Sesame Street
Plot Humpty Dumpty looks for a new place to sit
repeat of 3076
Air date January 19, 1995
Season Season 26 (1994-1995)
Sponsors L, R, 18

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Picture Segment Description
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COLD OPEN Maria and Luis work at the Fix-it Shop, when all of a sudden they hear sirens. Just then, all the king's horses and all the king's men enter with a box containing the remains of a broken Humpty Dumpty, and request that he be fixed.
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SCENE 1 Humpty Dumpty, having been fixed, decides to sit on a trash can instead of a wall, thinking he'll be safer if he does. Telly tries to warn him that it's Oscar's trash can, which is not a safe place to sit. Oscar opens his lid, and Humpty Dumpty falls off and shatters. All the king's horses and men come to pick up the pieces and take him back to the Fix-it Shop.
Word.Eggs
Animation The words EGGS is shown, followed by eggs frying in a skillet.
(First: Episode 3045)
MartyChair
Animation Marty the chair keeps bumping into things, until he finds his glasses. "See ya later!"
(EKA: Episode 2233)
ReachYourHand
Song "Reach Your Hand Up High"
(EKA: Episode 2750)
3161v
Cartoon A bird transforms into a plane, a car, a cat, a fish, a submarine, Submarine Man, and back to a bird.
(EKA: Episode 1646)
Bae21
Muppets Ernie & Bert: Ernie and Bert explore an Egyptian pyramid. Bert is excited, but Ernie is afraid. They see statues that look like them. Bert decides to explore a tunnel while Ernie looks at the statues, and then the Ernie statue starts tapping and talking to Ernie. But when Ernie calls Bert back to the room, the statue doesn't move. Ernie is scared until the statue starts singing Rubber Duckie with him. Bert doesn't believe Ernie, until he says "Bye-bye, statue," and the statue replies "Bye-bye!" and laughs... just like Ernie.
(EKA: Episode 1706)
PushPull-02
Cartoon Several circles try to get past a large square.
(EKA: Episode 1966)
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SCENE 2 After being put back together yet again, Humpty Dumpty decides to sit on Big Bird's nest, thinking he'll be able to share it with Big Bird. However, Big Bird accidentally cracks him when he sits on him, and Telly directs the king's horses and men towards the broken egg.
Whichcomesfirst
Song Joe Raposo asks the musical question, "Which Comes First, the Chicken or the Egg?"
(EKA: Episode 0276)
R.spacepaint
Animation R / r (space paint)
(First: Episode 3227)
HarveyR
Muppets Harvey Kneeslapper tells the mailman that he has a letter for his mother: the letter R.
(EKA: Episode 0901)
3853-05
Cartoon A capital and lower-case R appear on sheets of paper.
(First: Episode 3127)
4121ar
Celebrity "Rubber Duckie" with Little Richard.
(First: Episode 3263)
Yellowflower
Cartoon Yellow drops don't want to play with a red ball at first, but they make a good flower together.
(EKA: Episode 2290)
3187q
Film Lauren, a blind girl, learns to write using a braille gun, and wins a classroom race to write the alphabet the fastest.
(First: Episode 3142)
AlphabetJungle
Cartoon "Alphabet Jungle"
(EKA: Episode 2779)
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SCENE 3 Next, Humpty Dumpty decides to sit on a tuffet, like Little Miss Muffet. Unfortunately, he falls off and shatters when he sees a spider.
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Cartoon "Island of Emotion"
Artist: Sally Cruikshank
(EKA: Episode 2822)
Frazzle's Feelings
Muppets Grover: Grover sees that Frazzle is sad. He asks Frazzle why he is sad, and Frazzle tells him (in gibberish, of course), but then Frazzle becomes happy and tells Grover why, before growling and running away. Grover tells the audience that he does not blame Frazzle.
(EKA: Episode 0845)
Stop.Dance
Film Ann Marie and Skeeter Rabbit do their dance routine. The frame freezes whenever the word STOP comes on.
(EKA: Episode 2615)
Umbrella.octagon
Animation An umbrella is shaped like an octagon ... and so is a STOP sign.
(EKA: Episode 2901)
Whatsinside1

Whatsinside2
Song "What's Inside?" (Cookie Monster cameo)
(First: Episode 3134)
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Cartoon Leaves form an R
(First: Episode 3110)
4128zc
Cartoon R-robot, rabbit, run, read, rock, and rocket.
(First: Episode 3088)
Detective.exercise
Cartoon A detective decides to exercise on a slow day, as a crook attempts to get rid of him.
(EKA: Episode 2607)
Zydeco
Muppets "It's Zydeco"
(EKA: Episode 2760)
3978e2
Cartoon Five outlines of people dance.
Artist: Keith Haring
(First: Episode 3050)
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SCENE 4 Humpty Dumpty, though cracked in more places than ever, is still able to be put back together again at the Fix-it Shop. He likes sitting on the operating table so much that he decides to stay there - but how are Maria and Luis going to fix all those toasters if he won't move? They suggest that he could sit in a chair, and decide to sit him in one. Their attempt to get him off the table results in crash #5.
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Song "Doing the Family Thing"
(First: Episode 3180)
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Cartoon "If You've Lost Your L, Look Around"
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 1845)
4135lexine
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moments: Cookie Monster asks Lexine if she knows any words that begin with L.
(First: Episode 3259)
1576l
Cartoon "The Little Letter L", a poem by Louise.
(EKA: Episode 1570)
Film.Flamingos
Film Flamingos walk around to classical music. (new child voiceovers added)
(EKA: Episode 2616)
HIYL.CartonEggs
Muppets Here is Your Life: Carton of Eggs
(EKA: Episode 2763)
Dino-gohigher
Cartoon A dinosaur tries to eat an apple on a tree. A group of kids keep telling him to "GO HIGHER!"
(EKA: Episode 2908)
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Song "Elbows and Knees"
(EKA: Episode 2641)
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Film Growing Numbers #18
(First: Episode 2933)
3853-28
Insert Big Bird requests to see that number one more time.
(First: Episode 3247)
Bellhop18
Cartoon The Bellhop is told that somebody at table 18 has a phone call, and after he struggles to get to the table, he is told to take a message.
(EKA: Episode 2639)
Thatshowwegothere
Muppets Two flowers, a bird and two bunnies sing "That's How I Got Here."
(First: Episode 2983)
Geese.Fierlinger
Cartoon A satellite view of the earth is shown on television, while a group of geese decide to fly south.
Artist: Paul Fierlinger
(EKA: Episode 2756)
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SCENE 5 Now that Humpty Dumpty has a proper place to sit (a chair), the king's horses and men think they're no longer needed, but he invites them to lunch anyway. Telly announces the sponsors, and Maria and Luis head back to the Fix-it Shop, but once they leave ... CRASH! It happens again.


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