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Sesame Street
Plot Montana Day 5 -- Frances' ceremony
Air date November 22, 1991
Season Season 23 (1991-1992)
Sponsors A, H, 11
Syndication
Releases

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Picture Segment Description
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COLD OPEN
Gordon is about to go out for some morning exercise and runs into Snuffy, who shows Alice where Montana on his map of America. The is followed by the Montana variation of the "Sesame Street Theme."
HerryGoodMorning
Muppets
Herry Monster wakes up and says "Good Morning, Morning" to everything.
(EKA: Episode 2847)
This airing omits the ending where Telly suggests that they play with Oscar, due to Oscar's absence on the street.
A-ape.bite
Cartoon
An ape takes a bite out of a yellow A.
(EKA: Episode 2847)
3136w
Song
"Fixin' My Hair"
(EKA: Episode 2734)
DontCrossAlone
Cartoon
Don't cross the street alone.
2885b
SCENE 1
Big Bird notices how much food has been prepared for Frances' Hut dance. The adults clear everything out that they need, leaving Big Bird alone. Frances returns to collect one thing - Big Bird.
3136r
Cartoon
Edgar Turtle sings "Hey Diddle Diddle."
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 2404)
DialMforMother
Muppets
Mysterious Theater: Dial M for Mother
Sherlock Hemlock tries to figure out what he needs to call his mother before Big Ben strikes midnight... as he stands next to a London telephone booth. The message Sherlock has is to wish his mother a happy birthday.
(EKA: Episode 2727)
4127s
Film
A child in a classroom draws a picture of her dog Puck, and goes over the care required to keep a pet. A Bert and Baby Fozzie plush can be seen in the little girl's bedroom.
(EKA: Episode 2859)
4116zh
Cartoon
Rubber Stamp #11
Gina-followleader
Cast
Gina plays and sings "Follow the Leader" with the kids.
(EKA: Episode 2787)
4115s
Cartoon
Leanna Williams tells a story of how she traveled to Hawaii and bought a Hawaiian shirt.
Artist: ArtistMike
OverUnderAroundThroughfilm
Song
"Around and Around"
PlanetH
Animation
Planet H / h
WhatIsFriendOriginalVersion
Muppets
Cookie Monster sings "What is Friend?"
2885-Parrot
Film
A man makes a shadow puppet of a parrot.
(EKA: Episode 0731)
Toon.LetterA
Animation
A/a (Gordon voice-over)
(EKA: Episode 2404)
2885c
SCENE 2
Out in the field, everyone is gathered for the ceremony. Maria tries to persuade Oscar into leaving his can to see the ceremony, but he insists on staying until he's back on Sesame Street.
  • Maria: "Oscar! You'll never see something like this on Sesame Street!"
  • Oscar: "Yeah, if I'm lucky."
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SCENE 2 cont'd
In the tepee, Big Bird learns the importance of the face paint - it represents a special moment just as the sun rises that the Crows believe gives off great power, but only for a split second, and the paint represents that moment and instills the power in Frances. Big Bird thinks Frances looks just like his dad and they both look great. Everyone is amazed when he exits the tepee.
3978b2
Cartoon
A story/song about a duckling who wants to join the others playing at the water's edge.
RobinWilliams.knees
Celebrity
Robin Williams demonstrates the uses of knees.
Song.11Morning
Cartoon
"It's A Lovely Eleven Morning"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(EKA: Episode 0514)
Folge2277-11
Muppets
The Three Little Pigs look for the Big Bad Wolf in a police line-up.
3963c
Cartoon
A shy girl wants to join a group bouncing a ball. (audible dialogue)
Artist: Joanna Priestley
Song.BacksBusyTappin
Cast
Mr. Snuffleupagus feels sad that his back half is better at tap-dancing than his front. In song, Savion shows him that his front half can rap while his back half taps.
BirdFrontBack
Cartoon
A bird displays the front and back of a turtle.
SSNews.divorcedbird
Muppets
Sesame Street News Flash
Kermit interviews a bird who sings about how her parents still love her even though they don't live together anymore (though it is not directly stated whether her parents are divorced or separated).
(EKA: Episode 2837)
Toon.Goodnight.Haiti.India
Cartoon
How they say "good night" in Haiti and in India.
(EKA: Episode 2492)
SeeMyNewComputer
Song
"My New Computer"
Haroldhoward
Cartoon
Harold and Howard think of H words.
Artist: Cliff Roberts
(EKA: Episode 1056)
Brucestringbean

Song.borntoadd
Muppets
Bruce Stringbean, Clarice and S Street Band perform "Born To Add."
(EKA: Episode 2477)
MagicalHerman
Cartoon
Magical Herman's number trick
(EKA: Episode 0796)
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SCENE 3
The Crow ceremony begins. Frances will be "adopted" into Philip's family. Four Indians dance around until they find him in the crowd. He is brought before Philip, who bestows the name "Fortunate Young Man" upon him. He then dances with Philip and his wife for the first time. Luis and Maria also receive ceremonial gifts. Next, Frances bestows a special gift to a special friend, and he's chosen Big Bird, who receives a quilt.
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SCENE 3 cont'd
Everyone (even Oscar) joins in the dance. Big Bird announces the sponsors.

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