episode 0986)
Muppets Kermit describes the beginning, middle and end using a cookbook with assistance from Cookie Monster.
(First: Episode 1352)
Cartoon A tiny ant pushes the huge N into its place in the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0780)
Insert The double dutch girls recite a chant as they jump rope.
(First: Episode 1424)
Muppets Sesame Street pageants: Prairie Dawn directs the cast in a pageant about the face. Ernie talks about eyes, Cookie Monster talks about the mouth, Bert and Grover talk about ears, and Herry Monster talks about the nose. At the end of the pageant, they assemble a picture of a face.
(First: Episode 0711)
Cartoon A stubborn hippo sits on a girl's ball, and she tries to figure out how to get it back.
(First: Episode 0765)
Film A metal crane and a real crane look alike.
(First: Episode 1544)
Cartoon Don't mess with the Mighty M.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1578)
Insert Maria accompanies Big Bird to a bandshell in Central Park, where Big Bird wants to get good seats for an upcoming concert. After spending much time figuring out whether to sit near or far from the stage, he finally settles on a spot in the middle of the area...only the concert isn't starting until 8 o'clock the next evening.
(First: Episode 1221)
Animation Big, bigger, biggest (oxen pulling rocks)
(First: Episode 0764)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Kermit interviews Alice, from the Lewis Carroll tales. For this adventure, she eats something that makes her grow.
Cartoon An old man recites a poem about the time he had the flu.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1274)
Film Wild geese (to madrigal music)
(First: Episode 0935)
Cartoon Nancy the nanny goat nibbles her nails and notices noodles.
Artist: Tee Collins
(First: Episode 0240)
SCENE 3 Bob meets Ferlinghetti Donizetti, a hep cat who rhymes everything in their conversation.
Cartoon A woman serves milk to her cat. Several other cats join him, including a lion.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1017)
Song "Beautiful Baby" song, over footage of various babies and their parents.
(First: Episode 1484)
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie and Bert decide to use both Bert's canvas and Ernie's paints to paint a picture of something. Bert wants to paint a bowl of oatmeal, but Ernie wants to paint a purple monster. Finally, they decide to paint a purple monster eating a bowl of oatmeal.
(First: Episode 1446)
Cartoon A pig sings "There Are Chickens in the Trees" until a rooster tells him that chickens don't live in trees.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1394)
SCENE 4 Ferlinghetti drives Oscar bananas as he rhymes everything the grouch says.
Film How Crayons are Made
Music: "Water Course A" and "Exchange" by Richard Harvey
(First: Episode 1579)
Lowercase n
Cartoon "Lowercase n"
(First: Episode 0358)
Cast Luis puts together a broken N.
(First: Episode 0938)
Cartoon Christopher Clumsy jumps over a hole, and falls into another hole.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0439)
SCENE 5 Oscar announces the sponsors, which Ferlinghetti finds rhymes for.

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