Sesame Street
Plot What's in the box?
Air date February 15, 1995
Season Season 26 (1994-1995)
Written by David Korr
Sponsors G, I, 5

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Picture Segment Description
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COLD OPEN Big Bird and Zoe introduce the sponsors and some segments of the show, when two delivery women pass by with a large box. What's inside? The two follow the delivery women to ask and find out.
3328b
SCENE 1 They catch up to the delivery women, who asks the youngsters about the status of the currently closed Finders Keepers. They ask more questions, preventing Zoe from asking what's inside the box. When she finally gets her opportunity, the workers inform her they don't know, but ask her and Big Bird to remain with the box until Ruthie can claim it.
Luxojrsurprise
Animation Luxo Jr. examines a box. A smaller lamp pops out of the box, demonstrating "surprise."
(First: Episode 2851)
Folge2300-13
Muppets "Some Enchanted Lunchtime"
(First: Episode 3230)
2040d
Film Pizza is made.
Music: Joe Raposo
(EKA: Episode 0823)
Gchant
Animation G / g Gregorian chant
3977u
Film G for go, girls, guitar, goldfish etc.
(First: Episode 3269)
GforGiggle
Cartoon G For Giggle (voice of Allen Swift)
(EKA: Episode 0305)
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SCENE 2 Big Bird and Zoe start getting hungry and think of several ways they can contact Hooper's Store for a snack. Ultimately, they realize Big Bird can go off and order for them both and bring the food back while Zoe stays with the box.
WhyIlovemybrothersshoes
Cartoon Leanna Williams explains why she loves her brother’s shoes - she has fun with the box they came in.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2985)
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3144l
Film Kids rehearse a large group African dance in the park, get their faces painted, and perform.
(First: Episode 3079)
NumericalCorrespondence
Muppets Five Anything Muppets sing the "Numerical Correspondence Song."
(EKA: Episode 0735)
400029
Cartoon A rabbit crosses the STREET, and almost gets run over.
(EKA: Episode 0814)
CookieDavid.STREET
Muppets Muppet & Kid Moment: Cookie Monster shows David a sign that says STREET.
(EKA: Episode 2140)
Chineserain
Film A boy who is learning to write in Chinese writes the word "rain."
(First: Episode 3192)
Song.boogiepiggies
Muppets The Oinker Sisters sing "The Boogie-Woogie Piggies."
(First: Episode 2922)
I-candles
Animation I / i candles
(First: Episode 3107)
I-song
Animation Ornate I's swing through the air to a song.
(First: Episode 2921)
Istars
Cartoon Shooting stars form the letter I/i.
(EKA: Episode 2291)
MyName-Maya
Muppets / Celebrity Maya Angelou sings "My Name" with Lexine, Carlo and Elmo.
(First: Episode 3139)
Jugglingbear
Cartoon A juggling bear helps a little girl learn to juggle.
(EKA: Episode 2291)
KidsStory
Film / Animation A class makes up a story about going to the zoo, which is told through animation based on the kids’ drawings.
Zoo1-5
Cartoon A male chorus sings about zoo animals, to the tune of "The Twelve Days of Christmas."
(EKA: Episode 0849)
E&BattheBeachwithToughEddie
Muppets Ernie & Bert: A tough guy named Tough Eddie accidentally knocks over Bert's sand castle while he's sleeping. Ernie points that out to Eddie, and Eddie tells Ernie, in a threatening tone of voice, that he's "got something" for Bert. It turns out to be an ice cream cone.
(EKA: Episode 0597)
3977t
Animation Pencil box G / g
(First: Episode 3042)
TwoGSounds
Muppets Grover and George sing "Two G Sounds."
(First: Episode 0358)
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.
(First: Episode 3080)
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SCENE 3 Big Bird returns with a birdseed milkshake and a banana and raisins for Zoe. He initiates a game of "Three of These Things" using the food items and the box (which doesn't belong). Zoe points out another reason the box doesn't belong: they don't know what's inside it.
FayRay.nearball
Film Fay Ray rolls balls near the camera.
(First: Episode 3061)
Insideherry
Muppets Kermit shows what's inside of Herry Monster using the X-ray machine.
(EKA: Episode 1974)
CGI-5Crayons
Animation A boy adds his crayons, then uses them to draw a number 5.
(EKA: Episode 2345)
Jumpropeteam
Film A girls' jump-rope team trains for a contest. They end up winning second place.
(EKA: Episode 2596)
2795z
Film Three striped balls encounter a polka-dotted ball.
(EKA: Episode 0932)
Linda.EXIT
Cast Linda shows a girl how to sign the word EXIT.
(EKA: Episode 2751)
2356-7
Cartoon A honking orange ball follows signs to the EXIT.
(EKA: Episode 2125)
Character.bats Muppets The Count sings "The Batty Bat."
(First: Episode 2096)
3786s
Cartoon A chorus of 5s come out of a 5 painting.
(First: Episode 3300)
3958x
Film Two girls count to 5 as they clap.
(First: Episode 3007)
3958q
Cartoon 5s are found in an icy environment.
Artist: Joey Ahlbum
(First: Episode 3300)
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SCENE 4 Ruthie finally arrives and opens the package, which contains 5 of various toys (as well as a number 5). She allows them to now play with whatever they want; they chose the box! Ruthie then announces the sponsors.


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