Sesame Street
Air date March 27, 1989
Season Season 20 (1988-1989)
Written by Christian Clark
Sponsors N, S, 2
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Picture Segment Description
MiamiMice-Count
SCENE 1 Count von Count phones the Miami Mice to make an urgent visit to Sesame Street. The mice are disappointed to find that all they're needed for is to be counted by the Count.
Toon-LionMouseHelp
Cartoon A lion and mouse help each other.
(EKA: Episode 2490)
Bigkidscry
Muppets "Big Kids Cry"
(EKA: Episode 1710)
1839zs
Film A boy visits the hospital to see his mother's new baby.
(EKA: Episode 1125)
LindaBoy.Telephone
Cast Linda shows a boy how to sign the word "telephone."
S-Snail
Cartoon S for Snail
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 1220)
1706m
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster shares a pillow.
(EKA: Episode 1706)
UncleAlStory
Cartoon Uncle Al tells his nephew a story about a dog he had, but gets mixed up with the details.
Artist: Marv Newland
(EKA: Episode 1145)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Maria finishes painting a door and the Amazing Mumford offers to conjure up a "Wet Paint" sign for it. Maria is pleased, until she discovers the sign itself has wet paint on it.
2men.ideas
Cartoon Once there were two men. Each had his own idea. One man told his thought to the other man, then the other man told his idea to the first man. Now both men knew twice as much.
(First: Episode 0268)
Littlejerryandthemonotones
Muppets Little Jerry and the Monotones sing "Telephone Rock."
(First: Episode 0733)
LearningLogo
Film Some kids learn how to use Logo, a computer programming language, to draw shapes on computers.
(EKA: Episode 2003)
Moschittababy Celebrity John Moschitta, Jr. has a baby who has a name beginning with every letter of the alphabet.
(EKA: Episode 2122)
Hubley.snake
Cartoon A voice asks a face if it's aware of the letter S, and it is revealed that the face belongs to a snake.
Artists: The Hubleys
(EKA: Episode 0304)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Gordon goes for a run with Simon Soundman, who uses animals sounds to describe how exercise makes him feel.
Blownose
Film I hab a cauld ib by dose.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 1186)
LeftyScale
Muppets Lefty wants to sell Ernie a scale. He uses two pounds of bananas and two pounds of apples to demonstrate how the scale works. Ernie is impressed. He already has a scale at home, but he'd like to buy the apples and bananas.
(EKA: Episode 0670)
David-Rectangle
Film David (in voice-over) finds rectangles.
(EKA: Episode 2447)
SB--NNail
Cartoon Speech Balloon: N - Nail
(First: Episode 0040)
Dentistsinyrnbhd
Muppets / Cast Bob sings "People in Your Neighborhood" with a dentist and a bus driver. (remake)
(EKA: Episode 2244)
2040g
Cartoon Yo-yo elevator
(EKA: Episode 2040)
Noimage
SCENE 4 Gordon is about to dig into his lunch (a tuna fish sandwich and some chocolate ice cream), when Irvine begins wailing. Oscar claims that she's hungry and Gordon should share with her. She doesn't want some of the sandwich, or the ice cream, but a concoction of the two.
1708i
Cartoon A postal worker tells the viewer what the post office is good for.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(EKA: Episode 0929)
HIYL.Tooth
Muppets Here is Your Life
Disguised as a dentist, Guy Smiley surprises a tooth at a dentist's office. The tooth is reunited with healthy food (represented by Carl Carrot and Melvin Milk), his dentist, and toothbrush/toothpaste pair Bristly and Pastey.
(EKA: Episode 1101)
Giraffe.construction
Film A piece of construction equipment and a giraffe are shown side-by-side.
(First: Episode 1550)
BBSnuffyVaudeville
Muppets On the vaudeville stage, Big Bird and Snuffy identify S words and tell gum-wrapper jokes.
(EKA: Episode 2244)
Hubley.stop
Cartoon S is for subway, sailboat, sled, scooter, skates, skis, and stop.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0278)
Noimage
SCENE 5 Elmo has drawn something original - tap dancing cows on the moon. It turns out to be a gift for a tap-dancing, astronaut cow.
Pinball2
Cartoon Pinball #2
(First: Episode 0987)
1186u
Muppets Grover demonstrates the number 2: Part 1
Counting to 2 is not very exciting.
(EKA: Episode 1156)
SandMonkey
Animation It's a monkey
Artist: Ishu Patel
1186v
Muppets Grover demonstrates the number 2: Part 2
Nobody's favorite number is 2.
(EKA: Episode 1156)
Moremoths
Cartoon More and more moths appear, and devour a man's clothes.
Artist: Bob Kurtz
(EKA: Episode 2406)
1186x
Muppets Grover demonstrates the number 2: Part 3
The huge visual aid falls on Grover.
(EKA: Episode 1156)
WhoYouLookinAtTiger.Refilmed
Song David sings "Who You Looking At, Tiger?"
Re-filmed version
(First: Episode 2525)
Noimage
SCENE 6 Slimey has joined the Worm Scouts and they all prepare for a hike. All Slimey is missing is his scout hat, which Susan points out is much too large for him to wear. Oscar counters that it's not for wearing; the hat is what they're hiking up.
1092-16
Cartoon The Typewriter: N for Nose
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 0895)
1095h
Muppets Ernie and Cookie Monster discuss hope. Ernie has something in a brown paper bag, and asks Cookie Monster what he hopes it is. Cookie Monster hopes that it is a cookie. It turns out that Ernie has ten cookies in the bag.
(EKA: Episode 0233)
Jumpropeteam
Film A girls' jump-rope team trains for a contest. They end up winning second place.
(First: Episode 2510)
MagicPig
Cartoon "Magic Pig Calypso Song"
Artist: Vince Collins
(EKA: Episode 0827)
Noimage
SCENE 7 The Worm Scouts make it to the summit of the hat. Oscar pulls out a ten-gallon hat (dubbed "Hat Everest") for tomorrow's trip.


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