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Sesame Street
Merry is LOUD!
Air date November 20, 1992
Season Season 24 (1992-1993)
Written by Emily Perl Kingsley
Directed by Jon Stone
Production September 15-16, 1992
Sponsors D, U, 7


Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN Chicago the Lion joins Merry Monster as she introduces the sponsors for today. She also mentions another topic of the day - quiet and loud. She speaks very quietly, then so loud it scares Chicago away.
SCENE 1 Merry explains what just happened to Big Bird and is confused why Chicago ran off. She re-enacts her yelling, scaring Big Bird off too.
Cartoon A hippo who lives in the country, and likes it quiet, is disturbed when a mouse, who likes it loud, moves in.
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1432)
Song "Old Button Hole"
(First: Episode 1727)
SCENE 2 Chicago and Big Bird explain to Merry why they ran away. She promises not to speak so loudly again, but does it once more to make sure it's the thing they don't want her doing. The two are frightened away once more.
Animation Letter Garden: D
Muppets Tim Robbins and Elmo talk about surprise.
(First: Episode 2766)
Song Sesame Street Creature Feature: Joe Raposo sings "Goats."
(First: Episode 2366)
Cartoon A man (voiced by Jack Dodson) describes places that begin with U and what you can do with the letter U.
(First: Episode 0416)
Film A girl narrates a film of how pan dulce, Mexican bread, is made.
Cartoon Seven rabbits
Artist: Owe Gustafson
(First: Episode 1493)

Muppets / Cast Luis reads the kids "The Story of the Princess." A prince happens upon a sleeping princess, but finds no successful way of waking her up. He recalls the Sleeping Beauty method and kisses her, which wakes her up, but also turns him into a frog.
(First: Episode 2416)
Cartoon 40 lemmings (doo-wop)
(First: Episode 2873)
Film A little girl needs HELP getting on a horse.
(First: Episode 0484)
Cartoon Rap #7
(First: Episode 2506)
Muppets Guy Smiley hosts "What's Prairie's Problem?" in which contestants try to figure out why Prairie Dawn can't use one of her senses (i.e., which part of her face is covered).
(First: Episode 2466)
Film Katie is going to be a big sister.
(First: Episode 2769)
Muppets "Fat Cat"
(First: Episode 0536)
Cartoon D-dart
(First: Episode 0292)

Insert Lillian stops at the Fix-It Shop to pick up her radio. She and Luis notice Barkley sleeping, and wonder what he's dreaming about. In Barkley's dream sequence, he sleeps in a field, when he hears some kids calling for him to play frisbee with them. One of the kids throws it high up into the air, and in slow motion, Barkley chases it and catches it in mid-air. He feels so happy as the kids play with him in the grass. Luis and Lillian wake Barkley up, and he feels disappointed that his good dream is over.
(First: Episode 2969)
Cartoon We Are Kids from Far and Wide: India
(First: Episode 2758)
Film A CERRADO sign spins around. A girl tries opening the door, but it's closed.
(First: Episode 0937)
Muppets Cerrado with Maria and an Anything Muppet (part 1). He sings a song about how everything is Cerrado, and at the end Maria gives him an Abierto sign, which opens everything in the house.
Cartoon Christopher Clumsy jumps over a hole and says that he fooled the viewer. He then walks into a wall.
(First: Episode 0439)
Film Kids play in the snow.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0292)
Muppets Abierto with Maria and an Anything Muppet (part 2). Now he sings a similar song about Abierto, and Maria's Cerrado sign closes everything.
Cartoon A loud-voiced girl talks about her dog, Pete.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1266)
SCENE 3 Gina finds Baby Bear in a football uniform. Today, he's playing with Merry instead of Goldilocks. Merry shows up in her baseball uniform. They cry out "Uh-oh!" and dash off, returning with the opposite sport outfit. They go back and forth doing this, explaining to Gina it's a game they're playing - the UH-OH Game.
Cartoon The Typewriter: D - Daisy
(First: Episode 0795)
Muppets The Count sings "The Batty Bat."
(First: Episode 2096)
Cartoon A U train spells the words "unite," "U-turn," "underground," "up," and "universe."
(First: Episode 0624)
Film Megan goes to the doctor and gets a cast on her arm so it can heal.
(First: Episode 1205)
Muppets Ernie & Bert β€” Ernie comes from finishing his bath, and tells Bert that there's something that he forgot. Bert asks if he's washed behind his ears, his neck, and his elbows. Finally, Ernie remembers that he forgot to turn off the water in the tub -- as the water level rises.
(First: Episode 0347)
Animation Cecille sings "Brushin' Down the Doggies."
(First: Episode 2862)
SCENE 4 Baby Bear and Merry continue to play, as Gina tries to explain the concept to Maria. Big Bird announces the sponsors.

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