Sesame Street
Air date January 5, 1988
Season Season 19 (1987-1988)
Written by Luis Santeiro
Sponsors C, J, 3
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Linda has invited Telly to have lunch outside Hooper's Store. While she gets their food, Barkley tugs the tablecloth off, causing a mess. Telly wonders how he can explain what happened if he can't sign. He does some gestures, indicating what happened. Linda properly reprimands Barkley and Telly thinks he's better at signing than he thought.
Typewriterguy
Cartoon The Typewriter: C-cat
(First: Episode 0779)
Song.doggypaddle
Song Joe Raposo sings "Doggy Paddle."
(First: Episode 1967)
Whatif.rabbit-turtle
Cartoon What if a turtle and rabbit switched appearances?
(First: Episode 0483)
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.
(EKA: Episode 2302)
1839zl
Cartoon J - Jam
(First: Episode 0012)
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SCENE 2 Luis plays and sings "Las Chiapanecas" with Snuffy and the kids.
Toon.3blackbirds
Cartoon Luis counts three blackbirds, which lay three eggs.
(EKA: Episode 2242)
ShadowParrot
Film A man makes a shadow puppet of a parrot.
(First: Episode 0601)
FleaCamp
Cartoon A flea sets up camp on a dog.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1004)
Squeal of Fortune title

Patplayjacks
Muppets Prairie Dawn and The Count are contestants on "Squeal of Fortune."
(First: Episode 2331)
Rollercoaster123

Cherries!
Film Number Three Ball Film (cherry version)
(First: Episode 0744)
Maria.DogTV

DailyWoofWoof
Insert Maria tries to understand what Barkley wants, and imagines herself as the only human in a world inhabited by dogs. In her dream, Barkley is seen in everything on TV, and even runs Hooper's Store, which now carries the newspaper "The Daily Woof-Woof." Back in reality, Maria gives Barkley a good scratch, which is what he wanted.
Trollmirror
Cartoon A troll draws different faces on herself in front of a mirror.
(First: Episode 0800)
Song.imaginethat
Muppets Ernie sings "Imagine That" about things that he sometimes imagines to be: first a knight in shining armor who battles a dragon, then a sailor, and finally, himself.
(First: Episode 2142)
2257r
Cartoon The 'J' Train
(First: Episode 1169)
GordonFilm01

GordonFilm02
Film / Cast Gordon hangs out in a classroom. He joins the kids and the teacher as they play with an elastic rope and get into different shapes.
(First: Episode 1068)
Toon.IN
Cartoon A colorful, rhythmic demonstration of the word IN
(First: Episode 0337)
Herry's ABC Secret
Muppets Grover tells Herry's secret (which is actually the alphabet) to Pamela, who tells Fenwick, who tells Rosemary. Herry says to Grover, "You're very good at reciting the alphabet ... but you're lousy at keeping secrets!"
(First: Episode 0360)
Toon.String
Cartoon Different ways to use a string
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 0980)
Wheelsonmyfeet
Insert Big Bird sings about "Wheels on My Feet" while roller skating down the street.
(First: Episode 1483)
1095m
Cartoon C is for Canary
(First: Episode 0703)
1839zc
Muppets Sesame Street pageants
Prairie Dawn presents a pageant about feelings. Bert dresses as Cupid to represent love -- but his lines don't ring true. Instead, he sings his own song about love. He sings that to him, love means pigeons, oatmeal -- and Ernie.
(First: Episode 1731)
2233-Kayak
Film A man spins in circles while riding in his kayak.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0297)
GroverCarlinaLove
Muppets Muppet and Kid Moments: Grover and Karlena talk about the word "love" on a sign.
1095i Cartoon "I've Got a Mind" -- bouncing a ball
(First: Episode 0293)
Forgetful.Cosby
Muppets / Celebrity Forgetful Jones has gathered Lisa Bonet, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Tempestt Bledsoe, and Keshia Knight Pulliam to help him with something, but he can't remember what it is. One by one, each kid has to leave, leaving Forgetful alone. At the last minute, Forgetful remembers what he wanted the kids to help him with: to explain what subtraction is.
(First: Episode 2165)
Farmer.Noisy.Quiet
Animation George the Farmer demonstrates noisy and quiet.
(First: Episode 0241)
OneTwoBlues
Cast / Muppets Olivia sings about her "One Two Blues" with two Anything Muppets.
(First: Episode 1493)
Walk-IN
Cartoon A man walks in an IN.
(First: Episode 0511)
SS-ClementineandCows
Muppets Clementine, Gladys the Cow and some cows sing "I Love Moo."
(First: Episode 2194)
ManDogDiscussion2
Cartoon A dog has a discussion with his master about where to go.
Artist: Dan Haskett
MarchingBand-3
Film Marching Band #3
(First: Episode 0517)
Dot Bridge 01 straight
Cartoon Dot Bridge #1
(First: Episode 0001)
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SCENE 3 Luis plays the "Mexican Hat Dance" as Snuffy and the kids dance. The sponsors are announced.


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