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Sesame Street Old School Outlines

Discussion in 'Fan Fiction' started by cjd874, Jul 12, 2014.

  1. cjd874

    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 132 features Herry Monster, Oscar, Big Bird, the Count, Mr. Hooper, Maria, and Luis. Plus, Ernie shows off his A machine and Grover takes his monster friends along for a boating trip.


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 132


    Season 6: Herry Monster and Luis build a birdhouse/Oscar sells pickles/Simon Soundman’s birdcalls

    Sponsors: A, O, 6


    Scene 1: Luis welcomes the viewer and says that he’s going to teach Herry Monster how to build a birdhouse. Herry comes in, and they start working on it together.

    Cartoon: A girl talks about playing with her sled in the snow

    Muppets: Lefty the Salesman asks Ernie the musical question, “Would You Like to Buy an O?”

    Cartoon: O is for Orange (art by Bruce Cayard)

    Scene 2: Herry and Luis have finished building the birdhouse and admire their work. Then Big Bird sees it and asks them if they can build him a birdhouse! Luis: “A big one?” Big Bird: “No, just a small one for my cousin Sparky…he’s a sparrow.”

    Film/Song: “Weaver Bird” (by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: The Country Fiddler – Six Snails

    Cartoon: Rolling “O” (art by the Hubleys)

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Grover and John-John talk about love, and count one penny

    Film: A snowman couple is built and dressed

    Cartoon: O is for Open (speech balloon)

    Cartoon: Would you mind closing our “OPEN”?

    Scene 3: Simon Soundman makes noises of animals that start with O: owl, ox, and orangutan. Maria holds up pictures of each animal.

    Film/Song: Henson #6

    Muppets/Song: “It’s Cold”

    Cartoon: A witch tells a story with “A” words

    Cartoon: Imagining squares

    Film: Various things become OPEN

    Scene 4: Simon Soundman makes birdcalls for Big Bird, who identifies them as crow, chicken, and eagle noises.

    Muppets: Ernie shows Bert his A machine, which makes “A” while the sun shines

    Cartoon: Estoy llorando/I am crying (voices by Sonia Manzano and Northern Calloway)

    Muppets/Song: Little Jerry and the Monotones sing, “Sad”

    Film: The hippopotamus

    Cast: Susan, Bob, and Maria demonstrate addition and subtraction

    Cartoon: A man explains what an alligator is

    Muppets: Grover’s rowboat (part 1)

    Film: A marching band forms a square

    Muppets: Grover’s rowboat (part 2)

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #6

    Muppets: Grover’s rowboat (part 3)

    Cartoon: Sand A/a

    Scene 5: Oscar is selling pickles from his trashcan. His wares are covered in peanut butter, chocolate syrup, mayonnaise, and other condiments. Luis, Maria, and Mr. Hooper refuse to buy pickles, but Oscar is determined to make a sale.

    Muppets: Ernie decides which shelf he should put Bert’s vase on

    Cartoon: A large bully recites an alphabet poem to a mild-mannered gardener

    Scene 6: The Count comes along and wants to buy all of Oscar’s pickles…not to eat, but to count!

    Muppets: Kermit adds six Twiddlebugs, and at the end they throw a party

    Film: Letter O hoist

    Muppets: Cookie Monster goes to Mike’s bakery to buy something that rhymes with “buy.” He ends up eating an “I,” the baker’s tie, and he even chases Guy Smiley!

    Cartoon: Adding ladybugs and lizards

    Scene 6: The Count knocks on Oscar’s can and asks if he has more pickles to count. As Oscar tries to tell him off, Mr. Hooper announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Luis, David, and a kid. CTW sign still: Bob.


    CAST:

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Bert, Grover, Cookie Monster, Lefty the Salesman, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as Herry Monster, the Count, Simon Soundman, Little Jerry, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, Guy Smiley, AMs
     
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  2. cjd874

    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 134 features SAM the Robot, Oscar, Big Bird, Susan, Gordon, Bob, and Maria. Plus, Farley goes to the hat shop, Roosevelt Franklin counts to 10, and Ernie and Bert imagine that they've switched personalities.


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 133


    Season 4: SAM the Robot counts 12 people/Oscar packs for a vacation

    Sponsors: J, M, 12


    Scene 1: Bob and the kids match pairs of eating utensils.

    Cartoon: Jasper is afraid that he’s lost his elbow, until his friend tells him that it’s still in his arm

    Muppets: Ernie and Cookie Monster match pairs of mittens, shoes, and gloves before putting them away. Then Cookie Monster shows him how he puts away matching cookies!

    Film: Slide puzzle of a truck

    Cartoon: The J story

    Film/Song: “Look at This” (a close-up of a boat)

    Muppets: Two groups of Muppets (including Herry Monster) get into teams based on the letters and numbers on their shirts

    Cartoon: A guitar-playing girl is drawn on the screen as several kids guess what it is

    Scene 2: Oscar asks Gordon to help him pack for a vacation. They pack a hat, a pair of sandals, a pair of cracked sunglasses, a bathing suit, a bottle of sunscreen, and a beach umbrella. Gordon guesses that Oscar is going to the beach, but Oscar is actually going to the city dump!

    Cartoon: 12 rocks (animation by Jim Henson)

    Muppets: Farley goes to the hat shop

    Scene 3: Gordon and Big Bird talk to the kids about things to do at the beach.

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert imagine what it would be like if their personalities were reversed

    Film/Song: “J Jump” (by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: I thought a thought about small things… (art by Cliff Roberts)

    Muppets: Kermit gives a lecture about short and long. Grover uses ladders as a visual aid.

    Cartoon: A boy goes fishing, but only catches letters. As a result, he decides to make alphabet soup.

    Film: George the Farmer shows short and long using a ladder and a board

    Cartoon/Song: “It’s Springtime”

    Scene 4: Susan says that the word “jelly” starts with J, and asks the kids what foods have jelly on them. The kids name peanut butter & jelly sandwiches, English muffins, and toast. Then Oscar pops up and says that he puts jelly on his anchovies and fried chicken, making Susan nauseous.

    Muppets: Ernie has forgotten something after his bath. Bert asks if he washed his face, his ears, and other parts of his body. Ernie did, but then he remembers that he forgot to turn off the water!

    Film: Body parts of an elephant

    Cartoon: Today’s secret drawing is the letter M

    Scene 5: SAM the Robot is looking for something that starts with M. He asks Maria for help, without realizing that her name starts with M. SAM finds the mailbox and becomes enamored with it.

    Cartoon: Marvelous Martha

    Cartoon: M is for Moo

    Cast: Wally and Ralph attempt to pack a suitcase

    Muppets: Roosevelt Franklin sings about counting from 1 to 10

    Film: Body Parts vs. Heavy-Duty Construction Equipment

    Muppets: Herbert Birdsfoot tells a story with M words, with Grover’s help. Afterwards, Herbert discovers that Grover’s lips are stuck together from eating peanut butter, and he pries Grover’s mouth open.

    Scene 6: SAM the Robot wants to find 12 of something. He finds a large group of people and asks them for help. Gordon points out that there are 12 people in this group: himself, Susan, Bob, Maria, and eight kids.

    Cartoon/Song: Ladybugs’ Picnic #12

    Film: Baby animals are fed milk

    Cartoon: Christopher Clumsy jumps over a hole, and then falls into another one!

    Muppets/Song: Cookie Monster plays “One of These Things” with plates of cookies

    Cartoon: Christopher Clumsy jumps over another hole, and says that he fooled the viewer. He then walks into a wall.

    Scene 7: A closing shot of the street: SAM the Robot rolls down the street, while Susan and Gordon play with the kids in the arbor area. Maria walks out of Hooper’s Store with a bag of groceries, Bob reads a newspaper while sitting on the steps of 123 Sesame Street, and Oscar peeks out of his can. Big Bird announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Cookie Monster. CTW sign still: Mr. Hooper.


    CAST:

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Hal Miller as Gordon

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS

    Frank Oz as Bert, Grover, Cookie Monster, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as SAM the Robot, Herbert Birdsfoot, Herry Monster, Farley, AMs

    Matt Robinson as Roosevelt Franklin (voice only)

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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  3. cjd874

    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    So the last one was actually number 133 (sorry about that). Number 134 features Big Bird, Snuffy, Mumford, and special guest Elliott Gould, who worked with the Muppets in the rare special "Out to Lunch!" Plus, Ernie and Bert play the drums together and Marshal Grover shows "away from."


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 134


    Season 7: Mumford makes Mr. Hooper young/Bob finds Snuffy’s toys

    Sponsors: D, K, 11


    Scene 1: Big Bird and Mr. Snuffleupagus are picking out toys to bring to the park: the baseball and mitts, the jump rope, the Frisbee, or the set of jacks? They select the baseball, mitts, and set of jacks; and they decide to retrieve the other items when they return from the park.

    Cartoon: A shoemaker shows how he measures people’s feet with a ruler

    Muppets/Song: Ernie sings, “Dee Dee Dee” with visual assistance from Cookie Monster

    Film: Kids make things out of colored shape cutouts

    Cartoon: I am dry, and he is wet (man at the beach)

    Cartoon: Typewriter Guy – D is for Daisy

    Scene 2: Bob goes to Big Bird’s nest to visit. He opens the door and sees Snuffy’s giant Frisbee and jump rope. The Frisbee is labeled, “Property of Mr. Snuffleupagus.” Bob is flabbergasted and dashes off to tell somebody.

    Cartoon: The Eleven Cheer (animation by Jim Henson)

    Scene 3: Big Bird and Snuffy return from the park and collect their toys. Big Bird offers to help Snuffy bring everything back to his cave, and Snuffy says yes. While they leave, Bob convinces Susan and Gordon to come with him to see the enormous toys. When they arrive, Big Bird’s nest area is empty. Bob struggles to explain as Gordon and Susan laugh at his story.

    Muppets: Bert is locked out of the apartment and wonders why Ernie has kept him out. As he imagines each scenario, he becomes worried, sad, and angry. When Ernie finally lets Bert in, he reveals that he planned a surprise party for Bert!

    Cartoon: I am dry, and he is wet (girl and elephant)

    Cartoon: Herman Happy and Stanley Sad perform a vaudeville routine

    Scene 4: The cast shows things that start with K. Mr. Hooper holds a bottle of ketchup, Big Bird holds a kite, and Susan gives Gordon a kiss. Then they introduce the next segment with an animal whose name starts with K: a koala!

    Film: A man sings, “Rock-a-bye Baby” to a koala

    Scene 5: The cast shows things that start with D. Bob eats a doughnut, Oscar hits a drum (loudly), and the Amazing Mumford makes himself disappear!

    Cartoon: A man gets a tour of a building filled with “D” items

    Film: The Mad Painter #11

    Muppets: Cookie Monster and the Count cooperate to count and eat cookies

    Film: The journey of milk (from farm to market to home)

    Cartoon: K is for Kangaroo

    Cartoon: I am dry, and he is wet (washing a dog)

    Muppets/Song: The Anything Muppets perform, “Numerical Correspondence”

    Cartoon: A kitten is knitting a kerchief, a kite, and a polka-dot mitten

    Scene 6: Mr. Hooper observes Susan, Bob, and Gordon hanging out together, and he wishes that he were young again. The Amazing Mumford happens by and turns Mr. Hooper into a young man (played by Elliott Gould)! Mr. Hooper is alarmed at first, but then he realizes that he can now do some things that he couldn’t do as an old man. He and Mumford go off to hit the town.

