Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

Season 6 Episode 40

Potato Bugs and Cows

Aired Unknown Apr 13, 1973 on PBS

Episode Recap

Priscilla Cow doesn't want to be a cow. Horatio Potato Bug offers to change her into a potato bug. When she tells her mother, Mrs. Cow tells the farmer. After talking to Priscilla, the farmer wants to call King Clemmons. The farmer's wife suggests that Priscilla be allowed to do her thing and that Priscilla needs a groovy friend. King Clemmons is flown to the farm by Pilot Ito. When the king learns that Priscilla has no friends on the farm besides Horatio Potato Bug, he brings Joe Bull to the farm to be her friend. When Priscilla meets Joe Bull, she abandons her plans to run away to be a potato bug. She is glad to be a cow. Contents: Songs: Won't You Be My Neighbor?, Good Feeling. Opera songs: Be A Cow, Celebrate Song, Idaho Potato, Bore A Hole, Joe Bull, Potato Bug, Cow/Potato Bug Duet, What Can We Do About Priscilla?, Stop Your Boring, Who Wants To Be A Cow?, Farmer To Your Barn come Near, I Shall Try To Help, Is There No Such Thing As A Groovy Cow?, Take My Word For It, Honey.