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 4th, 1957 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans against the piano and turns around to look at him. She announces, "Beethoven! PHOOEY! He wasn't so great!" "What do you mean, he wasn't so great?!" Schroeder demands hotly. "WELL, HE DIDN'T GET TO BE KING, DID HE? HUH?" Lucy kneels on top of the piano and leans towards him: "HE DIDN'T GET TO BE KING, DID HE? HUH? DID HE???" Latest appearance: May 1st, 2016 / First appearance: May 4th, 1969 Snoopy lies on the doghouse and lifts his head. He thinks, "What's that? I thought I heard a noise . ." Snoopy sits on the doghouse at night. Snoopy lies on the doghouse with his eyes wide open. He thinks, "These nights kill me . . Everything seems so hopeless at night . ." Snoopy sits up and thinks, "What am I doing here? What's the purpose of it all?" Snoopy lies First appearance: October 4th, 1985 Charlie Brown sits at Lucy's psychiatric booth. Charlie Brown says, "I've heard that your advice isn't any good . . ." Charlie Brown continues, "They say it's just 'pop psychology . . .' So I have to ask you something . . ." Charlie Brown asks, "What kind of problems can you solve with pop psychology?" Lucy replies, "Pop problems.!" First appearance: May 29th, 1984 Charlie Brown and Lucy stand on the pitcher's mound. Charlie Brown says, "You're not supposed to insult your own pitcher! Why can't you yell something encouraging?!!" Lucy yells from the outfield, "C'mon, Charlie Brown! You can do it! You can do it, Charlie Brown!!" Lucy is silent. Lucy says, "Perhaps." First appearance: August 4th, 1997 Lucy walks up to Charlie Brown who stands on the pitchers mound wearing a baseball cap and mitt. Lucyhands him a piece of paper and says, "Hey, Manager.. I'm filing a complaint with the league office that you're too hard on your players.." Charlie Brown says, "We don't have a league office." Lucy walks away, towards home plate. Lucy says to Charlie Brown, "I filed it with y Latest appearance: February 15th, 2007 / First appearance: February 18th, 1960 Linus sits on the floor wearing a cowboy hat, holding his blanket and sucking his thumb. Lucy walks up and says, "Mom's going downtown, Linus . . . Do you want her to get you anything?" Linus says, "Tell her I need a new cowboy hat . . ." Lucy says, "What size?" Linus looks inside of the hat. Linus says, "Mediocre!" First appearance: March 25th, 1984 Charlie Brown sits on a stool holding a slice of cake on a plate. He looks at it and asks,"What's this?" He has his back to Lucy, who is sitting in her psychiatric resting her head on her hands. She replies,"Can't you tell?" She continues,"This is the famous psychiatric 'cake' test..." She says,"We can tell a lot about a patient by observing which he eats first, the cake First appearance: November 29th, 1964 Lucy sticks out her tongue and says, "Bleah!" Linus puts his hands on his hips and says, "I suppose that's all you have to say!" Lucy replies, "What else should I say?" Linus thinks, "Happiness is winning an argument with your sister." Linus says, "You're mean you know that? But I'm going to fix you!" Linus puts on his coat and says, "I'm going to fix you real good!" First appearance: July 11th, 1957 Lucy and Charlie Brown are standing in the field. Lucy asks, "Charlie Brown, what would you do if you were suddenly called into the army?" He replies, "How Should I Know?" She asks again, "Well, don't you worry about it?" He exclaims ,"Of Course Not!" She asks, "How come you never worry about things like that?" He grimaces. Latest appearance: June 19th, 2006 / First appearance: June 22nd, 1959 Charlie Brown (smiling) and Snoopy stand