Sesame Street
Luis' missing watch
Air date March 11, 1987
Season Season 18 (1986-1987)
Written by Sonia Manzano
Sponsors A, S, 5
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
Noimage
SCENE 1 Chip and Dip take offense when Bob can't tell the two apart. He sings a song about his perspective of the situation, but promises to be more mindful of their differences in the future. The two cats then scurry off with his lunch.
Aisforape
Cartoon Speech Balloon: A for Ape
(First: Episode 0006)
Kidband.square
Film Marching band forms a square
(First: Episode 0514)
TheTradingGame
Muppets Guy Smiley hosts "The Trading Game" with contestants Oscar the Grouch and Sally Screamer.
(First: Episode 0279)
2415-Chickens
Cartoon A mother hen sings to her new hatchling about crossing the street.
Artist: Michael Sporn
(EKA: Episode 1974)
Erniebertnewspaper
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie has a question, but Bert is reading the newspaper. Ernie hums and talks to Rubber Duckie until Bert gives up reading the paper in exasperation. Then Ernie can ask his question: Can he borrow the newspaper?
(First: Episode 0042)
5swans
Cartoon Five Swans
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1460)
Film.greenbeans
Film Kids pick green beans in the field. Later their mom cooks the beans, and they eat them.
(First: Episode 0944)
Animalseatcrunchy
Cartoon Animals who eat crunchy things have nice teeth.
(First: Episode 1487)
Ceaser-Noses
Celebrity The Professor (Sid Caesar) talks to the kids about the nose. A Honker adds one can honk their nose.
(First: Episode 2035)
2096t
Cartoon S - Snake: A snake charmer irritates the snake.
(First: Episode 0063)
Film.WhoAmI-Olivia.song
Song Olivia sings "The Riddle."
(First: Episode 1721)
Greeny!!
Cartoon An orange ball tries to pet a green ball, which growls, scaring him away.
(First: Episode 2118)
1396n
Muppets Biff hangs numbers under Salvador Dada's paintings in an art museum.
(First: Episode 0707)
Toon.Acrobats
Cartoon A for Acrobats
(First: Episode 0797)
Bayoualphabet
Muppets Kermit says his "ABC's of the Swamp."
(First: Episode 1960)
2477za
Cartoon "¡Él juega fútbol!"
(First: Episode 2104)
Noimage
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and Polly count five fingers.
(First: Episode 0279)
Square cartoon
Cartoon A square is fit into many different things, such as a truck, window, television, etc.
(First: Episode 0316)
2062e
Insert Piri names body parts as he breakdances, with Maria, Olivia, David and the children looking on.
(First: Episode 2062)
Aapestory
Cartoon A story about an ape and a bird, using the letter A.
(First: Episode 0158)
MumfCarrot
Muppets Grover asks The Amazing Mumford if he could make his carrot disappear, provided that some smoke appears. Mumford performs the trick and Grover is impressed by the puff of smoke, however he fails to notice Mumford chomping on his carrot. When Grover asks Mumford to make the carrot reappear, he replies that he can't because he ate it ("You didn't say anything about magic!").
(First: Episode 1210)
2795r
Film Parts of a clown are shown in close-up as kids guess what it is.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0428)
Darton1to5
Muppets Polly Darton sings "Counting One to Five."
(First: Episode 1810)
3087.redgreenmonster
Cartoon A boy puts a red and green monster together using a diagram.
(First: Episode 1014)
Ssnffarm
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Old MacDonald says a spaceship has landed on his farm. A dog emerges with a frisbee in its mouth, and MacDonald mistakes the frisbee for the spaceship. But before long, a real spaceship lands on the farm, and out of it come the Martians. The scene ends in chaos.
(First: Episode 2021)
Toon.A.Space
Cartoon A for astronaut, airplane, airport and automobile.
(First: Episode 2250)
1736w
Film A saxophone is made in a factory, while a solo saxophone underscores the process.
(First: Episode 1446)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Luis hurriedly begins stuff prizes inside a piñata for Mr. Macintosh's birthday party. Big Bird comes into the Fix-It Shop and Luis asks him to put everything on the counter into the piñata as he answers the phone. Big Bird finds Luis' watch among the items and per Luis' broad instruction, he tosses it into the piñata. Luis wants to make sure he's not late for the party, but can't seem to find his watch anywhere...
Statue10birds
Cartoon Ten brightly-beaked birds land on a statue.
(First: Episode 1524)
2234-ThreeKids
Insert Three of These Kids are jumping rope, but the fourth one is sitting down and reading a book.
(First: Episode 0415)
Packsuitcase
Cartoon A girl has trouble closing her suitcase after she's packed it, but has help from her four-legged friend.
(First: Episode 1469)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Elmo swings by the shop and thinks the piñata is a little friend. Inside, he hears the ticking of Luis' watch and thinks the creature has eaten it. Luis is delighted to find his watch and explains to Elmo why the piñata is not alive.
6Snakes
Cartoon Six snakes spent Saturday on the sand.
(First: Episode 1669)
Butilikeyou
Muppets Ernie and Bert sing "But I Like You."
(First: Episode 1952)
1246-Shdaow
Film A man makes a shadow puppet of an elephant.
(First: Episode 0593)
MariaChaplin.ShirtsTowels
Cast A voiceover instructs Maria as Chaplin where to put the shirts and the towels.
(First: Episode 0541)
Splasho.top
Cartoon The Magnificent Splasho goes from the top of the ladder to the bottom of the water tank.
(First: Episode 0655)
ForgetfulJonesandtheCount
SCENE 4 Count von Count encounters Forgetful Jones, who lists the various things he's forgotten over the years as the Count counts them. Both appreciate what their newfound friendship has done - Forgetful can remember things he's forgotten, and the Count gets to count things.



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