Lucy

  • First appearance: March 3, 1952
  • Known around the neighborhood (and by her little brother, Linus) for being crabby and bossy, Lucy can often be found dispensing advice from her 5-cent psychiatrist’s booth, yanking away Linus’ security blanket, or humiliating Charlie Brown. Lucy’s only weakness? Her unrequited love for the piano-playing Schroeder.

  • Did you know: Lucy often speaks out for women’s rights and has high aspirations to one day be President and Queen.
Lucy
First appearance: August 13th, 1975 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and looks over the edge. He thinks, "My brother has arisen!" Snoopy stands on the doghouse and thinks, "Eggs benedict for my brother, Spike!" Lucy says, "I think you'd better make that ten pounds of buffalo steak . . ." Spike stands in the grass. Latest appearance: December 27th, 2007 / First appearance: December 29th, 1960 Linus approaches Lucy who is building a snow-person. He says, "I'll have to go back to the house...I forgot my rubbers.." He continues, "In fact, I forgot my rubbers, my mittens, and my cap..." He walks off. Lucy shouts, "Sometimes your stupidity amazes me!" Linus replies,"I'll admit that it does have a quality all its own!" First appearance: November 2nd, 1983 Lucy and Linus lean on the wall. Lucy points and says, "There's a cactus standing over there in the pumpkin patch . . ." Lucy says, "You must have seen it . . . You were there on Halloween night . . ." Lucy says, "It's real tall with arms like this . . . I don't see how you could have missed noticing it . . ." Linus rolls his eyes and says, "It was kind of dark . ." First appearance: October 14th, 1989 Schroeder sits in front of the piano and Lucy leans on it. Schroeder says, "I've been having the strangest dreams lately . . I'm playing the piano and all the notes keep sort of falling away . . ." Schroeder goes on, "Snoopy is there too, and . . ." Lucy interrupts, "Maybe you should try to dream about me . . ." Schroeder says, "These are dreams, not nightmares . ." Latest appearance: January 12th, 2013 / First appearance: January 15th, 1966 Lucy walks up to Snoopy and says, "You know what I just did? I just hugged a kitten!" Lucy shouts, "Kittens are warm, too, you know!" Lucy smiles and walks away. Snoopy sticks out his tongue and thinks, "Bleah!" Latest appearance: September 19th, 2008 / First appearance: September 22nd, 1961 Lucy sits at the psychiatric help booth. Frieda says, "I've come to you because I need professional help . . ." Frieda continues, "I get drepressed when I realize how other girls hate me, and yet I know it's only jealousy . . . It's plain jealousy!" Frieda says, "They only hate me because I have naturally curly hair . . . They're jealous of me . . . What should I do?" Lucy First appearance: July 14th, 1997 Lucy and Linus sit on the floor. Linus holds his security blanket and sucks his thumb. Lucy says, "I'm getting so I don't trust anybody." Linus asks, "You don't even trust me?" Lucy says, "I trust you about as far as you can throw that blanket." Linus throws the blanket off panel. Later, Charlie Brown and Linus lean on a brick wall, heads in hands. Linus says, "My sister tr First appearance: January 8th, 1958 Charlie Brown and Lucy are sitting in a chair together. Lucy asks, "Did you read this part here?" He replies, "Yes, how about that?" Lucy exclaims, "Boy, he's really got the right idea!" Charlie Brown says, "I'll say he has! He really knows what's going on!" Lucy smiles as he continues, "Good ol' doctor Spock!" Latest appearance: May 10th, 2016 / First appearance: May 13th, 1969 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano. Lucy turns and watches Schroeder. Lucy listens to Schroeder play. Lucy says, "Play it again, Sam." First appearance: November 14th, 1986 Lucy sits in her psychiatric help booth with her feet up. She says, "Think about what I've said, Charlie Brown." Lucy continues, "It's really all up to you . ." Lucy holds out her hand and says, "Five cents, please." Charlie Brown asks, "Do you take bubble gum cards?" Latest appearance: September 18th, 2010 / First appearance: September 21st, 1963 Lucy sit on the floor in front of the TV. She shouts: "Why do you always yell at me? I'm not deaf, you know!" "You think I can't hear? Is that why you always yell? I'm not deaf, you know! You don't have to yell all the time!" Lucy sits and frowns. Lucy yells: "WHAT'D YOU SAY?!!!" First appearance: July 1st, 1992 Lucy wears a baseball mitt and cap. She shouts, "Strike this guy out, cement head! You can do it, mud head!" Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and asks, "Which team are you yelling for?" Lucy asks, "I don't know . . Which team am I on?" Latest appearance: June 29th, 2011 / First appearance: July 1st, 1964 Lucy is on her knees on the ground. She commands, "Run, bug, run!" "Can't you see those other bugs are after you?" She points. "Don't try to stands them off by yourself!" Lucy waves her arms. "Oh, you fool, you!" She sits back on her knees and frowns. Latest appearance: April 12th, 2010 / First appearance: April 22nd, 1963 Linus sits in a chair reading a book. Linus walks down the hall. Linus looks at Lucy watching television. Linus says, "You're the only person who would be ornery enough to sit and watch tv during national library week!" First appearance: October 31st, 1961 Charlie Brown wears a mask and a costume and says, "Isn't Linus going out for 'Tricks or Treats'?" Lucy wears a pointy hat and a costume and says, "No, he's sitting in the pumpkin patch waiting for the Great Pumpkin to appear." Charlie Brown says, "Well, when you go up to this next house, ask the lady for an extra treat for your little brother who is sitting out in the pumpkin patch." Latest appearance: December 20th, 2008 / First appearance: December 21st, 1961 Lucy says to Schroeder, "So you forgot Beethoven's birthday! Who cares?" Lucy says, "What difference does it make? Who really cares? It's all so stupid!" Lucy says, "You take these things too seriously, Schroeder . . ." Lucy says, "Now if it had been my birthday you had forgotten . . ." Schroeder says, "Oh, good grief!" First appearance: March 10th, 1996 Charlie Brown's face is on a kite. Charlie Brown stands on his doorstep and exclaims, "A perfect day for flying a kite!" Charlie Brown stands in a store and says, "Yes, sir . . A red one . ." Charlie Brown says, "What? You're kidding!" Charlie Brown walks out of the store and says to Lucy, "They won't sell me a kite . . They say I'll just get it caught in a tree . Latest appearance: May 3rd, 2006 / First appearance: May 6th, 1959 Violet and Lucy are thinking. Lucy says, "Just think in about twelve years some poor girl will be marrying Charlie Brown..." Violet replies, "It's going to be hard for us to save her when we don't know who she is, where she lives, or anything.." Lucy sighs. They walk along. Violet continues, "What we need is some sort of warning system..." They stop and Lucy throws her h Latest appearance: October 18th, 2015 / First appearance: October 20th, 1968 Charlie Brown and Snoopy stand ion line at the ticket booth. Franklin stands behind Snoopy. Charlie Brown says, "One, please." Linus and Lucy stand behind Franklin. Franklin reaches over snoopy and says, "One, please." Linus reaches over Snoopy and says, "One, please." Sally and Schroeder stand behind Lucy. Lucy reaches over Snoopy and says, "One, please." S First appearance: August 29th, 1979 Snoopy wears a hat and carries a fishing pole. He walks by Lucy and Linus. Lucy asks, "How can that stupid dog go fishing without a license?" Linus asks, "How, indeed?" Linus faces Lucy and says, "He isn't allowed to vote nor enter the average hotel lobby . . . He cannot own even a library card . . ." Linus continues, "He is denied the practice of law and medicine, and the scriptur
