Sesame Street
Air date February 1, 1983
Season Season 14 (1982-1983) (repeat from Season 12)
Sponsors R, 5


This episode guide has been compiled from incomplete video material.
Picture Segment Description
Muppets Ernie and Bert: Bert asks Ernie to help him carry his heavy groceries, but Ernie is too busy thinking about all the things he can do as he sits in a chair: breathing, listening, and smelling.
(EKA: Episode 1449)
Film A blind boy narrates his day. He reads braille, adds with an abacus, and plays in the playground with his friends.
Cartoon Light and heavy (ball and seal)
(EKA: Episode 0815)
SCENE Big Bird gives Snuffy a snuffle-warmer. Big Bird then receives a beak warmer from him. Since neither of their's is the right length, they trade warmers.
Cartoon The Ringmaster #5: Five fantastic floating fools fall from the big blue blimp.
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Grover helps Kermit show the number 5 using blocks, but Grover doesn't know how many to get (he can't count to 5). Kermit has him go back and forth bringing one until there is five.
(First: Episode 0476)
Cartoon Ants carry a huge letter 'Q' uphill
(EKA: Episode 0851)
Film Knock knock. Who's there? The woodpecker!
(EKA: Episode 1059)
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster sounds out the word "Fall" and leaves fall on them. Then, they fall over.
Film Footage of a Chinese noodle factory.
(EKA: Episode 0984)
Cartoon A hand draws a castle with a growling dragon inside, which scares the princess until her knight in shining armor leads the dragon away.
(EKA: Episode 0932)
Muppets / Celebrity Big Bird learns about disabilities from Itzhak Perlman and Rafael.
Cartoon In Spanish, a man makes everything in the room cerrada, and considers making the basket abierto if only for the guitar band inside.
Cast Luis tries to open a door marked with a "CERRADO" sign. He gets a running start, when Maria changes the sign to read "ABIERTO." She opens the door and Luis runs right through it, crashing.
(EKA: Episode 0702)
Cartoon Light and heavy (bird falls on man)
Film As a boy plays with a tugboat in the bathtub, we watch footage of a real tugboat.
(EKA: Episode 1086)
Muppets In ancient times, Grover invents the wheel to help Biff move a stone up a hill.
(EKA: Episode 0898)
Insert Oscar introduces Luis and David to Slimey's rock group - Earth, Rain and Mud. They perform their newest song, "Gimmie Mud."
Cartoon A stop-motion-animated train runs out of track.
(EKA: Episode 1576)
Cartoon Typewriter Guy: R for Rope
Artist: Jeff Hale
1041E&Bclean1 Muppets Ernie and Bert: Ernie Cleans the Apartment, Part 1
(First: Episode 0010)
Cartoon A girl counts her 5 cats using ribbon to keep track.
1041E&Bclean2 Muppets Ernie and Bert: Ernie Cleans the Apartment, Part 2
(First: Episode 0010)
Cartoon Car stuck on tar
SCENE Deena wants to play with Susan and David, who encourage her to sit and think instead. Deena choses to think about playing!
Cartoon Five snakes come out of a basket when a snake charmer plays the flute.
(EKA: Episode 1050)
Muppets A long-haired hippie sings "Adding" to Cookie Monster.
(EKA: Episode 0270)
Cartoon / Film A showcase of words that being with R.
Kingfireman-bob Muppets Story: Bob reads "The King and the Fireman", a story about a king who becomes so grateful for being saved by a fireman that he decides to make everyone in the kingdom a firefighter... and soon realizes what a mistake he's made.
(EKA: Episode 0278)
Cartoon Jive Five
SCENE A Honker comes to Hooper's Store to guy 5 apples and bananas, communicating the number by honking 5 times. He starts honking more when he asks for peanuts, faster than David can count.
Cartoon R is for Rooster, Robber, and Rake...
Artist: Fred Calvert
(First: Episode 0011)
Muppets Alphabet Chat: Mr. Chatterly tries to discuss the letter R, but everything goes awry.
Song "Spring Song"
(EKA: Episode 1448)

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