|THE NEIGHBORHOOD ARCHIVE - All Things Mister Rogers|
Mister Rogers arrives with a large toy helicopter which he has borrowed from a friend. Taking out a much smaller toy helicopter, he compares the two before he sings I Think I'm Going To Like Today.
Taking the larger toy with him, Mister Rogers visits the local airport where Mr. McFeely needs to make a few deliveries "farther away than usual" which require him to take a ride with Maria Mancano on a real helicopter. In comparison, the real helicopter makes the large toy look small.
Back at the house, Mister Rogers retrieves the model Trolley from the kitchen shelf and compares it to the larger Neighborhood Trolley sitting on its track.
In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Miss Paulificate and Lady Aberlin have been assigned the duty of "yo-yo guard" responsible for upholding the King's recent ban on yo-yos. At the tree, X and Henrietta have two large yo-yo's -- "big-yos" -- hanging from the branches.
Meanwhile, at the Museum-Go-Round, Lady Elaine has become the pilot of a helicopter she calls "Yo-Yo" because it goes up and down in the sky. Taking the controls, she lifts off high above the Museum but is unable to bring the helicopter back down again. Lady Aberlin and Corney watch as the Yo-Yo helicopter continues to fly higher and higher.
Back at the house, Mister Rogers shares a book called Is It Larger? Is It Smaller?.
With Fred Rogers
Produced in association with WQED/Pittsburgh
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