Latest appearance: March 30th, 2018 / First appearance: April 2nd, 1971 Charlie Brown and Snoopy stand on the pitcher's mound. Snoopy holds his supper dish in his mouth. Charlie Brown says, "Oh, no you don't!" Charlie Brown continues, "You get fed after the game, not before!" Snoopy walks away with the supper dish still in his mouth. Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and says, "I hate these salary disputes." Latest appearance: March 7th, 2018 / First appearance: March 10th, 1971 Peppermint Patty and Charlie Brown sit at the table. Peppermint Patty holds up a piece of paper and says, "I've worked out the baseball schedule for our two teams, Chuck . . ." Peppermint Patty slides the paper over to Charlie Brown and says, "Here, take a look at it, and see what you think . ." Charlie Brown reaches for the paper. Peppermint Patty smiles and says, "You tou Latest appearance: February 16th, 2018 / First appearance: February 19th, 1971 Charlie Brown sits in front of Lucy's psychiatric booth. He says, "Sometimes I ask myself questions . ." Charlie Brown continues, "Sometimes I ask myself, 'Is this your real life, or is this just a pilot film?'" Charlie Brown holds his arms out and asks, "Is my life a thirty-nine week series or is it a special?" Lucy replies, "Whatever it is, our ratings are down . . Five c Latest appearance: December 21st, 2017 / First appearance: December 24th, 1970 Sally lies in bed and says, "So here it is, Christmas Eve, but there'll be no sleigh bells outside my window tonight . ." Sally continues, "Why? Because I've totally rejected the concept of the fat guy in the red suit! For the first time in my life I feel free! For once I . . ." Sally sits up and listens. She says, "What's that? I thought I heard a sleigh bell . . ." Sally Latest appearance: December 6th, 2017 / First appearance: December 9th, 1970 Charlie Brown sits at the table and writes, "Dear Little Red-Haired Girl, Evening is coming on." Charlie Brown continues to write, "I wish it were snowing huge white flakes, and you and I were walking along holding hands and." Charlie Brown stops and looks at the paper. Charlie Brown crumples up the paper and throws it over his shoulder. He says, "A lot of great letters nev Latest appearance: November 11th, 2017 / First appearance: November 14th, 1970 Snoopy sits on the ground with a rope tied around his neck. Woodstock stands in front of him. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "Woodstock is going to rescue me . ." Woodstock climbs on the rope. Snoopy thinks, "Woodstock will have me untied in no time at all . . ." Woodstock struggles with the rope. Snoopy thinks, "Woodstock is going to untie me, and we're going to . . ." Woodstoc Latest appearance: October 1st, 2017 / First appearance: October 4th, 1970 Peppermint Patty runs along. Peppermint Patty is on the telephone: "Hey, Chuck, come on over, and see what my Dad gave me for my birthday.." She points: "Roses!" Charlie Brown stands behind her. He says, "Wow!" Peppermint Patty adds, "And you know what he said?" They face each other. "He said that I'm growing up fast, and soo I'll be a beautiful young lady, and all Latest appearance: September 23rd, 2017 / First appearance: September 26th, 1970 Snoopy sits in the grass and turns his head. Lucy stands next to him and holds her hand out. Lucy says, "It's bad luck to turn away from a 'Beep.'" Lucy grabs Snoopy's nose and says, "Beep!" Snoopy thinks, "I didn't know that." Latest appearance: September 22nd, 2017 / First appearance: September 25th, 1970 Linus stands in the wind. He sucks his thumb and holds his blanket. Linus' blanket is blown out of his hands. Linus runs. Linus stands next to the doghouse. The blanket completely covers Snoopy. Snoopy thinks, "I hate to see fall come . . . It gets dark so early . ." Latest appearance: July 17th, 2017 / First appearance: July 20th, 1970 Linus stands behind Lucy and says, "I have a question." Linus asks, "What would happen if there were a beautiful and highly intelligent child up in heaven waiting to be born, and his or her parents decided that the two children they already had were enough?" Lucy says, "Your ignorance of theology and medicine is appalling!" Linus says, "I still think it's a good question . Latest appearance: July 16th, 2017 / First appearance: July 19th, 1970 Snoopy is wearing a baseball cap. He runs backwards, looking up at the sky. CLOMP! Snoopy stands up straight in the air and catches the ball in his mouth. Snoopy runs, his cap flying off his head. CLOMP! He jumps in the air and catches another ball. CLOMP! Snoopy catches the ball, hanging upside down the air. CLOMP! His cap flies off as he catches the ball. Latest appearance: July 15th, 2017 / First appearance: July 18th, 1970 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and sniffles. He thinks, "What do you do?" Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "What do you do when the girl-beagle you love more than anything is taken from you, and you know you'll never see her again as long as you live?" Snoopy sits up and thinks, "What do you do?" Snoopy eats and thinks, "Back to eating!" Latest appearance: July 14th, 2017 / First appearance: July 17th, 1970 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Charlie Brown carries an envelope and says, "I have bad news for you." Charlie Brown continues, "That last letter you sent to your girl friend at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm never reached her . . She's not there any more . . ." Charlie Brown explains, "She's been sold!" Snoopy screams and runs off the doghouse. Latest appearance: July 13th, 2017 / First appearance: July 16th, 1970 Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "That girl-beagle I met at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm is really something." Snoopy sits up. He smiles and thinks, "I wonder why I liked her so much? I think it's because we teased each other . . ." Snoopy lies on his stomach and thinks, "We laughed a lot, and we teased each other . . ." Snoopy turns over and smiles. He thinks, "And the Latest appearance: July 12th, 2017 / First appearance: July 15th, 1970 Snoopy sticks his tongue out at Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown shouts, "Now you cut that out!" Snoopy walks away. Charlie Brown continues, "Just because you can't go running off to see that girl-beagle you met, you don't have to be so obnoxious!" Charlie Brown points and shouts, "By golly, you'd better start behaving yourself!" Snoopy drops the phone. Charlie Brown shouts, "A Latest appearance: July 11th, 2017 / First appearance: July 14th, 1970 Charlie Brown stands in front of Snoopy. Snoopy wears his supper dish on his head. Charlie Brown asks, "You want to go to the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm again?" Snoopy's ears stand up. Charlie Brown walks away and thinks, "No, I don't think you should . . . You've been out enough lately . . ." Snoopy kicks his supper dish and thinks, "Rats!" Snoopy sits on the ground and leans a Latest appearance: July 10th, 2017 / First appearance: July 13th, 1970 Charlie Brown stands next to Snoopy and talks into the phone. He says, "Hello? Is this the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm?" Charlie Brown continues, "I'm calling for a friend of mine . . . He wants to speak to one of your dogs . . No, he doesn't know her name . . Describe her?" Snoopy holds out his paws and smiles. Charlie Brown says, "She has very soft paws . . ." Latest appearance: July 9th, 2017 / First appearance: July 12th, 1970 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Lucy stands on the slope of the pitcher's mound. She holds out a piece of paper: "Here, Charlie Brown...Sign this petition!" "What's it for?" "Don't be so wishy-washy..just sign it!" He yells: "WANTING TO KNOW WHAT YOUR SIGNING IS NOT BEING WISHY-WASHY!" Lucy asks, "Why are you so crabby?" He looks up and wails, "YELLIN Latest appearance: July 8th, 2017 / First appearance: July 11th, 1970 The Literary Ace types, "Dear Sweetie, Have you missed me?" The Literary Ace continues to type, "I think about you all the time. I can hardly wait until Sunday morning. Don't forget . ." The Literary Ace thinks of hearts, hugs and kisses. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "I think I'm in love!" Latest appearance: July 7th, 2017 / First appearance: July 10th, 1970 Linus looks at a newspaper and approaches Charlie Brown. He says, "According to the paper, the riot was about war dogs . . ." Charlie Brown looks at the paper. Linus says, "Apparently there's been some trouble about dogs being sent to Viet Nam, and then not getting back . . ." Snoopy thinks, "All I know is, I went to the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm to make a speech . . . I got whomped wi
