Sesame Street
Gladys jumps over the moon 
(repeat of 1910)
Air date December 20, 1985
Season Season 17 (1985-1986)
Written by Tony Geiss
Sponsors C, X, 11
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
1910a

1910b
SCENE 1 Mr. Snuffleupagus shows Big Bird his outfit for a pageant at snufflegarten, where he's playing the letter X. He sings his part in the show, then heads off. Maria and Luis miss seeing him as they move a board. Luis thinks Big Bird's imagination has gone too far when Big Bird mentions Snuffy is the letter X today.
AlphonsoX
Cartoon The great Alphonso and his trained X's
(First: Episode 0299)
TheKingsPicnic
Muppets "The King's Picnic"
(First: Episode 0419)
Exitpolarbearcartoon
Cartoon A polar bear learns what "EXIT" means.
Animation: John and Faith Hubley
(First: Episode 0131)
Film.Onthebeach
Film Joe Raposo: On the beach (instrumental)
(First: Episode 0411)
RumbaPencils
Cartoon Rumba pencils (first, last, Crazy Melvin)
(First: Episode 0638)
FirstLastRemake
Muppets Grover tries to demonstrate first and last by being first in line, but the other monsters keep switching on him.
(First: Episode 1307)
Song.11Morning
Cartoon "It's a Lovely Eleven Morning"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0362)
AskOscarLove
Muppets Ask Oscar
Oscar answers Grundgetta's query about how Grouches show love with a song - "Love in the Junkyard."
(First: Episode 1595)
Fishbowl
Cartoon A boy puts together a fishbowl, and watches his fish swim around in it.
(First: Episode 2030)
2HMLove
Muppets After fighting with each other, the Two-Headed Monster reads the word "Love" and forgets their feud.
(First: Episode 1282)
Song.hippopotamusround
Song Joe Raposo sings "Hippopotamus Round."
(First: Episode 0413)
C- Cap
Cartoon Speech Balloon: C - Cap
(First: Episode 0154)
DavidLinda
Cast David sings "Mary Had a Little Lamb" while Linda signs it.
(First: Episode 1157)
Letter C toon
Cartoon A man gets a letter C in the mail.
(First: Episode 0294)
SimonSaw
Muppets Simon Soundman tries to buy a saw at Sam's General Store.
(First: Episode 0409)
2614p
Cartoon Es un gato
(First: Episode 1966)
2341m
Insert With Shannon's help, Big Bird does an acrobat trick.
Russian dolls
Film Russian nesting dolls 1-10
(First: Episode 0540)
3171-Fish
Film Footage of a coral reef, showcasing the plant life and the fish.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0466)
Ssnews.princesscookie
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit interviews a servant who tells him that the queen wants to test the maiden by placing a cookie under the mattresses to see if she can feel it. The "princess" (Cookie Monster) lies down, feels something, then devours the mattresses.
(First: Episode 0417)
Drawmouth
Cartoon A face is drawn, but the mouth complains when it is drawn last.
(First: Episode 1897)
0871s
Muppets Hands count to 11.
(First: Episode 0183)
1186r
Film Kids use a magnet to retrieve a jack.
(First: Episode 0968)
1800-25
Muppets An Anything Muppet girl shows the viewers that the number 11 is the same right side up and upside down. (Spanish version)
(First: Episode 0362)
1910c

1910d
SCENE 2 Olivia is surprised to see Gladys the Cow jogging with Gordon. She tells Olivia that tonight, she's going to re-enact "Hey Diddle Diddle" by jumping over the moon and is getting in shape for the big jump. The kids had already brought in some of the props she'll be needing - a cat, fiddle, dish, spoon and a "little dog" (Barkley). The only thing she needs is the Moon, which hasn't come out yet.
X-ends
Cartoon "Poverty X": A peanut-shaped figure lists the words that the letter "X" can be found in.
(First: Episode 0006)
Bae2
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie and Bert are camping. It's time for them to sleep, but Ernie keeps distracting Bert by pointing out the various sounds that they hear.
(First: Episode 1808)
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)
Marv Albert at night

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DSE-Part5insert2
SCENE 3 Marv Albert, reporting for Sesame Street Sports, is covering Gladys' "moon shot". Excited to be on TV, Gladys takes a running start and sails into the sky, but misses the moon.
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1910moon02
SCENE 3
cont'd
Gladys is embarrassed over her crash and is ready to give up, but Gordon encourages her to keep trying and take a longer run. She tries again with the same result.
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1910moon03

1910success
SCENE 3
cont'd
Gordon now persuades a tearful Gladys to do a yell on her next jump. Sure enough, this is enough for Gladys to sail over the moon. In sight of the spectacle, Barkley "laughs" and the dish and spoon zip out of sight. Upon landing, Gladys has one thing to say to the television audience - "Hi mom!"
Toon.Clumsysquare
Cartoon Christopher Clumsy demonstrates shapes.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0416)
AlpDancers-X
Film The Alphabet Dancers make a letter X.
(First: Episode 0456)
Twinkle Twinkle red yellow
Animation Red and yellow dots play "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star."
(EKA: Episode 1979)
BiffSullypiano
Muppets Biff and Sully are about to start work, when Biff realizes he forgot his portable radio. He tells Sully not to start work until he comes back with it, but every time he's about to leave, he hears Sully doing a different kind of construction work. Sully's noisy building results in a piano, which Sully plays as Biff works.
Pentagoninspace
Animation Pentagon in space
(First: Episode 1714)
2269s
Cartoon A beaver does his exercises, while his friends make fun of him. He then uses his strength to save his friends when the dam breaks.
Artist: Irra Verbitsky
(First: Episode 2067)
1910e
SCENE 4 Gordon tells Gladys how proud he is of her. She wonders if they allow cows in the Olympic Games. Maria announces the sponsors.


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