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Sesame Street
Air date April 29, 1988
Season Season 19 (1987-1988)
Written by Christian Clark
Sponsors T, V, 4


Picture Segment Description

Insert Big Bird wishes Luis, Gordon, the kids, Mr. Macintosh, Barkley, Olivia, and the viewer good morning. He sings "Good Morning Mr. Sun" afterwards.
(First: Episode 2079)
Film The letter T is a very useful letter.
(First: Episode 0402)
1095h.jpg Muppets Cookie Monster and Ernie: Ernie and Cookie Monster discuss hope. Ernie has something in a brown paper bag, and asks Cookie Monster what he hopes it is. Cookie Monster hopes that it is a cookie. It turns out that Ernie has ten cookies in the bag.
(First: Episode 0233)
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Cartoon Geometry of Circles #4 "Six Circles Connected"
(First: Episode 1437)
Film Fireworks Alphabet
(First: Episode 1104)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit reports on the London Fog.
(First: Episode 2360)
Cartoon How many legs does a horse have?
(First: Episode 1523)
SCENE 1 Ruby comes into Hooper's, and notices that Gina has a pocketbook, just like she does. They notice that they keep the exact same things in their pocketbooks, such as a comb, some tissues, a pencil and pad, and an address book. Ruby also likes to play with her pocketbook and pretend it's a truck.
Cartoon "The Adventures of Clever Bill!" The main character solves conflicts between two giants fighting over who was going to take the first bite of an apple, and two girls fighting over who would first bounce a big red rubber ball. However, the conflict between two ogres arguing over who would get into a sleeping bag full of mashed bananas is too gross for Clever Bill to resolve, due to the second ogre saying that the other one got his part of the bargain by swimming in cabbage juice; but in the end, he says "Two out of three isn't bad."
(First: Episode 2068)

Muppets Guy Smiley hosts "The Eating Game", in which plates get to meet foods and take them to dinner. The contestant foods are a fish, an ear of corn, and a glass of milk.
(First: Episode 2329)
Cartoon "Β‘El juega hockey!"
(First: Episode 2114)
Film A group of kids pick apples in an orchard, and take them into the cider mill to make apple cider.
(First: Episode 1585)
Muppets / Celebrity Billy Dee Williams and Mr. Honker count backwards from 10 to 1. Mr. Honker has to blow his nose before he can honk the last number.
(First: Episode 1819)
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Cartoon Pinball Number Count #4
(First: Episode 0984)
SCENE 2 Big Bird prepares to read a poem about the wind, but finds it difficult when the wind keeps blowing away his page. He decides instead to recite a poem about the rain, and right then and there, it starts raining. "Did you ever have one of those days?"
Film Footage of a baby learning to walk.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0427)
Muppets A group of female Anything Muppets sing about the many things "Women Can Be."
(First: Episode 0773)
Cartoon What if an anteater had the features of a giraffe?
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0422)
Cast The Alphabet Dancers form the letter V.
(First: Episode 0455)
Cartoon V for violin
(First: Episode 2386)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Don Music successfully "writes" the Alphabet Song, with help from his surroundings.
(First: Episode 1227)
Animation Slide puzzle - elephant
(First: Episode 0389)
Cartoon La letra T es para tigre, tomate, taxi, toro, telefono, televisiΓ³n, y el terrible tiburon.
(First: Episode 0351)
Insert Maria visits Oscar the Grouch to give him some basura (trash). She passionately sings a song about the word, which appeals to Oscar.
(First: Episode 2157)
Cartoon At night, Elizabeth counts five lights going on and off.
(First: Episode 1538)
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment β€” Grover and Eric observe the differences between fur and skin.
(First: Episode 1642)
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Film George the Farmer demonstrates above and below.
(First: Episode 0262)

Muppets The City Mouse and the Country Mouse
Part 1 of 2

The Country Mouse lives peacefully on the farm when his cousin, the City Mouse, comes to visit. The City Mouse is appalled that his cousin lives in a haystack, eats acorns, and listens to birdsong. He invites his cousin to come visit him in the city.
(First: Episode 0314)
Only Part 1 is shown in this episode.
Cartoon T es para telefono
(First: Episode 0362)
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster finds a TELEPHONE, and reads the word.
(First: Episode 1569)
Film An Hispanic boy gets up, gets dressed and goes to school as Spanish music plays (A la luna no voy yo).
(First: Episode 0429)
Cartoon Mr. Tweak can't sleep because his neighbor above snores, and his neighbor below sneezes.
Artist: Abe Levitow
(First: Episode 0528)
SCENE 3 Gina asks Telly to watch Baby Natasha for a little while. Gina suggests to Telly that he and Natasha could play peek-a-boo, but Telly doesn't remember how. Natasha does, and they both have fun together.
Cartoon A boy listens to his surroundings by the ocean, until his mom calls him for lunch.
(First: Episode 2053)
Muppets Bert sings "Doin' the Pigeon".
(First: Episode 0536)
Cartoon T for typewriter and toe
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 0506)

SCENE 4 Ruby has trouble putting her fur in a bun, because she can't use the mirror and put in the bobby pin at the same time. Gina helps her out, and once she's done, Ruby starts pretending she's a kangaroo jumping around. Telly announces the sponsors, and the credits roll.

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