Sesame Street
Plot A hot day on Sesame Street
Air date May 6, 1997
Season Season 28 (1996-1997)
Sponsors W, 3
This episode guide has been compiled from incomplete video material.


Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Elmo happens over to Hooper's Store on a hot day, asking Carlo (in song) for "Something Cold" to cool himself down. Carlo finally figures out something appropriate - ice cream.
Animation Match the word HOT.
(EKA: Episode 2396)
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)
Film A man dances in a W costume on the beach.
(EKA: Episode 3606)
Song "Hot in the City"
(EKA: Episode 2751)

SCENE 2 Elmo waits in the arbor for Gabi to go the movies with. He has a surprise for her - an ice cream stick for her to have. Elmo keeps himself cool in the shade and drinks some water, but doesn't notice the ice cream melting into a pool of goo. When Gabi finally arrives, Carlo pours the goo into a bowl so she can have "ice cream soup" instead.
Cartoon Dr. Nancy Einstein learns about ice cubes.
Artist: Bruce Cayard
(EKA: Episode 2610)
Muppets "El Baile del Penguino"
(EKA: Episode 3133)
Film Kids count 20 penguins going down a slide. (new music added)
(EKA: Episode 0232)

SCENE 3 Maria works on Mr. Tyler's canoe outside, as it's too big to fit inside the Fix-It Shop where the AC is. Mumford hears Maria's wish of some cool weather and attempts a spell to grant it. Maria, knowing how his magic works, begins wrestling the wand from him before he can finish and ends up breaking it in half. Suddenly, a cool breeze starts blowing and snow begins to fall...but only around Maria.
Cartoon Snowmen show the word COLD.
Artist: Lisa Crafts
(EKA: Episode 3606)

SCENE 4 Maria, now with a winter coat, flips through the phone book to find some magic wand repair. She finds the number for Madge's Magic Wand Repair and Mumford makes the call. Madge tells them she'll be right over and a pair of Anything Muppet kids pester Maria with questions while they wait.
Cartoon A magician writes in his diary about the many mishaps during his performance.
(EKA: Episode 2449)
Cartoon A girl writes a poem about the number of fleas on her dog, which add up.
(EKA: Episode 3481)

SCENE 5 Madge makes a temporary fix to Mumford's wand in order for him to stop the winter spell. The trick works and it finally stops snowing on Maria. Madge brings the wand back to the shop for a more permanent repair, when it suddenly starts snowing on Carlo, who doesn't mind it as much. Madge announces the sponsors.
COMING SOON Coming Soon on Sesame Street: Telly volunteers to take care of Oscar's pets.

Known missing segments

Picture Segment Description

Muppets In a Dragnet parody, Sergeant Thursday and Ben hunt for a wanted W.
(EKA: Episode 0693)

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