New York, New York title card, and then NYC street shots with strange public sculptures. Shot of a "See Hear" store sign; this is a store with music-related things, books, and magazines. Exterior shot of Max Fish, a bar. Exterior daytime shot of CBGB, a music club. Narrator introduces Abigail Lavine, the 8-track librarian. She introduces herself, decries the "bad rap" librarians get, then snaps her fingers to change her outfit from a traditional librarian's to the groovy dress and hairdo of a "swinging 8-track chick!" Closeup of a phone being dialed. Wide shot of woman on phone. Closeup of white boots fidgeting on black couch. She angrily pushes the hook switch.