    Cartoon: K is for Key (speech balloon)

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert play the drums together

    Film: Skeleton fish (music by Joe Raposo)

    Cast: David plays Sluggo, an athlete who has difficulty putting his gear on the correct body parts

    Cartoon: Two dots show next to and away from

    Scene 7: As Mumford and young Mr. Hooper return to Sesame Street, Bob goes to Hooper’s Store to buy the latest newspaper, but he doesn’t see Mr. Hooper. Then Big Bird stops by for a birdseed milkshake, but leaves when he can’t find Mr. Hooper. Herry Monster wants to buy a pail and shovel, but walks away empty-handed. Mr. Hooper realizes that a lot of people rely on him, and he asks Mumford to make him the same age as he was before. Mumford obliges, and Mr. Hooper resumes his duties at the store.

    Cartoon: A boy rescues a baby bird, and in turn, the bird’s mother gets the boy out of his own predicament

    Film/Song: “Take a Breath” (by Joe Raposo)

    Muppets: Marshal Grover and Fred the Wonder Horse demonstrate away from

    Film: A girl puts trash in the wastebasket (part 1)

    Cartoon: Sand K/k

    Film: A man throws his newspaper on the ground, and the girl puts it in the wastebasket for him (part 2)

    Cartoon: I am dry, and he is wet (man on a rainy day)

    Cartoon/Song: “It’s a Lovely Eleven Morning” (art by Bud Luckey)

    Scene 8: Mr. Hooper gives Bob, Big Bird, and Herry Monster their food and toys as Susan announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Oscar and the Count. CTW sign still: Maria.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Roscoe Orman as Gordon

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar

    ***Special guest: Elliott Gould as young Mr. Hooper


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Cookie Monster, Bert, Grover, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as Mr. Snuffleupagus, the Amazing Mumford, Herry Monster, the Count, Fred the Wonder Horse, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, AMs
     
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  4. cjd874

    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 135 features Big Bird, Oscar, the Count, Luis, Susan, Gordon, and Buffy! Plus, Little Jerry and the Monotones sing about danger, Bert learns about Ernie's cookie reminder, and Kermit interviews Old Mother Hubbard!


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 135


    Season 7: The Count goes to the movies with Susan and Gordon/Buffy and Big Bird play together

    Sponsors: A, Q, 9


    Scene 1: Big Bird and Buffy play and sing London Bridge with the kids.

    Film/Song: “Trying” (by Joe Raposo)

    Muppets: Harvey Kneeslapper’s “A” trick

    Cartoon: A man shows an avalanche, which starts with A

    Cartoon: Typewriter Guy – A is for Airplane

    Muppets: Ernie shows Bert his magic chain, which he says can transform into any shape. But Ernie simply moves the chain into each shape. When Bert jokingly tells Ernie to make the chain into a baloney sandwich, Ernie does so with a puff of smoke!

    Scene 2: Big Bird and Buffy sort bird feeders by size. Afterwards, Big Bird notes that he’s getting hungry, and eats the birdseed from each feeder!

    Cartoon: Things that are big, or small, or whatever…

    Cast: Three of These Kids – Sports

    Film: Pottery (music by Joe Raposo)

    Scene 3: Oscar asks Luis if he can borrow some tools from his toolbox. Luis pulls out each tool as Oscar names them, and he assumes that Oscar plans to build or repair something. It turns out that Oscar just wants to make noise with the hammer, saw, and drill! As the ruckus commences, Luis covers his ears and sighs at the camera as the ending music plays.

    Muppets: Lefty and the Golden AN

    Cartoon: A turtle, a bird, and a butterfly demonstrate small, smaller, and smallest

    Cartoon: Ants move a giant letter Q uphill

    Film: The Mad Painter #9

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Herry Monster and John-John look at a letter Q

    Scene 4: The Count is looking for something to count, when he sees Susan and Gordon at the bus stop. When he asks where they’re going, they tell him that they’re going to the movies. The Count has never been to the movies before, and wants to join. Luis warns them that the Count might count everything during the movies, but Gordon and Susan let him come along.

    Cartoon: The Old Woman Who Lived in a Nine

    Cartoon: Q is for Quiet (tree chopping)

    Muppets: Grover interacts with himself in a four-way split screen

    Scene 5: The Count is amazed by the movie theater. He wants some food from the concession stand, but he can’t decide what he wants to buy! Gordon convinces him to buy one box of popcorn. The Count: “ONE box? But that is just…one box of popcorn.” Gordon: “Sure, but it has lots of little pieces of popcorn for you to eat and count!” The Count agrees and buys the box of popcorn.

    Film/Song: Henson #9

    Cartoon: Various renderings of the word “danger” (art by the Hubleys)

    Muppets: Ernie explains to Bert why there is a cookie lying on the table, and what it reminds him of…

    Cartoon: Big, bigger, and biggest elephants

    Celebrity: Richard Pryor tells a story about the letters of the alphabet

    Muppets: Cookie Monster counts to 20 with a chroma-key cloth (cameo by Kermit)

    Cartoon: Q is for Quarter (voice by Casey Kasem)

    Scene 6: The Count watches the movie with Gordon and Susan. However, he finds lots of things to count in the film, and his counting disturbs the moviegoers.

    Cartoon: A is for Ape (who crashes into a tree and becomes a SHAPE)

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Ernie, Bert, and Shola talk about the letter A (“Ay, Bert!”)

    Film: A crocodile (music by Joe Raposo)

    Muppets: Sesame Street News Flash – Kermit interviews Old Mother Hubbard, who is looking for something to feed her dog that rhymes with “bone”

    Cartoon: The Fox and the Grapes

    Film: Penguins take a bath (music by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: Annie and Annie look for the letter A (voice by Jim Thurman)

    Muppets/Song: Little Jerry and the Monotones sing, “Danger!”

    Film: A man works in a greenhouse, and the kids try to guess what his job is

    Cartoon: Bumble Ardy’s Birthday Party #9 (art by Maurice Sendak)

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #9

    Scene 7: Luis sees his friends returning from the movie theater, and he asks them how it went. The Count loved the movie, but Gordon and Susan didn’t have a good time…because of the Count. The Count tells everyone about the movies that he now wants to see: “The Three Musketeers! 12 Angry Men! Snow White and the Seven Dwarves! 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea!” As the Count goes on, Buffy announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Luis. CTW sign still: Maria.


    CAST:

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Roscoe Orman as Gordon

    Buffy Saint-Marie Wolfchild as Buffy

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Bert, Grover, Cookie Monster, Lefty, Harvey Kneeslapper, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Herry Monster, Little Jerry, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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  5. cjd874

    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 136 features Big Bird, Oscar, Cookie Monster, Bert, Maria, Mr. Hooper, and David. Plus, Bad Bart is on the loose, Mr. Johnson orders a hamburger from Grover the waiter, and the Count hires Ernie to answer his telephone!


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 136


    Season 8: A love note for Maria/Big Bird and Cookie Monster play store

    Sponsors N, U, 5


    Scene 1: Maria finds a note taped to the bottom of the fire escape. It is an anonymous love note for her! Maria vows to find out who wrote it.

    Cartoon: A pair of arms hugs the word “LOVE”

    Scene 2: Maria asks David if he wrote the love note, but he denies it. Then they find a yellow feather underneath the fire escape. Big Bird shyly approaches Maria with a rose and a bag of birdseed for her. Maria gives him a hug and accepts the gifts as David smiles.

    Film: Two birds (music by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: The letter U salesman

    Cartoon: Typewriter Guy – U is for Umbrella

    Muppets: The Anything Muppets perform, “Clap Clap”

    Scene 3: The cast talks about round things, in separately filmed shots. First, Maria says that a clock is round. Then Big Bird adds that a ball is round. Bert mentions that bottle caps are round, and displays his bottle cap collection. Mr. Hooper says that tomatoes, grapefruits, and apples are round. Finally, Cookie Monster says that cookies and plates are round, and proceeds to devour said objects.

    Film: A marching band forms a circle

    Cartoon: A man buys five pounds of bubble gum

    Muppets: Ernie brings an umbrella, a flashlight, and a bowling ball for his bath in case it rains in the bathroom, or if the power goes out, or if a man asks to borrow his bowling ball. Bert derides this, but all of Ernie’s predictions actually happen!

    Cartoon: Nancy the Nanny Goat

    Cartoon: An ant pushes a giant letter N to its proper place in the alphabet

    Cast: Bob, Mr. Hooper, Susan, and a kid cooperate to set a table

    Film: The Mad Painter #5

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Grover and Polly recite the alphabet

    Cartoon: A reporter interviews the letter N

    Scene 4: Cookie Monster plays store with Big Bird, and pretends to sell groceries and small bags of birdseed. However, Cookie has a hard time selling food when he keeps eating his wares!

    Cartoon: A girl goes to the store for a loaf of bread, a container of milk, and a stick of butter

    Film: How hamburger buns are made

    Muppets: The Count hires Ernie to answer his telephone for him

    Film: A circle is superimposed over everyday objects

    Muppets: Harvey Kneeslapper’s U trick

    Cartoon: U is for U-turn, Underground, and Universe…

    Transition: Scan-imate kid intro

    Insert: Lily Tomlin sings, “Sing” with a group of children

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Kermit helps Chris and Stephanie count to 20

    Film: A walrus

    Cartoon: Hey Ralph, what’s up? I am!

    Muppets: Roosevelt Franklin Elementary School – Up and Down

    Cartoon: A boy needs a letter “U” to complete the word UP

    Scene 5: Mr. Hooper’s special of the day is grilled cheeseburgers with sweet potato fries. Everyone on Sesame Street crowds Hooper’s Store, and the special of the day is a hit!

    Cartoon: 5s go through a space-shredder

    Muppets: Mr. Johnson asks Waiter Grover for a hamburger

    Cartoon: Imagination circle (string animation)

    Cartoon: Pinball Count #5

    Muppets: Herry Monster shows Ernie his “NO” trick. Ernie tries to do it to Bert, but Bert doesn’t fall for it and turns the tables on Ernie!

    Film: A film of camels eating

    Cartoon: Have you seen my NO?

    Muppets: Five good men are needed to capture Bad Bart

    Cartoon: Circles and squares

    Scene 6: Mr. Hooper, David, and Maria are enjoying a few burgers after the busy lunch hour. Then they smell a disgusting odor coming from down the street. Their investigation leads to Oscar’s trashcan, where Oscar is grilling anchovy and cantaloupe burgers with burnt onion peels and cream cheese! The repulsed adults leave as Big Bird announces the sponsors. SS sign still: the Count. CTW sign still: Luis.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Cookie Monster, Bert, Grover, Harvey Kneeslapper, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Herry Monster, Mr. Johnson, AMs

    Matt Robinson as Roosevelt Franklin (voice only)

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, Bad Bart, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 137 features Susan, David, Bob, Luis, Oscar, and Big Bird. Plus, Kermit reports on Sleeping Beauty, Mumford does a magic trick for Grover, and Ernie cleans the apartment at Bert's request. Happy Holidays, MC forum members!


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 137


    Season 5: David loses his favorite hat/Oscar’s cardboard cutout

    Sponsors: K, T, 2


    Scene 1: Susan shows the kids how to write capital and lowercase T’s.

    Cartoon: T is for Television

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert attempt to share grape juice and pizza

    Scene 2: Oscar wants people to leave him alone, so he plans to place a cardboard cutout of himself next to his can. After he positions it, he goes into his can for a nap. Bob comes by and sees the cardboard cutout. Confused, he knocks on Oscar’s can to ask why the cardboard cutout is there. Oscar explains and tells Bob to let him sleep.

    Film/Song: “Frog Struggle Song (It’s a Long Hard Climb)” (music by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: A baby rescues a ball from the top of a tall column (art by the Hubleys)

    Scene 3: Susan and Luis walk by Oscar’s can and notice the cardboard cutout. They knock on his can and ask him why it’s there. Oscar explains his plan again and snaps at them to buzz off.

