Sesame Street
The Adventures of Super Telly!
Air date March 29, 1991
Season Season 22 (1990-1991)
Written by Josh Selig
Directed by Lisa Simon
Production January 7, 1991 (sc. 1, 2, 4)
January 30 (sc. 3, 5)
Sponsors 3, D, B
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.

Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Luis greets the viewer, when Telly runs past, clad in red cape and exclaiming "Whoosh!" Today, he's imagining he's "Super Telly," the monster who never worries. He briefly breaks character to question the color of his cape.
Cartoon Three owls blink.
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1469)
Film Gilberto, who lives in Central America, learns how bricks are made.
(First: Episode 2744)
Cartoon Hortense counts 3 peas.
Artist: Michael Sporn
(First: Episode 2519)
Muppets Three Anything Muppet babies sing "A Baby's Life."
(First: Episode 1423)
Animation D / d (drums and drumsticks)
(EKA: Episode 2326)
SCENE 2 Super Telly whooshes over to Savion and demonstrates his confidence by not worrying about the looming dark cloud in the sky and the impending chaos the rain could cause. Savion then gets a flat tire on his bike, so Super Telly offers a solution - don't worry about it!
Cartoon A rolling circle becomes a square, then a triangle, and various other shapes.
(First: Episode 1465)
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: A widow bird flies from one tree to another.
(First: Episode 0391)
Cartoon A shoemaker shows how he measures (human) feet with his ruler.
(First: Episode 0618)
Muppets Monsterpiece Theater: The Taming of the Shoe
"Grovero" is accompanied by a talking shoe, whom he convinces to cooperate with him and help him get to the Padua Mall.
(First: Episode 2587)
Bforbeard Cartoon B for Beard (poem by Edward Lear)
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1147)
Celebrity Robin Williams demonstrates the uses of knees.
(First: Episode 2765)
Muppets Alien Alphabet
(First: Episode 0277)
Cartoon A little girl leaves everything on in the house, until the TV set recites a poem about sharing electricity.
Muppets Gina introduces Bruno and the Trashmen, who sing a doo-wop song, "Put It in the Trash Can."
(First: Episode 2595)
Cartoon "Why Bears Smile" - a story of a bear who learned which body part to cover when sneezing.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1109)
Film A look at how families do chores both on a farm and in the city.
(First: Episode 2226)
Muppets Muppet and Kid Moments: Grover and Eric observe the differences between fur and skin.
(First: Episode 1642)
Cartoon Christopher Clumsy demonstrates shapes.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0416)
Film Seashells form various patterns in the sand.
(First: Episode 2031)
Cartoon D for danger, dragon, doctor, dinner, and dessert
(EKA: Episode 2235)
SCENE 3 Super Telly is feeling hungry from all his whooshing around. Gordon offers him some of his chicken salad sandwich. Super Telly, who has never eaten this before, ponders the different things he could worry about when eating the sandwich. He regains his confidence and takes a bite, enjoying it so much that he clears Gordon's plate. He doesn't worry about whether or not Gordon feels angry, then meekly confirms this with him.
Cartoon A girl tries to describe what kind of sandwich she wants, but her dad keeps misunderstanding her.
Artist: Cathryn Aison
(First: Episode 1715)
Muppets "Do De Rubber Duck"
(First: Episode 2304)
Animation Finding shapes in colored pixel-blocks
(First: Episode 1455)
Insert Snuffy shows Susan and some kids how to do "The Snuffle Shuffle."
(First: Episode 2225)
Cartoon Howard Coolsell finds out about exercise.
(First: Episode 1631)
Song Joe Raposo sings "Trying and Trying Again."
(First: Episode 0631)
Muppets An Anything Muppet family arranges themselves in different ways.
(First: Episode 0275)
Cartoon Three computer animated fish.
(First: Episode 2792)
SCENE 4 Savion helps Big Bird illustrate on and around by tap dancing on and around some crates.
Cartoon A dog chases a cat around, through, over, and under a doghouse.
(First: Episode 1020)
If I Were
Muppets Kermit the Frog sings "If I Were."
(First: Episode 1676)
Film Alphaquest: D
(First: Episode 2723)
Cartoon Cherries fall through a moving hole onto a man who demonstrates up and down.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 0798)
SCENE 5 Super Telly whooshes around some more, when he's startled by some thunder in the sky. He tries his best not to worry and ropes Gordon into doing some whooshing to keep him from worrying. Gordon announces the sponsors in between whooshes.

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