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
Latest appearance: November 7th, 2011 / First appearance: November 9th, 1964 Lucy stands over Linus, who sits on the floor sucking his thumb. She says, "You and that stupid blanket!" "If I were your mother, I'd snatch it away from you, and throw it in the trash burner!" She raises his arms. He watches as she walks away. "'The Tactics of Extremism.'" Linus goes back to sucking his thumb. First appearance: February 23rd, 1956 Charlie Brown is standing in the field. He jumps as Lucy approaches and asks, "CHICKENS are birds aren't they?" She raises her hands and shouts, "You Never See A Chicken Flying South For The Winter, Do You?" She continues, "Have You Ever Seen A Chicken Flying South?" She yells, "CHICKENS ARE BIRDS, AREN'T THEY?" He walks away in a daze and exclaims, "Good Grief!!" First appearance: December 8th, 1978 Schroeder sits at the piano. Lucy holds some papers and says, "In chapter five my book really gets going." Lucy continues, "Beethoven and Phyllis George are having dinner together, and . . ." Schroeder asks, "Phyllis George?" Lucy says, "It's not George Phyllis, is it? That would spoil the whole story." Latest appearance: February 3rd, 2016 / First appearance: February 3rd, 1969 Snoopy sits in the grass. Lucy approaches and says, "Yesterday was groundhog day, and you din't even know it!" Lucy walks away. Snoopy thinks, "Of course, I knew it!" Snoopy walks in the grass and thinks, "Why woudn't I know it?" Snoopy sits on the doghouse with a stack of cards. He thinks, "I was deluged with groundhog day cards!" Latest appearance: April 7th, 2012 / First appearance: April 10th, 1965 Linmus holds his blanket and sucks his thumb. Lucy says, "Our generation has been given the works . . . " Lucy throws her hands in the air and says, "All the world's problems are being shoved at us . . . " Linus says, "What do you think we should do?" Lucy waves a fist and bares her teeth and says, "Stick the next generation!" First appearance: July 17th, 1998 Standing on top of the pitcher mound, Charlie complains, "My arm hurts.." Lucy yells at Charlie Brown, "Why don't you let me pitch? I have a cute arm!" Charlie yells, "Pitchers don't have cute arms!" Lucy asks, "I'll bet Ty Cobb had a cute arm, didn't she?" Latest appearance: February 22nd, 2014 / First appearance: February 25th, 1967 Lucy approaches Linus. Linus holds a sign that reads, "Help stamp out things." Lucy says, "You'll never do any good with a sign like that . . . You have to be more specific . . ." Lucy watches Linus. Linus carries a sign that reads, "Help stamp out things that need stamping out!" Latest appearance: March 17th, 2017 / First appearance: March 20th, 1970 The Literary Ace types, "In my life I have known a lot of." Lucy points at The Literary Ace and says, "By golly, you'd better watch what you write in that autobiography!" Lucy walks away and says, "If you say anything bad about me, I'll kick your dog dish!" Snoopy types, "Weird characters." Latest appearance: October 21st, 2012 / First appearance: October 24th, 1965 Lucy follows behind Linus with her hands in the air and says, "Foolish, that's what it is! Stupid and foolish!" Lucy says, "Ridiculous!" Linus sits and writes, "Dear Great Pumpkin, Halloween will soon be here. We are all looking forward to your arrival." Linus continues, "Next week you will rise out of the pumpkin patch, and fly through the air." Lucy says, "Absurd!" Li Latest appearance: June 15th, 2003 / First appearance: June 20th, 1971 Sally and Lucy hold a jumprope while Lucy jumps. She says, "Did your mother like the birthday card you gave her?" Violet answers, "I think so...she sort of cried.." Violet, with her back to us, continues, "It's fun to give people cards." They stand as they were in the first panel. Sally says, "On Valentine's Day I gave my mother a real nice lacy-type Valentine that I made at school Latest appearance: April 30th, 2013 / First appearance: May 3rd, 1966 Charlie Brown waves his arms and shouts, "The rain washed away my pitcher's mound!" Lucy says, "Why don't you write to Commissioner Eckert, and ask him to send you a new one?" Charlie Brown and Lucy look at each other. Lucy says, "You're not much for taking suggestions, are you?" First appearance: January 22nd, 1988 Charlie Brown sits in front of Lucy's psychiatric help booth. Lucy says, "I've been thinking about your case, Charlie Brown . . ." Lucy says, "Your fear of being alone is not unusual . ." Lucy exclaims, "What you need is a dog!" A sad Snoopy looks at Lucy and thinks, "Who do you think I am, Kermit the Frog?!" First appearance: September 7th, 1998 Lucy kneels in front of Rerun's bed. Lucy says, "You have to go to school tomorrow.. you can't hide under your bed.." Lucy says, "School isn't so bad.. think of all the things you're going to learn.." Rerun comes in. Rerun says, "Who are you talking to?" First appearance: April 12th, 1995 Charlie