|THE NEIGHBORHOOD ARCHIVE - All Things Mister Rogers|
Mister Rogers arrives with a crystal radio kit which he takes to the kitchen where he assembles the radio. As he works, he mentions that one of his songs -- You've Got To Do It -- might be played on a Neighborhood radio station. Running into some problems with the radio, Mister Rogers calls Joe Negri for help. Although Mr. Negri is unable to help, he suggests Mister Rogers call Mr. McFeely who may be more familiar with crystal radios.
At the McFeely house, Mr. McFeely has his own crystal radio set up already and shows Mister Rogers how it works. After just a few moments, Mr. McFeely is able to get Mister Rogers' radio working properly. While the McFeelys and Mister Rogers listen to You've Got To Do It on the radio, they watch an animated film that Mr. McFeely thought would go nicely with the song. Mister Rogers is invited to stay for some milk and cookies as he talks with the McFeelys about how there was no television when they were young.
Returning to his house, Mister Rogers sings Many Ways to Say I Love You.
In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Handyman Negri is preparing to put together King Friday's television kit. He follows the instructions precisely but still had difficulty getting the television to turn on. When Corney suggests that they plug the set into an electrical outlet, the television works properly and Handyman Negri is congratulated by King Friday for a job well done.
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