Sesame Street
The Amazing Mumford reverses Maria's age
Air date April 27, 1987
Season Season 18 (1986-1987)
Written by Judy Freudberg
Sponsors N, O, 10

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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Uncle Wally plans to give Oscar a box of old cowboy things, and talks to Maria about his youth as a cowboy. He inadvertently lassoes Gladys the Cow.
Hardworkindog
Song "Cow Dog Song"
(First: Episode 0783)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentCookie Monster and Melody subtract cookies.
(First: Episode 0425)
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Cartoon A little boy puts his mother's mail in the mailbox.
(First: Episode 1497)
1090-03
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie plays doctor and makes Bert be the patient for his check-up. He checks Bert's heart, mouth and more. At the end, Bert wonders how he is feeling, but Ernie can't tell him that until he's a real doctor, twenty three years from now. Bert faints after Ernie's answer and Ernie wonders if there's a doctor in the house.
(First: Episode 0937)
Henson Scanimate 10
Insert Scanimate Films #10
(First: Episode 0120)
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SCENE 2 The Count counts nothing in a box and on the arbor area.
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Film Two boys working at the family Mexican restaurant show how they prepare for the day, and how tacos and enchiladas are made.
(First: Episode 1890)
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Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot and the "ET" family, part 1: WET.
(First: Episode 0473)
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Cartoon A boy recites his own body parts.
(First: Episode 0809)
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Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot and the "ET" family, part 2: SET.
(First: Episode 0473)
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Cartoon A very stressed hen lays 10 eggs, all of which hatch.
(First: Episode 1576)
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Muppets Herbert Birdsfoot and the "ET" family, part 3: MET.
(First: Episode 0473)
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Cast Olivia sings "Everything Grows."
(First: Episode 0998)
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SCENE 3 With Shannon's help, Big Bird does an acrobat trick.
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Film A clown (Dennis Allen) takes off his make-up. Which face do you like better?
(First: Episode 0461)
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Muppets A shark sings about his "Perfecty Pearl-White Teeth."
(First: Episode 1446)
1092-12
Cartoon / Film Things that begin with N: nail, nest, net, notebook, needle, noodle, nuts, napkins, nose. (Don't make noise at night). The letter N is nice.
(First: Episode 0659)
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SCENE 4 Elmo reads a book upside-down.
Closetheopen
Cartoon OPEN -- "Would you mind closing our OPEN?"
(EKA: Episode 0512)
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Film Dr. J helps a little girl to slam dunk a basketball.
(First: Episode 1685)
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Cartoon Leaves falling.
(First: Episode 1822)
Funny Book
Muppets Ernie & Bert — At night, Ernie reads a book that becomes sad, funny, scary, and then surprising. The book elicits the same reactions from Bert.
Song.frogstruggle
Film Joe Raposo sings "Frog Struggle Song."
(First: Episode 0492)
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Muppets Grover talks about the sign "ONE WAY."
(First: Episode 0993)
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Film Letter O hoist
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0338)
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Cartoon Sand O/o.
(First: Episode 0621)
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SCENE 5 The Amazing Mumford shrinks a big tree, and also reverses Maria's age.

(Young Maria is played by Evelyn Escobar).

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Cartoon "That's About the Size of It" by Bud Luckey.
(First: Episode 0279)
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Muppets Alphabet Chat: O
Mr. Chatterly tries to deliver a lecture about the letter O, but is distracted by several things that don't begin with O, like a rabbit walking with a cow. The Anything Muppet producers decide to cancel the show and take down the set.
(First: Episode 0837)
Ostrichfilm
Film Ostriches walk and run. (piano music)
(First: Episode 0339)
Dot Bridge 01 straight
Cartoon 30 Dots #1.
(First: Episode 0001)
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SCENE 6 Telly and Gordon ask the little girl where Maria is, but the little girl turns out to be Maria.
Painter10
Film The Mad Painter #10
(First: Episode 0328)
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Muppets Farley goes to the hat shop. (short take)
(First: Episode 0244)
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Film Cat block structure.
(First: Episode 1824)
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Cartoon The Typewriter: N - Nose
(First: Episode 0793)
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SCENE 7 Mumford accidentally turns Maria, Luis, Gordon, and Uncle Wally into little kids and then changes them back to normal.


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