Sesame Street
Big Bird guards a freshly painted Hooper's Store
(repeat of 1526)
Air date February 15, 1983
Season Season 14 (1982-1983)
Sponsors D, L, 6
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
PigeonsonParade
Insert Everyone gathers to see Bert's theatrical presentation - Pigeons on Parade! The crowd is much less enthused about the experience.
(First: Episode 1154)
6redballs
Animation Counting six red balls
(First: Episode 0278)
2490.film.SALIDA
Film SALIDA (word spins around)
(First: Episode 0967)
Vlcsnap-2015-07-08-15h46m56s223
Cartoon The word SALIDA exits through a white square.
(First: Episode 0718)
Kermitgroverladder
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Grover helps Kermit demonstrate "long" and "short" by picking up a short ladder. Then Kermit says he'll help Grover bring in a long ladder, but Grover says he'll get it alone. He carries the long ladder past Kermit, who's amazed that Grover can get it all by himself. When the other end of the ladder passes by, Grover is holding that end too.
(First: Episode 0276)
1710q
Film A silent film about an automobile that can be either long or short.
(First: Episode 0520)
Daddyddream
Cartoon "Daddy Dear"
(First: Episode 0367)
Noimage
Cast Bob sings "It's All Imagination" to Sheila.
(First: Episode 1465)
3144z
Cartoon "L Look Around Song"
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1483)
AlphaChat-L
Muppets Alphabet Chat: Lord Chatterly's poem on the letter L ends in chaos as usual.
(First: Episode 0762)
Lpoemkids
Cartoon Kids hear an L poem.
(First: Episode 0198)
Film-BabyEagle
Film Kids narrate a film of baby eagles getting fed.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0501)
1261-JoJive
Cartoon Billy Jo Jive looks for the missing batch of strawberry shortcakes.
(First: Episode 1261)
Noimage
Insert At City Island, everyone sings a song about the "Tugboat."
(First: Episode 0946)
2417-Counting
Cartoon Counting 1 to 6 with fruits and veggies
0926zb
Film Old bottles are made into new bottles at a recycling plant.
music: "Black Eyed Peas" by Graham Preskett
(First: Episode 0917)
Noimage
Film 1-10 10-1 Collins
(First: Episode 0480)
DonMusic--YankeeDoodle
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog helps Don Music finish the "Yankee Doodle" song, then because Don finds the idea of calling feathers macaroni ridiculous, they rewrite it to be a song in which Yankee Doodle stays at home cooking for his pony, puts "fat spaghetti" in a pot and calls it macaroni. Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats then come in and perform the song with Don.
(First: Episode 0876)
SandMonkey
Animation It's a monkey
Artist: Ishu Patel
1710j
Cast Maria as Chaplin gets their suspenders stuck on a wall while reaching for the door, demonstrating long, longer, and longest.
(First: Episode 0786)
Rattlesnakes.Longshort
Cartoon The long rattlesnake thinks he's better than the short one, until the short one outsmarts him by making him bite his own tail. "Wanna borrow my snakebite kit?"
Artists: Bud Luckey and Rudy Zamora
(First: Episode 0955)
1195-Ray
Celebrity Ray Charles sings his own version of "The Alphabet Song."
(First: Episode 1060)
2040n
Cartoon Crayon Animation Letter D
(First: Episode 1705)
Geeflegonk
Muppets Story: "The Geefle and the Gonk"
The Geefle and the Gonk, two aliens, learn how to cooperate and gather nectarines together.
(First: Episode 0452)
Toon.Clumsysquare
Cartoon Christopher Clumsy demonstrates shapes.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0416)
Noimage
Film Diving Practice (2:24)
(First: Episode 1724)
1297-lion
Cartoon L for Lion
(First: Episode 0798)
Grover.Eric
Muppets Muppet and Kid Moments: Grover and Eric observe the differences between fur and skin.
(First: Episode 1642)
Zebracloseup
Film Close-ups of animals. Kids try to guess what they are.
(First: Episode 0326)
Noimage
SCENE 1 Maria uses a "WET PAINT" sign in a guessing game with Telly Monster.
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)
Animalsbathing
Film Animals and children bathe in water.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0615)
Typewriter.L
Cartoon The Typewriter: L for lion
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0762)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Big Bird guards the front door of Hooper's Store, which has just been painted. Mr. Snuffleupagus recommends using a sign alerting folks of the wet paint instead and goes off to make it. Big Bird waits for an hour until Snuffy returns with a long note asking people to avoid the door.
6piglets
Cartoon Six pigs
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1472)
Cowboydanger
Muppets A Muppet cowpoke gives a musical warning about the "Danger Sign."
(First: Episode 1295)
6spaceships
Animation Six spaceships are counted, then subtracted.
(First: Episode 1245)
Sheep-1232
Film A boy talks about feeding sheep in the winter.
Music: Robert Dennis
(First: Episode 0786)
Listening
Muppets Kermit explains the importance of listening, using the Two-Headed Monster as an example.
2003-Dog
Cartoon A man (Jim Thurman) tries to get his dog to speak, but it makes other animal noises instead.
(First: Episode 1407)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Snuffy sneezes, getting debris stuck to the drying door.


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