Sesame Street
Slimey's hard day
Air date March 17, 1994
Season Season 25 (1993-1994)
Written by David Korr
Sponsors K, U, 9
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Picture Segment Description
COLD OPEN Elmo finds Gina giving comfort to Slimey, who's had a hard day so far. Gina intends to explain more in a moment and goes to get him some soup first.
SCENE 1 Gina details the day so far for Elmo. Early in the morning, she had to do some cleaning in the back room of Hooper's Store. So, she set up a bell with a sign altering customers to ring for service. Slimey showed up to get some supplies for his dinner with Crawlamina, but Gina was unable to see him behind the sign. Before she continues the story, Gina goes to make Slimey a nice sandwich.
Song Joe Raposo sings "Trying and Trying Again."
(First: Episode 0631)
Animation Playing cards form a capital and lowercase K as a queen and a jack tango.
(First: Episode 3190)
Cartoon K for kangaroo
(First: Episode 2498)
Film Ornate Ks fly through the air to a song.
Artist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 2945)

Muppets Colambo: The Great Plum Plunder
Colambo, in his office, decides to have a piece of Christmas pie, when he notices a plum missing from it. He asks the janitor, Little Jack Horner, some questions about what he was doing in the corner. It turns out that Jack had stuck in his thumb and pulled out the plum.
On the title card, the story is credited to J. Mazzarino.
(First: Episode 3121)
Film The floating kids form a square.
(First: Episode 3132)
Animation Cecille sings "The Game of Make Believe."
(First: Episode 2864)
SCENE 2 Gina's story continues - Slimey hops up on top of a box, hoping he will be seen better. He then loses his balance just when she looks his way, obscuring him from view again. He then gets swept up in some items that Gina sends Snuffy to deliver to Finders Keepers. Gina now leaves to get Slimey a cool cloth for his head and promises to finish her story when she gets back.
Cartoon A dog learns about U.
(First: Episode 0131)
Muppets Ethel Mermaid sings "I Get a Kick Out of U."
(First: Episode 3127)
Animation Sand U/u
(First: Episode 0624)
Song Sesame Street Creature Feature: The Marmoset
(First: Episode 2487)
Cartoon Which legs belong on the man?
(First: Episode 1691)
Cartoon Three take away two is one rabbit.
(First: Episode 3163)
Cartoon Jasper and Julius: Apple
(First: Episode 0485)
Film A blind class goes on a field trip to the park, using their other senses to experience their surroundings. The teacher sings "If You're Happy and You Know It."
(First: Episode 2566)
SCENE 3 In the final part of Gina's story, Slimey crawls from Snuffy's tail to the tip of his snuffle, hoping to be seen. However, Snuffy has fallen asleep and Slimey's attempts to wake him instead cause Snuffy to sneeze. Slimey flies all the way back to Hooper's, right in Gina's pocket. In the present, Gina adds that Slimey's dinner mate then had to cancel, so Elmo offers to eat with Slimey instead.
Cartoon Rap #9
(First: Episode 2509)
Cartoon Clown Honking #9
Cartoon A painter paints a Number Nine, then hangs it.
(First: Episode 1488)
Muppets Count von Count sings “One Bark (and Two Meows).”
(First: Episode 3083)
Cartoon Something's missing ... is it a frog or a dog?
(EKA: Episode 2486)
Film Rodrigo lives in the Philippines. He and his family like spending a day at the park.
Animation Arnold uses his imagination.
Artist: Craig Bartlett
(First: Episode 2754)
Celebrity Maya Angelou leads Big Bird and some kids in a ring game, "Little Sally Walker."
(First: Episode 3171)
Cartoon A dog-shaped television
Animation inspired by Keith Haring
(First: Episode 3045)
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster looks at its own SHADOW.
(First: Episode 2578)
Cartoon An alien asks a boy for directions to the baseball diamond.
Artist: Bill Davis
(First: Episode 1877)
Film A girl learns to write "river" in Chinese.
Song "Rollin' on the River"
(First: Episode 2783)
Cartoon A girl narrates a poem about the sad time when her goldfish died.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(First: Episode 1378)
Insert Big Bird and Snuffy sing a guessing game song about each other.
(First: Episode 2813)
Cartoon Can a cat bark?
(First: Episode 0859)
Film A park ranger speaks to a group of kids about trees and the fruits that come from them. Then all the kids hug a tree.
(First: Episode 2891)
1095r Cartoon "Have you seen my NO?"
(First: Episode 0773)
Muppets Grover tries to demonstrate first and last by being first in line, but the other monsters keep switching on him.
(First: Episode 1307)
Cartoon A face is drawn, but the mouth complains when it is drawn last.
(First: Episode 1897)
Song "Fixin' My Hair"
(First: Episode 2734)
Cartoon African quilt pattern
(First: Episode 3145)
Film Farmer McFay demonstrates subtraction with six fruits.
(First: Episode 3216)
Cartoon Edgar Turtle sings "Green Grow the Rushes, O."
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 2440)
SCENE 4 Gina and Elmo dine on some lettuce with Slimey in the arbor, as Snuffy announces the sponsors.

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