Sesame Street
Plot Snuffy's Spanish puppet show
Air date April 15, 1991
Season Season 22 (1990-1991)
Written by David Korr
Sponsors G, I, 12

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Picture Segment Description
2856-ColdOpen
COLD OPEN Telly asks Oscar to play with him. Oscar instead has Telly make believe being wind, thunder and rain. When Telly invites him to play again, Oscar replies, "What? In this weather?!"
2856a
SCENE 1 Gina tries to welcome the viewer, but is interrupted by Telly. He's imagining he's going to the beach and needs Gina to make sure he's planned properly. Once he makes it to "the beach," he immediately leaves because of the cold water and hot sand.
Jungleroom.KarenAqua
Cartoon A boy imagines his room turning into a jungle.
Artist: Karen Aqua
(First: Episode 2808)
ErniePicture
Muppets Ernie plans on copying Bert's felt board template called "Cookies on a Plate in a Room with a Window" which features just that. Ernie goes through various pieces, seeing which ones match Bert's. Once he finishes, Cookie Monster enters the apartment and complements the picture, but likes Bert's more and rips the cookies of the picture and eats them. Ernie sobs, as now his picture is different from Bert's, so Cookie solves everything by eating the cookies off of Ernie's picture.
(EKA: Episode 1439)
1709c
Cartoon Willie Wimple: Land Pollution
(EKA: Episode 0598)
3161g
Film "Body Dance" (MC Lyte)
(EKA: Episode 2816)
LetterG.BlueYellow
Animation Letter G drawing with kid voice-over.
(EKA: Episode 0514)
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SCENE 2 Telly returns with a cap and bat, attempting to re-live a day he played for the Sesame Street baseball team. Once again, his idea ends early when he remembers the game was rained out before he could go up to bat.
TheStranger
Cartoon "The Stranger" - a song about a baseball team hesitantly allowing a newcomer to join them, who ends up helping them win the game.
Artist: Michael Sporn
(EKA: Episode 2256)
2485e
Film Photographic collage demonstration of ALL, MOST, SOME and NONE of an apple.
(EKA: Episode 0979)
3956n
Cast Luis and Maria sing "You Say Hola and I Say Hola."
(EKA: Episode 2062)
3853-26
Cartoon The Bellhop must make 12 wake-up calls.
(First: Episode 2529)
Soup or Sandwich
Muppets Waiter Grover: Mr. Johnson orders soup and a sandwich, and says that he wants the sandwich before the soup. When Grover comes with the sandwich, Mr. Johnson has changed his mind and wants the soup first. When Grover comes with the soup, Mr. Johnson has decided that he wants the sandwich first. Grover ends up giving Mr. Johnson both the soup and sandwich, so he can decide what to eat first. Mr. Johnson tells Grover that he has decided to get a cup of coffee, then the soup and the sandwich.
(EKA: Episode 1709)
2096e
Cartoon Name That Food, hosted by Don Carrot.
Artist: Elwood Smith
(First: Episode 1491)
Linda.Open
Cast Linda shows a boy how to sign the word "open."
Closetheopen
Cartoon Would you mind closing our OPEN?
(EKA: Episode 0573)
CaptElmoCousteau
Muppets Captain Elmo Cousteau searches for the treasure of the missing soap, with the help of a policeman fishy.
(First: Episode 2637)
Prettyfish-refilm
Song David sings "I'm Pretty" over a film of fish and other sea creatures.
Re-filmed version
(First: Episode 2490)
Janecurtin
Muppets / Celebrity The Two-Headed Monster disagrees on whether to sing or say the alphabet. Jane Curtin resolves the fight by singing the Alphabet Song. When the monster asks Curtin to join in, all three end up speaking in the same monster language! (references to Curtain playing Cinderella cut)
(EKA: Episode 2163)
Istars
Cartoon Shooting stars form the letter I/i.
(EKA: Episode 2291)
Cluckaroundtheclock
Muppets Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats sing "Cluck Around the Clock."
(First: Episode 2817)
Greenhouseeffect
Film In time-lapse footage, a construction crew builds a house and paints it green, and a family moves into it.
(First: Episode 1171)
CerealGirl
Muppets "Cereal Girl"
(First: Episode 2687)
Gorillajobcartoon
Cartoon A gorilla who knows G words applies for a job.
(First: Episode 0131)
3150u
Song "Rollin' on the River"
(First: Episode 2783)
Necks
Muppets Kermit's Lectures: Kermit the Frog demonstrates to the viewer how your neck moves to different positions without moving your body, and how you'd have to move your body at different positions without your neck. In the process, he falls off his mushroom. "All in all, I'd say it's a good thing we have our necks," he says.
(EKA: Episode 2367)
DrawingDaiXi
Film A girl draws a picture of her friend, Dai Xi.
(First: Episode 2791)
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SCENE 3 Alex finds Big Bird and Snuffy's snuffle-puppet Gus trying to decide what to do a puppet show about today. Alex introduces himself to Gus in Spanish, inspiring them to do a show about Spanish.
2257g
Cartoon A white boy hangs out with his Latino friend.
(EKA: Episode 2257)
2293s
Film Kids have a lost-dog poster made using an old-style printing press.
(EKA: Episode 1222)
LetterI.BeepBeep
Cartoon Letter I (Beep Beep)
(First: Episode 0427)
Harvey
Muppets In the park, Harvey Kneeslapper comes up behind a man, asks him, "Wanna see something funny?" and then holds a mirror up. The man sees nothing funny...until he looks at Harvey!
(EKA: Episode 0343)
1092-24
Cartoon Which footprint doesn't belong?
(First: Episode 0509)
HIYL.CartonEggs
Muppets Here is Your Life: Carton of Eggs
(First: Episode 2661)
3154s1
Cartoon Slot-machine legs: Cowboy & horse
(First: Episode 1702)
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SCENE 4 The Snuffle-Puppet Show begins. Alex sings a Spanish version of "Three of These Things" with some letters and a 12 (doce) and Gus must decide what doesn't belong, but his answer must also be Spanish.
3187zb
Cartoon St. Bernard dog leads Zork down the snowy hill.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2738)
Smocks
Film Two kids cooperate on putting on smocks for painting.
(EKA: Episode 0334)
NumberTwelveRocks
Animation Henson Films: Number Twelve Rocks
(EKA: Episode 0218)
Eskimohome
Muppets "Home to Me"
(EKA: Episode 2122)
Abuelofishing
Film Cheri goes fishing with her abuelo.
(First: Episode 2784)
Planet-G
Animation Planet G / g
(First: Episode 2844)
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SCENE 5 Alex announces the sponsors in Spanish. Gus delightfully repeats "Doce!"



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