listening to Violet. She says, "Look, it's a picture of Sally, Charlie Brown's new baby sister." Patty, Lucy, and Linus gather around to look at the picture. Patty says,"Oh, isn't she cute?" Lucy says, "She's real cute" Violet adds, "That's such a cute picture" Linus stands next to Snoopy grimacing. Patty continues,"She sure is cute, Cha First appearance: July 31st, 1992 Linus sits on the grass holding his blanket and sucking his thumb. Lucy points a garden hose at him and says, "You look like you need cooling off . ." Linus says, "You wouldn't dare!" Lucy sprays Linus with water. Lucy says, "Up until then I was undecided . ." First appearance: May 13th, 1957 Lucy and Schroeder watch Snoopy dancing around. They continue to watch him. Lucy explains, "Calypso.." She smiles as Schroeder grimaces and exclaims, "Good Grief!" First appearance: December 13th, 1996 Charlie Brown sits in front of Lucy's psychiatric help booth. Lucy asks, "How can you complain about being lonely when you have a dog?" Charlie Brown says, "Well . ." Charlie Brown says, "I'm just not sure if I . . ." Charlie Brown says, "You said he wouldn't be listening . ." Snoopy sits behind the booth. Latest appearance: February 26th, 2013 / First appearance: March 1st, 1966 Linus sucks his thumb and holds his blanket. Linus takes out his thumb and makes a face. Lucy walks by Linus. Linus asks Lucy, "Do thumbs ever spoil?" First appearance: January 8th, 1986 Lucy and Charlie Brown lean on the wall. Lucy asks, "My grandmother says her first date was an evening at the opera . . ." Lucy says, "She says she'll always remember how her mother insisted that she wear white gloves." Charlie Brown asks, "How about her date? Who was the boy?" Lucy exclaims, "Who knows? All she remembers is the white gloves!" First appearance: March 30th, 1999 Lucy wears a baseball cap and stands in the outfield. Lucy says, "Pitch it to 'im, you blockhead!" Charlie who satnds on the pitcher's mound says, "I can't hear you, miss know-it-all, worst player in the history of the game, because your facing the wrong way!" Lucy turns the other direction. Lucy says, "Pitch it to 'im, you blockhead!" Lucy says, "Is that better?" First appearance: February 5th, 1995 Lucy empties the pieces of a board game out of the box. Lucy and Rerun sit on the floor playing a game. Rerun asks, "Are we playing winter rules?" Lucy replies, "Winter rules? Why would we be playing winter rules?" Rerun answers, "Because it's snowing outside . . When the weather is bad, golfers play winter rules . ." Lucy says, "We're inside the house, you blockh Latest appearance: December 6th, 2003 / First appearance: December 11th, 1971 Lucy watches Snoopy ice skate and says, "Okay, you stupid beagle, let's get at it again . ." Lucy stands in front of Snoopy and says, "This morning we'll work on our Dutch waltz . . . We start in the 'Kilian' position . . ." Lucy skates with Snoopy and says, "The man's hand is firmly on the hip of his partner, and the girl presses her hand firmly on his . . ." Snoopy thinks, "How c First appearance: January 4th, 1991 Linus sits on the ground sucking his thumb and holding his blanket. Lucy walks by and says, "From now on I intend to move through life with total serenity . . ." Linus asks, "Do you really think you can?" Lucy yells, "Well, why not?" Linus is knocked over. Latest appearance: September 9th, 2004 / First appearance: September 10th, 1970 Lucy stands in front of Snoopy and says, "It won't do you any good!" Snoopy walks away. Lucy continues, "It's medically unsound!" Lucy shouts, "You're just fooling yourself!" Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "Everyone criticizes my copper bracelet."
