February 2, 1970 12:00 am
Mister Rogers enters with a model of Daniel Striped Tiger's clock and visits the man who designed it: Robert (Bob) Trow. At his workshop, Trow is finishing a model of the Castle. He asks Rogers to ring the bell when he leaves as well as when he arrives.
February 3, 1970 12:00 am
Mr. Rogers presents slides of trees. Mr. McFeely delivers Bob Trow's model of X the Owl's Tree. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, X the Owl learns that wishing doesn't make things come true.
February 4, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers puts signs outside his front and back doors advising visitors to ""please knock"" or ""please ring."" Later in the program, he receives Bob Trow's model of the Museum-Go-Round.
February 5, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers brings in Bob Trow's model of the Platypus Mound. Officer Clemmons shows Rogers the workings at his police station. The Neighborhood of Make-Believe finds Dr. Bill and Elsie Jean Platypus share a magic recipe for making pies.
February 6, 1970 12:00 am
Season 3 ends its first week with Rogers receiving the Factory model from Robert Trow. Beforehand, Rogers makes simple puppets from wooden spoons. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Lady Elaine orders chairs from Cornflake S. Pecially in preparation for her new pie restaurant.
February 9, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers plays a game using different shapes and grocieries. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Lady Elaine Fairchilde is preparing to open a pie restaurant between her Museum-Go-Round and the Platypus mound.
February 10, 1970 12:00 am
Mr. McFeely finds a puppy, which Rogers looks after until someone finds the puppy's home.
February 11, 1970 12:00 am
Chef Brockett how turnovers are made. He appears in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, helping run the new pie restaurant.
February 12, 1970 12:00 am
Bad manners cost Bob Dog after he eats all the pies in Lady Elaine's restaurant.
February 13, 1970 12:00 am
Dr. Yen Wang shows two laboratory rats, with which he wishes to shw that the study of rats is intended to benefit human beings. The Neighborhood of Make-Believe opens the pie restaurant, but King Friday XIII orders Bob Dog to Someplace Else.
February 16, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers shines his shoes. The Pittsburgh Junior Tamburitzans visits the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, and Bob Dog emerges to dance with them.
February 17, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers discusses the things children can do with a shoe box. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Queen Sara is escorted to Westwood to visit Dr. Frogg.
February 18, 1970 12:00 am
Johnny Costa and his grandson visit Rogers' television house and the Neighborhood of Make-Believe.
February 19, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers discusses growing inside and outside. Mr. McFeely brings a dry aqaurium holding frogs and tadpoles. Later Mr. McFeely visits the Westwood Children's Zoo. Queen Sara returns to the Neighborhood of Make-Believe from Westwood after two days.
February 20, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers talks about the use of triangles, such as on the Yield sign. Betty Aberlin arrives with Bob Trow's model of the Eiffel Tower (at last). Citizens in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe are worried because the King and Queen have yet to return from Westwood.
February 23, 1970 12:00 am
Henrietta Pussycat fears Bob Dog's teeth. Lady Aberlin confides in Henrietta and tells everyone the King and Queen have a good secret.
February 24, 1970 12:00 am
Bramble, a large horse, stands outside Rogers' television house. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, King Friday asks for, and receives, a stuffed horse. Daniel is afraid of the model.
February 25, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers enters with a typewriter and the many ways to put the word ""typewriter"" to paper. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, an artist, perhaps in a foreshadowing mood, draws paintings of the King and Queen.
February 26, 1970 12:00 am
King Friday XIII shares his secret with Mime Walker, informing him not to mention a word of this to anyone.
February 27, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers has a recent chest x-ray, explaining what having an x-ray taken is about. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Lady Elaine warns her neighbors that King Friday might be starting a wild animal zoo. That, she feels, is his big secret. It isn't.
March 2, 1970 12:00 am
Officer Clemmons announces he has accepted a new job with the Metropolitan Opera in New York. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, King Friday XIII and Queen Sara announce that they will have a baby.