    Cartoon: T is for Train (speech balloon)

    Scene 4: David goes to Oscar’s can to ask for some spare change. Before David can get a word out, Oscar yells at him, presuming that he’s there to ask about the cardboard cutout. Oscar takes it down and shouts at David to go away and leave him alone. He slams the lid down as David looks at the camera in bewilderment.

    Cartoon: Do you know what it’s like to be scared?

    Film: The Mad Painter #2

    Muppets: Simon Soundman wants to buy a trumpet

    Cartoon: Karen the Kangaroo talks about the letter K

    Muppets: Sesame Street News Flash – Kermit reports on Sleeping Beauty, who turns into a frog when Prince Charming kisses her

    Cartoon: K is for Kite

    Film/Song: Henson #2

    Cartoon: What if my hair was made of grass?

    Film: Counting 20 vintage automobiles

    Muppets: Bert asks Ernie to clean up the apartment (part 1)

    Cartoon: A man talks about the folding ruler

    Muppets: Bert asks Ernie to clean up the apartment (part 2)

    Film: A Cinco de Mayo celebration

    Scene 5: David has lost his favorite hat. He asks for help from Bob, Susan, and Luis. As they leave, the camera zooms in on David’s missing hat, which is resting on the steps of 123 Sesame Street.

    Muppets: The Anything Muppets cheer for the letter K

    Cartoon: K is for Kiss

    Film: Baby animals are fed milk

    Muppets: The Amazing Mumford shows Grover his rhyming trick

    Cartoon: Jack-in-the-box school

    Muppets: Ernie and Cookie Monster identify cookies with matching patterns

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #2

    Cartoon: K is for Kitten

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Kermit and Brian talk about here and there

    Scene 6: Big Bird finds David’s hat and doesn’t know whom it belongs to. He decides to ask questions because it’s a good way to find things out; so he asks Luis, who immediately calls the other adults over from the arbor area. David thanks Big Bird for finding his hat and takes him to Hooper’s for some birdseed ice cream.

    Muppets: Herry Monster tells Grover his secret: the alphabet! He asks Grover not to tell anyone, but Grover spread it to his other monster friends. They recite the “secret” just as Herry returns, remarking: “Grover, you’re great at saying the alphabet…but you’re lousy at keeping a secret!”

    Cartoon: Today’s secret drawing is an astronaut

    Film/Song: Doll House #2

    Scene 7: Big Bird and Bob talk about body parts that start with the letter T: tongue, toes, and teeth. Big Bird points out that birds don’t have teeth, but they can still eat, which leads into the following segment.

    Film: What do birds eat?

    Cartoon: Poverty Pictures’ T segment

    Muppets: The Anything Muppet kids cooperate to grow a flower

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #2 (repeat)

    Scene 8: David and the kids play with various hats (e.g. cowboy, train engineer, chef, firefighter, astronaut, construction, top hat) as Luis announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Oscar. CTW sign still: Susan and Gordon.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Bert, Grover, Cookie Monster, Prince Charming, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as Herry Monster, the Amazing Mumford, Simon Soundman, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 138 features Big Bird, Biff, Luis, Gordon, and Mr. Hooper. Plus, Bob reads "Cutie and the Beast," and Prairie Dawn puts on a pageant.

    Sesame Street Old School Outline 138


    Season 6: Big Bird is grumpy/Biff uses his memory

    Sponsors: C, W, 9


    Scene 1: Luis welcomes the viewer from the Fix-It Shop when Biff approaches him. Biff needs to ask Luis something important, but can’t remember what it is. Luis suggests that he try to remember what he was doing before he got here. Biff remembers that he and Sully were driving down Nelson Avenue when their truck stopped moving. Biff asked Sully what the problem was, and they found out that the truck had a flat tire. They didn’t have a spare, so Biff walked to Sesame Street to ask Luis if he can borrow his tire pump and patches. Luis lends them to Biff, and commends him for using his memory so well.

    Cartoon: C is for Canary

    Cartoon: C is for Candle

    Muppets: Ernie asks Bert to act angry, but Bert has trouble doing so. Ernie tells Bert that he pretend that he (Ernie) had lost his (Bert’s) favorite paper clip, which makes Bert really mad. Then Ernie reveals that he actually did lose Bert’s favorite paper clip...

    Film: A mailman delivers mail on horseback in the Appalachian mountains of Kentucky

    Cartoon: A girl remembers to buy a loaf of bread, a container of milk, and a stick of butter from the store

    Muppets: Harvey Kneeslapper’s C trick (“You wanna see?”)

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #9

    Cast: Maria attempts to replicate a block tower

    Cartoon: A polar bear looks for the EXIT sign

    Scene 2: Gordon says hello to Big Bird, who doesn’t respond. When Gordon repeats his greeting, Big Bird says that he’s feeling grumpy. Gordon tries playing catch with him, but Big Bird doesn’t feel better. Gordon decides to take Big Bird to Hooper’s Store.

    Cartoon: W is for Worm

    Cartoon: The many uses of water

    Scene 3: Mr. Hooper notices that Big Bird is grumpy, and offers him some fresh birdseed spaghetti. But Big Bird flatly refuses and walks out of the store. Gordon and Mr. Hooper are concerned.

    Muppets/Song: Little Jerry and the Monotones perform, “ MAD!”

    Film: Water is everywhere!

    Cartoon: W is for Water

    Scene 4: Big Bird asks the adults to leave him alone at his nest, so the adults comply. Then Mr. Snuffleupagus visits, which is a pleasant surprise for Big Bird! Now Big Bird feels better.

    Film: Elephants (African percussion soundtrack)

    Muppets/Cast: Bob reads “Cutie and the Beast” (featuring Grover; part 1)

    Cartoon/Song: Martian Beauty #9

    Muppets/Cast: Bob reads “Cutie and the Beast” (featuring Grover; part 2)

    Cartoon: The Old Woman Who Lived in a Nine

    Film: Some kids watch a silent film of a woman who must find the EXIT from her burning house

    Cartoon: A man (voiced by Bob Arbogast) talks about the letter C, which begins the word “cat.” He opens a door to reveal a lion!

    Film: A man falls in a pool, demonstrating dry and wet (child voiceovers, music by Joe Raposo)

    Muppets: Prairie Dawn’s face pageant (with Ernie, Herry, Cookie Monster, Grover, and Bert)

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #9

    Scene 5: Some quick shots about the letter C: Luis hammers away and says, “C is for carpenter!” Big Bird holds up his toy car and proclaims, “C is for car!” Gordon sits down and says, “C is for chair!” The Count points to himself and declares, “C is for Count!” Finally, Oscar sulks from inside his can and grumbles, “C is for cranky…”

    Film: A roadrunner runs (music by Joe Raposo)

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert fight over their TV chair, and Herry Monster tricks them into leaving so that he can sit in the chair!

    Cartoon: C is for Cake

    Cartoon/Song: Martian Beauty #9 (repeat)

    Film: Two kids explore a petting zoo (English and Spanish voiceovers)

    Muppet/Kid Moment: The Count and Ingrid count to 20 in Spanish

    Cast/Song: Three of These Kids (three baseball players, and one footballer)

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #9 (repeat)

    Muppets: Super Grover – Telephone Booth

    Scene 6: Luis and Gordon notice Biff and Sully pushing their truck down the street. The adults find out that Biff patched the flat tire and put air into it, but then the truck ran out of gas! Gordon and Luis shake their heads and start helping to push the truck as Mr. Hooper announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Bob and a kid. CTW sign still: Bert and Ernie.


    CAST:

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Roscoe Orman as Gordon

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Grover, Bert, Cookie Monster, Harvey Kneeslapper, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as Biff, Mr. Snuffleupagus, the Count, Herry Monster, Little Jerry, AMs

    Fran Brill as Prairie Dawn, AMs

    Richard Hunt as Sully, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 139 features Grover, Bert, Big Bird, Oscar, Bob, Luis, and Linda. Plus, Kermit interviews Humpty Dumpty, the Count takes money out of the bank, and Ernie makes a clay bust of his pal Bert. Have a happy 2019, MC'ers!


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 139


    Season 10: Oscar tries to trick Linda/Grover plays “Red Light, Green Light” with the cast

    Sponsors: F, G, 3


    Scene 1: Grover plays “Red Light, Green Light” with Bob, Luis, Linda, Big Bird, and the kids (including a few with disabilities).

    Film: A garfish swims around

    Cartoon: Filbert’s Flea Circus

    Muppets: Bert stands in place while Ernie traces Bert’s face on the screen

    Film: A girl puts on her coat all by herself (music by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: An owl flies, carrying a sign that reads “Peligro”

    Muppets: Sesame Street News Flash – Kermit interviews Humpty Dumpty

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #3

    Cartoon: Typewriter Guy – F is for Fly

    Scene 2: Professor Grover attempts to teach Spanish words to the kids, but Luis keeps correcting him on the definitions of each word.

    Film: Lobster fisherman

    Cartoon: Men in boxes sound out the word “RUN”

    Muppets: The letters R, U, and N form the word RUN. Then some Anything Muppets run into the frame and take the letters away!

    Film/Song: Henson #3

    Cartoon: G is for Goat

    Cartoon: G is for Glue (art by the Hubleys)

    Film: Kids compare animals’ features to modern tools and technology

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Herry Monster and Michelle name body parts in Spanish

    Cartoon: Pinball Number Count #3

    Scene 3: Oscar tries to scare Linda with loud sounds (a barking dog, a siren, and an explosion) from his speakers. However, he doesn’t realize that she is deaf and can’t hear those noises. When Bob explains this, Oscar thinks his plan has been foiled until he realizes that he can scare Bob with those noises!

    Muppets: The Count takes money out from the bank (part 1)

    Cartoon: The Noble Ostrich (art by Bruce Cayard)

    Muppets: The Count takes money out from the bank (part 2)

    Cartoon: Sign Man – One Way

    Film: Body part song in Spanish

    Muppets: Ernie makes a clay bust of Bert, but runs out of clay for the nose. So he pulls off Bert’s nose and puts it on the statue!

    Cartoon: Sand F/f

    Cartoon: F is for flower, forest, fox, frog, and fantastic!

    Cast: Dandy David adds flowers and flower pots

    Scene 4: Linda, Bob, and Luis notice a ONE WAY sign outside Oscar’s trashcan. Oscar has put it there so that everyone will go one way – past his can so that they won’t bother him. Bob points the sign down into Oscar’s can and says that Oscar should go one way – back into his can so that he won’t bother anyone on Sesame Street!

    Cartoon: A man, dog, and bird make “casas” for each other

    Film: The Mad Painter #3

    Cartoon: G is for Giggle

    Muppets: Ernie buys a newspaper after hearing the newsboy yell out the headline: “Four people fooled!” But Ernie can’t find such a story in the paper, which makes him the fifth person fooled.

    Cartoon: A baby cries whenever he receives a BESO (kiss)

    Muppets/Cast: Maria sings, “The People in Your Neighborhood” with a painter and a milkman

    Cartoon: Country Fiddler #3 – Three on Lady’s Lap (by Bud Luckey)

    Film: A boy visits the hospital to see his new baby sibling

    Scene 5: Bert and Big Bird argue over whether pigeons or canaries are better. Bob settles the argument by helping them identify each bird’s unique traits.

    Film: Things that start with G

    Celebrity: Victor Borge demonstrates high and low notes

    Cartoon: A 3 looks for its house

    Film/Song: “Three is My Favorite Number”

    Cartoon: A gorilla that knows G words applies for a job

    Scene 6: Big Bird and Bert spend time on the rooftop with Bert’s pigeons as Luis announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Olivia. CTW sign still: Maria.


    CAST:

    Linda Bove as Linda

    Northern Calloway as David

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Grover, Bert, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Herry Monster, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 140 features Cookie Monster, Big Bird, Gordon, Olivia, and Maria. Plus, Ernie tells Bert about his trip to the zoo and Helen Reddy stops by to sing an uplifting song.


