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: July 1st, 2009 / First appearance: July 4th, 1962 Lucy asks Charlie Brown, "Was he surprised?" Charlie Brown replies, "I think so . . ." Lucy says, "Did he like it?" Charlie Brown replies, "Oh, I'm sure he did . . . He seemed very happy . . ." Snoopy smiles at a cake with candles sitting in his dog dish. 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: March 11th, 2001 / First appearance: March 11th, 1973 Linus sits on the ground, smiling at Woodstock and a bird friend as they approach. Pat pat pat. Linus pats them on the head. Lucy walks up behind Linus and demands, "What in the world are you doing?" Linus turns to look up at her and explains: "Patting birds on the head...I have found that whenever I get really depressed, patting birds on the head cheers me up..." H First appearance: October 3rd, 1985 The Literary Ace sits on the doghouse. Lucy looks at a sheet of paper and says, "Not a bad story." Lucy continues, "This one section bothers me, though . . ." Lucy hands back the paper and says, "I think you should cross out the part where your hero takes a nap . . ." Snoopy crosses out a row of Z's. First appearance: May 12th, 1981 The Literary Ace sits on the doghouse. Lucy says, "I read your dumb story . ." Lucy continues, "Two brothers and their sister meet in France during World War I . . . It was boring . . ." Lucy adds, "I suggest you rewrite it . . ." Snoopy thinks, "Maybe I could throw in another brother . ." First appearance: July 23rd, 1956 Lucy approaches Linus sitting on the floor. She smiles and says, "Mommy's going to take me downtown, Linus..." She continues, "You're not going! You're staying home with a sitter!" He replies,"That's all right..I'm very happy that you're getting the chance to go..." He smiles up at her. She walks off exclaiming, "Rats..." Latest appearance: July 3rd, 2014 / First appearance: July 6th, 1967 Linus holds out a drawing and says to Lucy, "Take a look at this . . ." Linus says, "It's a picture I drew of some cows standing in a grassture . . ." Lucy asks, "In a what?" Linus replies, "In a grassture! That's where cows always stand." Linus says, "You don't know anything about cows, do you?" First appearance: January 10th, 1993 Lucy stands in the snow and says, "Now what's he doing?" Charlie Brown stands on a snow covered mound and says to Lucy, "I love to come out here to my snow covered pitcher's mound and relive all those good memories . . ." Lucy asks, "What good memories?" Charlie Brown replies, "The games we played. Some we won. Some we lost . . ." Lucy says, "We lost them all." Cha Latest appearance: May 10th, 2013 / First appearance: May 13th, 1966 Linus and Charlie Brown stand next to a moving truck. Linus shakes Charlie Brown's hand and says, "Good-bye Charlie Brown, It's been nice knowing you." Charlie Brown replies, "This is really happening! I can't believe it!" Lucy says, "So long, you ol' blockhead . . . It's been nice knowing you." Charlie Brown replies, "I don't know what to say . . . I can't believe it . . . I . . . I . First appearance: July 10th, 1981 Charlie Brown and Linus look at Lucy sunk down in the beanbag. Linus says, "Let's not bother Lucy . . She's sulking." Charlie Brown says, "I suppose when one member of a family sulks, it affects everyone in the family . . ." Linus says, "No, I don't think so . ." Lucy says, "Really? Where have I failed?" 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: December 7th, 1957 Charlie Brown is lying with his head on a rock and talking to Lucy. He asks, "If I tell you something Lucy, will you promise not to laugh?" She replies, "I promise."(BR) (BR) He continues, "This is very personal, and I don't want you to laugh.." She says, "You have my solemn promise..."(BR) (BR) He says, "Sometimes I lie awake at night listening for a voice that will cry, 'We Like you, Charlie First appearance: November 9th, 1999 Sally, Charlie, Lucy, Linus and Snoopy are all outside waiting for the bus to arrive. Sally asks, "Where's Rerun?" Lucy replies, "He's kind of sick.. He said if he were a dog, he'd crawl under the porch.." Snoopy thinks, "That's what our grampa always told us.. If you don't feel good, crawl under the porch.." Latest appearance: January 25th, 2006 / First appearance: January 28th, 1959 Lucy and Linus are standing under the stars at night. Lucy asks, "Do you know what holds the stars up Linus?" He replies, "Well, I'm not sure.." They stand quietly thinking. He continues, "Thumb tacks?" Latest appearance: October 3rd, 2007 / First appearance: October 5th, 1960 Lucy approaches Linus by the tree. She says, "Charlie Brown tells me you've been talking to leaves." Linus asks, "Talking to what?" Lucy responds, "To leaves! He says you talk to leaves..." Linus exclaims, "He's crazy! You go tell Charlie Brown that I said..." Linus turns to a falling leaf and says, "Oh, hi there!" He turns back to Lucy and resumes saying, "...That I sai Latest appearance: December 