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SESAME STREET
OSCAR tries camouflage
(repeat of 1603)
Air date February 8, 1984
Season Season 15 (1983-1984)
Written by Tom Dunsmuir
Sponsors B, P, 6



Street Scenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1
OSCAR feels like taking a nap outside, when he gets woken up by the kids, who tell him a joke. As he tries going back to sleep, Gordon shows him a photo of a chameleon. OSCAR gets inspired by the creature’s ability to hide in the surroundings...
Thelma Thumb-Baseball
Cartoon
Thelma Thumb: During a baseball game, a kid’s baseball falls into a rabbit’s hole. Thelma travels through the hole to get it back.
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SCENE 1 cont'd
OSCAR emerges from his TRASH CAN disguised as a tree. David sees through this, but decides to play along & leaves him alone. OSCAR’s plan goes south when some birds fly in & intend to make him their home for the night.
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SCENE 1 cont'd
OSCAR now poses as a mailbox (made of cardboard), which Maria dumps some mail into.
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SCENE 1 cont'd
OSCAR is now disguised as a brick wall. A Muppet construction worker believes he is the brick wall he’s been instructed to demolish & calls for the wrecking ball. David stops it after it swings back & forth a bit & the worker runs off, baffled by the experience. OSCAR resolves to stay himself & calls the kids over to hear some bad jokes.
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SCENE 2
Today is Show & Telly at Snufflegarten & SNUFFY has nothing he feels he can show off to the class. He finally dawns upon a great idea - bringing BIG BIRD to class with him!
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SCENE 3
BIG BIRD wants to tell Maria & David about HIS experience at Snufflegarten, but they have little patience for another imaginary friend story. BIG BIRD instead plays them a recording HE made from the day when the taught them to play "Ring Around the Rosie." The audio concludes with a large thumping sound - "That’s what it sounds like when 25 Snuffleupaguses all fall down," BIG BIRD states.

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