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 Latest appearance: July 6th, 2017 / First appearance: July 9th, 1970 Snoopy walks up to Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown shouts, "You're back!" Snoopy walks past Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown says, "What happened? We saw the riot on tv! Did you get hurt? Are you all right?" Snoopy sits on the doghouse and smiles. Charlie Brown asks, "What happened?" Charlie Brown frowns. Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "She had the softest paws . . ." He Latest appearance: July 5th, 2017 / First appearance: July 8th, 1970 Charlie Brown and Linus sit in front of the tv. Charlie Brown asks, "What's happening now?" Linus replies, "I can't tell . . . There's so much smoke you can't see anything!" Charlie Brown cries and shouts, "My poor dog, trapped in a riot at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm! My poor dog . . ." Snoopy is completely covered by a cloud of smoke. He thinks, "Where am I? I can't see! Oops! What Latest appearance: July 4th, 2017 / First appearance: July 7th, 1970 Snoopy hides behind a podium. Debris is thrown at him. He thinks, "I came here to give a speech . . ." Snoopy runs and thinks, "Why is everyone yelling?! Why is everyone throwing things? What's going on?" Snoopy stands in a cloud and thinks, "Smoke! Tear gas! Good grief!" Snoopy is completely covered by the cloud. He thinks, "I hate giving speeches!" Latest appearance: July 3rd, 2017 / First appearance: July 6th, 1970 Linus stands in front of the tv and says, "A riot!" Charlie Brown rushes in. Linus says, "Look, Charlie Brown, there's a riot at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm! It's on the news, see?!" Charlie Brown says, "But that's where Snoopy is! Have you seen him? Have they shown him? Where is he?" Snoopy stands on the stage and has debris thrown at him. He thinks, "Doesn't anyone want to Latest appearance: July 1st, 2017 / First appearance: July 4th, 1970 Snoopy sits in a chair in front of a curtain. He thinks, "Here I am at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm about to make my speech . ." Snoopy smiles and thinks, "Ah, the introduction is over . . . I'm on!" Snoopy stands behind the podium and clears his throat. Snoopy is hit on the head with a supper dish. Latest appearance: June 30th, 2017 / First appearance: July 3rd, 1970 Snoopy walks with his supper dish on his head. Schroeder and Charlie Brown watch him. Charlie Brown says, "There he goes . . . Off to give his Fourth of July speech to the dogs at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm . ." Schroeder asks, "Has he been rehearsing what he's going to say?" Charlie Brown replies, "Oh, yes . . . That's all he's been thinking about lately . . ." Snoopy walks
First appearance: October 22nd, 1979 Charlie Brown sits on a bench at lunch. He says, "I wonder what would happen if I walked over to that little red-haired girl, and gave her a big hug . . ." Charlie Brown sets his lunch down and says, "I think I'll do it." Charlie Brown stands up. Charlie Brown sits back down and holds his lunch. He says, "Sure." First appearance: October 22nd, 1985 The World War I Flying Ace sits on the doghouse and thinks, "Here's the 'Lone Beagle' making his historic flight across the Atlantic to Paris . . ." The World War I Flying Ace thinks, "Far below he can see the dark waters of the Atlantic . . ." Charlie Brown holds the water dish and says, "Your water dish is getting low . . I think I'd better fill it . . ." Snoopy thinks, " First appearance: October 22nd, 1975 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and says, "Knowing you don't love me drives me crazy!" Lucy shouts, "Do you know that? Huh?! Do you?!!" Schroeder tumbles in the air. Lucy shouts, "Do you know that?!!" Lucy says, "It was frequently said of her, 'She knew not how to suffer in silence!'" First appearance: October 22nd, 1982 Marcie and Peppermint Patty stand at the counter at the bowling alley. Peppermint Patty says, "Yes, ma'am, I'm here for the junior bowling tournament . . I'd like to roll a practice game . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "No, this is my friend, Marcie . . She's just gonna watch . . She's not what you call athletic . . ." Marcie says, "But I don't fall asleep in school and get 'D-minuse First appearance: October 22nd, 1977 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Charlie Brown carries a dish of food and says, "Suppertime!" Charlie Brown walks back without the supper dish. Snoopy lies on the doghouse with the supper dish balancing on his nose. He thinks, "I may have to report him to the waiter's union!" Latest appearance: October 26th, 2008 / First appearance: October 22nd, 1961 Charlie Brown shows Snoopy the ball. Charlie Brown winds up and throws the ball. Snoopy runs after the ball. Snoopy bounces the ball. Charlie Brown stares at him. Snoopy runs along, dribbling the ball. Snoopy leaps in the air in front of Charlie Brown and drops the ball into his hands. Charlie Brown looks at the ball in his hands. Cha First appearance: October 22nd, 1980 Beaglescout stands with Woodstock