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Sesame Street
Plot Elmo's mini-golf game
Air date December 22, 1993
Season Season 25 (1993-1994)
Sponsors T, Y, 10
Syndication 123 Sesame Street
Releases

3158

Picture Segment Description
3158a
COLD OPEN
Elmo asks Big Bird if he can guess what game they're about to play. It involves a golf club, a beach ball, and a butterfly net. Elmo reveals that they're going to play miniature golf all over Sesame Street today.
3158b

3158c

3158d
SCENE 1
Elmo's beach ball lands on the crate where Betty Lou, Tarah and Eva are making up a story about a princess' tea party. Elmo declares it a successful "tea-off", and prepares to hit the ball towards Luis, who will throw it into the butterfly net as Big Bird holds it. However, Betty Lou insists on pretending that the ball is "Prince Ted," who, in their story, had a spell cast on him by a wicked witch to prevent him from marrying the princess (her dolly), and thus propose that Elmo can break the spell by hitting the ball through the net. Elmo does so, and everyone cheers, except for Betty Lou, who points out that Prince Ted is still a ball. They predict that the "spell" will be broken by the time the last hole is played, and so they go on with the game. Big Bird explains all this to a confused Luis.
FloatingKids.BigT
Film
The floating kids form a capital T.
(EKA: Episode 3121)
2269c
Animation
Two caterpillars form a T.
(EKA: Episode 2269)
3136s
Film
A group of kids paint a mural with the help of a mural artist.
(First: Episode 3007)
Somethingsmissing
Cartoon
Something's missing ... is it a frog or a dog?
(EKA: Episode 2486)
Airbip
Muppets
Bip Bipadotta sings about "Air."
(EKA: Episode 2534)
AnnieEyeball.Air
Cartoon
Dr. Annie Eyeball looks at air.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 2616)
NevilleBros.Believe
Celebrity
The Neville Brothers sing "Believe in Yourself," with a montage of clips from films including "I'm the Big One Now," "Reach Your Hand Up High" and "Hot in the City."
1736f
Cartoon
A baby climbs up the stairs all by himself.
(EKA: Episode 1736)
Watson
Muppets
Mysterious Theater
Sherlock Hemlock is commissioned to find the shape of a circle in an antique castle before time runs out at 5:00. Watson does his best to point out that the face of a clock is the shape of a circle.
(EKA: Episode 2874)
4132p
Animation
Planet Y / y
(EKA: Episode 2859)
Pencilbox.Y
Animation
Pencil box Y / y
(EKA: Episode 3058)
Song.dowithafruit
Song
Joe Raposo sings "What Do You Do With a Fruit?"
(EKA: Episode 2275)
Monkeys.abovebelow
Cartoon
A bird watches as two monkeys climb above and below each other in a tree.
(EKA: Episode 2995)
3158e

3158f
SCENE 2
Elmo arrives at the next hole, where he will hit the ball so that it rolls between Mr. Handford's legs, into Hooper's through the front door, out the back door, and into the net. Elmo makes another successful shot, and they tell a confused Mr. Handford what's going on.
Pinball.10
Cartoon
Pinball #10
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 2494)
Marshalgrover-countbackwards
Muppets
Fred the Wonder Horse bets Marshal Grover that he can't count backwards from ten. Grover tries standing with his back to him and counting up to ten. Since he can't do it, Grover has to let Fred ride on his back.
RubberStamp10
Animation
Rubber Stamp #10
(EKA: Episode 3037)
1839zm
Film
A boy takes dance lessons at a dance studio.
(EKA: Episode 1839)
T-Taxi-puzzle
Animation
A picture puzzle of the letter T is put together. A man walks up to it, and calls a taxi.
(EKA: Episode 2933)
3959o
Cartoon
Spinning T (to the tango beat).
(EKA: Episode 2933)
3158g
SCENE 3
The next hole is the "Grouch-in-the-can" hole, where Elmo will hit the ball into Oscar's can, after which his animals will kick the all around, then Oscar will throw the ball out of the can and into the net. Everything goes as Elmo predicted, and they head off to the next hole.
Toon.EarlofSandwich
Cartoon
The Great Inventors Series: John Montague, Earl of Sandwich, invents a new type of food that can be eaten while playing cards.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 2574)
Sandwichingredients
Animation
In stop-motion, sandwich ingredients square-dance in a ring and arrange themselves into a sandwich, which gets a bite taken out of it in a refrigerator.
(EKA: Episode 3080)
Song.cleanpigeons
Muppets
Bert sings "Keep the Park Clean for the Pigeons" to address the importance of proper trash disposal for the sake of pigeons.
(EKA: Episode 2710)
Yufka
Film
Kids narrate a film about how Yufka, a Turkish flat-bread, is made.
(EKA: Episode 3060)
ArtistMike.Map
Cartoon
A boy gets lost in a mall, and a security guard shows him how to use a map.
Artist: ArtistMike
(EKA: Episode 2874)
LindaBoy.Telephone
Cast
Linda shows a boy how to sign the word "telephone."
(EKA: Episode 2624)
Word.TELEPHONE
Animation
The word TELEPHONE is displayed, followed by a ringing telephone.
(EKA: Episode 3048)
ForwardBack
Film
A group of girls do a playground cheer ("One step forward, one step back").
(EKA: Episode 3031)
Monster.frontback
Cartoon
Dr. Frankenstein makes sure his monster knows about front and back.
(EKA: Episode 2491)
Pageant-seed
Muppets
Pageant: How a flower grows
Gladys the Cow stars as a seed. Ernie plays a rain cloud and Herry Monster is the sun, whose attentions cause the seed to bloom into a flower.
(EKA: Episode 2459)
Song.Island
Song
A piece of land with water all around it is an "Island."
(EKA: Episode 2952)
Toon.Hannah
Cartoon
A poem about Hannah and Anna who lead similar lives in the city and the country.
(EKA: Episode 3126)
3158h

3158i
SCENE 4
The last hole in the game is the "playground hole." Elmo hits the ball to the top of the slide, where it rolls down and lands in the net. The girls pretend that the ball will now turn back into Prince Ted, who will marry the princess, but then Betty Lou decides that maybe the princess should finish nursery school before getting married. But what about Prince Ted? "He'll be sad at first, but he'll get over it and write a book about it," says Betty Lou.
3158j

3158k
SCENE 4
cont'd
Everyone heads off to Betty Lou's for a tea party, leaving the ball and the net behind. Once they're gone, the ball transforms into a bewildered, aching Prince Ted, who lies down for a rest. Luis announces the sponsors.


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