First appearance: December 6th, 1979 Lucy approaches Charlie Brown with a paper. She says, "I've made up a new list of things I want for Christmas, Charlie Brown." Charlie Brown says, "I hate to admit it, but I can't even remember where we put the other list." Lucy walks and says, "Don't worry, I know just where it is . . ." Snoopy lies on the doghouse with two papers on his nose. He thinks, "Joe Spindle!" First appearance: December 6th, 1959 Lucy glares at Linus as he sucks his thumb and holds his blanket.(BR) (BR) "You know, I can't possibly tell you how sick I get of seeing you drag around that stupid blanket!" Lucy announces.(BR) (BR) "It's not stupid...This blanket has many very practical usues..." Linus protests, holding up his blanket.(BR) (BR) "HA! THat's a laugh!" Linus walks away; "You just have no imagination, that's all."(B First appearance: December 6th, 1987 Snoopy sits atop his doghouse reading. He thinks,"I like getting letters from Spike" He stares off in front of him and thinks,"He leads such an interesting life" Spike leans against a rock in the desert writing. He writes,"Dear Brother Snoopy, Well, winter has finally come to the desert." Spike dances around in the snow. He writes,"Yesterday, it actually started to snow! Latest appearance: December 5th, 2004 / First appearance: December 6th, 1970 Peppermint Patty sits at her desk. "Why should I look? I know what I got.." "Hey, how about that?" Franklin says. He holds up a sheet of paper. Peppermint Patty looks at her sheet of paper. "I got an 'F' on the test, Franklin..what did you get?" Franklin turns andround and smiles: "I got a 'B'! I'm very happy..." Peppermint Patty gazes at her paper and says, "I think I got First appearance: December 6th, 1996 Peppermint Patty and Marcie stand on the Brown's doorstep in the pouring rain. Peppermint Patty, who is holding a football, says to Charlie Brown, "Hey, Chuck, you missed a good practice!" Marcie says, "Where are we? I can't see a thing!" Peppermint Patty says as she walks away, "A good team never misses a practice." Marcie asks, "Who's got the ball?" Marcie says, "Somebody tel First appearance: December 6th, 1985 Charlie Brown sits at the table and writes, "Dear Grandma, How have you been?" Charlie Brown continues to write, "I hope you have a very merry." Sally walks up to the table. Charlie Brown smudges the paper and crosses it out. Sally says, "Wish her a merry smudgmas for me, too!" First appearance: December 6th, 1991 Snoopy is dressed as Santa Claus and he honks a horn. Linus falls over. Lucy says, "Just ignore that Santa Claus, Linus . . There's nothing he can do to you . ." First appearance: December 6th, 1984 Marcie walks behind Peppermint Patty. Peppermint Patty says, "We 'latchkey' kids go home every day to an empty house . . ." Peppermint Patty holds a key and stands on her back doorstep. Peppermint Patty says, "We go in, look in the refrigerator for something to eat, turn on the TV and sit there all alone . . ." Marcie says, "Sometimes, I'm a latchkey kid, too, when my mother is o First appearance: December 6th, 1958 Charlie Brown and Violet are standing in the field. Violet says, "I'm having a Big party, Charlie Brown, and I'm going to invite Everyone in the neighborhood except You!" She walks off smiling. He yells after her, "I Don't Care! You Can't hurt My feelings!! He continues, "Did you hear me? I said, you can't hurt My feelings!!!" He walks off saying, "I'm a loud Liar!" Latest appearance: December 3rd, 2013 / First appearance: December 6th, 1966 Linus here's someone sleeping inside the mailbox. Linus opens the door and says, "Oh! Pardon me!" Linus walks away. Snoopy thinks, "Right in the middle of a good dream!" Latest appearance: December 4th, 2015 / First appearance: December 6th, 1968 Peppermint Patty sits at her desk in school and looks at a paper. She reads, "In driving from town A to town D you pass first through town B and then through town C." Peppermint Patty continues, "It is 10 miles farther from A to B than from B to C and 10 miles farther from B to C than from C