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Sesame Street
Plot Ruthie's birthday!
Air date April 30, 1998
Season Season 29 (1997-1998)
Sponsors Z, 11
Syndication
Releases

3774

Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1
Ruthie enters Finders Keepers, and is surprised at the amount of mail she has today. She opens a few birthday cards, and remembers to tell the viewer that it's her birthday today. She then decides to close the shop and take some time off for herself. Oscar enters, and upon learning that it's her birthday and she's closing the shop, asks her if he can grab a few things upstairs, just so he can waste her time and make a mess of the place, and then change his mind at the last minute.
IFeelTotallyProud
Song
"I'm Feeling Proud"
(EKA: Episode 3583)
E&Boutappartment
Muppets
Ernie and Bert: Ernie won't let Bert into the apartment. At first, Bert is sad -- but then he thinks Ernie might be hiding something, which makes him mad. He demands to be let in -- and finds that Ernie has thrown him a surprise party. Guests at the party include Roosevelt Franklin, Herbert Birdsfoot, Prairie Dawn, Sherlock Hemlock, Grover, Guy Smiley, and a Mailman.
(EKA: Episode 0724)
Namemypet
Film
Girls sing a jump-rope rhyme about naming a puppy.
(EKA: Episode 3279)
Mustwatchgame!
Cartoon
Three characters try to watch a baseball game over a fence, then cooperate by stacking their blocks.
(EKA: Episode 0912)
Jasonalexander
Celebrity
Big Bird and some kids have run out of ideas for a game to play. Jason Alexander shows them a fun game, causing him to miss his bus.
(First: Episode 3557)
Eeh,arh,erh,EXERCISE
Cartoon
Three scribbles exercise.
(EKA: Episode 2482)
3719-gymnastics
Film
Kids dance around at gymnastics to "Rockin' Robin."
(EKA: Episode 3284)
4125w
Cartoon
A television reveals many Z words.
(EKA: Episode 3713)
TellyZydecoband
Muppets
Telly and Zoe display things that begin with the letter Z. Telly brought such things as a (horse dressed like a) zebra, a zucchini, a zipper, and even a zydeco band, but Zoe only brought herself.
BalloonABC
Cartoon
Birds pop balloons of all the letters of the alphabet, making them lowercase. (new music added)
(EKA: Episode 2642)
Song.betweenyoume
Cast
"Between You and Me" (Gina and Savion)
(EKA: Episode 3133)
3141x
Cartoon
A mouse demonstrates between by squeezing between two elephants.
(EKA: Episode 2784)
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SCENE 2
Oscar notices Miles, Gabi, Gordon, Susan, Maria, Luis, Baby Bear and Papa Bear gathered on the steps, and accidentally informs them that it's Ruthie's birthday today. Luis decides that they should give her a surprise party. Oscar thinks Ruthie closing the shop will make it inconvenient for them to do so, but he's wrong. Everyone divides up jobs, and Baby Bear learns that his job is to stall Ruthie and keep her in the store. Will he do a good job?
Fido's birthday
Song
"It's Fido's Birthday" - a song about a birthday party for a goldfish.
(EKA: Episode 3684)
Goldfishsubtraction
Animation
5 goldfish, take away 2, leaves 3. (new music added)
(EKA: Episode 2977)
CountElvis
Muppets
The Count, dressed up as Elvis, sings "(You've Got to Count My) Blue Suede Shoes."
(EKA: Episode 3368)
Brownblackshoes
Animation
Which shoe belongs in the square?
ProfTV1

BillIrwin-open
Insert
"Professor Television" (Bill Irwin) tries to demonstrate open and closed, but his efforts backfire.
(EKA: Episode 3656)
Closeddoor
Cartoon
CLOSED (sheep running through door)
(EKA: Episode 3743)
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SCENE 3
Baby Bear approaches Finders Keepers, and is disappointed when he finds the store closed. He sees Ruthie inside the store, and does the best he can to keep her inside the store by asking her to dance, arm-wrestle etc. He then "feels" a hibernating nap coming on, and falls asleep in her arms, which makes it hard for Ruthie to move around. She calls Papa Bear and tells him her problem, but he tells her to make Baby Bear as comfortable as possible. She and Baby Bear lie down on the couch.
Everybodysleeps-refilmed
Song
Joe Raposo sings "Everybody Sleeps" (re-filmed version)
(EKA: Episode 3026)
Zanyz
Cartoon
Z doesn't like its sleepy Z image -- Z can also be zany, and zip and zoom.
Artist: Fred Garbers
(EKA: Episode 2981)
3957p
Film
Kid jungle explorers sight a wild Letter Z.
(EKA: Episode 3713)
2356-3
Cartoon
Typewriter Guy: Z for Zoo
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 0915)
Song.bubbleonmysnuffle
Muppets
Snuffy sings "Bubble on My Snuffle."
(EKA: Episode 3425)
WashHands!
Film
Jerry Nelson, Roscoe Orman and Fran Brill narrate "Great Moments at the Sink," in which mud-pie champion Sasha Smith washes her hands.
(EKA: Episode 3665)
Toon.bigkid
Song
"You're a Big Kid Now"
(EKA: Episode 3525)
Celina.Jelly
Song
"Do the Jelly" with Celina
(EKA: Episode 3357)
Film.FlyGirl
Film
A girl likes to pretend she can fly.
(EKA: Episode 2977)
Listening
Muppets
Kermit explains the importance of listening, using the Two-Headed Monster as an example.
(EKA: Episode 1933)
Pinball11
Cartoon
Pinball #11
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 1261)
3991c
Film
Milo Counting: 11
(EKA: Episode 3663)
Clowns.11
Animation
Clown Honking #11
(EKA: Episode 3215)
Fur.new
Muppets
Zoe, Herry, Grover and Elmo sing "Fur."
Animation.HappyBirthday
Animation
Stop-motion representation of "Happy Birthday," with balloons, gummi bears, glitter, etc.
(EKA: Episode 3409)
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SCENE 4
Baby Bear wakes up, and notices that Ruthie has fallen asleep. He gives the signal, and everyone quietly enters the store and hides behind the furniture. He wakes her up, and everyone pops out and yells "Surprise!" and then sing "Happy Birthday to You." Ruthie shows them the cards she got from her family, and everyone says they count as her family too. Oscar announces the sponsors and reports the status of Slimey's spaceship, and everyone treats themselves to cake.
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COMING SOON
Coming soon on Sesame Street: Gordon offers Alice the choice of either blocks or a puzzle to play with. She chooses the blocks, but right when Snuffy chooses the puzzle, she decides she wants the puzzle instead.


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