29th, 2004 / First appearance: December 30th, 1970 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and asks, "Schroeder, do you think you'll ever marry me someday?" Snoopy walks up behind Schroeder. Schroeder says, "Let's see . . . How can I put this?" Schroeder shouts, "Not for all the beagles in beagleland!" Snoopy walks away and thinks, "That's a good way of putting it . ." First appearance: January 13th, 1984 Lucy kneels in front of the dryer. She says, "Don't say I never do anything for you . . ." Lucy tosses the blanket to Linus. She says, "I just took your blanket out of the dryer . . ." Lucy says, "Be careful, it's still a little . ." Linus jumps in the air and lets go of the blanket. Lucy walks away and says, " . . . Warm!" Latest appearance: February 27th, 2013 / First appearance: March 2nd, 1966 Lucy walks up to Linus and says, "Mom says she wants to wash your blanket . . ." Linus tosses it to Lucy and says, "Okay . . . here, take it . . ." Lucy says, "You mean you can give it up just like that?" Linus replies, "Sure, it doesn't bother me a bit . . ." Linus lies in bed and says, "All I have to do is spend the day in bed with an ice-bag on my head!" First appearance: May 17th, 1978 Lucy kicks a soccer ball. Charlie Brown says, "I can see why you like soccer so much, Lucy . . ." Charlie Brown continues, "The running . . . The fancy footwork . . ." Charlie Brown adds, "It's also a real team game . . Putting together a perfect play can be very gratifying . . ." Lucy kicks the soccer ball and says, "I just like to kick things." Latest appearance: June 16th, 2009 / First appearance: June 19th, 1962 Lucy turns on the tv. Linus says, "Why did you have to take my blanket to make a kite?" Linus continues, "Why did you have to let go of it, and lose it? What am I going to do without my blanket?!!" Lucy says, "Stop complaining . . . I did you a favor . . . I helped you break a bad habit, and that blanket was a bad habit if I ever saw one!" Linus sucks his thumb. Linus sp
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: February 25th, 2011 / First appearance: February 28th, 1964 Charlie Brown pulls on his coat. Sally protests, "You can't go out in this rain!" "I've got to! Snoopy's out there stranded on top of his doghouse! He needs help!" Charlie Brown buttons his raincoat. He struggles with rubber boots as Sally turns around and holds out her palm: "Wait! Don't bother..." They watch as Snoopy walks in, wearing a mask and flippers. Latest appearance: February 25th, 2017 / First appearance: February 28th, 1970 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock sits in front of a typewriter. Snoopy looks at a piece of paper and thinks, "Now, this next list will have the names of ten million dogs . ." Snoopy continues to think, "I need a detailed report on each dog's activities typed up in triplicate." Woodstock falls off the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "I hate it when my secretary f Latest appearance: February 25th, 2006 / First appearance: February 28th, 1959 Patty glances up from her book when a voice shouts, "Sixteen! Wow! Seventeen! Wow! Eighteen! Wow!" She glances to her left. The voice continues, "Twenty-eight! Wow! Twenty-nine! Wow! THIRTY! WOW!!" Patty walks off towards the voice. She approaches Charlie Brown and Snoopy, who are sitting in the grass. Charlie Brown exclaims, "Thirty-three marshmallows!" First appearance: February 28th, 1957 "I just shined my shoes..look pretty good, don't they?" Linus lifts up a foot to show Lucy. "You only shined the toes...How about the heels?" Lucy asks as Linus walks away. Linus turns back to Lucy and explains, "I'm interested only in what people think of me as I ENTER the room.." "I don't care what they think of me as I LEAVE!" He adds as he walks away. First appearance: February 28th, 1978 Peppermint Patty sits at her desk in school and writes, "I will not fall asleep in class. I will not fall asleep in class." Peppermint Patty writes, "I will not fall asleep." Peppermint Patty falls asleep. Peppermint Patty wakes up. Peppermint Patty continues to write, "In class." Latest appearance: February 25th, 2009 / First appearance: February 28th, 1962 Snoopy carries his dog dish in his mouth. Snoopy drops his supper dish at Charlie Brown's feet. Snoopy kicks the dog dish. Charlie Brown wears the dog dish on his head and says, "I get the hint." First appearance: February 28th, 1956 Schroeder and Charlie Brown are sitting on a plank in the field. Charlie Brown is confused: "?" as he sees a grimacing Snoopy slinking by. He asks, "What in the world was THAT?" Schroeder says, "I think it was an alligator..." Charlie Brown covers his face and says, "Oh, Good Grief! Here we go again.." First appearance: February 28th, 1980 Peppermint Patty sits at her desk in school and says, "No, ma'am, I don't know the answer, either." Peppermint Patty adds, "It looks like no one in the class knows the answer." Peppermint Patty says, "I have a suggestion . . ." Peppermint Patty continues, "Why don't we forget it, and send out for a pizza?" Latest appearance: February 25th, 2007 / First appearance: February 28th, 1960 Linus walks through the house carrying a box and says, "Guess what, Lucy . . ." Linus says, "I've finally got a hobby." Lucy watches tv and says, "Yeah, I'll bet!" Linus says, "I'm starting a snowflake collection . . . I've got some real pretty ones in this box . . ." Lucy says, "You can't keep snowflakes in a box, you dummy!" Linus says, "You can't?" Linus looks First appearance: February 28th, 1995 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their desks in class. Marcie says, "The teacher says we're supposed to read a biography next week . ." Marcie asks, "Whose biography are you going to read, sir?" Peppermint Patty says, "I don't know . . Somebody who didn't live very long." Latest appearance: March 2nd, 2003 / First appearance: February 28th, 1971 Charlie Brown stands in front of his snow covered pitcher's mound. He sighs. He says, "Here's my ol' pitcher's mound...covered with snow..." He stands on top of it and looks down, saying, This mound and I have been in some great ball games." He looks up and says, "What memories..." He closes his eyes: "I'll never forget that game when the other team came to bat in t Latest appearance: February 25th, 2010 / First appearance: February 28th, 1963 Charlie Brown says to Linus, "What if everyone were like you?" Charlie Brown says, "What if we all ran away from our problems? Huh? What then?" Charlie Brown raises his arms over his head and says, "What if everyone in the whole world suddenly decided to run away from his problems?" Linus replies, "Well, at least we'd all be running in the same direction!" First appearance: February 28th, 1977 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "Are you serious?" Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "I knew he wasn't serious . . . He was just talking 'Tongue in beak'!" Latest appearance: February 25th, 2014 / First appearance: February 28th, 1967 Lucy walks with Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown winds up kite string and says, "In kite-flying, the ratio of weight to sail-area is very important." Charlie Brown explains, "This ratio is known as 'Sail loading' and it is measured in ounces per square foot . . For example, a three-foot flat kite with a sail area of four and one-half square feet should weigh about two or three ounces . . ." Latest appearance: February 26th, 2008 / First appearance: February 28th, 1961 Snoopy sits on his doghouse and looks at a bird. Two birds sit next to Snoopy on his doghouse. A group of birds gather on the doghouse and begin to chatter. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "My home is always open to those who enjoy discussion groups!" First appearance: February 28th, 1965 Snoopy is sitting in a bird’s nest on a branch. (BR) (BR) Snoopy sits on top of his doghouse with two birds one seems to be talking. (BR) (BR) Snoopy continues to sit and is listening to the birds; one of the birds stretches his wings out. (BR) (BR) Snoopy and the two birds are laughing. (BR) (BR) Both birds turn to Snoopy as one of the bird talks and is pointing. (BR) (BR) The birds are flying First appearance: February 28th, 1997 Marcie stands at the front door and says, "So I'll ask you again, Charles . . Do you like me?" Charlie Brown replies, "Of course, I like you . ." Marcie replies, "Wow!" Charlie Brown says, "Well, there's this tv program I'm watching, so . . ." Snoopy stands on the doorstep. Marcie sits on the step and says, "So I end up sitting on the porch with a dog . ." Snoopy thinks, "No pr Latest appearance: February 25th, 2015 / First appearance: February 28th, 1968 Charlie Brown sits in a chair and says, "So here I am about to see the school nurse . . ." Charlie Brown continues, "She'll probably just take my temperature and look at my throat . . ." Charlie Brown says, "Maybe she'll take a blood test . . . I hope she doesn't take a blood test . . . Maybe she'll just weigh me . . ." Charlie Brown says, "If she mentions exploratory surge First appearance: February 28th, 1983 The Foreign Legionnaire stands on a hill and thinks, "There it is, men . . The fantastic little town of Needles!" The Foreign Legionnaire thinks, "And somewhere out there in the desert, my brother, Spike, is surrounded by coyotes . . . We have to rescue him!" The Foreign Legionnaire thinks, "All right, I need one volunteer to act as scout . . ." One of the birds speaks. Sn First appearance: February 28th, 1981 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Hey, stupid cat, you came in kind of late last night, didn't you?" Snoopy raises his fists and thinks, "Next time try to be more quiet . . . Or I may just have to punch your nose!" Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "Well, if he were awake, I suppose I'd leave out that last part . . ."
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.”