Sesame Street
Air date February 27, 1986
Season Season 17 (1985-1986)
Written by Jeff Moss
Sponsors O, R, 3


Picture Segment Description

SCENE 1 Susan asks Telly to go to her car and retrieve Miles' toy from the front seat. Telly runs back and forth, asking questions about how to open it, which key to use, and which plaything to bring back. After all the work, he falls over to rest.
Animation A ball looks for its match on a brick wall.
(First: Episode 1470)
Muppets "In My Neighborhood"
(First: Episode 1323)
Film Letter O hoist
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0338)
2253 Sand O
Animation Sand O/o
(First: Episode 0621)
Animation Lollipop and feathers - what goes where?
(First: Episode 0772)
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster blows bubbles.
(EKA: Episode 1984)
Cartoon The One Two Three Dogs do circus stunts.
(First: Episode 1480)
SCENE 2 Gordon sings "I Heard My Dog Bark" as Susan, Bob, Uncle Wally and some kids make the animal sounds.
Cartoon A dog tries desperately to meow, but can only bark.
(First: Episode 0829)
Muppets Alphabet Chat: Mr. Chatterly tries to discuss the letter R, but everything goes awry.
(First: Episode 0876)
Rhino Limerick
Cartoon R for Rhinoceros (poem)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1151)
Muppets Ernie & BertBert asks Ernie to help him carry his heavy groceries, but Ernie is too busy thinking about all the things he can do as he sits in a chair: breathing, listening, and smelling.
(First: Episode 1449)
Cartoon Men in boxes sound out the word RUN.
(First: Episode 0369)
Muppets Kids narrate as Snuffy takes a walk in the park and Barkley follows him.
(First: Episode 1873)
Cartoon Small, smaller and smallest men will cut a log with a saw.
(First: Episode 1243)
Film A behind-the-scenes look of Paul Simon recording "Bingo" with his son, and the manufacturing of the record it will be on.
(First: Episode 1133)
Muppets The Count has prepared himself a picnic not far from his castle. As he counts the ants who come to take away his food, he eventually has nothing left. Which is just as well, since it has started to rain.
(First: Episode 2132)
Cartoon 3 song (butterflies, birthday presents, waving pennants etc.)
(First: Episode 0927)

SCENE 3 Gordon takes Miles for a walk in his carriage while he naps. Elmo wants to play with the baby, but all his ideas aren't age-appropriate for a baby Miles' size. Elmo finally fetches a carriage for himself and plays a "sleeping game" with Miles.
3 mules
Cartoon Subtracting three mules
(First: Episode 0767)
Muppets Kermit attempts to direct a scene from Goldilocks and the Three Bears, but he is having problems with both the stagehand and Goldilocks, who has problems showing surprise and fear.
(First: Episode 2151)
Cartoon A guru counts to twenty. (Spanish version)
(First: Episode 0276)
Insert Two sheep try to count a farmer Olivia going around a fence to make themselves fall asleep.
(First: Episode 2155)
Cartoon Sporty 3 demonstrates his agility in various sports.
(First: Episode 1642)
Muppets / Celebrity Ron Darling of the New York Mets shows Big Bird how he'd pitch a fastball.
(First: Episode 2093)
Cartoon A man explains the letter R with a radio. Once he starts singing, the radio decides to turn him off by tweaking his nose.
(First: Episode 0011)
Fall Song
Song "Fall Song"
(First: Episode 1286)
Muppets In ancient times, Grover invents the wheel to help Biff move a stone up a hill.
(First: Episode 0915)
Film An osprey flies around.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0293)
Cartoon The Typewriter: R for Rope
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0764)
SCENE 4 The cast sings another version of "I Heard My Dog Bark," only now using animals suggested by the kids.

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