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Sesame Street
Plot Launching a lamb into space / The Toothpaste Fairy
Air date April 3, 1992
Season Season 23 (1991-1992)
Sponsors C, S, 12
Syndication
Releases

2980

Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1
Maria welcomes the viewer to Sesame Street, and notices "those crazy lambs," who always have the best time ...
Muppets
Four lambs sing about how they always add up to four.
Cartoon
A girl puts imaginary things in a jar, which makes her laugh.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
Song
Alone Song
(EKA: Episode 1145)
Muppets
Monsterpiece Theater
Grover plays the title role in "The Old Man and the C" by rocking atop the letter in a rowboat.
(EKA: Episode 2927)
Animation
Sand C / c
(EKA: Episode 2123)
Song
"Reach Your Hand Up High"
(EKA: Episode 2877)
Cartoon
A dinosaur demonstrates up and down with a pull-down window shade.
(EKA: Episode 2887)
SCENE 2
One of the four lambs is in a space ship, which is supposed to go to the moon ("If a cow can get there, why not us?"). They get everyone to count backwards from 10 to 1. The rocket doesn't take off, but the lamb is launched out of the rocket, and lands on the mailbox! The lambs are still proud of their achievement.
Song
"Moonshine"
Film
Two boys walk though a city neighborhood to some funky break dancing music.
(EKA: Episode 2679)
Muppets
Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats sing "Gonna Rock You to Sleep."
Film
Animal camouflage (kid VO's)
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 1154)
Cartoon
S - Serpiente
(EKA: Episode 0597)
Muppets / Cast
Bob reads "The King Who Wasted Paper."
Cartoon
Hands embrace the word "LOVE."
(EKA: Episode 0926)
Song
"Litter Rap"
(EKA: Episode 2734)
Muppets
Sesame Street News Flash
Kermit interviews Alice, from the Lewis Carroll tales. For this adventure, she eats something that makes her grow.
(EKA: Episode 2313)
Cartoon
C for Cowboy
(EKA: Episode 1095)
Muppets
Oscar sings "I Love Trash."
Cartoon
A supermarket worker stacks 12 cans, which keep collapsing every time someone grabs one.
(EKA: Episode 2492)
Muppets
The Two-Headed Monster shares a pair of headphones.
(EKA: Episode 1709)
Film
Looking for shapes in a metal junkyard (Maria voiceover)
(EKA: Episode 2945)

Muppets
The Oinker Sisters sing "A New Way to Walk."
(EKA: Episode 2455)
Cartoon
Big / bigger / biggest (bikes)
(EKA: Episode 2313)

SCENE 3
Alexia shows Big Bird and Maria the baby tooth she recently lost. Big Bird wishes he had teeth (since he's Alexia's age), so he could wait for the Tooth Fairy - but neither he nor Maria knows what the Tooth Fairy looks like. Suddenly, in a puff of smoke, a lady appears, having heard that someone just lost a tooth.
Shortywaterfountain
Cartoon
Shorty reaches a water fountain with a stool.
(EKA: Episode 1056)
Muppets / Celebrity
Carol Channing sings a spoof of "Hello, Dolly!" with Sammy the Snake, praising his ability to look and sound like an S.
(EKA: Episode 2227)
Animation
Rubber Stamp #12
(EKA: Episode 2932)
Muppets
Ernie and Bert: It's a sunny day at the beach, and Bert remembered to bring everything. Ernie, however, only brought an umbrella in case it rains... which it does.
(EKA: Episode 0334)
Song
A caterpillar sings "Exercise, Exercise."
Artist: ArtistMike
(EKA: Episode 2914)
SCENE 4
The lady turns out to be not the Tooth Fairy, but the Toothpaste Fairy. Her job is to give toothpaste to children who lose their baby teeth. For everyone else, she has toothbrushes "and a squeeze." Big Bird doesn't have teeth, but he can still brush his beak.
Animation
"Toothpaste ... coming soon to a mouth near you!"
(EKA: Episode 2876)
Muppets
Telly and Elmo sing about the difference between "Heavy and Light."
(EKA: Episode 2888)
Animation
Henson Films: Number Twelve Rocks
(EKA: Episode 0263)
Cartoon
A girl picks the key that matches the keyhole in order to gain access to a cache of toys.
(EKA: Episode 2795)
Muppets
Harvey Kneeslapper looks inside a paper bag and laughs and asks his next victim, "Wanna see?" The man says yes, so Harvey puts a letter C on him.
(EKA: Episode 2612)
SCENE 5
While the sheep arrange themselves in different ways and count to 4, Luis announces the sponsors.

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