March 3, 1970 12:00 am
Lady Elaine and Mrs. Saunders tie up Officer Clemmons in a frantic attempt to keep him from moving.
March 4, 1970 12:00 am
Betty Aberlin gives Rogers a black angel fish for his tank. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, she dresses as a black angel fish. At the Tree, she introduces a song praising Henrietta Pussycat.
March 5, 1970 12:00 am
Mrs. Clemmons visits Rogers' television house with a poem about her new job title. Rogers invites her to a going-away party to be held the next day. A highlight of the gathering will be Mrs. Clemmons' favorite: raspberry delight. But what kind of raspberry delight should be made?
March 6, 1970 12:00 am
Mr. and Mrs. FranÃ§ois Clemmons are about to leave for New York. In both the Neighborhood of Make-Believe and Mister Rogers' television house, neighbors hold a farewell party.
March 9, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers shows models of a bicycle and tricycle. Along the way, he introduces the prefixes ""bi"" and ""tri."" In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Bob Dog fears moving wheels.
March 10, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers uses a tape recorder to tape the sounds of a xylophone, a drum, and a slide whistle. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, King Friday thinks his baby should learn the guitar from birth.
March 11, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers shows how he reacts when he is angry. Using a punching bag may make you feel better. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Lady Aberlin makes a punching bag from rags and knitting. X the Owl complements her work.
March 12, 1970 12:00 am
When Coach Saunders informs how athletic and exercise equipment can protect oneself, King Friday orders all the equipment for the new royal baby.
March 13, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers makes a window out of construction paper. Later he picks up a record album at Negri's Music Shop. In between, Chef Brockett goes to the neighborhood of Make-Believe with a cake for Grand-pÃ¨re and Lady Elaine. Handyman Negri helps Lady Elaine fix the King's broken window.
March 16, 1970 12:00 am
Mr. McFeely delivers Lady Elaine an invitation to a boomerang contest. To show her gratitude, Lady Elaine shows ""Funny Fast Films"" of Mr. McFeely and Chef Brockett.
March 17, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers plays rhyming games and flash cards with Bob Trow. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Lady Elaine and several others participate in the boomerang contest.
March 18, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers shows different sizes of eggs and the animals who lay them. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Elsie Jean Platypus says her newly-laid egg will hatch in ten days.
March 19, 1970 12:00 am
King Friday hears about the baby platypus that will emerge soon. He tries to make the Platypus family leave the Neighborhood of Make-Believe so that his child will be the first born there.
March 20, 1970 12:00 am
Dr. Bill Platypus and Digger Digorum convince King Friday XIII that he will have the first human baby born in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe. Reminded, King Friday allows the Platypus family to stay. They will have the first animal baby born there.
March 23, 1970 12:00 am
A fish in Rogers' tank has died. Rogers buries it and, with Bob Trow's help, constructs a tombstone with a pentagon bearing a fish drawing. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, concern hits when the Trolley stops at the Castle and doesn't move.
March 24, 1970 12:00 am
At the grave of the fish he had buried, Rogers talks of sad feelings. At Negri's Music Shop, he witnesses the Pittsburgh Junior Tamburitzans. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, the Platypus family waits for the egg to hatch.
March 25, 1970 12:00 am
Lady Aberlin finds everybody except Lady Elaine is at the Platypus Mound, waiting for the egg to hatch.
March 26, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers demonstrates the use of a cane and shows many ways to write his name. The Neighborhood of Make-Believe celebrates the birth of Dr. Bill and Elsie Jean's baby girl platypus.
March 27, 1970 12:00 am
Handyman Negri is among those with a gift for the baby Platypus. It's a song to fit her name, Ornithorhynchus anatinus.
March 30, 1970 12:00 am
Bob Trow has made a model of the Neighborhood Trolley and its tracks for Rogers. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, King Friday is tired of waiting for the baby to be born. Several neighbors decide to hold a play based on what King Friday puts in a suitcase.
