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THE NEIGHBORHOOD ARCHIVE - All Things Mister Rogers

Elsie Jean Platypus

First MRN Appearance
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Elsie Jean Platypus and her husband Dr. Bill arrived in the Neighborhood of Make-Believe following Dr. Frogg and and Mrs. Frogg's move to Westwood.

Elsie Jean is the daughter of Tom Platypus and Mel Platypus. She lives in the Platypus Mound next to the Museum-Go-Round with her husband and their daughter, Ana.

She once appeared in a Neighborhood opera playing the part of the Loch Ness Monster.[1] Her favorite kind of raspberry delight is #302 in her book One Thousand Raspberry Delights.[2]


Puppet Demonstration

Bill Barker is shown working the Elsie Jean Platypus puppet in Episode 1384


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http://www.neighborhoodarchive.com/mrn/characters/anaplatypus/1216.jpg


With a baby Ana Platypus
[Episode 1216]
At the Platypus Mound
[Episode 1543]
As a baby seen through the Trolley [Episode 1668]
Illustrated in The Costume Party

Puppet / Costume Variations

1055 Dresses as the Loch Ness Monster
1726 Wears gardening clothes and hat

Appearances

Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

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References

  1. Episode 1055. Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
  2. Episode 1089. Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

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