Brown walks up to Rerun and hands him a bag of marbles. Lucy looks on. Charlie Brown says, "Here you go, Rerun . . I won back all your marbles . ." Rerun shouts, "Wow! I can't believe it! You beat 'Joe Agate'!" Rerun asks, "Will you teach me to shoot like that?" Charlie Brown walks away and answers, "No, Rerun . . I have to move on . ." Rerun screams, "SHANE! First appearance: September 8th, 1958 Lucy and Linus are in the living-room. Linus looks at his candy bar and says, "I'm not going to eat all of My candy bar.." Lucy is eating hers. Lucy continues to eat and Linus says, "I'm going to save half of it for tomorrow!" Lucy asks, "What if the world comes to an end tomorrow, and you never get a chance to eat it?" Lucy and Linus are both eating their candy bars: CHO First appearance: June 25th, 1988 Lucy shouts, "I got it! I got it!" Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and shouts, "What are you yelling about? I haven't even pitched yet!" Lucy shouts, "Don't hit it to me! Don't hit it to me!" Latest appearance: June 30th, 2010 / First appearance: July 3rd, 1963 "What are they doing to make Snoopy get well, Charlie Brown?" Lucy asks Charlie Brown. He answers: "The veternarian said he was administering an intramuscular aqueous suspension of procaine penicillin G 300,000 units in conjunction with dihydrostreptomycin 1 GN. at twenty-four hour intervals." Lucy stares at Charlie Brown. "Oh..." Lucy says. They both look straight ahead. Latest appearance: December 6th, 2010 / First appearance: December 9th, 1963 Linus runs out of the door pulling on his coat. Lucy walks in front of him and says, "C'mon we'll be late for school . . ." Lucy turns to Linus and says, "Did you wash your hands? Let's see your fingernails . . ." Lucy looks at Linus's hands and says, "They're clean! How'd you get your fingernails so clean?" Linus answers, "Tooth paste!" 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: December 29th, 1988 Snoopy lies on his doghouse. Lucy says, "Napping again, I see . ." Lucy says, "It seems to me that you do an awful lot of napping . . ." Snoopy lies on his back and thinks, "This isn't a whole nap . . This is just a nap snack."
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
Latest appearance: April 6th, 2009 / First appearance: April 9th, 1962 Lucy stands at a wall with Charlie Brown and says, "Did you ever stop to think that every day is somebody's birthday?" Lucy continues, "No matter what day it is, somebody in the world has that day for a birthday!" Lucy says, "Have you ever thought about that, Charlie Brown?" Charlie Brown replies, "No I can't really say that I have . . ." Lucy says, "You're going to have t First appearance: April 9th, 1984 Lucy walks with her baseball cap on. She says, "We're never gonna win a game!" Lucy says, "We're gonna lose every game we play for the rest of our lives!" Lucy stretches her arms and her baseball mitt to catch a ball. The ball falls to ground behind her. Lucy walks up to Charlie Brown on the pitcher's mound. She tosses the ball to him and says, "Sorry, manager . . . The First appearance: April 9th, 1987 Peppermint Patty sits at her school desk and raises her hand. Peppermint Patty says, "Yes, ma'am . . It happened in 1814!" Peppermint Patty says, "Wrong? It was 1812?" Peppermint Patty says, "Oh, well . ." Peppermint Patty says, "At least I missed it on the pro side . ." Latest appearance: April 7th, 2011 / First appearance: April 9th, 1964 Charlie Brown looks at Snoopy, who sits pouting on his doghouse. Charlie Brown says, "I'm sorry about the rabies shot, but it's the law, you know.." SNoopy lies on his stomach and thinks, "Did I have anything to say about making the law? No! I call that vaccination without represenation!" He stands and raises his fist, "I CALL IT.." "OOOOO....MY ARM!" Snoopy sits down and c First appearance: April 9th, 1996 Lucy, Linus and Charlie Brown stand outside a building. Lucy asks, "Why is the ice arena closed?" Linus replies, "The owner was losing too much money . ." Charlie Brown says, "He says he'll be the only person who rode to the poorhouse on a zamboni!" First appearance: April 9th, 1977 The World Famous Golf Pro carries a bag of golf clubs. Charlie Brown asks, "What are you doing home?" Charlie Brown continues, "I thought you were in Atlanta playing in The Masters . . ." The World Famous Golf Pro sits on the doghouse and thinks, "I was . . ." Snoopy thinks, "Three thousand didn't make the cut!" Latest appearance: April 6th, 2006 / First appearance: April 9th, 1959 Snoopy watches Lucy eating. He thinks,"Isn't she going to give me any?" Lucy looks over at Snoopy watching her. He thinks,"Oh, come on...please! PLEASE!" Lucy tosses him some food and says, "Okay Snoopy...Here you can have the last one.." He walks away and thinks,"*whew* I came very close to pushing the panic button!" First appearance: April 9th, 1991 The World War I Flying Ace sits on his doghouse and thinks, "Here's the World War I Flying Ace returning to airdrome in his Sopwith Camel . ." Snoopy walks at night and thinks, "As usual, he goes to the small French cafe where he can forget his troubles, the war . . everything!" The World War I Flying Ace sits at a table with Marcie. Marcie says, "Bon soir, Monsieur Flying Ace . . Latest appearance: April 4th, 2000 / First appearance: April 9th, 1974 Peppermint Patty and Franklin sit at their desks in school. Peppermint Patty says, "Education is important, Franklin." Peppermint Patty continues, "Say, for instance, that I'm the manager of a major-league ball club and I'm taking the lineup out to the umpire . