Sesame Street
Plot Oscar gets mail
Air date February 3, 1978
Season Season 9 (1977-1978)
Sponsors C, U, 2
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
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  • Song: "Snow"
  • Film: A girl goes to the shoemaker and watches him as he repairs her shoes. (EKA: Episode 1028)
  • Ernie & BertErnie shows drawings to Bert, and Bert has to guess what happened. Ernie has a drawing of an empty bird cage with an open door (the bird flew away), and a man lying on the ground with a banana peel next to him (he slipped on it). Then Ernie shows Bert an blank piece of paper. The answer to that one is that there was a cow eating grass, but the grass is all eaten now and the cow went home. (First: Episode 0030)
  • Big Bird tells Susan that he's going to fight the noise pollution on Sesame Street. Sure enough, as he makes comments about them, the horns honking, the jet plane overhead, the motorcycle blasting and the garbage cans being rattled, all become quiet -- because they've already passed by. (EKA: Episode 0335)
  • In a three-part segment, Herbert Birdsfoot teaches how to read words from the "ET" family, with the help of a disgruntled deliveryman who delivers letters to Herbert. (EKA: Episode 0573)
  • Film: Children are seen growing up.
  • Toothy, a pair of teeth, visits the talent agency to find a partner to help him "shine." A washcloth auditions, but a toothbrush ultimately gets the job.
  • Cartoon: Using a poster showing him where each piece goes, a boy puts a model of a monster together. The model comes to life, and scares the monster on the poster.


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