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 140


    Season 9: Bert’s argyle sock collection/Cookie Monster sleeps over at Big Bird’s nest

    Sponsors: T, Z, 11


    Scene 1: Olivia helps Maria repair a tricycle at the Fix-It Shop. Then they give the tricycle to a kid, who goes off to ride with his friends in the arbor area.

    Film: Kids talk about building sand castles and sand structures at the beach

    Muppets: Ernie tells Bert about his trip to the zoo

    Cartoon: T is for Top

    Cartoon: T is for typewriter and toe (art by John Korty)

    Scene 2: Olivia and the kids identify parts of a bicycle. Olivia asks them if they’ve ever seen a bicycle with one wheel. One kid says that she has, and it’s called a unicycle. Olivia asks if they know anyone who rides a unicycle, and as if on cue, Big Bird passes by while riding his unicycle.

    Muppets: Guy Smiley hosts “Beat the Time” with Grover as his contestant. Grover must find five items that contain milk, so he brings back cheese, butter, ice cream, and two cows!

    Cartoon: The Crow and the Pitcher

    Film: “Paying Attention Song”

    Cartoon: Z is for Zebra and Zoo

    Cartoon: Kids narrate a letter Z drawing

    Muppets: Little Jerry and the Monotones perform “Telephone Rock”

    Cartoon: Only one of the two footprints can belong

    Film: A wheel rolls away from a junkyard, and a boy uses it to complete his wagon (Spanish voiceover)

    Scene 3: Bert shows Gordon and Maria his argyle sock collection when he notices one pair with holes in it. Bert is distraught, until Maria reminds him that he shouldn’t let one pair of holey socks stop him. Gordon suggests that Bert should give the holey socks to Oscar.

    Muppets: Two Muppet men use a tape measure to figure out far apart they are

    Cartoon: Tommy Trueheart and his 11 trick-performing lions

    Cartoon: A scientist builds a robot that has different emotions

    Scene 4: Gordon, Maria, and Bert give Oscar the pair of holey socks. Oscar is pleased and remarks, “This is a great addition to my ratty sock collection!” He then shows off his own collection, which repels everybody due to its potent stench.

    Cartoon: Children and animals numbered 1 – 12 race in a marathon

    Cartoon: Sand T/t

    Cast: Maria, David, Susan, and Luis portray surgeons who “operate” on a motorcycle

    Muppets: Grover and Herry Monster look for triangles, but they only find rectangles and squares. Herry is frustrated until Grover suggests that he cut these shapes in half to make triangles.

    Cast: The Alphabet Dancers form the letter T

    Cartoon: T is for Telephone (Spanish voiceover)

    Film: A lobster and a crab

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert share a banana, and Ernie gives Bert the peel while keeping the edible part for himself

    Celebrity: Helen Reddy sings, “Wonder Child”

    Cartoon: A man laughs as an alligator uses the telephone to call his wife – then he eats the phone booth!

    Scene 5: At night, Cookie Monster thanks Big Bird for letting him stay overnight at the nest area. Big Bird is ready to go to sleep, but Cookie informs him that he needs a snack before he goes to bed. As Big Bird searches for some food, Cookie realizes that he has some snacks right under his nose: his sleeping bag and pillow! But he’s still hungry, and asks Big Bird for more things to eat.

    Muppets: Farley looks for his lost toy box

    Film: The letter T is a very useful letter…

    Scene 6: The camera cuts to a pile of feathers and fabric from Cookie Monster’s pillow and sleeping bag. Big Bird desperately tries to satisfy Cookie’s appetite by offering him the lampshade, which the monster loudly devours. Gordon comes to the window after hearing the commotion, and Big Bird explains the situation: “What should I do, Gordon? The only things I haven’t offered him yet are cookies!” Gordon: “Well, as a matter of fact, I have a box of cookies in my kitchen.” Big Bird frantically tells Gordon to bring out the box of cookies.

    Cartoon: A hand draws a telephone booth

    Muppets: The Count’s bats are on strike because they never get to count. The Count “fixes” the problem by letting them count all the Counts in the room…but there’s only one Count. Then the Count counts all his bats, getting the last laugh.

    Cartoon: Flying Z in space

    Cartoon: A girl uses her paint-by-numbers set to find an elephant in her picture

    Muppets: At night, Ernie is thirsty, so he imagines drinking a glass of water. Bert tells him to go get a real glass of water, but after Ernie drinks it, he’s hungry…so he imagines eating a peanut butter sandwich.

    Film: A boy talks about feeding sheep in the winter

    Cartoon: Madrigal Alphabet

    Scene 7: Cookie Monster finishes eating the cookies (and the box) as Big Bird thanks Gordon for helping out. After Gordon wishes them a good night, Big Bird and Cookie Monster finally fall asleep together in the nest as Olivia whispers the sponsors. SS sign still: Susan. CTW sign still: Gordon.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Roscoe Orman as Gordon

    Alaina Reed as Olivia

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Cookie Monster, Bert, Grover, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Herry Monster, Little Jerry, Farley, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Guy Smiley, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 141 is a Muppet-heavy outline, featuring Big Bird, Oscar, Herry Monster, Biff, Sully, Gladys the Cow, and Rodeo Rosie! Plus, Ernie and Bert play a rhyming game, Cookie Monster visits the library, and Marshal Grover goes to the milk bar with Fred the Wonder Horse.

    Sesame Street Old School Outline 141


    Season 8: Big Bird wants to get a photograph of the sky/Biff and Sully work on Susan’s plumbing

    Sponsors: E, R, 8


    Scene 1: David, Mr. Hooper, and Susan find Big Bird pointing his camera up at the sky and ask him what he’s doing. Big Bird explains that he wants to take a picture of the sky. Big Bird wants to stand farther back to get a wider view, but as he backs up, he trips and crashes off-screen. After the adults help him up, Big Bird reveals that he snapped a great picture of the sky as he landed on his back!

    Cartoon: The King of Eight

    Film/Song: “Me” by Joe Raposo

    Muppets: Marshal Grover and Fred the Wonder Horse go to the milk bar and choose whether to drink the big, bigger, or biggest glass of milk

    Cartoon: E is for Eel

    Cartoon: E is for Erase

    Muppets: Two Anything Muppets look at a number 8

    Film: A man makes a shadow puppet of an elephant

    Cast: Four knights (Maria, David, Luis, and Bob) eat lunch at a round table

    Cartoon: Sand E/e

    Scene 2: Big Bird asks the kids to name things that they can see in the sky. They mention clouds, birds, airplanes, stars, the sun, and the moon. One kid tries to say helicopter, but keeps mispronouncing it. Big Bird eventually corrects him.

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert watch an emotional movie, and Ernie’s reactions bother everyone in the audience

    Film: Letter R hoist

    Cartoon: Two guys row their oars in different directions, until they cooperate and row together

    Scene 3: Mr. Hooper, David, and Herry Monster sort big, bigger, and biggest water glasses. The adults ask Herry if he is going to drink all that water, and Herry tells them that the water is for his azalea plant.

    Cartoon: Pinball Number Count #8

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Cookie Monster and Genelle count to 20

    Cartoon: Gloria sings the alphabet

    Film: Geese and their goslings swim in the water

    Scene 4: Biff and Sully are fixing the plumbing in Susan’s apartment. Biff shows Susan three pipes and asks her to identify which pipes are the biggest and the smallest. Biff wonders which pipe to put in, and tries the smallest pipe without heeding Susan’s or Sully’s warnings. When Biff turns the water on, water sprays everywhere. Sully turns the water off, and Biff asks, “Hey Susan, I got some buckets here…which one is the biggest? Y’know, the one that can bail the most water?” Susan sighs as the ending music plays.

    Cartoon: Big, bigger, and biggest strongmen

    Film: A man writes the word “ME” in the snow

    Cartoon: Russian nesting dolls 1 – 10

    Cast: A boxing champion (David) is about to take on the challenger (Gordon), but his assistant (Luis) keeps giving him the wrong match for his boxing glove. Once the champ’s correct glove is found, the boxers face off in a game of…marbles!

    Cartoon: A man shows that ENTER and EXIT start with E, but his demonstration is interrupted by his friend Roy

    Muppets: Cookie Monster goes to the library

    Cartoon: Imagination E (animation by the Hubleys)

    Cartoon: E for end

    Film: A boy narrates a film of how his family trains wild ponies on the farm

    Muppets: Ernie gets Bert to play a rhyming game, but Ernie ends it just as Bert is starting to enjoy it (“Hey there, lamp! That’s a nice shade!”).

    Scene 5: Susan, David, and Gladys the Cow play “One of These Things” using three spoons and a fork

    Cartoon: Big, bigger, and biggest elephants

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Grover and John-John count backwards from 10 to 1

    Film: A voiceover lists many R words

    Cartoon: Penny Candy Man #8 (by Bud Luckey)

    Film: A seahorse (music by Joe Raposo)

    Scene 6: The cast presents things that start with R, as each R word appears on the screen. Big Bird holds up a tennis racket, Herry Monster picks up a giant rock, Mr. Hooper opens a bag of rice, Susan cuddles a rabbit, and David launches a model rocket. Rodeo Rosie points to herself and then her rope, which she uses to lasso the fire hydrant. Oscar laments that his favorite R word hasn’t been mentioned: rain. Suddenly, it begins to rain and David shouts, “RUN!” as everyone dashes inside, save for Oscar who is really enjoying the moment.

    Cartoon: 6 dots – 1 dot = 5 dots

    Film: A male frog hops around and bulges his throat

    Muppets: Lefty the Salesman tries to sell Ernie a number 8, but Ernie turns the tables on him by offering to sell 9s to Lefty!

    Scene 7: The rain continues and Oscar gleefully soaks it up as Herry Monster announces the sponsors. SS sign still: the Anything Muppets. CTW sign still: Luis.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Roscoe Orman as Gordon

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Bert, Grover, Cookie Monster, Lefty the Salesman, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as Biff, Herry Monster, Rodeo Rosie, Fred the Wonder Horse, AMs

    Richard Hunt as Gladys the Cow, Sully, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 142 features Big Bird, SAM the Robot, the Count, Bob, Maria, and David. Plus, Ernie meets Bert's twin brother, and Grover assists Kermit with another lecture.


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 142


    Season 7: The Count feels unappreciated/Big Bird learns how to play checkers

    Sponsors: J, M, 6


    Scene 1: The Count is sad because he doesn’t feel appreciated. Maria reminds him how he’s special: he has a monocle and a cape, a wonderful accent, and is the best counter on Sesame Street. The Count feels better and asks Maria for a hug, and then another, and then another. Maria catches on to the fact that the Count is counting hugs, but she doesn’t mind.

    Cartoon: Sand M/m

    Muppets/Song: Herry and Cookie Monster sing, “M-M-Monster Meal”

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #6

    Film: A trip to the doctor’s office

    Cartoon: I’m six years old today!

    Muppets: Who is this boy? He’s my son, my brother, my grandson, my paperboy, and my best friend…

    Scene 2: Maria, David, and the kids show how mixing paints can make different colors. It also proves that mixing paints makes a big mess, as the kids hold up their paint-smeared hands.

    Muppets: Bert’s twin brother Bart comes to visit, and Ernie notes that he looks a lot like Bert but he has a MUCH different personality

    Cartoon: Find the camouflaged parrot

    Film: Time-lapse of growing seeds

    Cartoon: A showcase of J words

    Muppets: Grover watches as the Amazing Mumford attempts to make a rabbit come out of his hat. Mumford fails to do so, but neither of them realizes that Grover is turning into a rabbit every time Mumford attempts the trick!

