Sesame Street
Air date May 19, 1983
Season Season 14 (1982-1983)
Sponsors A, T, 11


Picture Segment Description
Celebrity Telly gives a "Monster on the Spot" report about how Billy Dee Williams makes friends with the other residents of the street.
Cartoon Once there were two men. Each had his own idea. One man told his thought to the other man, then the other man told his idea to the first man. Now both men knew twice as much.
(First: Episode 0268)
Wishihadafriend Muppets Ernie doesn't want to play with Bert, who sings "I Wish I Had a Friend to Play With Me".
(First: Episode 1819)
Cartoon A for Acrobats
(First: Episode 0797)
HerryJohnJohn loudsoft
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentHerry and John-John demonstrate loud and soft.
(First: Episode 0432)
Animation Arthur and Annie look for the letter A, while a shadowy figure observes all the A words they say.
Features the voice of Jim Thurman
(First: Episode 0781)
Cast Bob and Maria struggle to wash some dishes, when (the very loud and booming) Captain Cooperation (Luis) shows them how cooperation will ease the process.
(First: Episode 1457)
Cartoon A juggling bear helps a little girl learn to juggle.

Insert WORM-TV presents some programming geared to the Grouch youth - a fairy tale. Timi signs as Oscar reads "Goldilocks and the Three Grouches" to Irvine. In the story, Papa Grouch (Oscar), Mama Grouch (Grundgetta) and Baby Grouch find their porridge isn't cold enough yet and go for a walk. Golidlocks (Mona Monster) comes in and breaks Baby Grouch's chair and eats his porridge. When the Grouches return, they're thrilled by the trouble she's caused and invite her to stay.
(First: Episode 1673)
Cartoon Two lines intersect at the middle of the screen and have an argument; they cooperate by making a cross.
(First: Episode 0276)
Celebrity Whitman Mayo recites the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0886)
Cartoon A story about an ape and a bird, using the letter A.
(First: Episode 0158)
Film Footage of a sunflower seed factory, where birdseed bells are manufactured.
(First: Episode 1181)
Muppets In a subway station, two Anything Muppets observe how loud and quiet it is.
(First: Episode 1432)
Cartoon Various sounds are demonstrated, including an alarm clock, a baby crying, a telephone, a faucet dripping, and a boy sneezing.
Artist: Irra Verbitsky
(First: Episode 1483)
Muppets Four monsters sing "We Are All Monsters."
(First: Episode 1405)
Cartoon T for typewriter and toe
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 0506)
Film Old paper, new paper
Music: "Blue Nosed Gopher" by Graham Preskett
(First: Episode 0972)
Muppets / Cast "Singing in the Shower" - Olivia, Ernie, Oscar, and Big Bird sing about how they like to sing in their various modes of cleaning (shower, bathtub, mudbath, and birdbath respectively.)
Cartoon The uses of water
(First: Episode 0139)
Film Close-up shots of a car and a frog are shown side-by-side.
(First: Episode 1530)
Muppets Grover teaches the campers at Camp Wannagohoma about trees.
(First: Episode 1486)
Cartoon T for top
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0298)
Cast The two Chaplins (Maria and Linda) find ways to balance both sides of a see-sawing park bench.
(First: Episode 1181)
Cartoon A boy tries to get a sleeping dog off of his bed.
Muppets Big Bird telephones Mr. Snuffleupagus from Chinatown and describes a dragon puppet right next to him. Snuffy chuckles at the idea and compliments Big Bird's imagination. "Et tu, Snuffy?," he moans.
(First: Episode 1291)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Trying and Trying Again."
(First: Episode 0631)
Cartoon The Ringmaster displays 11 purple pooches.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1347)
Muppets Part 1: The Count withdraws all his money from the bank to count it.
(First: Episode 0602)
Cartoon Sign Cartoons: MONEY
(First: Episode 1185)
Muppets Part 2: The Count deposits his money again, but not before counting it one more time.
(First: Episode 0602)
Animation Where does the square fit?
(First: Episode 1599)
SCENE 1 Maria sings "Cross It Out," backed by Susan and Olivia.
Cartoon How do frogs make more frogs? The birth and growth of a frog is documented. At the very end, the fully-grown frog hops in the middle of a field and calls out, "Hey, Kermit!"
Artist: Cathryn Aison
(First: Episode 1232)
Film The Mad Painter #11
(First: Episode 0329)
Cartoon What if I looked like George Washington...
(First: Episode 0586)
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster sounds out the word "hop" and starts hopping.
(First: Episode 1482)
The A box!
Cartoon A man displays his invention, the A-box, which only takes the letter A.
(First: Episode 0781)
SCENE 2 Maria returns from shopping, Olivia returns from the laundry and Susan returns from the library. The three chat as Big Bird and Oscar announce the sponsors.

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