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "That lineup has to be punctuated correctly, doesn't it? You can't take a starting lineup out First appearance: April 9th, 1986 Sally sits in a beanbag chair. A television annoucer says, "Partly cloudy and cooler . ." A television annoucer says, "Afternoon sunny . . Clearing tonight." A television says, "And now, a community reminder . ." Sally exclaims, "Don't remind me!" First appearance: April 9th, 1982 Beaglescout stands with Woodstock and friends at night. He thinks, "Okay, troops . . It's bedtime." Beaglescout continues, "I hope that sleeping on the ground doesn't bother you . . ." Woodstock speaks. Beaglescout replies, "It doesn't?" Snoopy sleeps on the ground in a sleeping bag. Woodstock and friends sleep on his stomach. Snoopy thinks, "I can see why . . ." First appearance: April 9th, 1979 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock speaks and asks a question. Snoopy thinks, "A grocery clerk?" Snoopy thinks, "Sure, why not?" Snoopy continues to think, "But what makes you think you could be a grocery clerk?" Woodstock signals a bar code. First appearance: April 9th, 1985 The Literary Ace sits on the doghouse. Lucy asks, "You know what you should write?" Lucy continues, "You should write a family story . . Write a story about sisters . . ." The Literary Ace thinks. Snoopy types, "Small Women." Latest appearance: April 14th, 2002 / First appearance: April 9th, 1972 Frieda and Lucy stand in the ball field in the rain. Frieda complains, "This is ridiculous." Lucy agrees: "Stupid is the word!" Shroeder says, "It's never going to stop raining! I'm going home!" and walks off. Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound, calling after him: "But what about the game?" He gazes up at the sky: "It'll probably clear up any minute now...I think I see the First appearance: April 9th, 1999 Marcie sits at her school desk. Peppermint patty's desk is empty. Marcie says, "Yes, ma'am.. her desk looks empty, doesn't it?" Marcie says, "Well, I know she was offended by that "D-minus hall of fame" thing." Marcie says, "Yes, if I see her, I'll tell her.." Patty speaks from under her desk to Marcie. She says, "See? She doesn't even know I'm under here.." Latest appearance: April 6th, 2013 / First appearance: April 9th, 1966 Snoopy watches a bird flitter its wings. The bird's wings stop moving and it hangs in mid-air. The bird falls to the ground with a klunk. Snoopy thinks, "Poor guy . . . he ran out of flitters . . . " First appearance: April 9th, 1989 Linus sits on the floor with his blanket, sucking his thumb. Snoopy's nose is just visible from the corner. Linus says to Snoopy, who has slithered along: "Touch this blanket, you stupid beagle, and you'll regret it for years..so you'd better back off!" Snoopy slithers off, thinking, "I can't back off..I can only go forward." He turns behind Linus, who turns around to watch Latest appearance: April 4th, 2003 / First appearance: April 9th, 1971 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and looks at a book. He reads, "And so, the six Bunny-Wunnies said good night, and went to sleep. Their adventure was over, and all had ended well. The end." Snoopy sets the book down. He smiles and thinks, "That was the most exciting novel I've ever read . . . I think I'll write a fan letter to the author . . ." Snoopy looks at the book and thinks, "Mis First appearance: April 9th, 1997 Marcie stands in front of a desk and says, "This is how it is, Mr. Principal . ." Marcie continues, "Half the kids in our class can't read, and half can't multiply 6 x 8 . ." Marcie says, "None of them ever heard of Bosnia, and couldn't tell you who wrote 'Hamlet.'" Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their desks in school. The roof leaks on Peppermint Patty's head. Marcie s First appearance: April 9th, 1990 Peppermint Patty sits at her school disk and holds a paper dish. She says, "Well, ma'am, I didn't have any writing paper . . ." Peppermint Patty tosses the plate and says, "So I did my homework on a paper plate . ." Peppermint Patty sits at her school desk. Peppermint Patty catches the plate as it is tossed back to her and says, "Didn't care for it, huh, ma'am?"
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.”