Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird wants to say "adios"
Air date November 13, 1970
Season Season 2 (1970-1971)
Directed by Robert Myhrum
Sponsors F, 11
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Oscar the Grouch sings "Three of These Things Belong Together" with a rancid sneaker, a tattered glove, a messed up sock, and a nice hat. Oscar tells Gordon and the kids that the hat is the answer, but it won’t be nice for long, because he’s going to stick it in his egg beater and pour motor oil on it.
E deliver
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit talks about the letter F. He wanted an F, but someone sent him an E. A monster asks what the difference is between E and F, and then solves Kermit’s problem by eating the bottom line of the E so Kermit can talk about F.
(First: Episode 0033)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird learns about the Spanish word "adios", and is anxious to say it, but Susan tells him it's too early to say goodbye.
Help!
Muppets Tony sings The Beatles song "Help!" because his date can’t go to the dance tonight and he needs someone to go with.
Dots1
Animation Dot Bridge #1
(First: Episode 0001)
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Cast Larry and Phyllis cooperate to take a photograph.
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Celebrity The New York Mets make 10 hits in a row, but miss on the 11th.
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SCENE 3 Gordon displays the letters AN on a board, and some pictures of things that end with AN.
Dots3
Animation Dot Bridge (last dot is late and travels through others)
(First: Episode 0001)
AM Prince
Muppets A fairy godmother turns Cookie Monster into a handsome prince. He thinks it's ugly, and uses the wand to change her into her original form, Herry Monster wearing a wig. As monsters, they fall in love.
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Film F - wishes (1:21)
Flyfrogcartoon
Cartoon A self-proclaimed "handsome" fly (voiced by Casey Kasem) is indignant about appearing in a segment about the letter F with a "fat and ugly" frog. The frog solves the problem by eating the fly.
(First: Episode 0034)
1037h
Cartoon Poverty F
(First: Episode 0128)
200012
Cartoon F for Football
Artist: John and Faith Hubley
Dots4
Animation Dot Bridge (last dot shows up early)
(First: Episode 0001)
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Film How to bake a cake (2:39)
CE9
Muppets "If I Knew You Were Coming I'd've Baked a Cake"
(First: Episode 0031)
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Animation Dot Bridge (third dot want to be red)
(First: Episode 0001)
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SCENE 4 Big Bird asks Susan if he can say "adios" yet. She tells him to keep practicing as he waits.
Cosby-Counting
Celebrity Bill Cosby counts to 20 with his "twin."
ErnieCookie-Happiness
Muppets Cookie Monster hangs his head down in sadness. Ernie gives a lengthy speech on how looking up is the key to happiness. While his head's in the clouds, Cookie looks up toward Ernie's cookie box and empties it, making him happier.
1091-25
Celebrity Bill Cosby demonstrates sad.
Dots4
Animation Dot Bridge (last dot shows up early) (repeat)
WaterWaterWater
Film Water water water ... it's everywhere!
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Muppets Cookie Monster and Ernie: Cookie Monster helps Ernie match mittens, shoes, and gloves and put them away. Guess how he puts away two matching cookies.
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Animation Dot Bridge (all the dots turn red)
(First: Episode 0001)
Charlie and Louie
Muppets Charlie is lost and finds a policeman. It's his Uncle Louie, but he doesn't recognize him in uniform. Without the uniform on, Charlie asks Uncle Louie to find him a policeman.
200012
Cartoon F for Football (repeat)
Artist: John and Faith Hubley
Flyfrogcartoon
Cartoon F for fly and frog (repeat)
(First: Episode 0034)
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SCENE 5 Big Bird is afraid he'll forget to say "adios", but Susan reassures him he won't.
Dots7
Animation Dot Bridge (raspberry)
(First: Episode 0001)
AlphabetOmalley
Muppets An Anything Muppet boy meets Alphabet O'Malley, whose full name consists of twenty-six first names, each one starting with a different letter of the alphabet.
Noimage
Film F - wishes (1:21)
Flyfrogcartoon
Cartoon F for fly and frog (repeat)
(First: Episode 0034)
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Celebrity The New York Mets make 10 hits in a row, but miss on the 11th. (repeat)
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SCENE 6 Bob displays a birdhouse he just finished making. He shows the kids some pictures of birds who will live there, and has them add up the birds.
1037h
Cartoon Poverty F (repeat)
(First: Episode 0128)
BigBirdSusan
SCENE 7 Susan alerts Big Bird that it's finally time to say goodbye. He repeats the word "adios" as the credits start rolling.

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