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Episode 0117

Episode: 0117
Air Date: July 30, 1968
Previous Episode: 0116
Next Episode: 0118

Mister Rogers arrives with an instrument used to measure a person's foot and demonstrates how it is used. He goes on to show different styles of shoes in various sizes before singing I Like You As You Are.

Mrs. Tabei stops by to show her origami artwork and shows how to use paper to make a bird and a giraffe. Mr. McFeely delivers an invitation to Mrs. Tabei requesting that she visit the Neighborhood kindergarten class to talk about paper folding.

In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Lady Aberlin is at the factory where she picks out a rockit for a good friend who lives far away.

Meanwhile, Mr. McFeely delivers a package from Mr. Hollingsworth to Henrietta Pussycat. She is delighted to find that the package contains a new doll for her collection -- a doll from Formosa. As Lady Aberlin and X the Owl admire Henrietta's doll collection, they decide to have a street fair showcasing their various collections and talents. Worried about the well-being of her dolls at such a fair, Henrietta sings I'm Taking Care of You with Lady Aberlin and X before agreeing to be part of the event.


Notes

As Corney shows Lady Aberlin his rockits, I'm a Man Who Manufactures plays in the background.

The zip code for the Neighborhood of Make-Believe shown on the package from Mr. Hollingsworth is 15213 -- the zip code for Pittsburgh, PA.


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Episode Credits

Produced by WQED - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania for National Educational Television
Neighbors: Betty Aberlin, David Newell, Hiroko Tabei
Musical Director: Johnny Costa
Producer: Fred Rogers
Director: David Fu-Ying Chen
Executive Producer: Paul K. Taff

Production funds for this series were provided by a grant from The Sears-Roebuck Foundation and a children's program fund established by N.E.T. affiliated stations.

© 1968 National Educational Television and Radio Center

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