Sesame Street
Jay Leno visits
Air date January 27, 1988
Season Season 19 (1987-1988)
Written by Mark Saltzman
Sponsors H, M, 6
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.


StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Oscar has written a Grouch cookbook and wants Bob to be in a photograph for it, looking as if he enjoys the mudpie he's made. As Oscar snaps the photo, the plate under the pie breaks, spilling it all over Bob's pants.
Title 01 07 003 0001
Animation A set of blocks reveal a square, a triangle, and a circle.
(First: Episode 1184)
Bayoualphabet
Muppets Kermit says his "ABC's of the Swamp."
(First: Episode 1960)
Toon.ILoveYou
Cartoon A heart that says "I love you" is drawn.
(First: Episode 1971)
PlaygroundRhyme
Film A girl wants to learn a playground rhyme after watching some other girls do it, so one of them teaches her.
(First: Episode 2284)
300002
Cartoon A mouse takes a bite out of a good-smelling M.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0725)
1710o
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover asks Katie to hug him and scratch his tummy.
(First: Episode 1653)
Shot.queenof6
Animation The Queen of Six explores her garden.
(First: Episode 0223)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Big Bird comes into the Fix-It Shop and finds Luis typing messages to Linda at the library using the computer. Big Bird runs back and forth from the shop to the library to see if they're receiving the messages, as Luis asks Linda for a book about fixing guitars. A ragged Big Bird returns to the Fix-It Shop and collapses when he hears Luis read Linda's message, suggesting Big Bird come and pick the book up.
3796-Sand
Animation Sand H/h
(First: Episode 0630)
2096d
Film Joe Raposo sings "Dressed Up."
(First: Episode 0302)
Character.brad
Muppets Ernie & BertBert is preparing to give his nephew Brad a bath, but Ernie chastises him for not providing any bath toys. He brings so many toys that Bert feels there is no longer room for Brad. So as not to waste the water, Ernie hops into the tub.
(First: Episode 1134)
Seisflores
Animation Seis flores
(First: Episode 1591)
1709u
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster shares a pair of headphones.
(First: Episode 1628)
Oranges!!
Film / Animation Oranges are peeled and sliced in stop-motion, and some kids eat them.
(First: Episode 1802)
2941-Shoes
Cartoon One of these things doesn't belong (shoe pairs)
(First: Episode 0490)
1858a

ProudtoBeaCow

1858b
Insert Buster and Fred, dressed as cows, approach Olivia, asking if she knows where Gladys the Cow is. They're helping with a song of hers and the lack of local cows forces them to play some. Gladys arrives and Olivia questions Gladys' loyalty to her species, due to the fact that she's always pretending to be other animals. Gladys is surprised and tells her she is proud, which is the subject of her song. The animals set up by some boxes and Gladys performs "I'm Proud to Be a Cow." Afterward, Olivia is speechless.
(First: Episode 1650)
2356-25
Cartoon Snacks on Parade: Peanut Butter
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1301)
Pageant.flower
Muppets Pageant: Ernie plays the role of Bart, a farm boy who plants a flower. Herry Monster plays the sun, and a nervous Cookie Monster plays a cloud. Bert reluctantly plays the flower. When it is said that Bert made the leaves for his costume out of lettuce leaves, Cookie and Herry proceed to eat the leaves and rip the costume apart.
(First: Episode 0578)
Film.BikeRace
Film Some kids have a bike race by the river.
(First: Episode 1419)
Jayleno-sittingin
SCENE 3 When Johnny can't play "Three of These Things" with Big Bird, Jay Leno fills in.
1708r
Cartoon H for hola (Spanish soundtrack).
(First: Episode 0362)
MariaLinda.HotCold
Cast Maria is dressed for summer weather, while Linda is dressed for the snow. They switch clothes and scenarios.
(First: Episode 1819)
1736c
Cartoon It's a squirrel
Artist: Ishu Patel
(First: Episode 1736)
KidsLovetoBrush
Muppets The Bicuspids sing "Kids Just Love to Brush."
(First: Episode 2060)
David-Rectangle
Film David (in voice-over) finds rectangles.
(First: Episode 0481)
Jayleno-motorcycle
SCENE 4 Jay Leno describes what he has to do before going for a ride on his motorcycle. Big Bird shows up to pull him around on a tricycle instead.
1459.DangerFilm
Film While walking and reading the newspaper, a man barely avoids DANGER on three occasions, but then gets hit by a revolving door.
(First: Episode 0656)
2628DangerElephant
Cartoon A Middle Eastern man narrowly avoids various forms of danger, then trips and falls in a hole.
(First: Episode 1387)
ThisisYourLunch
Muppets Construction worker Sally Smith is the surprise contestant of the on-location game "This Is Your Lunch." Sally must guess the contents of her lunchbox correctly after each food item gives her clues.
(First: Episode 1631)
2914.6fish
Animation Counting animals (1 butterfly, 2 frogs, 3 birds, 4 turtles, 5 bees, 6 fish)
(First: Episode 1700)
Brucestringbean

Song.borntoadd
Muppets Bruce Stringbean, Clarice and S Street Band perform "Born To Add."
(First: Episode 1375)
Film.greentreesnake
Film Green Tree Snake
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0285)
Toon.M.MyMusic
Cartoon A conductor conducts a choir to hum his music ("My Music").
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 1207)
Harveydoorprank
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper sets up a bucket of confetti above a door, so that whoever pulls the rope attached to the bucket will get the confetti dumped on them. Instead, a little girl walks by and pulls the rope, so that the confetti lands on Harvey!
(First: Episode 0353)
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SCENE 5 Jay Leno announces the sponsors then rides off on his motorcycle.


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