Sesame Street
Air date January 15, 1970
Season Season 1 (1969-1970)
Sponsors A, Q, U, 8, 9
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
The Bath Story
  • Cartoon: "Poverty U" -- A figure gives a salute to the letter U, and presents the letter with a bouquet of flowers. (aired twice) (First: Episode 0036)

Bert enters the apartment to find Ernie playing "The Blue Danube" on the piano while singing letters of the alphabet. Bert tells him that singing the alphabet isn't possible, but Ernie gestures toward the next segment... (First: Episode 0017)

  • Ernie and Bert: Ernie gets Bert to play a game with him, in which he says "I one the sandbox", Bert says "I two the sandbox", and so on until Bert gets to "I eight the sandbox." "You ate the sandbox? How'd it taste?" Ernie asks. (First: Episode 0019)
  • Cartoon: A man displays the capital and lowercase A, and explains what an alligator is...before he is eaten by one. (First: Episode 0006)
  • Cartoon: "Count Up Elevator" -- An elevator operator stops at ten floors to pick up passengers, including a witch, a fireman, and a kangaroo. The tenth passenger, a mouse, causes the elevator to overload and explode. (aired twice) (First: Episode 0003)
  • Story: "Katie Goes to Camp"


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