Sesame Street
Plot Oscar's Groucheteria
Air date March 26, 1984
Season Season 15 (1983-1984)
Sponsors G, L, 2

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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Bob comes across Oscar the Grouch's new "Groucheteria," a food service for Grouches. They see that his sign is missing the letter G in "Groucheteria" and Fluffy retrieves it. Bob attempts to ring the bell for service, but it's broken.
SandG
Animation Sand G/g
(EKA: Episode 1448)
Chaplin-HAT
Cast The Tramp finds a HAT sign near a hatrack with a new hat. He tries replacing his crummy, worn-out one with it, but the sign falls apart each time.
(EKA: Episode 1648)
LetterG.BlueYellow
Animation Letter G drawing with kid voice-over.
(EKA: Episode 0514)
BertIsOutside
Muppets Bert tells Ernie not to open the locked door until he gets back from his shopping trip. After he leaves the apartment, however, he realizes he forgot his money, but no matter what he does, Ernie won't let him in the apartment because he thinks this is practice.
2205-Cake
Film A baker decorates a birthday cake to a jazz percussion beat.
Seasonschange.computer
Animation As the seasons change, so do one's outfits. (early computer graphics)
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SCENE 2 Bob returns to the Groucheteria and tries some of their G-Coffee, curious about the name. Upon his first swig, he exclaims, "Gee, Oscar! This is the worst coffee I've ever tasted!"
2125u
Cartoon The Typewriter gets stuck in a spot of glue, and types "G: Glue."
(EKA: Episode 0852)
Grover-moon
Muppets Grover gets under his blanket, pretending that he is on the moon.
(EKA: Episode 1381)
1800-21
Cartoon A man makes a CASA for both him and his dog, who then makes a CASA for a bird.
(EKA: Episode 0825)
HiDeHoMan
Muppets / Celebrity Cab Calloway sings "Hi De Ho Man."
(EKA: Episode 1540)
2059i
Film Shopping for soup ingredients.
(EKA: Episode 0675)
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SCENE 3 Luis happens upon the Groucheteria, where Oscar tells him in honor of the grand opening, their menu consists of G-word foods. Luis asks if he has any gazpacho and informs Oscar about it. Oscar has some cold, green pea soup ready, but Luis turns it down and tells him the colder it gets, the worse it'll taste.
MillieMollywalk
Cartoon Millie and Molly take a walk, and have different perspectives of their surroundings.
(EKA: Episode 1454)
Film.Listen
Film "Listen ..." to various sounds, including the ocean, a heart beating, a clock ticking, a horse galloping, crickets chirping, a passing train, and others.
(EKA: Episode 0977)
Pinball2
Cartoon Pinball Number Count #2
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 1056)
Brucestringbean

Song.borntoadd
Muppets Bruce Stringbean, Clarice and S Street Band perform "Born To Add."
(EKA: Episode 1375)
Toon.Blowbubbles
Cartoon A boy shares his bubbles with some kids dancing in a field.
Marchingband2
Film Marching band cymbal crash #2
(EKA: Episode 0666)
2503-Spanish
Insert Maria sings a counting song and game that teaches the kids to count in Spanish.
Jazzyspies2
Cartoon "Jazz #2"
(First: Episode 0001)
CMCousinRejectsCookies
Muppets Cookie Monster discovers Cousin Monster doesn't want cookies and would rather eat Ernie's healthy food.
(EKA: Episode 1458)
I'mpretty-original
Song David sings "I'm Pretty" over a film of fish and other sea creatures.
(EKA: Episode 0723)
1845p
Cartoon Speech Balloon: L--Loud
(EKA: Episode 1201)
1706m
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster shares a pillow.
(EKA: Episode 1706)
TVMonkeys
Cartoon Two monkeys argue over what to watch on TV, growing bigger the angrier they get.
(EKA: Episode 0844)
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SCENE 4 Oscar has some G-Coffee and is repulsed by it. He confirms his suspicions - Fluffy put in real coffee into the machine by accident. Gordon and Susan taste it and claim it's the best coffee they've ever had.
Lpoemkids
Cartoon Kids hear an L poem.
(EKA: Episode 0198)
SSCast-Jumping
Cast Maria, David and Olivia compete to see who can jump the farthest.
(EKA: Episode 1295)
BCayard.Sheep
Cartoon The story of sheep, or where wool comes from.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 1648)
CavemenInventOrangeJuice
Muppets Caveman King Ernie wants something to drink, so he calls on the Royal Smart Person for help. The royal cow has quit, so there's no milk available. Ernie also shows that there is no liquid inside a rock or a stick. Then the Royal Smart Person suggests that Ernie should try squeezing a round orange thing (an orange), which turns out to have juice inside.
(EKA: Episode 1407)
Hiddenobjects
Animation Can you find the hidden objects in the picture?
Steel-Drum
Film How a steel drum is made
(EKA: Episode 0828)
3911j
Animation Slide puzzle: Ernie
(First: Episode 0403)
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SCENE 5 Oscar's Groucheteria is going out of business; he's been having too much fun running it. Just then, two Grouches come by and order some Grouch burgers. He starts to argue with them, re-affirming his love of the restaurant business. Bob announces the sponsors.


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