Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird plans to go on vacation.
Air date April 14, 1976
Season Season 7 (1975-1976)
Sponsors D, X, 11
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Big Bird plans to go on a vacation. While packing, he has the feeling he's forgotten something. He's forgotten to decide where to go for his vacation.
AlphonsoX
Cartoon The great Alphonso and his trained X's
(EKA: Episode 0299)
Carassembly
Animation A dune buggy is assembled.
(EKA: Episode 0543)
Planning Ahead
Muppets Ernie and Bert: It's a sunny day at the beach, and Bert remembered to bring everything. Ernie, however, only brought an umbrella in case it rains... which it does.
(First: Episode 0284)
Girldraws
Cartoon A girl shows how good she is at drawing buildings.
(EKA: Episode 0858)
Noimage
Film Where a Letter Goes (edited)
(First: Episode 0120)
CowboyX
Cartoon The Story of Cowboy X, with the voices of Jean Shepherd
(EKA: Episode 0351)
Scanimatekids
Video Scanimate kids intro
(First: Episode 0798)
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SCENE 2 Maria, Big Bird and the Kids play trains by holding the waist of the person in front of them. Simon Soundman assists them by making the sound of a steam engine throughout the game.
Gurucountsto20
Cartoon Indian guru counts to twenty.
(First: Episode 0276)
Noimage
Film Costume parts are added to a clown.
Gurucountsto20
Cartoon Indian guru counts to twenty. (Spanish)
(First: Episode 0276)
Folge2389-4
Muppets A story about Lola the cow, who tries to find her home. She first tries to climb a tree to get into a nest, but Little Bird tells her that it's not her home. She then tries to crawl down a hole in the ground, but that turns out to belong to an earthworm. She tries to get into a trash can, which belongs to Oscar. She finally finds a barn and is invited in by another cow.
(First: Episode 0497)
2257l
Cartoon Little girl and cat (she imagines role reversal)
(EKA: Episode 0815)
Song.Superstition01

Song.Superstition02
Celebrity Stevie Wonder performs his hit single "Superstition."
(First: Episode 0514)
Typewriter.X
Cartoon X for X-ray: The Typewriter gets a check-up.
EB.usesofwater
Muppets Ernie & Bert: Ernie keeps taking glasses of water outside the apartment. Bert thinks of possible uses Ernie could have for this water. As it turns out, the kitchen faucet is broken, and Ernie's trying to get rid of the water before the apartment floods.
(First: Episode 0425)
1257-STOP
Cartoon A STOP sign commands a train to stop.
Headball-Counting
Muppets Roosevelt Franklin leads a counting practice for his Headball team.
2648.START
Cartoon A race announcer doubles as the man who holds up the START and STOP sign.
(EKA: Episode 0776)
Luis-canopener
Cast Luis demonstrates how to use a can opener to open a can of spaghetti ... not realizing that it's open on the bottom already.
(First: Episode 0469)
Ddart
Cartoon D-dart
(EKA: Episode 0292)
ToolQuickie-MariaHammer
Cast Maria demonstrates how a hammer is used by hammering a nail into a wall to hang up a picture. Then, the wall tips over on her.
(First: Episode 0469)
D balloon
Cartoon D for Dog: the roles between dog and master are reversed.
(First: Episode 0016)
Herbert and Grover 2
Muppets Grover the Assistant: Herbert Birdsfoot arranges three blocks for Grover to count. No matter how the blocks are arranged, they still add up to three. Herbert asks Grover to count some oranges as well. Grover confesses that he's good at counting blocks -- but he doesn't know how to count oranges!
(First: Episode 0192)
Youreagiraffe
Cartoon A boy tries to guess what a voice belongs to by asking it questions, and wins a ride on a giraffe.
(EKA: Episode 0846)
1800-25
Muppets An Anything Muppet girl shows the viewers that the number 11 is the same right side up and upside down.
(First: Episode 0183)
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Film Wrong place ice cream cone (0:30)
AlphonsoX
Cartoon The great Alphonso and his trained X's (repeat)
(EKA: Episode 0299)
Noimage
Film A gymnast demonstrates 'beginning' and 'end.'
1800-25
Muppets An Anything Muppet girl shows the viewers that the number 11 is the same right side up and upside down. (Spanish soundtrack)
(First: Episode 0362)
X-ends
Cartoon "Poverty X": A peanut-shaped figure lists the words that the letter "X" can be found in.
(First: Episode 0006)
BeginningMiddleEndAMs
Muppets Betty Lou teaches the meaning of "beginning", "middle", and "end", and introduces two of her friends: Beginning and End. The duo tell a story, but it lacks something in between the beginning and end parts. Beginning and End recruit their pal Middle to fill out the rest of the story. Middle, however, cannot stop telling the exciting part of the story, and the three friends begin a quarrel, forcing Betty Lou to declare the end of the lecture.
(First: Episode 0138)
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SCENE 3 David encounters Big Bird knitting some socks. Big Bird claims he once knitted a telephone.
AlpDancers-X
Film The Alphabet Dancers make a letter X.
(First: Episode 0456)
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Muppets Muppet & Kid Moments: Kermit the Frog and Tracy recite the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0120)
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SCENE 4 Big Bird has finished knitting a giant pair of socks, to David's bemusement.
Toon.Stop.dog
Cartoon A dog pulls its master, who keeps begging "STOP!" until they reach the word STOP.
(EKA: Episode 0838)
Xmarksthespot
Muppets Sherlock Hemlock sings "X Marks the Spot!"
(First: Episode 0351)
CowboyX
Cartoon The Story of Cowboy X, with the voices of Jean Shepherd (repeat)
(EKA: Episode 0351)
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SCENE 5 As the sponsors are announced, Big Bird looks around Sesame Street for someone who can wear the giant socks he just knitted.


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