Sesame Street
Plot Snuffy shows his friends his cave
Air date December 14, 1989
Season Season 21 (1989-1990)
Written by Cathi Rosenberg-Turow
Sponsors B, O, 18
This episode guide has been compiled from the NHK episode guides.

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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Telly tries to fix his flower with water, sunlight, and by cheering it up. When that doesn't work, he heads to the Fix-It Shop.
CrocodileSmiles
Cartoon "Crocodile Smiles Song": A crocodile sings about good oral hygiene.
Artist: Michael Sporn
(First: Episode 2731)
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Muppets Alphabet Chat: Mr. Chatterly tries to deliver a lecture about the letter O, but is distracted by several things that don't begin with O, like a rabbit walking with a cow. The Anything Muppet producers decide to cancel the show and take down the set.
(EKA: Episode 1199)
Film.BikeRace
Film Some kids have a bike race by the river.
(EKA: Episode 1443)
Trianglemuseum
Cartoon A blue triangle looks for his friend in a museum.
(EKA: Episode 1854)
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SCENE 2 Maria tells Telly that she can't fix his flower because it is dead. He says goodbye and tells the flower he will miss it. Maria notices that another bud has sprouted on the plant.
Bellhop18
Cartoon The Bellhop is told that somebody at table 18 has a phone call, and after he struggles to get to the table, he is told to take a message.
(First: Episode 2549)
Beat The Time
Muppets Guy Smiley hosts "Beat the Time." In order to win a cookie, Cookie Monster has to bring in three things that rhyme with the word "rain" before the hand goes around the clock. They turn out to be an old man's "cane", a "chain" (to which Frazzle is attached), and finally a "train", which destroys the set.
(First: Episode 0446)
Bisforbubble
Song "B is for Bubble"
(First: Episode 0008)
2head.Shoes
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster goes shoe shopping.
(EKA: Episode 2142)
Statue10birds
Cartoon Ten brightly-beaked birds land on a statue.
(EKA: Episode 1930)
ThatsTalkinScat
Cast Hoots shows Gordon and some kids the art of "Talkin' Scat."
(EKA: Episode 2454)
2040r
Cartoon A car stuck in tar.
(First: Episode 1732)
RattlesnakeFilm
Film Sesame Street Animal Films: Rattlesnake.
(EKA: Episode 0514)
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Film Maria as Charlie Chaplin looks in a mirror and sees "ME." Maria's reflection is played by Linda. (new music added)
(EKA: Episode 1032)
Queesesto.Vaca
Animation ¿Que es esto? (una vaca)
(EKA: Episode 2562)
Eyelids.bert
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie comes home to a sleeping Bert and tries to think of things to do that won't wake him up. He can't watch TV, and he can't play with his ball. Bored, he decides to take a nap too -- but then he starts to snore. This awakens Bert, who wonders out loud where the noise is coming from, in the process arousing Ernie, who gets mad at being woken up.
(First: Episode 0280)
Letter.B.green.red
Cartoon B for boats, bouquet, baby, bonnet, etc.
(EKA: Episode 1703)
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SCENE 3 Mr. Snuffleupagus takes Big Bird, Maria, and Gabi inside his cave.
Alienlooksforhome
Cartoon An alien asks a boy directions to the baseball diamond.
Artist: Bill Davis
(EKA: Episode 1965)
Galway.animals
Muppets Pretty Great Performances: James Galway and the All Animal Chamber Ensemble perform a work by Johann Sebastian Fox.
(First: Episode 2561)
PaddleballCount
Cartoon A boy tries to count to twenty while playing with a paddleball, but gets interrupted by a bird.
(EKA: Episode 0152)
LasManzanas
Song Spanish Food Market Song
(EKA: Episode 1297)
GroverErik.Teeth
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment — Erik shows Grover his teeth, and tells him how teeth are used.
(First: Episode 1639)
Olga.O
Cartoon Olga y la letra O
(EKA: Episode 0413)
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SCENE 4 Deep in the cave, Snuffy wants to introduce Big Bird, Maria, and Gabi to the person who lives there. Snuffy has never seen him, but he has heard him. The "person" turns out to be his echo.
Bunnychickblocks
Animation Stop-motion: a bunny tries to make a bench with blocks, but needs a chick's help.
(EKA: Episode 1545)
AM-SortFamily
Muppets An Anything Muppet family arranges themselves in different ways.
(EKA: Episode 0293)
AlaskaDogs
Film A boy talks about living in Alaska and about racing sled dogs.
(EKA: Episode 2545)
FirstMiddleLast
Cartoon First, Middle, Last (men on horse)
(EKA: Episode 0929)
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SCENE 5 Deeper in the cave, Snuffy wants to introduce his friends to the Camelupagus, but it turns out to be the shadow of Snuffy wearing his backpack.
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Cartoon Two cavemen argue, each chanting "Me!" A large monolith bearing the word ME puts fear in both of them.
(EKA: Episode 1025)
Song.imaginethat
Muppets Ernie sings "Imagine That" about things that he sometimes imagines to be: first a knight in shining armor who battles a dragon, then a sailor, and finally, himself.
(First: Episode 2142)
Fay4
Film Fay Ray dresses up as different animals. ("It's Kermit the Dog!")
3161y
Cartoon A drowsy wagoner gets across a clearing by building a bridge out of his ox-cart, and converting it back again.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 0815)
Cap009
Film A flock of sheep crosses the river.
(EKA: Episode 2491)
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SCENE 6 Still deeper in the cave, Snuffy wants to introduce his friends to the Fishyupagus. Maria thinks it will only be Snuffy's reflection in the water. To her surprise, the Fishyupagus is real. Telly announces the sponsors.


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