Sesame Street
Elmo plays with his new goldfish, Barkley
Air date January 8, 1988
Season Season 19 (1987-1988)
Written by Belinda Ward
Directed by Jon Stone
Sponsors I, K, 8

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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
2395a
SCENE 1 Elmo learns how to write and read his name, with help from Bob.
Lowercasei.yellow
Cartoon Dot bounces on top of lower-case 'i'
Artist: Fred Garbers
(First: Episode 0462)
Frogsoftheglen
Muppets Kermit sings "The Frogs in the Glen."
(First: Episode 1786)
2040d
Film Joe Raposo: Pizza (instrumental)
(First: Episode 0416)
1041pinkpanther
Cartoon The Pink Panther - K For Karate
(First: Episode 0241)
0110-KCheer
Muppets Cheers: The Anything Muppets cheer for the letter K. (version #2)
(First: Episode 0101)
Swingalonewithme
Song "Swing Up High" (by Joe Raposo)
(First: Episode 0408)
ItzhakPerlman with girl
Celebrity Itzhak Perlman and a girl demonstrate their strengths and weaknesses.
(First: Episode 1563)
Hippo coconut
Cartoon A hippo tries to get a coconut from a tree.
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 1899)
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SCENE 2 Elmo interrupts Maria and Luis' lunch date by pretending to play waiter. His restaurant doesn't have what they order...except for peanut butter and jelly sandwiches (which the two were already having).
2860.FatCat
Cartoon AT words: A fat cat with a hat sat on a mat. A bat scared the fat cat.
(First: Episode 1101)
GuyVacation1

GuyVacation2
Muppets On Vacation With Guy Smiley
(First: Episode 1877)
1800-19
Cartoon Different uses of a triangle (Spanish version)
(EKA: Episode 1753)
KidsShapes
Film The kids form a triangle and a square.
(First: Episode 0300)
Houseconnectdots
Cartoon A man connects the dots to form a house to escape from the rain.
Artist: Bill Davis
(First: Episode 2218)
Character.bats
Muppets The Count sings "The Batty Bat".
(First: Episode 2096)
OG.8cows
Cartoon 8 cows
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1531)
2395c
SCENE 3 Telly and Gina plan to go to the beach. Telly shows off how he's planned: he has his sunglasses, a hat and some sand and shells in case the beach is lacking any. Gina assures him he won't need those and reminds him of something he's forgotten: a bathing suit.
1839ze
Film Building sandcastles and sand structures at the beach.
(First: Episode 1122)
Caveman-exit
Muppets Caveman Days: EXIT sign
(First: Episode 0300)
2125r
Film Exit
(First: Episode 0935)
Triangleinspace.DavidVO
Scanimate Triangle In Space (David VO)
(First: Episode 1548)
Painter8
Film The Mad Painter #8
(First: Episode 0326)
Olivia-firefly
Cast Olivia sings a song about fireflies as Linda shows some kids how to sign the word.
(First: Episode 1662)
Film-Karate5
Film A man karate chops 5 boards.
(First: Episode 0469)
Rhyme With BUY
Muppets Cookie Monster: Cookie Monster comes to the bakery looking for something delicious that rhymes with BUY. He tries the I (from the MIKE'S BAKERY sign) and the baker's TIE, both of which aren't that delicious. Finally, Guy Smiley comes in and loudly announces that he would like to BUY a PIE. Cookie then knows what he can get in the bakery that rhymes with BUY and is delicious: it's GUY! A chase ensues, and Cookie asks the baker to send him the bill.
(First: Episode 0481)
0926d
Cartoon Boy and the capital "I"
(First: Episode 0368)
2341ze
Film Cat block structure
(First: Episode 1824)
Maria Chaplin brick exit
Cast Maria as Charlie Chaplin tries to leave through the door marked EXIT, but the sign keeps moving, and a brick wall appears behind each opened door. Finally, she makes her own exit through a hole in the wall.
(First: Episode 0832)
2073d
Cartoon K Is For Keyhole
(First: Episode 0489)
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SCENE 4 Elmo introduces Bob to his new pet fish, Barkley. Unlike the dog he's named after, the fish isn't able to do any of the tricks Elmo commands it to. Elmo does notice one thing the two pets have in common: they can both wag their tails.
3-Dolphins
Film Three dolphins jump together.
(First: Episode 0222)
Hockeyplayer
Animation "¡El juega hockey!"
(First: Episode 2114)
2head.Shoes
Muppets Two-Headed Monster tries on shoes.
(First: Episode 2142)
Sandk
Animation Sand K/k
(First: Episode 0645)
Shoerepair
Film The shoe repairman
(First: Episode 0987)
Toon.BESOletters
Cartoon BESO
(First: Episode 0433)
Bigroundnose
Muppets An Anything Muppet sings "Big Round Nose" while pulling the noses off of passersby.
(First: Episode 1950)
2395-Toys
Cartoon A boy bounces on his bed with eight stuffed animals.
Artist: Michael Sporn
(First: Episode 2265)
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SCENE 5 Elmo shows off his tap dancing skills to Barkley the Fish as Bob announces the sponsors.



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