Sesame Street
Snuffy as a baby
Air date January 13, 1987
Season Season 18 (1986-1987)
Written by Mark Saltzman
Production October 15, 1986
Sponsors C, P, 10
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.


StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
Noimage
SCENE 1 Oscar is slightly annoyed by the sight of Miles playing with some shoeboxes by his trash can. He changes his mind when he learns Gordon was going to throw them out, then Miles began playing with them instead. Oscar sees a little bit of Grouch in this child after all.
Do-with-a-pet
Cartoon What Do You Do With a Pet?
(First: Episode 0465)
Erniebert-goldfish
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie wants to go outside and play catch, but Bert gets him interested in watching his goldfish.
(First: Episode 1422)
Counting 10 to 1
Cartoon Counting 10 to 1.
(First: Episode 0480)
0926v
Song "Sharing Swing with Kids Song (Share in Your Fun with Another Someone)"
(First: Episode 0926)
200019
Cartoon An old woman goads a man into guessing who she met today. Through the clues she gives, he soon finds out she's referring to him.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0798)
GroverDoctor
Muppets Grover goes to the doctor for a check-up, and describes to the viewer what the doctor is doing. Grover gets scared when it's time for a booster shot, but is so scared that he doesn't notice when he gets it.
(First: Episode 1968)
1095m
Cartoon C is for Canary
(First: Episode 0703)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Gordon is reading a book to Miles, who starts drinking from a cup all on his own for the first time. Gordon eagerly calls Susan over so they can mark down the event in Miles' baby book. They explain what the book is to Big Bird and Mr. Snuffleupagus, who recalls he has one at home and goes off to get it. He does note his will be slightly different, as he took his first sips from a bucket, not a cup.
WhiteShellSand
Animation A white shell is uncovered in the sand.
(First: Episode 2061)
Eskimohome
Muppets "Home to Me"
(First: Episode 2093)
Cat-toon
Cartoon C is for Cat
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 1141)
WeaverBird
Song Joe Raposo sings "Weaver Bird."
(First: Episode 0372)
0926m
Celebrity Edith Ann says she can count to five, but won't.
(First: Episode 0926)
Film.BikeRace
Film Some kids have a bike race by the river.
(First: Episode 1419)
Cookie Ernie hat boxes
Muppets Ernie & Bert — Ernie purchases a straw hat for Bert, and asks Cookie Monster which box the hat will go in.
(First: Episode 0438)
2090-Blobs
Cartoon A large blob shoves a tiny one out of the way and declares, "I'm big!" The tiny one thinks for a moment and declares, "I'm me!"
Artist: Janet Perlman
(First: Episode 1637)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Snuffy has returned with his large baby book. As they look at the information inside, they compare it to Miles' baby book, finding Snuffy was bigger as a baby in every respect. Big Bird wishes he could see baby Snuffy in action, so Snuffy goes off to get some of his old home movies.
Planet
Cartoon P for Planet
(First: Episode 2008)
2096p
Film A film insert about washing elephants at the Bronx Zoo. The song "Splish Splash" is used in part of the segment.
(First: Episode 1934)
VinceCollinsMagician
Cartoon A magician performs a trick that makes birds appear, and fish can be glimpsed between them.
Artist: Vince Collins
(First: Episode 1614)
LifestylesBigLittle

LifestylesBigLittle2
Muppets Dicky Tick hosts "Lifestyles of the Big and Little."
(First: Episode 2206)
Word.OUT!
Cartoon A man sees a giant OUT, yells the word, and everyone runs out of it.
(First: Episode 0550)
HarveyC
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper looks inside a paper bag and laughs and asks his next victim, "Wanna see?" The man says yes, so Harvey puts a letter C on him.
(First: Episode 0294)
Letter C toon
Cartoon A man gets a letter C in the mail.
(First: Episode 0294)
Film.babylearnstowalk
Film Human and animal babies learn to walk.
(First: Episode 1728)
2505c

2505d
SCENE 4 In Gordon and Susan's apartment, everyone watches some of Snuffy's old home movies, particularly "Snuffy's First Steps."
PforPainting
Cartoon P is for Painting
(First: Episode 0764)
1800-16
Film The Flashettes track team trains for an upcoming race.
(First: Episode 1151)
TwoHeaderSandwich
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster shares a sandwich.
(First: Episode 1479)
BowlingSubtraction
Cartoon "Ten Pins"
Artist: Michael Sporn
2412-Snow
Film Snow in the city
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0429)
2760-Elbows
Cast Gordon, Maria and Luis sing a song about elbows.
(First: Episode 2149)
2040e
Cartoon "Ten Turtles"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0425)
Khome.sunglasses
Muppets Grover wants to sell Kermit the Frog a pair of sunglasses, but Kermit doesn't have a nose or ears to hold the sunglasses up with, so Grover gives Kermit a pair of sunglasses with attached ears, nose, and mustache (which Grover adds is optional).
(First: Episode 1727)
Jazz10
Cartoon Jazz #10
(First: Episode 0193)
2623-Scuba
Film Kids compare animals and human tools and technology.
(First: Episode 0491)
Noimage
SCENE 5 Big Bird and Snuffy prepare to leave the Robinsons' apartment, but Snuffy can't fit through the door; he can't even remember how he got inside to begin with. He and Big Bird think of a solution and when one doesn't come to mind, they call for Gordon's help.



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