|THE NEIGHBORHOOD ARCHIVE - All Things Mister Rogers|
Mister Rogers arrives with a few leaves he has collected and takes them to the kitchen where several other leaves are on the table. Comparing the sizes and shapes of the various leaves, he sings Everybody's Fancy.
Lady Aberlin stops by looking for a specific leaf she has lost -- a cardboard leaf made and sent to her by her pretend aunt, Mabel Mercer.
In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Mr. McFeely is at the Museum-Go-Round to pick up the tree puzzle on loan to Lady Elaine Fairchilde.
Meanwhile, Lady Aberlin is at the factory with the cardboard leaf where she and Corney try unsuccessfully to come up with the right words to make the magic leaf work. Stopping at the tree, Lady Aberlin finds the right words thanks to Henrietta Pussycat who has been learning Spanish. Speaking the Spanish word for leaf -- una hoja -- Lady Aberlin is able to see and hear Mabel Mercer singing.
At the castle, Lady Aberlin shares the magic leaf and singing of Mabel Mercer with King Friday and Queen Sara.
Back at the house, Mr. McFeely stops by to return the tree puzzle to Mister Rogers who plans to finish the puzzle tomorrow.
Produced by WQED Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in association with Small World Enterprises, Inc. for N.E.T.
Production funds for this television visit were provided by a grant from the Sears Roebuck Foundation and a children's program fund established by N.E.T. affiliated stations.
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