and friends at night. He thinks, "Each one of you will take a turn tonight at guard duty." Beaglescout unrolls his sleeping bag and thinks, "Bill, you have the first two hours." Beaglescout continues to think, "Find a place to stand where you could spot any intruders . . ." Bill sits on Snoopy's nose. First appearance: October 22nd, 1992 Sally holds her lunch bag as she waves at a cloud of dust. Sally shouts, "Rats! I missed the school bus!" Sally sits on top of a zamboni that is driven by Woodstock. Sally says, "It's embarrassing riding the zamboni . ." First appearance: October 22nd, 1976 The World Famous Attorney sits on the doghouse and looks. Charlie Brown stands on the ground and says, "Wow! What a fight!" Charlie Brown continues, "Peppermint Patty against the cat next door!" The World Famous Attorney thinks, "It's hard to say who's winning . . ." Snoopy looks up at debris floating in the air and thinks, "Years from now they'll tell how the sky was dark First appearance: October 22nd, 1996 Charlie Brown and Linus sit at their desks in class. Linus says, "Girls like compliments . ." Linus explains, "If you want to impress that little red-haired girl, say something nice to her . ." Charlie Brown shouts, "You look really cute today!" Linus says, "That impressed her, Charlie Brown . . She fell right out of her desk . ." First appearance: October 22nd, 1978 A small paper bag and a big paper bag, both with eyes cut out in them, shuffle along, with the small one saying,"Chirp!", and the big one saying,"Woof!" They shuffle up to Linus, who is sitting on the floor sucking his thumb and holding his blanket. As the paper bags stop on each side of him, he says,"All right, you guys..." He stops sucking his thumb and continues,"I know First appearance: October 22nd, 1981 Snoopy lies on the doghouse at night. Charlie Brown says, "In Southwest Cameroon there are frogs that weigh ten pounds." Snoopy looks up. Snoopy lies down and thinks, "That is definitely not something to be told just before you go to sleep." Latest appearance: October 19th, 2006 / First appearance: October 22nd, 1959 Snoopy sits watching Sally play with her bottle. She spins the bottle. The top of the bottle stops in front of Snoopy. Sally grimaces as Snoopy reaches for a kiss. Latest appearance: October 19th, 2016 / First appearance: October 22nd, 1969 Charlie Brown holds a bat and says, "Our ball club sure had a bad season again . . . " Charlie Brown tosses the bat and says, "Sometimes I wonder if we shouldn't just give up . . ." Linus says, "Never, Charlie Brown! Why I've heard it said that on a given afternoon any ball club can beat any other ball club . ." Charlie Brown and Linus look out the window. Charlie Brown s First appearance: October 22nd, 1993 Peppermint Patty holds a football. Marcie shouts, "'Fight, fight, fight with all your might, and go on to a higher height!'" Peppermint Patty says, "Marcie, that's the worst cheer I've ever heard!" Marcie replies, "I had hoped it would be inspirational, sir . ." Peppermint Patty kicks the football and says, "It'll inspire everyone to go home . ." Marcie asks, "How about, 'Turn o First appearance: October 22nd, 1987 Snoopy sits on top of his doghouse and thinks, "The best way to wait for your supper is to pretend you don't really care . ." Snoopy thinks, "Never let them know you're anxious." Snoopys looks away disdainfully and thinks, "Don't look at the back door." Snoopy looks back and thinks, "I hate myself . . I always peek!" Latest appearance: October 19th, 2014 / First appearance: October 22nd, 1967 Snoopy scrambles up to the top of the doghouse. Lucy clambers up the doghouse after him and face Snoopy, who stands, looking down at her: "I've taken enough of your insults, you stupid dog!" "I'm gonna pound you! I'm gonna fix you good!" She shakes a fist at him. "Don't look around...There's no way out! No way!" Snoopy looks over his shoulder at the ground behind him as Luc First appearance: October 22nd, 1998 Linus stands on the front step of a guy wearing a baseball cap backwards. Linus holds a piece of paper. Linus says, "Good Morning.. would you be interested in subscribing to our "Great Pumpkin" newsletter?" The guy in the baseball cap says, "Does it have cartoons in it?" The guy in the baseball cap says, "You should get someone to draw cartoons in it.." Linus looks at his newsl First appearance: October 22nd, 1990 Marcie and Charlie Brown stare at an aquarium. Marcie says, "I didn't know you had a fish tank, Charles . . ." Charlie Brown says, "Uh huh . . . Watching the fish swim around gives you a different feeling, doesn't it?" Snoopy sits on a rug and looks sick. He thinks, "Claustrophobia!" Latest appearance: October 20th, 2015 / First appearance: October 22nd, 1968 Snoopy and Charlie Brown sit at desks in school. Charlie Brown says, "Yes, ma'am?" Charlie Brown continues, "Yes, I know he isn't . . . Yes, I'll tell him . . ." Charlie Brown turns to Snoopy and says, "I'm sorry, Snoopy . . . You'll have to go home . . . Dogs aren't allowed in school . . ." Snoopy thinks, "Rats! Now, I'll never get my masters!"
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.”