Sesame Street
Two-Headed Monster at the library
(repeat of 1967)
Air date December 9, 1986
Season Season 18 (1986-1987)
Written by Gary Belkin
Sponsors A, B, 3
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
1967a
SCENE 1 At the Sesame Street Library, teen staffer Micki tries to find a book for the Two-Headed Monster. She brings them a copy of "The Three Little Pigs," but one head doesn't like pigs. She instead gets them a book of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," but the other head doesn't like bears. She gives them both books so each head can read what they want, but they only make it into a line of each book before loudly arguing over which animal is better.
Toon.3blackbirds
Cartoon Luis counts three blackbirds, which lay three eggs.
Ssnews.pigsfeelings
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog asks the Three Little Pigs how they feel after the Big Bad Wolf blew their houses down.
(First: Episode 1974)
1396s
Film Flamingos
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0450)
Bforbat
Cartoon Small letter b (ball/bat)
(First: Episode 1131)
1755.RPryor
Celebrity Richard Pryor demonstrates emotions.
(First: Episode 1149)
Cooperation.Sporn
Cartoon "Cooperation" - a reggae song about a group of animals who wash a car together.
Artist: Michael Sporn
(First: Episode 2139)
1967b
SCENE 2 Luis comes by the library, where the Count is finishing a book he's writing - "Counting Backwards from 999,999 to One." He proceeds to read it, while Luis ducks out commenting, "I think I'll wait for the movie to come out."
Littlegirlsalphabet
Cartoon A little girl sings "The Alphabet Song," while continually admonished by an adult in voice-over.
(First: Episode 0010)
ProfDavid
Muppets / Cast Professor David lectures his class on trees. He says they are only good for looking at and leaning against, but they mention other uses for them.
(First: Episode 1584)
1709b
Film To a jazz rhythm soundtrack, the camera zooms in on flowers growing on a tree.
(First: Episode 0156)
MyFunnyJar
Cartoon A girl puts imaginary things in a jar, which makes her laugh.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1304)
Thebeetles
Muppets The Beetles perform "Letter B."
(First: Episode 1495)
Bisforbubble
Song "B is for Bubble"
(First: Episode 0008)
1259e
Insert Big Bird recounts his trip to the circus to Barkley (who doesn't pay much attention). Big Bird was especially enamored by the lion tamer and imagines himself in such a role, with Barkley as his trained animal. Back in reality, Big Bird tries getting Barkley to do some tricks, but he just lays on the ground instead.
(First: Episode 1259)
2059w
Cartoon The 3 Numero Brothers show addition and subtraction.
(First: Episode 1182)
KidsShapes
Film The kids form a triangle and a square.
(First: Episode 0300)
Awitch
Cartoon "The Story of A": A witch tells bored kids a story about the letter A involving an ant's apple getting stolen by an archer.
(First: Episode 0130)
Arrow-Song
Song Luis sings "Follow the Arrows" as a man does so.
(First: Episode 1642)
Caveman-exit
Muppets Caveman Days: EXIT sign
(First: Episode 0300)
Aapestory
Cartoon A story about an ape and a bird, using the letter A.
(First: Episode 0158)
1967c
SCENE 3 During the library's story time, Micki reads "Jack and the Beanstalk" while Linda signs. Among the crowd of kids is the Two-Headed Monster; one head wears a San Francisco Giants hat and cheers every time the giant in the story is mentioned, while the other head cheers for Jack. The monster then wants to hear the story again.
Bforbeard Cartoon B for Beard (poem by Edward Lear)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1147)
CombYourFace
Muppets A monster sings "Comb Your Face."
(First: Episode 1851)
2538.Kidsballoon
Film In a gymnasium, a teacher and some kids play catch with a balloon.
(First: Episode 1088)
Chaplinpaper
Cast Maria (as Charlie Chaplin) tries to throw away a newspaper into a rapidly moving litter can. When she finally does, the exit door also moves and she breaks down the wall.
(First: Episode 0753)
2423-Scuba
Film A scuba diver swims away from.
(First: Episode 0537)
Forgetfulinthedark
Muppets Forgetful Jones, Clementine and Buster are in the dark because Forgetful forgot to turn something on. It's not the water, the electric fan, or the radio ... it's the light!
(First: Episode 1690)
PeacockMath
Cartoon Five tail feathers are subtracted from a peacock.
(First: Episode 1449)
1967d
SCENE 4 Bob sings "Five Pigeons on a Telephone Wire" to the kids (including Tatyana Ali).
2125r
Film Exit
(First: Episode 0935)
BCayard.bear
Cartoon Big Daniel Boone looks for a bear.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0627)
Namethatsound
Muppets Grover is a guest on the game show "Name That Sound."
(First: Episode 1643)
Rollercoaster123

BallFilm-Powder
Film Rollercoaster 1, 2, 3 (original version)
(First: Episode 0254)
1095w
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentErnie, Bert and Shola count fingers.
(First: Episode 0548)
VinceCollinsMagician
Cartoon A magician performs a trick that makes birds appear, and fish can be glimpsed between them.
Artist: Vince Collins
(First: Episode 1614)
1967e
SCENE 5 Herry Monster and kids play with their dolls as Micki announces the sponsors.


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