Sesame Street
Plot Chicago goes hunting
Air date December 30, 1991
Season Season 23 (1991-1992)
Sponsors H, P, 4

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This episode guide has been compiled from incomplete video material.
Picture Segment Description
Chicago-MGM
COLD OPEN In a spoof of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer intro, Chicago declares he and the kids are going hunting today.
VegetableLion
SCENE 1 With the help of the kids and grown-ups, Chicago sings about how he's a "Vegetable Lion." The others all provide him with fruits and vegetables as he mentions them in the song.
SandP
Animation Sand P / p
(EKA: Episode 2396)
0926o
Film Bus trip around town (guitar soundtrack)
(EKA: Episode 0926)
AnimalTshirt
Animation Can you find the animals hiding in the T-shirt?
Artist: Deanna Morse
Yipyipphone
Muppets The Martians find a telephone.
(EKA: Episode 0598)
4fiddle
Cartoon Donnie Budd counts four lions.
(EKA: Episode 0344)
Noimage
SCENE 2 At the Fix-it Shop, Snuffy waits for Maria to finish fixing his wagon. Chicago comes by, still hunting for vegetables, and lets out a hungry roar, scaring Snuffy away. Maria suggests that he roar more quietly, and he seems to have trouble grasping the concept at first, until she shows him how to do it.
Noimage
SCENE 2
cont'd
Snuffy comes back, fearful that Chicago will roar again, but is reassured by Maria that he has a new quiet roar. Snuffy is now calm, until Chicago demonstrates the way he used to roar. "It's a jungle out here," he remarks.
4ladybugs
Cartoon Adding up five ladybugs and five lizards
(EKA: Episode 0277)
LSKermitElmo
Muppets Elmo loudly interrupts Kermit's demonstration of "quiet" and "loud". Elmo loudly insists on helping Kermit demonstrate the difference, and Kermit manages to get Elmo to whisper as they talk about being quiet.
(EKA: Episode 2529)
4butterflies
Animation Four butterflies fly across a film of a waterfall.
(EKA: Episode 2834)
123Family
Song "Mom and Me"
(EKA: Episode 2624)
2682x
Cartoon H - Horse
(EKA: Episode 0809)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Big Bird and Snuffy count the cabbages they have, which add up to 8. They put them in the wagon, but accidentally leave one behind. Chicago finds it, and is surprised to find that it doesn't move when he tries to chase it. Luis tells him that vegetables can't run, and offers to help him with his exercise.
Song.Between
Song Jeff Redd sings "Between."
(EKA: Episode 2822)
0926w
Cartoon Passengers on a crowded subway illustrate between.
(EKA: Episode 0926)
Song.Bones
Muppets The Count sings about Bones.
(EKA: Episode 1450)
Rosesarered
Cartoon A peasant tries to woo a pretty girl by reciting the famous "Roses are Red" poem. The lines are fed to him by a poet behind a bush, whom she eventually runs off with.
Artist: Irra Verbitsky
(EKA: Episode 2058)
Noodlefactory
Film Footage of a Chinese noodle factory.
(EKA: Episode 0984)
Noimage
SCENE 4 Big Bird and Snuffy ask Maria if she's seen a cabbage, because they appear to be missing one of their eight cabbages. She tells them to retrace their steps, and they start walking backwards.
Fish Cowboy Hat
Muppets Ernie and Bert: Ernie tries to put a pot on Bert's head. Bert asks Ernie why he's doing that, and Ernie says that he broke a cookie jar. Ernie has to put the cookies somewhere, so he put them in the sugar bowl – and put the sugar in the flowerpot, which meant that he had to put the flower in a milk bottle. He put the milk in the soda bottle, the soda into the fishbowl, and the fish in Bert's cowboy hat. Bert asks, "Now what am I going to wear when I want to play cowboy?" Ernie puts the pot on Bert's head and says, "Ride 'em, cowboy, Bert!"
(First: Episode 0279)
AboveandBelow
Song "Above and Below" (Chris Cerf)
(EKA: Episode 2874)
Noimage
SCENE 5 Luis attaches the cabbage to a string so that Chicago can chase it. Big Bird and Snuffy continue walking backwards, and see that Chicago has their missing cabbage. They realize they have a conflict over who needs the cabbage more. Snuffy comes up with a solution: they can bring the cabbage-on-a-stick to lunch, and Chicago can chase it on the way.
TVMonkeys
Cartoon Two monkeys argue over what to watch on TV, growing bigger the angrier they get.
(EKA: Episode 0862)
Chrissyandthealphabeats
Muppets Telly is shocked to see Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats at the library. They explain that in addition to being rock stars, they're also "Rock 'N Roll Readers."
(EKA: Episode 2776)
Hisforhole
Cartoon Speech Balloon: H is for hole
(First: Episode 0080)
Closer.Dog
Song Bob sings Joe Raposo's "Look a Little Closer." (dog)
(EKA: Episode 2750)
Noimage
SCENE 6 Big Bird, Snuffy, Chicago and the kids (his "Cubs") have fun playing with the cabbage on a stick.
Scanimate4
Animation Scanimate Films: A count of 4.
(EKA: Episode 0232)
Film.3dolphins
Film Raposo: Three dolphins
(EKA: Episode 2257)
PforPainting
Cartoon P is for Painting
(EKA: Episode 0796)
Ssnews.peterpiper
Muppets News Flash: Peter Piper's Pickled Peppers.
(EKA: Episode 1563)
2485x
Cartoon Madrigal Alphabet
Animation by Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 0677)
1091-18
Film Empty / full classroom (time-lapse)
(EKA: Episode 1091)
Noimage
SCENE 7 Big Bird, Snuffy, Chicago and the kids have finished their meal of "cabbage a la mode", and are now sleepy. Big Bird and Snuffy announce the sponsors quietly as Chicago roars in his sleep.


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