Sesame Street
Dr. Price looks for movies with canine appeal
Air date March 3, 1987
Season Season 18 (1986-1987)
Written by Luis Santeiro
Sponsors J, U, 3
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.


StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
CountSnuffyTrampoline
Insert Mr. Snuffleupagus is invited to jump on Big Bird's trampoline, and the Count decides to count how many times Snuffy jumps. He counts a total of 19½, with his last jump bouncing him to the top of 123 Sesame Street.
(First: Episode 2148)
Jenny Jeff Jacket
Cartoon A disobedient jacket illustrating words that begin with the letter J annoys an off-screen narrator, which reveals two kids named Jenny and Jeff inside of it.
(First: Episode 0527)
Ssnews.alphabetmine
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Kermit the Frog reports from an alphabet mine where they dig Js. The miners tell him various words that begin with J and Richard presents him with his own J.
Toon.Lookbothways
Cartoon Look both ways before you cross the street
Artist: Ray Favata
(First: Episode 1397)
Watch factory
Film Workers in a watch factory work on watches.
(First: Episode 1029)
NobleOstrich
Cartoon "The Noble Ostrich", a segment about the day-to-day activities of ostriches. Includes an animated appearance by Big Bird.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0998)
2414-Jasper
Cast Jasper Johnson (David) performs his famous "J" Walk for a roaring crowd.
(First: Episode 0761)
Cartoon.Potuses
Cartoon Two kids find different uses for a cooking pot.
(First: Episode 0795)
BillyCrystal01

BillyCrystal02
Celebrity Ricky (Billy Crystal) walks through a letter U, which he thinks is UNBELIEVABLE!
(First: Episode 2083)
Do-with-a-pet
Cartoon What Do You Do With a Pet?
(First: Episode 0465)
Raposo-3isMyFavoriteNumber
Song "Three is My Favorite Number"
(First: Episode 0429)
Character.LeoThePartyMonster
Muppets Leo the Party Monster hosts "The Party Line", a call-in show where he and the callers have a discussion about parties. However, he learns what a discussion really means when one caller dislikes parties.
(First: Episode 2218)
UforUniform
Cartoon U for uniform.
(First: Episode 0702)
Song.scratchmyback
Muppets Bip Bipadotta leads "Scratch My Back" as a song about two monsters named Jack and Jill who swear that they will always be there to scratch each other's backs.
(First: Episode 2191)
2423-Scuba
Film A scuba diver swims away from.
(First: Episode 0537)
ChoclatePudding
Muppets Ernie & BertBert tells Ernie to make a grocery list, but Ernie can't find anything to write with ... except for chocolate pudding. (Bert: "He's improving. Last time he used spaghetti sauce.")
(First: Episode 1967)
Cartoontracks
Cartoon Two kids wonder where some mysterious tracks on the ground come from.
(First: Episode 1056)
2106-Counting
Insert Maria teaches Telly to count to 10 in Spanish with a song.
(First: Episode 1473)
3-Tigers
Cartoon Three tigers dance and play music.
(First: Episode 1642)
ShadowParrot
Film A man makes a shadow puppet of a parrot.
(First: Episode 0601)
Overalls
Cartoon A baby bird falls from a tree. A boy puts him back, and in return, the mother bird saves the boy from embarrassment.
(First: Episode 0550)
3958i
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster builds a Two-Headed Snowman. It's missing noses; they fight over a carrot which breaks in half, solving the problem.
(First: Episode 1622)
2257t
Cartoon 'j' minuscula
(First: Episode 0475)
3956n
Cast Maria and Luis perform "You Say Hola and I Say Hola."
(First: Episode 2062)
MSporn.ABCsoup
Cartoon Kids see animals in their alphabet soup.
Artist: Michael Sporn
(First: Episode 1976)
SchoolAfternoon1

SchoolAfternoon2
Muppets A series of trailers for school-related dramas are shown on WCTW's "School in the Afternoon" block.
(First: Episode 2223)
2040j
Cartoon A man teaches his dog Rover how to read the word SIT.
(First: Episode 0304)
Noimage
SCENE 1 Dr. Nobel Price sets up a film projector in order to conduct an experiment to find what kind of movies Barkley likes. Bob and Linda aren't sure dogs like movies, but Dr. Price is determined to find an answer, considering moving to Hollywood to pursue a career in dog-targeted cinema. He begins to roll a film on his screen...
Film.hippo
Film Hippos
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0415)
Noimage
SCENE 1 cont'd As the film wraps up, Barkley has fallen asleep. Dr. Price makes note of this, believing dogs must not like foreign films. Bob and Linda ask if the experiment is over now, but Dr. Price has a whole stack of films he intends to show Barkley to find just he right one. He knock over the reels, startling Barkley awake. The dog begins to chew on the reel of a snowman film, but Dr. Price tries to get his attention to a film about hamburgers first...
BunFactory
Film Hamburger bun factory
(First: Episode 0615)
3159c
Cartoon A girl explains (in poetry) how she failed trying to make a snowman without using snow.
(First: Episode 0480)
MarchingBand20
Film A marching band counts from 1 to 20.
(First: Episode 0504)
TGUmbrella
Cartoon Typewriter: U for Umbrella
(First: Episode 0808)
Noimage
SCENE 1 cont'd As the Typewriter short plays, Dr. Price notices Barkley intently watching the screen and barking. He believes he's finally found a film dogs will love, but they instead discover Barkley was merely trying to get one of his toy hoops that somehow was placed on the screen corner. Dr. Price shifts gears and decides to now find a movie that will appeal to cats.
FindElephant
Cartoon A girl uses her paint-by-the-numbers set to find an elephant in her picture.
(First: Episode 0510)
Song.thisfrog
Muppets Kermit sings "This Frog."
(First: Episode 0944)
Film-Cornbread
Film Kids at school help make cornbread.
(First: Episode 1218)
Noimage
SCENE 2 The sponsors are announced.



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