Sesame Street
Plot Telly, Zoe and Verne reuinite
Air date March 1, 1996
Season Season 27 (1995-1996)
Sponsors Y, 18
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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Telly and Zoe approach Carlo while wearing cowboy outfits. They tell him that Verne from the Readers of the Open Range is "a-coming" and recount the events of his last visit. Carlo isn't familiar with the Readers, so the monsters point him toward...
Muppets "Readers of the Open Range" (ending edited)
(EKA: Episode 2274)
SCENE 1 cont'd After the song, Verne arrives to take the monsters on another reading adventure, having already spotted someone in need of their help.
Cartoon Counting 40 pigs
Artist: Keith Haring
(EKA: Episode 3084)
SCENE 2 The Readers come across a girl, who can't open the door to Celina's dance studio. Using the power of reading, they help her see the sign that reads "PUSH" and she gets inside. Verne hears tell some more kids with a problem.
Song "Push! Push! Push!"
(EKA: Episode 3445)
SCENE 3 The Readers find a pair of girls whose lemonade stand hasn't gotten any business today. Verne points out they need a sign and instructs Telly on how to make one. Sure enough, they start getting plenty of customers. Verne decides to change their name to the "Readers and Writers of the Open Range" and they head off to solve another problem.
Cartoon A man demonstrates what newspapers are made of, and finds an ad for "One slightly used monster."
(EKA: Episode 2919)
Cartoon Number creatures 18
(EKA: Episode 2639)
SCENE 4 The gang finds Lexine, who misses her grandmother (who lives in the Philippines). Verne helps her write a letter. He then leads them to someone else in distress, claiming that he reads about these problems in the newspaper.
Film A girl writes to her grandmother about going to summer camp.
(EKA: Episode 3270)

SCENE 5 The cowpokes find a boy named Andrew, who is upset over the difficulty of writing his name. Verne and the monsters help out by singing "Write Your Name," as the rest of the street residents demonstrate how they write their names. Thanks to the song, Andrew can write his name with ease.

SCENE 6 Telly and Zoe tell Carlo about their adventure today, when Verne announces it's time for him to mosey on. He tells the monsters they can keep in touch by writing a letter and they politely ask him to leave so they can start. He announces the sponsors as they begin writing.
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