|THE NEIGHBORHOOD ARCHIVE - All Things Mister Rogers|
Mister Rogers arrives with a small yield sign and uses blocks as cars to explain the meaning of "yield." He talks about triangles and uses his fingers to form a triangle and then a "V." After singing Today is a Special Day, Mister Rogers askes Picture Picture to share a film about triangles.
Moving on to the kitchen, Mister Rogers puts together a small toy sailboat while he floats in the sink. He sings Il y Avait Une Fois as he thinks about a place in Paris where children sail their toy boats.
Betty Aberlin stops by to deliver a model of the Eiffel Tower made by Bob Trow.
In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Grandpere and Henrietta Pussycat express their concern for the King and Queen who have not yet returned from their trip to Westwood with Handyman Negri. After asking Grandpere's machine about their whereabouts, Lady Aberlin is instructed to play her triangle thirteen times. After doing so, King Friday, Queen Sara, and Handyman Negri return to the Neighborhood of Make-Believe.
Lady Aberlin visits her Uncle Friday at the castle where she is invited inside the the S Room where King Friday will share a secret.
Back at the house, Mister Rogers sings Waiting and talks about how waiting can be difficult. He concludes by writing the letter "V" on a piece of paper and thinking of words that start with "V."
Produced by WQED, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in association with Small World Enterprises, Inc. for N.E.T.
Producer-Writer: Fred Rogers
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.
© 1970 National Educational Television and Radio Center
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