March 31, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers makes a cardboard suitcase. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Mr. Anybody finds his apparently empty suitcase has a heavy rock in it. Lady Elaine had to have put the rock inside.
April 1, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers goes to Negri's Music Shop to see Betty Aberlin perform a few simple magic tricks. Lady Elaine has her reservations about the upcoming play the Neighborhood of Make-Believe will stage. Mr. Anybody tells her she can be in the play if she asks to.
April 2, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers brings two gerbils to his television house. On a visit to the McFeelys' house, he finds Mr. McFeely looking after a Saint Bernard. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Bob Dog is practicing for his role in the play Let the Vet Get the Pet, but it isn't easy.
April 3, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers looks after two penguins for Mr. McFeely. The Neighborhood of Make-Believe holds its stage play, about a vet flying in a jet to check on a pet.
April 6, 1970 12:00 am
Robert Troll visits to see baby Ana Platypus, as do X and Henrietta.
April 7, 1970 12:00 am
Dr. Bill Platypus talks about time to X and Henrietta, who discover the newborn platypus is too small to play with them.
April 8, 1970 12:00 am
Mr. McFeely delivers a fortune teller's costume, which Mr. Anybody wears to predict the future.
April 9, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers welcomes Mrs. Franks, who demonstrates leather carving. Later he discusses wearing an eye patch. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Handyman Negri assures King Friday that his eye is underneath an eye patch.
April 10, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers shows the dog belonging to his son John. At Bob Trow's workshop, Rogers finds Trow and John working on fingerpaint pictures. In the Neighborhood of Make Believe, Handyman Negri and Lady Aberlin have a message for Bob Dog.
April 13, 1970 12:00 am
Gifts have been pouring in for the imminent birth of Queen Sara's baby. One of those gifts is a paper crown, which Henrietta takes without asking.
April 14, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers talks of being able to do certain skills at certain ages. The Neighborhood of Make-Believe is abuzz with excitement, as Queen Sara gives birth to a prince named Tuesday.
April 15, 1970 12:00 am
The gifts keep pouring in for the newborn Prince Tuesday, which makes Lady Elaine jealous. Joey Hollingsworth arrives with gifts for the baby and other neighbors.
April 16, 1970 12:00 am
A watch repairman shows Rogers the proper use of his watch-cleaning machine. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Nurse Miller tells all that Queen Sara and the newborn prince will accept visitors next week.
April 17, 1970 12:00 am
Instead of the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Rogers sees a story played out in Betty's Little Theater. Four dancers, dressed as raccoons, perform a nighttime adventure.
April 20, 1970 12:00 am
Lady Elaine is annyued with Prince Tuesday's constant crying. At one point, she asks King Friday and Queen Sara to send the baby back.
April 21, 1970 12:00 am
Prince Tuesday is one week old, and the Castle is suitably decorated for a celebration. King Friday gives gifts to everyone, which only rides Lady Elaine's jealousy.
April 22, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers shows how he works Picture-Picture and then the Trolley. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, King Friday asks that Reardon put together an opera within two days.
April 23, 1970 12:00 am
Reardon fears he doesn't have enough time to write an opera for Friday, but he assembles the basics quickly.
April 24, 1970 12:00 am
The Neighborhood of Make-Believe holds its opera about the Pineapple Can Telephone Company.
April 27, 1970 12:00 am
Captain Kangaroo visits, first at Rogers' television house and then in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe. He sees that Lady Elaine and Donkey Hodie are hopeful that the carrots would grow faster somehow.
April 28, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers visits Jan Zandhuis, a glassblower, who is doing a project for Mrs. Saunders. In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, King Friday feels baby Prince Tuesday should be taught subtraction.
April 29, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers makes modeling clay, a perfect spot for son Jamie to discuss clay figurines. Dancer Ethel Winter is toured around the Neighborhood of Make-Believe and Someplace Else.
April 30, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers relates the lessons on teeth that he learned as a child.
May 1, 1970 12:00 am
Rogers and Chef Brockett play games in which one doesn't see, but hears or feels.