Sesame Street
Plot Savion collects used shoes
Air date April 5, 1991
Season Season 22 (1990-1991)
Written by Nancy Sans
Sponsors A, L, 16
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Savion is collecting old shoes for his school, which will be refurbished and donated to those in need. He picks out a small pair of tap shoes, which were his very first pair. He flashes back to his time as a child in dance class. He then debates giving them away.
16blues
Cartoon I've Got the "Sixteen Blues"
(First: Episode 2755)
Chinchilla
Film College students volunteer at the San Francisco Children's Zoo, which has such animals as ferrets, opossums, and chinchillas.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 2227)
2485n
Cartoon An orchestra conductor asks "May I have an A, please?" at which point a giant letter A falls from the sky.
(First: Episode 0770)
BreakfastTime
Muppets Ernie and Cookie Monster name the things they eat at "Breakfast Time."
(First: Episode 1280)
L-Laugh
Cartoon L for Laugh
Artists: Vincent Cafarelli & Candy Kugel
(First: Episode 2767)
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SCENE 2 Elmo finds Savion still deciding on what to do with his old tap shoes. Elmo has an idea - give them to him. He tries to do a little step, but fails to tie them first.
Gator pointing
Cartoon A for apricot, alligator, acrobat, accordion, artist, airplane.
(First: Episode 1586)
JunkyardShapes
Film Looking for shapes in a metal junkyard (Maria voiceover)
(First: Episode 2702)
Folge2271-2
Animation A montage of boys, all of whom are named Joe, saying what their favorite sports are. The last one turns out to be a girl named Joanne.
Artist: John Korty
(EKA: Episode 1949)
Oinkers.Important
Muppets The Oinker Sisters sing about what's "Important" to them.
(First: Episode 2818)
DucklingDress
Cartoon A duckling dresses itself, naming all the parts of its coat.
Artist: Cathryn Aison
(First: Episode 1195)
TyingYourShoelace
SCENE 3 Savion shows Elmo how to tie his shoelace in song.
Seesawtoon
Cartoon A small man tries to use a seesaw, but can't get his associate (a very large man) to go up.
(EKA: Episode 1276)
Ssnews.hickory
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash
Kermit stands by a grandfather clock waiting for a mouse to run up it, acting out "Hickory Dickory Dock". A cow and duck show up instead. Finally, a horse comes in and explains that the mouse can't make it. The horse runs through the clock, breaking it.
(EKA: Episode 0710)
Hubley.Cat
Cartoon A girl tries to lure her cat out from under the chair so she can pick him up.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0187)
GroverGirlBody
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover talks to Chelsea about what their eyes, ears, nose, and mouth can do. Chelsea mentions that they both have them and also have hands, feet, bellies, necks, arms, backs, and shoulders. Grover replies they have a cornucopia of parts, which means they have a lot of good stuff.
(EKA: Episode 2453)
0926v
Song "Sharing Swing with Kids Song"
(EKA: Episode 0926)
1845h
Cartoon Two cavemen argue, each chanting "Me!" A large monolith bearing the word ME puts fear in both of them.
(EKA: Episode 0953)
BBWaylon1

BBWaylon2
Muppets / Celebrity Waylon Jennings joins Big Bird in a song about how he built a high block tower.
Word.ICE
Animation The word ICE is formed with ice cubes, which melt.
(First: Episode 1177)
Ernie and Bert welcome you
Muppets Ernie & BertBert asks who Ernie is decorating the room for. It turns out to be the viewer at home.
(First: Episode 0352)
Followsnake
Cartoon A snake has a knot in his middle, and he can't find his end. The detective helps the snake find his end ... playing drums in a band.
(First: Episode 2600)
3171-Fish
Film Footage of a coral reef, showcasing the plant life and the fish.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0466)
Geometry of Circles 1 - Circle with Flower
Cartoon Geometry of Circles #1 "Circle with Flower"
(First: Episode 1393)
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SCENE 4 Phil, Lil and Bill Rhymington, who rhyme all the time, bring Savion some cold shoes, some gold shoes and some holed shoes.
AnimalDept.1-10
Cartoon "Animal Elevator": 1-10
(First: Episode 2530)
Pageant.Island
Muppets Herry, Telly, and Ruby star in a Pageant about an island.
LitterRap
Song "Litter Rap"
(First: Episode 2646)
MariaLinda.HotCold
Cast Maria is dressed for summer weather, while Linda is dressed for the snow. They switch clothes and scenarios.
Magician.badday
Cartoon A magician writes in his diary about the many mishaps during his performance.
(EKA: Episode 2449)
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SCENE 5 Jelani offers to help carry the box of shoes, when a horse rushes in to donate his sack of used horseshoes. He's surprised to see all the different types of shoes they've collected and sings about how horses all use "The Same Kind of Shoe," joined by two other horses.
CuriousManCartoon
Cartoon A man recites a poem about how curious he is.
(EKA: Episode 2401)
RebelLsong
Muppets "Rebel L"
(EKA: Episode 2505)
2485p
Cartoon L - shooting stars
(EKA: Episode 2313)
Film.horseshoe
Film A girl narrates a film of her grandpa putting a horseshoe on their horse.
(EKA: Episode 0679)
16tvsets
Animation Sixteen TV sets are counted.
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SCENE 6 Savion gives the kids a tap lesson, having them repeat the sounds they hear around the neighborhood by tapping. Elmo announces the sponsors.


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