to D, if it is 390 miles from A to D, how far is ti from A to B?" Peppermint Patty says, "W First appearance: December 6th, 1982 Rerun sits in the bike seat and says, "So here I am, about to go riding again on the back of my mother's bicycle . . ." Rerun continues, "To quote from the book of 'Ruth' . . ." Rerun says, "For whither thou goest, I will go." The bike takes off. Rerun says, "Like a bullet!" Latest appearance: December 4th, 2011 / First appearance: December 6th, 1964 Frieda says to Snoopy, "Perhaps we should split up and plan to meet back here in about an hour, Okay?" Snoopy races off. Snoopy thinks, "Happiness is loving your enemies." Snoopy dances with a large group of rabbits. Snoopy continues to dance while the rabbits sit and watch. Snoopy waves goodbye to his friends. Snoopy walks back to Frieda. Frieda sa First appearance: December 6th, 1997 Charlie Brown is at the store with Lucy and Snoopy. They are wearing coats and hats and Snoopy wears a stocking cap. Charlie Brown points at the display case and says, "See? There they are... those are the gloves I'd like to buy Peggy Jean for Christmas." Lucy says, "Where are you going to get twenty-five dollars?" He says, "That's the problem." Lucy suggests, "Maybe you could sell First appearance: December 6th, 1983 Lucy and Charlie Brown lean on the wall. Charlie Brown says, "Oh, yeah? Well, just remember this . . ." Charlie Brown says, "'He to whom the early bird runs best learns wisdom and patience!'" Dumfounded, Lucy stares at Charlie Brown. A distressed Charlie Brown says, "I can never remember proverbs." First appearance: December 6th, 1986 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the ground. Snoopy thinks, "One thing that makes dogs superior is our ability to raise our ears . ." Snoopy raises his ears and thinks, "Like this, see?" Snoopy thinks, "Another thing that makes dogs superior is . ." Woodstock gets up and walks away. Snoopy thinks, "Wait! I was going to tell you about our natural humility . ." Latest appearance: December 1st, 2000 / First appearance: December 6th, 1974 The Literary Ace types, "Once there were two mice who lived in a museum." The Literary Ace continues to type, "One evening after the museum had closed, the first mouse crawled into a huge suit of armor." The Literary Ace types, "Before he knew it, he was lost. 'Help!' he shouted to his friend." Snoopy types, "Help me make it through the knight!" First appearance: December 6th, 1999 Marcie and Peppermint Patty are walking to school. Marcie is looking at a piece of paper and she asks, "If we take reading, math and history, sir, which should we take in the morning?" Peppermint Patty answers, "History should always be studied in the morning, Marcie, before anything else can happen." First appearance: December 6th, 1975 Charlie Brown holds a large envelope and runs. He says, "Good news, Linus!" Charlie Brown stands with Linus. He opens the envelope and says, "A special delivery from Spike . . ." Charlie Brown holds Linus' blanket and says, "He was crossing the desert, and found your blanket!" Linus holds his blanket and grits his teeth. He says, "Just what I need . . . A blanket full of ow Latest appearance: December 1st, 2003 / First appearance: December 6th, 1971 Lucy ice skates on a pond and says, "We're having a Christmas show at our skating club this year . ." Lucy continues, "I'll bet I could be in it if I had someone to skate with me . . ." Lucy stops and says, "I need a partner who is handsome and graceful . . ." Snoopy skates toward Lucy and thinks, "Did you call, sweetie?"
Lucy comes from that part of me that’s capable of saying mean and sarcastic things, which is not a good trait to have, so Lucy gives me a good outlet. But each character has a weakness and Lucy’s weakness is Schroeder.
Charles Schulz

Interests

  • Schroeder

    Lucy will put up with Beethoven all day if it means she’ll be closer to Schroeder.

  • Psychiatric Booth

    Lucy is always willing to dispense advice for a nickel.

  • Being Bossy

    Lucy often uses her loud voice and strong will to order everyone around and is often referred to as a “fuss budget.”