    Cartoon: Beetle Bailey is last in the chow line, and digs a tunnel to be first in line

    Film: An osprey bird flies around (music by Joe Raposo)

    Insert: Bert and Maria imagine that they are flying in an airplane together

    Cartoon: Three balls try to match three holes

    Muppets: Two Anything Muppet children converse using letters of the alphabet

    Film/Song: Henson #6

    Cartoon: Jenny, Jeff, and the jacket

    Muppets: Grover helps Kermit demonstrate “up and down” by walking up a tall flight of stairs. When Grover reaches the top, he discovers that Kermit is already there, and Kermit reveals that he took the elevator to the top. Exhausted, Grover faints and rolls down the staircase.

    Scene 3: SAM the Robot declares, “M is for machine. I am a machine, and machines are perfect; therefore, I am perfect!” As SAM wheels down the street, he bumps into David who is carrying lots of boxes. After David drops the boxes, SAM concludes with, “M is for mess.”

    Cartoon: Marvelous Martha

    Film/Song: “Hello, Scale”

    Scene 4: SAM the Robot declares that “J” is for jump. He tries to jump, but cannot do so. Then he sees some kids playing jump rope in the arbor and he repeats his phrase.

    Cartoon: The J Family Jamboree Song

    Celebrity: Arthur Ashe shows up and down as he hits a tennis ball against a wall

    Cartoon: Ralph asks Marvin what would happen if he didn’t have a mouth, a nose, and ears

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert play a pretending game. When Bert pretends to be a train, he attracts a Muppet conductor and passengers who mistake Bert for a real train!

    Scene 5: Big Bird sees Bob and David playing checkers. David has to go back to Hooper’s Store, and Bob is left without a partner. Big Bird is curious about this game and asks Bob to teach him how to play. After Bob explains, Big Bird wants to play checkers with Bob.

    Cartoon: M is for Mailbox (speech balloon)

    Film: George the Farmer shows up and down

    Cartoon: The Country Fiddler – Six Snails

    Muppets/Song: Simon Soundman’s sound song

    Scene 6: Bob has played three games of checkers with Big Bird.

    Cartoon: A drowsy wagoner gets across a clearing by building a bridge out his cart, and converting it back again (animation by Bruce Cayard)

    Muppets: Sesame Street News Flash – Kermit interviews Cinderella and Prince Charming at the ball

    Film: Counting circus clowns

    Cartoon: Two men with different ideas exchanged thoughts, and then they knew twice as much

    Cartoon: M is for Moo

    Film/Song: “Have You Ever Been to the Farm?”

    Muppets: Roosevelt Franklin Elementary School – Up and Down

    Scene 7: Night has fallen, and Big Bird and Bob have played forty-five games of checkers. An exhausted Bob tells Big Bird that it’s time to go home, but now Big Bird wants to play as the red checkers instead of the black ones! Bob puts his head down on the table, nearly in tears, and then goes back to his apartment as Maria announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Bob and a kid. CTW sign still: Ernie and Bert.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Bert, Cookie Monster, Grover, Prince Charming, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, SAM the Robot, Herry Monster, the Amazing Mumford, Simon Soundman, AMs

    Matt Robinson as Roosevelt Franklin (voice only)

    Fran Brill and Richard Hunt as AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Here's a double-header post! Today there will be two outlines relating to cold wintry weather on Sesame Street. Number 143 features Big Bird, Oscar, Grover, Cookie Monster, Bob, Maria, and Mr. Hooper. Plus, Kermit interviews Christopher Columbus, and the Muppet women sing about empowerment.


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 143


    Season 7: Snow on Sesame Street, part 1

    Sponsors: A, F, 4


    Scene 1: Bob is walking on Sesame Street and tells the viewer that it’s very cold today. Suddenly, snowflakes start to fall, prompting him to sing, “Snow!”

    Muppets: Ernie has heard that someone is sick. He tries to figure out who it is, not realizing that Bert is coughing and sneezing right next to him.

    Cartoon: A is for Ape (speech balloon)

    Cartoon: Country Fiddler – Four Big Lions (art by Bud Luckey)

    Film/Song: Henson #4

    Cartoon: I thought a thought about little things…

    Muppets: The Busby twins want to buy a rocket

    Cartoon: Arthur and Annie look for the letter A (voiced by Jim Thurman)

    Scene 2: Bob notices Grover shivering by the lamppost. It turns out that Grover doesn’t have his winter clothing on the right parts of his body: his scarf is around his waist, his earmuffs are on his shoulder, and his hat is on his left hand. Bob helps Grover put each article of clothing on the right body part. Then Grover asks Bob to help Big Bird, who is also wearing mismatched clothing!

    Film: And now…the octopus! (Music: Elgar’s “Pomp and Circumstance”)

    Muppets: Sesame Street News Flash – Kermit interviews Christopher Columbus, who subtracts ships as they leave the harbor

    Cartoon: Typewriter Guy – F is for Fly

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Cookie Monster and Melody subtract cookies

    Cartoon/Song: Magic Pig Calypso Song

    Film: A group of children climb in and out of a tire (music by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #4

    Scene 3: Big Bird, Bob, and Grover build a snowman together. Bob makes the bottom, Grover puts on the middle section, and Big Bird makes the head, which he puts on top…however, the Bird places it upside down!

    Cartoon: F is for Frog and Fly (art by Jeff Hale)

    Celebrity: Bill Cosby counts four kids

    Cartoon: Two heads come up with F words, ending with “finished”

    Muppets/Song: “Women Can Be"

    Film: Kids identify the body parts of a horse

    Scene 4: Oscar can’t think of any reasons to like snow. Maria says that it gets cold and windy, but Oscar counters that the snowflakes look too pretty. Plus, he hates how everyone plays outside in the snow. Just when it looks like Oscar can’t be convinced, a truck drives by and splatters Maria with dirty, slushy snow. Delighted, Oscar now LOVES snowy weather, but Maria, glaring at the camera, states that she is starting to dislike it more and more…

    Film: Kids play in the snow (music by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: A conductor asks, “May I have an A?” A giant A lands next to him.

    Cartoon: A clam tells a fisherman why he’s not catching any fish: he pulled all the plants out of the pond

    Muppets: Sherlock Hemlock helps Ernie solve the mystery of the half-eaten chicken sandwich

    Film: A man makes a shadow puppet of a rabbit

    Scene 5: Cookie Monster goes to Hooper’s Store for a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Cookie watches intently as Mr. Hooper makes one for him, and declares that he wants to make one himself. After Mr. Hooper provides the bread and two jars of peanut butter and jelly, Cookie makes the sandwich by eating all the ingredients at once!

    Cartoon: Shape organization (part 1)

    Muppets: Kermit lectures about addition and subtraction using eggs that hatch baby chicks

    Cartoon: Shape organization (part 2)

    Film: Elephants (African percussion soundtrack)

    Cartoon: Shape organization (part 3)

    Muppets/Song: The Anything Muppets perform, “Clap Clap”

    Cartoon: Shape organization (part 4)

    Scene 6: A little girl stands next to her snowman and says, “Little.” Maria stands next to her snowman and says, “Big.” Mr. Hooper stands next to his snowman and says, “Bigger.” Finally, Big Bird stands next to his giant snow-bird and says, “Biggest!”

    Film: Milk (From Farm to Market to Home)

    Cast: Luis is dressed for the snow, but he is on a beach. David is dressed for the beach, but he is in the snow. They switch places.

    Muppets: The Count subtracts candle flames by blowing them out

    Cartoon: Little girl and cat (imagining a role reversal)

    Scene 7: Mr. Hooper, Bob, Maria, and the kids play outside in the snow as Oscar announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Luis. CTW sign still: Susan.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Grover, Bert, Cookie Monster, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Sherlock Hemlock, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 144 features Big Bird, Oscar, David, Mr. Hooper, Luis, and a slew of Jerry Nelson characters! Plus, Ernie and Bert go to the beach, Grover sings about being alone, and Guy Smiley hosts "Pick Your Pet!"


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 144


    Season 7: Snow on Sesame Street, part 2

    Sponsors: F, I, 6


    Scene 1: David, Luis, and the kids draw capital and lowercase I’s in the snow.

    Cartoon: I is for Ice Cream (speech balloon)

    Cartoon: Capital I…he’s quite a guy!

    Scene 2: David, Luis, and the kids draw capital and lowercase F’s in the snow.

    Cast: The Alphabet Dancers make a letter F

    Muppets/Song: Grover sings, “What Do I Do When I’m Alone?”

    Film: The Mad Painter #6

    Cartoon: Sand I/i

    Cartoon: A boy and a dog fight over the letter I

    Muppets: Guy Smiley hosts “Pick Your Pet”

    Scene 3: Biff shovels snow to demonstrate some, more, and all. In the process, he obliviously dumps all the snow on Sully. When David asks Biff where Sully is, Biff has no idea…until they see a wiggling lump of snow nearby. This prompts David to grab Biff’s shovel to start digging out Sully.

    Cartoon: I’ve got some hair…I’ve got more…but I’ve got the most!

    Film/Song: Henson #6

    Cartoon: Filbert’s Flea Circus

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #6

    Muppets/Song: “No Matter How You Count Them”

    Cartoon: A giant recites the alphabet to a mild-mannered gardener, who ultimately hits the giant in the face with a pie

    Scene 4: Mr. Hooper delivers a giant bag of birdseed to Big Bird’s nest. He asks if Big Bird is stocking up on birdseed for the cold weather, but Big Bird tells him that he’s using it to feed Bert’s pigeons while Bert and Ernie are on vacation. Mr. Hooper wishes that he could be on vacation with them, too.

    Muppets: Bert asks Ernie if he remembered to bring everything to the beach

    Cartoon: Fleas have fun in fur!

    Cartoon: F is for Football (art by the Hubleys)

    Film: Fred, Get Me a 20! (Starring Joe Raposo)

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Herry Monster and John-John count to 20

    Scene 5: Mr. Snuffleupagus and Big Bird are having a snowball fight in the arbor. Big Bird says that he’s going to win, but he is stunned when Snuffy launches snowballs from his snuffle at an alarming rate. The snowballs fly all over Sesame Street, alarming the adults inside the Fix-It Shop and Hooper’s Store. After Snuffy wins the snowball fight, he leaves for his cave. Luis, Mr. Hooper, and David find Big Bird leaning against the fence, completely worn out from the snowball fight, and they assume that he was just playing in the snow with “his imaginary friend.”

    Muppets/Song: “Fat Cat” (featuring Bip Bippadotta)

    Film: “Noises”

    Cartoon: I is for Impolite

    Muppets: Mr. Johnson orders a bowl of soup from Grover the waiter, but it’s missing the spoon. Grover can’t figure out what’s missing until Mr. Johnson asks him to taste it. When Grover finally brings the spoon, he remarks, “Next time, ASK for one!”

    Cartoon: Letter I Beep-Beep Song

    Scene 6: The cast shows how they stay warm in the winter. Mr. Hooper turns on his heater in his store, and David drinks hot chocolate. Biff shovels snow, and Luis bundles up with winter clothing. Herry Monster lifts weights, and Oscar takes a hot mud bath. Finally, Mr. Snuffleupagus has a shaggy fur coat that keeps him warm. It also keeps his best friend warm, as the camera shows Big Bird leaning against Snuffy to stay warm.

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #6 (repeat)

    Muppets: Grover is stuck outside in the snow, and goes to Kermit for help. Kermit tells him to come inside, but Grover has trouble understanding this.

