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Jim Henson's Mother Goose Stories was a children's show that first aired in 1990. In it, live children acted alongside puppets. The characters' looks were inspired by the illustrations in Frank L. Baum's Mother Goose in Prose. The titular Mother Goose had three goslings and told them the stories behind various nursery rhymes. Some of the stories were taken from Baum's book, while others were written for the show.

1 Season, 50 Episodes
August 28, 1990
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Mother Goose Stories Full Episode Guide

  • A butcher, a baker and a candlestickmaker set sail to find adventure. But when a storm blows up, they are saved by a rotten potato.

  • Jackie the scarecrow is employed to scare the crows. But, instead, they come to the farm to hear him sing.

  • When a shooting star comes down to Earth, Stella gets her wish, but it doesn't turn out as she expected.

  • Lost, alone in the big dark forest, Jenny must show the wolves how bad she can be.

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