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Episode 0988

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Sesame Street
Plot Mr. Snuffleupagus loses every game that he plays with Big Bird. (repeat of 0708)
Air date February 23, 1977
Season Season 8 (1976-1977)
Sponsors H, I, 11
This episode page has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
  • Big Bird is first and Mr. Snuffleupagus is last in every game they play together. Big Bird invents a hiding game so Snuffleupagus can win.
  • Luis plays a game of Musical Chairs with some disabled kids. Grover gives each one of them a hug whenever they drop out of the game. (EKA: Episode 0958)
  • Cartoon: "A Loaf of Bread, a Container of Milk, and a stick of Butter" -- A little girl remembers what to buy at the store by visualizing her mother giving the instructions. Artist: Jim Simon (EKA: Episode 0420)
  • Cookie Monster: Cookie Monster sees styrofoam letters that spell the word FOOD. After he sounds them out, he dons a bib, sprinkles salt and pepper on the letters, and eats them...and then eats the bib. (EKA: Episode 0723)
  • Film: The Mad Painter gets another comeuppance. He attempts to paint an 11 in a doctor's office, but is unable to act in front of the waiting patients. Although he paints a number 11 on the door, a janitor washes it off, and the nurse yanks the painter into the office. (EKA: Episode 0351)
  • Susan tries to find out if the children remember the objects she put inside a box.
  • Cartoon: A race announcer doubles as the man who holds up the START and STOP sign. (EKA: Episode 0776)
  • Snuffy finds out he can't sort by class.
  • Cartoon: A construction worker explains the uses of a folding ruler. (EKA: Episode 0592)
  • Song: "Cooperation" - Kids cooperate to move a wooden structure.
  • Cartoon: A man (voiced by Gary Owens) explains how H starts the word "Hello", which is then demonstrated by people calling him and asking for someone named Harold. (First: Episode 0020)

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