Sesame Street
Air date March 21, 1986
Season Season 17 (1985-1986)
Written by Ray Sipherd
Sponsors B, F, 5
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.


StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
Noimage
SCENE 1 Bob sings "I Sing It" to the kids.
5-Butterflies
Cartoon Five butterflies
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1471)
Painter5
Film The Mad Painter #5
(First: Episode 0345)
Cayard.kittykitty
Cartoon A woman serves milk to her cat. Several other cats join him, including a lion.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1017)
KermGrover73
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit and Grover demonstrate short and long -- Kermit sings and hops for short periods, while Grover does them for long periods. Finally Grover asks if he can do the short thing and Kermit do the long thing. To Grover's detriment, it turns out to be tickling!
(First: Episode 0560)
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)
MotorHome
Film A girl explains her life in a motor home.
(First: Episode 1235)
SpeechBalloonBBug
Cartoon Speech Balloon: B for Bug
(First: Episode 0137)
WTNOTSForgetful
Muppets At the saloon, Clementine asks for Forgetful Jones to sing a song. Buster plays "What's the Name of That Song?" on the piano, and the crowd (including a cow) sings along, but Forgetful keeps asking what the name of the song is.
(First: Episode 1696)
Snack-JuicePops
Cartoon A mother and child make juice popsicles.
Artist: Cathryn Aison
(First: Episode 1193)
2096i
Song Joe Raposo sings "Peanut Butter." (re-filmed version)
(First: Episode 1966)
1845j
Cast Big Bird talks about noses and beaks, and what his beak can do. He tells Olivia, "I'm awful sorry about your nose." (music button changed)
(First: Episode 1246)
Redhouse.memory
Cartoon A man uses his memory to tell a woman how to get to a red house.
SpanishBodyPartSong
Film Body parts song sung in Spanish.
(First: Episode 1113)
Boxer
Cartoon A boxer explains the letter "B".
(First: Episode 0006)
1091-34
Muppets Farley looks for his lost toy box.
(First: Episode 0279)
Baldeaglefilm2
Film A bald eagle flies over houses, a beach, and other locations.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0411)
SSNews.ideeeeeas
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog asks Elmo about his ideas for games.
Flyfrogcartoon
Cartoon A self-proclaimed "handsome" fly (voiced by Casey Kasem) is indignant about appearing in a segment about the letter F with a "fat and ugly" frog. The frog solves the problem by eating the fly.
(First: Episode 0034)
Cap007
Muppets / Celebrity Oscar and Andrea Martin talk about being angry.
Madscientist.FRED
Cartoon A mad scientist teaches his monster how to say the words "Fred," "foot", and "Friday."
(First: Episode 1162)
ProfGrover--School
Muppets Professor Grover teaches his students what "school" is, but he instead gets the lesson.
(First: Episode 1969)
Signman.School
Cartoon Sign Man: SCHOOL
After a bunch of kids come running by, a girl goes before the man and says it's Saturday. That leaves him to say: "No school."
(First: Episode 1155)
In&OutLuis
Cast Luis gets annoyed when Barkley keeps barking to go "In and Out" of the Fix-It Shop.
(First: Episode 1936)
1446p
Cartoon F stands for flower, forest, fox, frog and fantastic.
(First: Episode 1102)
TriangleRight

TheTriangleisRight
Muppets Game Show: The Triangle is Right
The object of the game is to answer every question with "a triangle" as the answer. Contestant Prairie Dawn has little patience for this format.
Trianglemuseum
Cartoon A blue triangle looks for his friend in a museum.
(First: Episode 1522)
1957-Flute
Muppets / Celebrity Malcolm imagines a walk in the woods based on the music James Galway plays on his flute. His imaginary walk tuckers him out, so James plays him a lullaby.
(First: Episode 1423)
MSporn.ABCsoup
Cartoon Kids see animals in their alphabet soup.
Artist: Michael Sporn
(First: Episode 1976)
500017
Song "Five Onstage Dancers"
(First: Episode 0539)
Cinco.Luis
Animation El numero cinco (Luis VO)
(First: Episode 2115)
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)
Achicken!!
Cartoon A man tries to get to sleep, but is woken up by a fly, a chicken and a drum-playing rabbit, all of whom call him on the phone after he throws them out.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0257)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Susan wearily returns home from a long day at work, ready to hit the sack early. She notices a tiny bed next to Oscar's trash can and wonders what it's doing there. Oscar states one of his pets wanted to sleep outside tonight and Susan correctly deduces it's Slimey. She finds him cute in his small bed...until she learns he'll be loudly snoring all night long.


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