Sesame Street
Plot Oscar goes to the dump
Air date February 8, 1980
Season Season 11 (1979-1980)
Sponsors D, J, 8
This episode guide has been compiled from materials at the CTW Archives.
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  • Oscar learns that tricks can backfire.
  • To Oscar, the city dump is paradise.
  • "Theater Without Words" presents Linda enacting the story of "The Farmer and the Seed" with some voice-over by Bob. (EKA: Episode 1030)
  • A woman meets a friend on the street.
  • Dancers from the Alvin Ailey Dance Company dance "Blues."
  • A girl becomes so small that she can do various tasks.
  • Oscar returns home from the dump.
  • Grover watches The Amazing Mumford practice a trick, making a rabbit come out of his hat. Mumford has trouble getting a rabbit to come out of the hat, and both are oblivious to the fact that Grover is turning into a rabbit. (EKA: Episode 0702)
  • Song: "Thought I'd Take a Walk"
  • Oscar does not want to return to the dump.


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