    Cartoon: Two men show none and all with a pile of grapes

    Film: A grasshopper

    Cast: Luis shows how a can opener works

    Cartoon: F is for Frog and Fly (voiceover by Casey Kasem)

    Cast: Maria shows how a hammer is used

    Film: 1- 20 ice skaters (music by Joe Raposo)

    Muppets: Ernie counts sheep, fire engines, and balloons to fall asleep (much to Bert’s dismay)

    Film: A crane picks up magnetic objects

    Cartoon: Two groups of mountain goats try to pass one another on a road

    Scene 7: The Count counts kids playing in the snow. He goes to join them as David announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Maria and Luis. CTW sign still: Big Bird.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Grover, Bert, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Biff, Herry Monster, Mr. Snuffleupagus, Mr. Johnson, AMs

    Richard Hunt as Sully, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Guy Smiley, Kermit, Bip Bippadotta, AMs
     
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  14. cjd874

    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 145 features Big Bird, Oscar, Herry Monster, Susan, Gordon, Maria, and David on another snowy day. Plus, Cookie Monster imagines a special cookie and Grover shows "in" and "out" with his elevator passengers.

    Sesame Street Old School Outline 145


    Season 7: Snow on Sesame Street, part 3

    Sponsors: I, N, 7


    Scene 1: Big Bird wants to buy a sled from Hooper’s Store, which David will give to him if he has seven dollars. Big Bird only has six dollars, but Maria generously gives him an extra dollar. Big Bird excitedly runs out to start sledding, but finds he can’t get anywhere because the sidewalk is level. So he asks the kids to pull him along on the sled!

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #7

    Muppets: Cookie Monster goes to the bakery for a special birthday cookie, which he imagines in his mind

    Cartoon/Song: We All Live in a Capital I

    Cartoon: I is for Ice Cream (speech balloon)

    Muppets: The Count counts seven flowers, and then counts seven sneezes

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #7 (Spanish dub)

    Film: George the Farmer shows “in” and “out”

    Scene 2: Oscar shows David and Maria his Grouch snowman, which is covered in soot and garbage. Some kids run by, knocking the snowman over. Maria and David think that Oscar will be angry, but he’s happy that his flattened snowman has made an even bigger mess that he can enjoy!

    Muppets: Bert is cold, so Ernie tries to warm him up by putting layers of clothing on him. Bert snaps that now he’s too hot, so Ernie tries to cool him off by opening the window, turning on the fan, and putting an icepack down Bert’s shirt.

    Cartoon: Typewriter Guy – N is for Nose

    Cartoon: Numbers 1- 20 are removed or eliminated in various ways (cameo by Cookie Monster)

    Scene 3: Maria shows how the letters “I” and “N” form the word “IN”

    Cartoon: A colorful demonstration of the word “IN”

    Cartoon: Small, smaller, and smallest animals

    Film/Song: Henson #7

    Muppets: Herbert Birdsfoot and Grover present the word “HELP”

    Film: Snow in the city

    Cast: Two kids help each other put on smocks

    Cartoon: Nancy the Nanny Goat (art by Tee Collins)

    Scene 4: Herry Monster wants to help Susan and Gordon with shoveling snow, but they pass on his offer. Frustrated, Herry kicks a snow bank, moving it down the length of the street. The adults notice this and ask him to help push the piles of snow that they’ve already shoveled.

    Cartoon: What if we celebrated Valentine’s Day with chickens instead of hearts?

    Cartoon: The man is afraid of only one thing: FEAR

    Film: People jump (music by Joe Raposo)

    Scene 5: Herry Monster has moved all the piles of snow, but Gordon points out that the piles are blocking the street so that nobody can pass. Herry wonders where he can dump all the snow, and sees Oscar’s trash can…

    Muppets: Ernie shows Bert his banana phone

    Film: HELP (kid with too many ice cream cones)

    Muppets: Harvey Kneeslapper’s “I” prank (“You want me to keep an I on your hat?”)

    Cartoon: I is for Ink (angry bird)

    Scene 6: Susan and Gordon commend Herry on getting rid of all the snow piles and ask him where he moved them. Suddenly, Oscar is heard shouting for help: “Who put all this snow in my trash can? I can’t get out! Call the police! Call the fire department! Call the Disagreeable Order of Grouches! HELP!” The adults race over to rescue Oscar as frantic ending music plays.

    Cartoon: A man blows 7 bubbles

    Cast: Maria trains Bob and David to be waiters, and which doors (labeled “IN” and “OUT”) to use

    Cartoon: A man walks in an “IN”

    Muppets: Grover the elevator operator shows “in” and “out” with his passengers. When the elevator finally closes, the Muppets burst out, trampling Grover.

    Cartoon: A hand draws a bridge, which a train crosses

    Film/Song: “Pockets” (sung by Marilyn Sokol)

    Cartoon: An ant pushes a huge N to the center of the alphabet

    Film: Chewing gum factory

    Muppets: Roosevelt Franklin tells the story of Morty Moot Mope

    Film/Song: Henson #7 (repeat)

    Scene 7: Once all the snow is out of Oscar’s trash can, Oscar hits the side of his head and snow comes out of his ears. Herry Monster apologizes for putting the snow in his can, but Oscar doesn’t mind: everything in his can is all cold and wet now! Susan and Gordon instruct Herry to make one big pile, and they agree to help him. As everyone shovels the snow again, Big Bird announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Luis and the kids. CTW sign still: Maria and Bob.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Roscoe Orman as Gordon

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Cookie Monster, Bert, Grover, Harvey Kneeslapper, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as Herry Monster, the Count, Herbert Birdsfoot, AMs

    Matt Robinson as Roosevelt Franklin (voice only)

    Jim Henson as Ernie, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 146 features Big Bird, Oscar, Sherlock Hemlock, the Count, Susan, Bob, and Gordon. Plus, Ernie and Bert welcome a special visitor, Kermit gives a lecture about feet, and Maria reads the story of "The King's Problem."

    Sesame Street Old School Outline 146


    Season 7: Snow on Sesame Street, part 4

    Sponsors: N, S, 9


    Scene 1: Big Bird wakes up and can’t find his snow shovel underneath the newly fallen snow. Sherlock Hemlock arrives to solve the mystery, but finds other things that start with SH (a pair of shoe, a linen sheet, and a plush sheep). Sherlock “finds” the shovel when he accidentally steps on it and the handle flies upward, smacking him in the face.

    Muppets: Ernie decorates the apartment for a special occasion. Bert fails to guess what it is or who it’s for, so Ernie reveals that he did for a special visitor: the viewer!

    Cartoon: A girl inflates a balloon into the shape of an “S”

    Cast: Luis searches for “agua” in the desert

    Cartoon: An elephant and a bear try to cross a bridge to deliver packages, but they’re in each other’s way

    Film: Kids count 20 penguins going down a slide

    Scene 2: Oscar enjoys the cold weather because it forms ice, which makes people slip, slide, and stumble. He points out that each word begins with S. Afterwards, Susan, Gordon, and Bob all slip and fall on the icy spot in front of Oscar’s can.

    Cartoon: S is for Santa, Snow, and Sleigh

    Film/Song: Three of These Things (three starfish and a crab)

    Scene 3: Oscar is waiting for someone else to slip on the icy spot. The Count walks by, slips on the ice, and falls down. Oscar cackles at the Count’s misfortune, but the Count is delighted because he can now count the times he slips on the icy spot! Oscar groans as the Count starts slipping and counting his falls.

    Muppets: Kermit’s lecture on feet

    Cartoon: A reporter interviews the letter N

    Muppets: A Muppet cowboy counts to 10 with a Spanish voice echoing him

    Cartoon: Drawing a chicken (English and Spanish voiceovers)

    Cartoon: Bumble Ardy’s Birthday Party #9 (art by Maurice Sendak)

    Film/Song: Henson #9

    Cartoon: Things that start with N

    Muppets: Ernie recites his dramatic story to Bert. The story is nothing more than the alphabet, but Ernie ends on a cliffhanger when he concludes with “Y.”

    Scene 4: Gordon and the kids classify sleds by size.

    Muppets: Super Grover helps a girl move boxes

    Film: “Cow Dog Song (I’m a Hard-Working Dog)”

    Cartoon: 30 dots (one keeps turning red)

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Kermit interviews a girl and asks her to make animal sounds. When he asks her what sound a frog makes, she replies, “Wiggit-wiggit!”

    Scene 5: Big Bird, Gordon, and Susan play “One of These Things” with pictures of a scarf, a pair of mittens, a coat, and sandals.

    Cartoon: The Yo-Yo Master

    Film: A man makes a shadow puppet of a parrot

    Cartoon: S is for Snake (speech balloon)

    Muppets: Cookie Monster and Ernie have an identity crisis

    Cartoon: Six Silly Seals (art by Tee Collins)

    Film: “There Once Was a Hand…”

    Cartoon: S es para Serpiente (Spanish version of speech balloon cartoon)

    Scene 6: Bob stands in the arbor and says, “Before.” Bob proceeds to shovel the arbor in a fast-motion video, and afterwards he says, “After.” Susan and the kids stand at an incomplete snowman and say, “Before.” Once they put on the facial features, they say, “After.” Finally, Herry Monster holds a bowl of soup and says, “Before.” After slurping it all up, he shows the empty bowl and says, “After!”

    Cartoon: A girl goes out to play in the snow with her new sled

    Cartoon: The Old Woman Who Lived in a Nine

    Film: Ten hats on a hatrack

    Muppets/Cast: Maria reads “The King’s Problem” (with the Anything Muppets)

    Film: A mom and her son comment on a film of various animals and their mothers

    Cartoon: A reporter interviews the letter N (Spanish version)

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert try to share licorice

    Scene 7: Everyone on Sesame Street plays in the snow as Susan announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Mr. Hooper. CTW sign still: Bob.


    CAST:

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Roscoe Orman as Gordon

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Bert, Grover, Cookie Monster, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Sherlock Hemlock, Herry Monster, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 147 features Oscar, Big Bird, Herry Monster, and Prince Charming (!). Plus, Grover meets Simon Soundman, Ernie finds a note for Bert, and Bob and Luis build a train tunnel.

    Sesame Street Old School Outline 147


    Season 7: Snow on Sesame Street, part 5

    Sponsors: S, U, 11


    Scene 1: Gordon notices that Oscar has set up an air conditioner and several electric fans blowing cold air into his can. Oscar explains that he’s having company over, but Gordon counters that his guests won’t feel good if the AC and fans are on. Oscar: “Exactly! My guests are Grouches, so they’ll be perfectly chilly and miserable with the air conditioning on! You’re catching on, aren’t you Mr. Know-It-All?”

    Cartoon: S words (art by the Hubleys)

    Muppets: Ernie keeps Bert up at night by talking about going to the zoo tomorrow

    Film: A male frog hops around and bulges his throat

    Cartoon: Two dots play hide-and-seek amongst different shaped blocks

    Film: Hands count to 11

    Muppets: Sesame Street News Flash – Kermit interviews a servant and a princess (Cookie Monster in drag) in a send-up of “The Princess and the Pea”

    Cartoon: S is for Superman

    Scene 2: Big Bird demonstrates pronouns. First, he points to himself and says, “Me!” Then he points to Mr. Hooper inside the store and he says, “Him!” Next, Maria leaves her apartment and Big Bird says, “Her!” Mr. Hooper and Maria start a conversation and Big Bird says, “Them!” Finally, Big Bird joins them and he says, “Us!”

    Film/Song: “Three is My Favorite Number” (by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: The letter U salesman

    Cartoon: A dog learns about the letter U

    Muppets: Grover, Herry, and Billy Monster rearrange themselves in different ways to show that there are 3 monsters, until they faint from exhaustion

    Cartoon: Three of these footprints belong together, and one doesn’t belong

    Film: The Mad Painter #11

    Cartoon: Poverty U segment

    Muppets: Ernie has an important note for Bert, but he can’t find it. As he searches for it, he makes a mess of the apartment. Upon finding the note, Ernie gives it to Bert, who reads it: “Dear Bert, it’s your turn to clean the apartment. Love, Ernie.”

