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Episode 1155

Air Date: March 19, 1971
Previous Episode: 1154
Next Episode: 1156

Mister Rogers arrives with four wheels from an old baby buggy which he takes to the back yard where he uses them to complete a go-cart he is making. As he takes his time working, Mister Rogers sings I Like to Take My Time before thinking about some young friends playing on go-carts.

Bob Trow stops by with a pulley and hoist he as built and suggests that it might come in handy at Grandpere's tower in Make-Believe.

In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Robert Troll has installed the pulley and hoist at the Eiffel Tower to allow Grandpere to transport items to the tower's upper levels. They use to the contraption to lift a box containing equipment for making pommes frites -- French-fried potatoes. Robert Troll goes throughout the neighborhood informing others that Grandpere will be selling pommes frites next week.

Back at the house, Mister Rogers and Bob Trow visit Brockett's Bakery where Chef Brockett shows how French fries are made.

Back at the house, Mister Rogers cleans up as he sings I Like to Take My Time.


As the episode transitions to Brockett's Bakery, I Like to Take My Time and I'm a Chef play in the background.

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Episode Credits

Produced by WQED Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in association with Small World Enterprises Inc. for N.E.T.

Created and written by Fred Rogers
Produced and directed by Sam Silberman
Music Director: John Costa
Neighbors: Don Brockett, Gladys Schenk (uncredited), Bob Trow
Film: The Latent Image
Psychological Consultants: Margaret B. McFarland Ph.D., Albert V. Corrado M.D.
Associate Producer: Diana Dean
Lighting Directors: Art Siegel, Al Brennecke
Art Director: Jack Guest
Production Assistant: David Newell
Technical Supervisors: Tom Knight, Ken Anderson
Video Tape Editor: Chet Bednar
Cameramen: Bob Vaughn, Dick Reschoff
Video: Don Williamson
Audio: Chuck Sradomski, Dick LaSota

Production funds for this television visit were provided by a grant from the Sears Roebuck Foundation and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

© 1970 National Educational Television and Radio Center

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