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The Lost Rock
Season 1, Episode 2
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Air date April 4, 2000
Written by Richard Chevat
Christopher Cerf
Diana DeCubellis
Sarah Durkee
Ellis Weiner
Joe Fallon
Michael K. Fifth
Judy Freudberg
Tony Geiss
Louise Gikow
Peter Hirsch
Sean Kelly
Sharon Lerner
Kathryn Mullen
Fred Newman
Norman Stiles
Belinda Ward
Kathy Waugh
Tom Whedon
Directed by Ted May
Episode guide
Episode 01: Pecos Bill Cleans Up the West
Episode 03: Little Big Mouse

The Lost Rock is the second episode of Season 1 of Between the Lions.

Picture Category Description
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SCENE 1 A rock named Larry flies into the library. Then he explains that he came from a book and has been lost for over 2 years. He then shows the lion family and sings the song he wrote. He can't remember his book completely, but he remembers that he was on the same page as a rooster, a robot, a rocket, and a roof.
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Insert The grey hand takes the "ock" out of rock.
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Puppets The Vowelles sing the short "o" sound from their hit word "sock".
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Insert Barnaby B. Busterfield III: sock music

The sock annoys Busterfield.

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Cartoon The Un-People vs. The Re-People: locked
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Celebrity Fred Says: clock
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Insert Sky: clock, lock, mock, mom
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Puppets Dunderhead Lab with Dr. Nitwhite and Watson:

Words with the Short O and the Letters O-W

What's Your Name short O.jpg
Song What's Your Name?: short O (With kids lines)
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SCENE 2 Cleo has found a tape with all the items Larry described were in where he came from, and they watch Rocket-Doodle-Doo. Unfortunately, that is not where Larry came from, despite that fact that they say "rock" several times.
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Insert Meanwhile, the Information Hen talks about coming to the library.
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Insert "Dr. Bertice Berry double O in "tooth". (EKA: Pecos Bill Cleans Up the West)
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Celebrity Dr. Bertice Berry sing with the double O in "tooth".
Golf Announcer's Head Tooth.jpg
Tiger Words Tooth Toof Word.jpg
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Cartoon Tiger Words: A Tube of Toothpaste

[toof or tooth]

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Puppets Sam Spud: Par-Boiled Potato Detective: Cool as a Cucumber

[cowl or cool]

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Insert Girl: "Mom, there's that talking potato with no mouth again. This incessant word play's making me queasy."

Kid's mother: "It's educational television, dear! Remember, sometimes things that are good for us are hard to swallow!"

Song Fonix sings Double O, OO
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Insert Space: oo, hoot, root, rot, rock, rocket
Fred Says Rock 2.jpg
Fred Says Rocket.jpg
Celebrity Fred Says: rock, rocket
Sky Word Morph rocket, rock, sock, stock, stop.jpg
Insert Sky: rocket, rock, sock, stock, stop
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The Word Doctor with Dr. Ruth Wordheimer:

stop, hop

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Puppets The Great Smartini: Popping Popcorn
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Insert The grey hand puts "ock" back in the paper.
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SCENE 3 Larry thinks he'll never find his book again, but then a monkey comes up and complains that the rock picture in the dictionary is missing. Everyone realizes at last where he is from and Larry sings "My Rock and Rollin' Days Are Over" and goes back into his dictionary. Then, suddenly, a Bowling Ball rolls down the stair banister and can't find his book!
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Insert Barnaby B. Busterfield III (again): clock music, tick, tock, tick, tock

Busterfield likes the tick and tock.


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