    Scene 3: Prince Charming goes to Hooper’s Store to buy something that rhymes with “cat,” but he forgot what it was. Mr. Hooper offers him a baseball bat, a door mat, and finally a winter hat that the Prince wants. Mr. Hooper guesses that the Prince wants this hat to keep himself warm, but he’s wrong: it’s for the snowman replica that the Prince made of himself!

    Cartoon: A boy needs a “U” to complete the word “UP”

    Cast: Bob and Luis build a train tunnel

    Cartoon: The Eleven Cheer

    Muppets: Lefty the Salesman tries to sell Ernie a “U,” but Ernie turns it down because he would prefer a V. Lefty stretches the bottom of the U so that it becomes a “V.” (Caroll Spinney performs Lefty.)

    Cartoon: Boy and the UP balloons

    Cartoon: A cartoon man climbs a live boy and points out his body parts

    Muppets/Song: Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats perform, “Count It Higher”

    Film: Kittens play together

    Cartoon: A boy does an addition problem in his head: 2 + 1 = 3

    Cartoon/Song: “Four Seasons”

    Scene 4: Big Bird is having trouble removing his boots from his feet. Neither Mr. Hooper, nor Maria, nor Gordon can get them off. When Herry Monster passes by, they all ask him for help, and he gets both of Big Bird’s boots off in one attempt! Herry: “That wasn’t too bad, was it? Welp, I gotta go to my knitting class…I’m crocheting a new set of barbells. See ya!”

    Muppets: Cookie Monster shows Ernie his cookie counting machine

    Cartoon: A roof finds its way to the top of a house

    Cartoon: Sand S/s

    Muppets: Simon Soundman orders a (BAWK-BAWK-BAWK) sandwich, but Waiter Grover has trouble understanding this and brings out other objects on bread (a telephone sandwich, an elephant sandwich, and a guitar sandwich)

    Cartoon: A U-train spells the words "unite," "U-turn," "underground," "up," and "universe."

    Film: Counting 1 – 20 (planes taking off)

    Scene 5: Big Bird tells Gordon that he’s sad that the snow is melting. Gordon reminds him that when the snow melts, it gets warmer and that means spring is coming soon. Big Bird is excited and starts talking to the sky: “Hey, make the snow melt faster! I want spring to come sooner!” Gordon explains that he can’t make the snow melt faster by talking to the sky, but Big Bird thinks that it will work.

    Film: A flower opens and closes

    Cartoon: An old woman goads a man into guessing whom she met today (art by Bruce Cayard)

    Scene 6: The next morning, all the snow has melted away. Big Bird thinks his plan worked! He proudly prances down the street, boasting of his accomplishments. Maria announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Maria and Luis. CTW sign still: Oscar.


    CAST:

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Roscoe Orman as Gordon

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird, Oscar, and Lefty the Salesman (insert only)


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Bert, Cookie Monster, Grover, Prince Charming, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as Herry Monster, Simon Soundman, AMs

    Chris Cerf as Little Chrissy (voice only)

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 148 features Big Bird, Oscar, David, Maria, Mr. Hooper, and Mr. MacIntosh! (Yes, you read that right...Mr. MacIntosh!) Plus, Grover sings about friendship, Cookie Monster ruins Kermit's B lecture, and Guy Smiley hosts "What's My Part."


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 148


    Season 5: Oscar’s disguises backfire/Big Bird’s yellow collection

    Sponsors: A, B, 2


    Scene 1: Big Bird asks Mr. MacIntosh for some yellow fruits, so Mr. Mac gives him some bananas, pineapples, and mangoes. Then he goes to Hooper’s Store for some yellow gumballs, yellow marbles, and a yellow dump truck. Mr. Hooper asks Big Bird why he wants so many yellow things, and Big Bird explains that he’s making a collection of yellow items.

    Film/Song: “Everybody Eats” (by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: B is for Bosco and Bubbles

    Scene 2: Big Bird shows Mr. Hooper and the kids his yellow items, including a blanket, a rubber ball, a chair, and the items from Mr. Mac and Mr. Hooper.

    Muppets: Kermit attempts to give a lecture on the letter B, but Cookie Monster eats parts of it until the letter is gone

    Film: A rattlesnake

    Cartoon: The “2” Train

    Film: Time-lapse of seeds growing into plants

    Muppets/Song: Bob sings, “People in Your Neighborhood” with the garbage collector and the barber

    Cartoon: Madrigal Alphabet

    Scene 3: Oscar tells the viewer that he’s going to try to fool people with his disguises. First, he disguises himself as Luis, but it backfires when Maria sees through his disguise and starts speaking to “Luis” in Spanish, which Oscar can’t understand or reply to.

    Muppets: Ernie presents the letter “A” using an apple, but Cookie Monster eats the apple

    Film: Various objects become OPEN

    Scene 4: Oscar tries disguising himself as Willy the hot dog man! However, David turns the tables on Oscar by going one step further and asking “Willy” for a hot dog with mustard and relish. David says that he thought he was talking to Willy, thus forcing Oscar to reveal his trick.

    Muppets: Farley uses his imagination (Herry Monster cameo)

    Cartoon: B is for Bongos, Beat, and Bottles

    Scene 5: Oscar goes for broke by disguising himself as Mr. Hooper! But things go south when several kids (led by Maria and David who are wise to Oscar) come to “Mr. Hooper” for candy, ice cream, and toys. Fed up, Oscar decides to disguise himself as his trash can, which means staying in there for the rest of the day!

    Cartoon: A red man tries to get apples from a tree by himself, while a yellow man builds a ladder

    Muppets: Ernie has finished his bath, but thinks he’s forgotten something. Bert asks him if he washed his ears, his neck, and elbows. Finally, Ernie remembers that he forgot to turn off the water in the tub, as the water level rises around them…

    Film/Song: Henson #2

    Cast: Three of These Kids (one is upside-down)

    Cartoon: A man doubts a carpenter’s knowledge of a saw

    Muppets: The Amazing Mumford talks about surprise

    Film: African children playing together

    Cartoon: A is for Ape

    Cartoon: Would you mind closing our OPEN?

    Cartoon: A boy counts things and erases them along the way

    Scene 6: Mr. MacIntosh and David play “Three of These Things” with three apples and a head of lettuce.

    Muppets/Song: Grover sings, “Still We Like Each Other” to a Muppet girl

    Cartoon: Jazz Spies #2

    Film/Song: “Doll House”

    Cast: David presents the word OPEN, going through a series of doors that gets smaller and smaller

    Muppets: Ernie says that he has two eyes, two ears, and two noses. When Bert argues that he doesn’t have two noses, Ernie pulls off Bert’s nose and puts it on his own face!

    Film: An apple tree

    Cartoon/Song: Country Fiddler’s Toucan Two-Step

    Muppets: Guy Smiley hosts “What’s My Part?” with a Foot as the mystery guest (featuring Professor Hastings, Arlene Frantic, and Bennett Snerf)

    Scene 7: The cast appears in series of quick shots about the letter A. David makes a paper airplane, Oscar eats some anchovies, and Maria introduces the next film featuring an aardvark.

    Film/Song: “I’m an Aardvark”

    Cartoon: Jack and the B-Stalk

    Film: Kids paint pictures of things that start with B

    Scene 8: The cast does some quick shots about the letter B. Mr. MacIntosh holds up a bunch of bananas, Mr. Hooper serves up bagels, and Big Bird proudly says his own name. He adds that “Bye-bye” starts with B, and it’s time to go. As Big Bird waves goodbye, David announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Ernie and Bert. CTW sign still: Maria and Bob.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Chet O’Brien as Mr. MacIntosh

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird, Oscar, and Bennett Snerf


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS

    Frank Oz as Bert, Cookie Monster, Grover, Professor Hastings, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as Farley, Herry Monster, the Amazing Mumford, the Foot, AMs

    Fran Brill as Arlene Frantic

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Guy Smiley, AMs
     
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    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 149 features Cookie Monster, Grover, Oscar, Big Bird, Susan, Maria, and Luis. Plus, Joe Raposo sings "Somebody Come and Play," and Ernie and Bert get into a fight over their electric appliances.


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 149


    Season 6: Cookie Monster’s cookie carrier/Grover and Susan spend the day together

    Sponsors: O, X, 12


    Scene 1: Luis and Maria count 12 nails, 12 bolts, and 12 screws with the kids.

    Film: Where the buffalo roam…

    Muppets: A Muppet girl discusses the concept of “same” using her reflection in the mirror

    Cartoon: Brand X

    Scene 2: Cookie Monster wants to figure out how he can carry cookies with him at all times. He asks Maria and Luis to make him a special cookie carrier.

    Cartoon: A mother bird brings her babies a giant number 12

    Cartoon: Cowboy X

    Muppets: Kermit interviews the Pied Piper

    Scene 3: Luis and Maria present Cookie Monster with his own cookie carrier: a sturdy wooden box with a hinged top, a small padlock, and a leather strap. But Cookie realizes that the best way for him to carry cookies is not by keeping them in a cookie carrier…but by keeping them in his tummy! As Cookie eats all the cookies and the cookie carrier, Maria sighs, “Well it’s the thought that counts, isn’t it?”

    Cartoon: Olga y la letra O (Spanish animation about the letter O)

    Film: Several people help a man when his car is stuck in the mud

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert have an appliance war, and blow a fuse as a result

    Cartoon: Twelve rocks (animation by Jim Henson)

    Cast: Luis finds the EXIT sign in a brick room (shown in English, and again in Spanish after the following cartoon)

    Cartoon: Sally Spider skates with different combinations of her legs

    Muppets: Two Anything Muppets comment on how they look the same…but one has a very different voice!

    Scene 4: Susan comments how glad she is to have a day off from work. Grover approaches her, asking if she’d like to play. Susan turns down his offer, saying that she wants some time to herself. Grover dejectedly leaves, but Susan calls him back, deciding that it would be better to spend her day with a friend like Grover, instead of them both being alone.

    Film/Song: “Somebody Come and Play” (by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: The O limerick

    Film: A gymnast performs an uneven bars routine (beginning and end)

    Scene 5: Luis comments how O’s can be used to circle things that you want to see, demonstrating by circling words on his shopping list. Oscar says that he prefers X’s because they cross out things that you don’t want to see. He draws a big X on the screen, and the camera pans over to Luis, who has been crossed out by the X.

    Film: A boy named Ramón joins a baseball team

    Muppets/Song: Sherlock Hemlock sings, “X Marks the Spot”

    Cartoon: “Alright…now that you’ve eaten everything, would you mind telling me what you’ll eat for dessert?”

    Scene 6: Susan teaches Grover about “here” and “there” by tossing a ball across the arbor area. The ball was here before, and now it’s there. Grover wants Susan to bring the ball back “here” so that they can play catch together. As they start, Grover notes that the ball is “here,” but when he throws it to Susan, it goes over her head and lands in Oscar’s can with a big crash. Grover: “Well, the ball is no longer here. It is over there…inside Oscar’s trashcan. Oh, I am so embarrassed…”

    Film: Camels eating

    Muppets: The Geefle and the Gonk cooperate to get fruit from a tree

    Cartoon: A girl shows how good she is at drawing buildings

    Cartoon: Sand X/x

    Film: David narrates some films showing different animals’ homes

    Muppets: The Count counts Bert and Ernie’s blocks, taking the tower apart in the process

    Scene 7: Big Bird shows off his X-hibit, featuring items that start with X, but points out that there aren’t many things in it…only a xylophone and an X-ray. Maria goes to fetch a sign with an X in it: EXIT. She adds it to Big Bird’s X-hibit as Big Bird comment on her smarts.

    Cartoon: A polar bear finds the EXIT sign

    Cartoon/Song: Ladybug Picnic #12 (by Bud Luckey)

    Film: Jerry Nelson narrates a story about how a hand learned to spin a top

    Cartoon: The Great Alphonso and his Trained X’s

    Muppets/Song: Little Jerry and the Monotones perform, “Proud”

    Cartoon: A bear counts bees in rhyme

    Film: On the beach (music by Joe Raposo)

    Scene 8: Grover watches as Susan and Jay play tic-tac-toe, using X’s and O’s. Luis announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Mr. Hooper. CTW sign still: Susan.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Cookie Monster, Grover, Bert, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Sherlock Hemlock, Little Jerry, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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  19. cjd874

    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 150 features a guest star who was well-known for her appearance on the Muppet Show, as well as West Side Story. One of the few people in the world who has won an Oscar, a Tony, an Emmy, and a Grammy: Rita Moreno!
    Plus, Ernie tries not to wake up Bert, Kermit meets some mixed-up holiday characters, and Grover talks to John-John. Enjoy!


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 150


    Season 8: Rita Moreno visits Sesame Street (as Maria’s aunt Lucia)

    Sponsors: J, V, 4


    Scene 1: Big Bird sees Maria waiting at the bus stop. Maria tells him that her tía (aunt) Lucia is visiting from Puerto Rico. Big Bird has never heard of Puerto Rico, so Maria explains that it’s a country far away from Sesame Street. They speak Spanish and embrace Latin culture there. Maria gets so caught up talking about Puerto Rico that she fails to realize that her aunt has gotten off the bus and is standing behind her! After a warm embrace, Maria introduces Lucia to Big Bird.

    Film: A child explains his father’s job as a bus driver

    Muppets/Song: The Anything Muppets sing, “How Do You Get from Here to There?”

    Cartoon: A ball cannot travel up a steep incline

    Cartoon: A little man misplaces his J under his hat

    Muppets: Ernie asks Bert to play in the park, but Bert says no. This prompts Ernie to give him a physical examination.

    Scene 2: Tía Lucia meets Susan and Gordon as they leave for the movies. Then Maria introduces Lucia to Oscar, who insults Lucia. Maria chides Oscar for being rude, but Tía Lucia calms her down and begins speaking to Oscar in Spanish. When Oscar asks for a translation, Tía Lucia replies, “It means, ‘Same to you, so stop talking to me and take a hike, you miserable green carpet!’” As the adults leave, Oscar does a take to the camera: “Now that’s my kind of woman!”

    Cartoon: A man slips on his daughter’s skate, and she points out that it makes him ANGRY! But she knows that he still loves her.

    Cartoon: Two men stand atop a letter V and discuss its importance

    Film/Song: “Feet (One Foot, Two Foot)” (by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon: This is a big letter V (limerick)

    Muppets: Kermit interviews the Easter Bunny, a Halloween witch, and Santa Claus, but they are confused about which holidays they belong to

    Cartoon: Four construction workers build a number 4

    Cartoon: A boy goes fishing, but he catches letters of the alphabet instead of fish. Ultimately, he makes alphabet soup.

    Muppets: The Count and Cookie Monster cooperate to count and eat 7 cookies

    Film: Kids narrate a tortilla-making contest in English and Spanish

    Scene 3: Tía Lucia meets Bob and Linda, who are signing words for a group of kids. She teaches the Spanish words for “hello,” “friends,” and “take a nap.”

    Muppets: Ernie notices that Bert is taking a nap and tries not to wake him up. Ernie quickly becomes bored because he can’t watch TV or play with his ball, so he takes a nap. His snoring wakes up Bert, who goes to talk to Ernie. However, Ernie yells at Bert for waking him up!

    Cartoon: J “miniscula” (Spanish voiceover)

    Cartoon/Song: Country Fiddler – Four Big Lions

    Scene 4: The Count approaches Maria and Tía Lucia. After introducing himself, the Count notices the flowers on Lucia’s dress and begins to count them. Maria: “This is going to take a very long time…” Lucia: “How often does this kind of stuff happen?” Maria: “More often than I’d like to admit…”

    Cartoon: Counting 20 tail feathers on a peacock

    Scene 5: After the Count has counted 468 flowers, Maria decides that it’s time for her and Tía Lucia to move on.

    Film: A WALK sign flashes over a montage of people walking in the city

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Grover and John-John talk about love, and count one penny

    Cartoon: Typewriter Guy – V is for Vacuum

    Scene 6: Maria introduces Tía Lucia to Mr. Hooper, David, and Herry Monster inside Hooper’s Store. Mr. Hooper offers Lucia a cup of coffee, which she accepts. Then she asks for a ham and cheese sandwich with lettuce, pickles, and tomato. As David prepares it, Lucia says that she’d like something to read. Herry offers to help, so he lifts up the entire newsstand and brings it into the store! Herry: “So what’ll it be? TV Guide or the New Yorker?”

    Cartoon: Three different-shaped balls find three matching holes

    Cartoon: Sand V/v

    Muppets: Roosevelt Franklin Elementary School – Baby Breeze wants to yell at the rain for ruining his picnic plans, but Roosevelt helps him realize how silly that is

    Cartoon: Cars WALK

    Film/Song: Henson #4

    Scene 7: Tía Lucia meets Luis and Biff at the Fix-It Shop. Biff and Luis are having trouble fixing a tilting bookshelf, so they ask Maria for help. When Maria fails to fix the problem, Lucia shows them how it’s done.

    Film: The Mad Painter #4

    Cartoon: A showcase of J words

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert sing “Imagination” at night

    Cartoon: A group of alley cats cooperate to make music

    Scene 8: Maria has a surprise for her aunt: a special Puerto Rican meal for everyone on Sesame Street (made by Mr. Hooper, Luis, David, and Susan)! The entire cast sits down to eat outside Hooper’s Store as the Count announces the sponsors. SS sign still: Maria. CTW sign still: Oscar.


    CAST:

    Linda Bove as Linda

    Northern Calloway as David

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Loretta Long as Susan

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Roscoe Orman as Gordon

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar

    ***Special guest: Rita Moreno as Lucia


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Bert, Cookie Monster, Grover, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Herry Monster, Biff, AMs

    Matt Robinson as Roosevelt Franklin (voice ony)

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, AMs
     
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  20. cjd874

    cjd874 Well-Known Member

    Number 151 features Oscar, Big Bird, Luis, Maria, David, and Mr. Hooper. Plus, Marshal Grover tries to count backwards, Ernie plays "Touch Your Face," and the Anything Muppets sing, "Five People in My Family."


    Sesame Street Old School Outline 151


    Season 9: Oscar doesn’t want to live in a trashcan anymore

    Sponsors: K, Y, 5


    Scene 1/Insert: Bob sings “Right in the Middle of My Face” with the kids

    Muppets: Guy Smiley hosts “Beat the Time” with Cookie Monster as contestant. Cookie must find three things that rhyme with rain, so he brings in a cane (stolen from an elderly Muppet man), a chain (to which Frazzle is attached), and a train (which demolishes the studio).

    Cartoon: An old woman pops up from inside a kangaroo’s pouch and exclaims, “K is for kangaroo!”

    Cartoon: Pinball Number Count #5

    Celebrity: Richard Pryor shares strawberries with a kid on a park bench

    Cartoon/Song: Five Purple Konkers

    Film: People and animals walk up and down

    Muppets/Song: “Five People in My Family”

    Scene 2: Big Bird asks David to tell him what letter begins the words “key,” “king,” and “kangaroo.” When David says “K,” Big Bird misinterprets it as an abbreviated slang for “okay.” Big Bird: “Can you tell me what letter it is?” David: “K.” Bird: “Well? You just said you were going to do it, so please tell me, okay?” David: “K!” Their exasperated exchange continues until David clarifies that the letter is called K.

    Cartoon: One of these shoe pairs doesn’t belong…

    Muppets: Ernie and Bert go to the movies, but a woman’s tall hat blocks Ernie’s view. Bert tells Ernie to ask politely if she can remove her hat, so she places it in the chair next to her---right in front of Bert’s view!

    Film: A flock of flamingos

    Muppets: Sesame Street News Flash – Kermit tries to interview the 3 Little Pigs, but the Count ruins the interview by counting them. Kermit goes to the house next door, but to his dismay (and the Count’s delight), it’s the house of the 7 Dwarves!

    Cartoon: K is for Kite

    Cartoon: A kitten is knitting a kerchief, a kite, and a polka-dot mitten

    Cast: David, Bob, and Maria show under, on, and in

    Muppets: Fred the Wonder Horse bets that Marshal Grover can’t count backwards. Marshal Grover tries, but ultimately fails…so Fred has to ride on his back!

    Cartoon: Bolt and Nut show how they work together

    Scene 3: Oscar tells Luis that he’s tired of living in a trashcan, and wonders what it would be like to live in a different type of home.

    Cartoon: A bird subtracts balloons by popping them with his beak (animation by Cliff Roberts)

    Film/Song: “Five Onstage Dancers”

    Cartoon: Cherries fall through a moving hole onto a man who shows up and down (animation by Bruce Cayard)

    Scene 4: Oscar tries living in the mailbox, and he likes the dark, cramped conditions. However, a jolly Anything Muppet mailman (a Lavender Live-Hand performed by Jerry Nelson) comes along and opens the mailbox, sending Oscar falling out onto the sidewalk with the rest of the mail. Oscar decides to relocate.

    Cartoon: 5 legs sticking out of a barrel

    Cartoon: The Yellow Yahoo

    Muppets: Ernie plays “Touch Your Face” with the viewer

    Scene 5: Oscar rests inside the wastebasket outside Hooper’s Store, but he can’t stand the smell of healthy food being cooked, or the sound of Mr. Hooper’s cheerful whistling. When David arrives with some fresh flowers to restock the store, Oscar vows to go somewhere else.

    Film: Counting buses

    Muppets/Song: “City-Country Song” (vocals by Marilyn Sokol and Jim Henson)

    Scene 6: Oscar relocates to a wooden crate in the arbor area. But he gets irritated when the kids start playing basketball and having a good time. Things get worse when the Count shows up and starts counting the kids (and the number of times they bounce the ball), so Oscar leaves again.

    Cartoon: 2 houses plus 3 houses equal 5 houses

    Muppet/Kid Moment: Herry Monster and John-John talk about up and down

    Cartoon: Y is for Yakety-Yak

    Scene 7: Oscar tries living in a bin of sawdust and scraps in the Fix-It Shop, and sees Maria and Luis arguing over how to fix a tricycle. Just when things look good for him, the adults resolve their argument and they cooperate to fix the tricycle. Oscar realizes that there’s one more place for him to go to…

    Cartoon: Various demonstrations of UP and DOWN

    Cartoon: Sand Y/y

    Film: Baby eagles are fed (music by Joe Raposo)

    Cartoon/Song: “1-2-3-4-5”

    Muppets: After Bert yells at Ernie for making a mess of the apartment, Ernie wonders what life would be like without Bert…and quickly realizes that it wouldn’t be all that good.

    Cartoon: 30 dots (perfect take)

    Scene 8: Back in his trashcan, Oscar hangs up a tattered sign: “CAN SWEET CAN.” Luis comments on the flower next to his can, and Oscar suggests that he smell it. In typical Oscar fashion, it’s a squirting trick flower, and Luis storms off with water dripping from his face. Mr. Hooper announces the sponsors. SS sign still: the Count. CTW sign still: David.


    CAST:

    Northern Calloway as David

    Emilio Delgado as Luis

    Will Lee as Mr. Hooper

    Sonia Manzano as Maria

    Bob McGrath as Bob

    Caroll Spinney as Big Bird and Oscar


    JIM HENSON’S MUPPETS:

    Frank Oz as Cookie Monster, Bert, Grover, AMs

    Jerry Nelson as the Count, Herry Monster, Fred the Wonder Horse, Frazzle, AMs

    Jim Henson as Ernie, Kermit, Guy Smiley, AMs
     
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