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: December 8th, 2003 / First appearance: December 13th, 1971 Snoopy lies on the doghouse in the dark. Lucy says, "Wake up, you stupid beagle, it's five o'clock!" Snoopy thinks, "Oh, no!" Lucy and Snoopy walk in the snow. Lucy says, "If we're going to skate in the Christmas show, we've got to practice and practice and practice!" Snoopy thinks, "While the stars are still out?" Lucy says, "Stop complaining . . . Getting up early in the morning First appearance: September 15th, 1981 Linus turns away from Lucy. Lucy asks, "How can I get the sliver out of your finger if you won't let me near you?" Linus replies, "I don't want you poking around with those tweezers!" Lucy asks, "Okay wise guy, how are you gonna get it out?" Linus shakes his hand and says, "If I shake my hand real hard, maybe it'll fall out!" First appearance: March 1st, 1982 Lucy walks with The World Famous Hired Hand and says, "Okay, hired hand . . . Here's what I want you to do . . ." Lucy continues, "I need this whole yard spaded so I can plant my garden . ." Lucy holds a shovel and asks, "Are you sure you've done this kind of work before?" Snoopy tries to dig with the handle of the shovel. Latest appearance: July 2nd, 2012 / First appearance: July 5th, 1965 Charlie Brown swings the bat. A voice calls out, "Strike Two!" Charlie Brown grits his teeth and says, "Now, I'm going to grit my teeth and bear down! If a person grits his teeth and shows real determination, he can't fail!" Schrlie Brown swings the bats. A voice calls out "Strike Three!" Linus, Snoopy and Lucy all surround Charlie Brown while baring their teeth. Lucy s First appearance: February 12th, 1998 Sally stands on the front step of Lucy's house. She says to Lucy, "Tell my Sweet Baboo I'm here to pick up my valentine." Linus calls from inside the house, "Tell her I'm not her Sweet Baboo, and I wouldn't give her a valentine if she were the last person on Earth!" Lucy walks back inside and says, "Wait here while I go kick him for you.." Linus yells, "Ow!" Sally w 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!" First appearance: February 20th, 1977 Lucy stands on the snow-covered ground and exclaims,"Come, and see!" Linus walks up to her as she says,"You're really gonna be impressed...." They stand next to a snowman holding a sword. She asks with a smile,"Well, what do you think?" He asks,"Who is it?" She replies,"Who Is it?! It's George Washington! I made it in honor of his birthday! It's a masterpiece!" She walks Latest appearance: March 29th, 2014 / First appearance: April 3rd, 1967 Linus approaches Lucy's psychiatric booth with an envelope. He says, "Here . . . You got a letter . ." Lucy looks at the envelope and says, "Thank you . . . I was expecting this . . ." Linus asks, "What is it?" Lucy replies, "My monthly check from the CIA!" Latest appearance: August 12th, 2006 / First appearance: August 15th, 1959 Snoopy watches Lucy skipping by. He joins her. She looks at him. Lucy skips off. Snoopy walks away sighing. Latest appearance: July 24th, 2016 / First appearance: July 27th, 1969 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and looks to the side. Lucy holds a garden hose and fills a pool. Lucy finishes filling the pool and walks away. Snoopy floats in the water in the pool. Lucy lets the air out of the pool. Snoopy slides out of the pool. He slides down a hill past Linus. Lucy fixes the pool. Linus says, "On a warm sunny day like today, in a First appearance: April 24th, 1989 Lucy and Linus sit on a couch. Lucy asks, "If someone close to you noticed that you had some faults, would you want them pointed out to you?" Linus replies, "Well sure . . I guess so . ." Lucy turns to Linus and says, "Then, here we go!" Latest appearance: July 14th, 2000 / First appearance: July 19th, 1974 Lucy runs in the outfield and shouts, "I got it!" Lucy stands and shouts, "I got it! I got it! I got it!" The ball falls in front of Lucy and hits the ground. Lucy looks up and says, "Everybody's wrong sometime!" Latest appearance: January 7th, 2016 / First appearance: January 6th, 1969 Linus stands behind Lucy and asks, "Well, how is your year coming?" Lucy replies, "It's not my year any more . . I took it back . ." Lucy explains, "The months and weeks were pretty good, but it had a lot of bad days in it . . ." Lucy continues, "They were very nice about taking it back . . They said this happens all the time." Latest appearance: September 16th, 2007 / First appearance: September 11th, 1960 "Here's one end of the string right here..." Lucy points to the ground as she and Linus walk along. "I'll bet he never got it up at all..." Linus remarks as he and Lucy follow the string. "Sometimes I think Charlie Brown should give up trying to fly kites.." "He sure has an awful time...This is the worst tangled kite string I've ever seen!" Linus agrees. They follow the trail of st Latest appearance: May 22nd, 2002 / First appearance: May 24th, 1972 Lucy hangs up the phone and says, "A new baby brother! I can't believe it!" Linus sits on the front steps. Lucy opens the door and says, "You might as well come back in . . I can't fight the whole world." Linus and Lucy walk in the house. Linus asks, "What do you mean by that?" Lucy replies, "Dad just called from the hospital . . We have a new baby brother!" Linus' hair sta Latest appearance: November 26th, 2015 / First appearance: November 28th, 1968 Snoopy sits on the ground. Lucy stands next to him and says, "I know your kind!" Lucy continues, "You think you can get away with not paying your doctor bill, don't you?" Charlie Brown approaches with a dish of food. Lucy says, "Well, you know what I'm going to do?" Lucy grabs the supper dish and shouts, "I'm going to garnishee your supper dish!" Snoopy whines and cries. Latest appearance: September 14th, 2013 / First appearance: September 17th, 1966 Lucy says, "Look at that bug, will you?" Lucy continues, "He thinks he's better than that other bug . . ." Lucy shouts, "What makes you think you're so great?!" Lucy walks away and says, "I enjoy putting his kind in their place!" First appearance: February 21st, 1985 Linus builds a rock wall. Lucy asks, "Why, may I ask, are you building a useless rock wall?" Linus replies, "I discovered that I have the ability to pick up a rock, and carry it from one place to another." Linus continues, "Then, I discovered that I could pile them up and make a rock wall . . . It's ugly and useless, but who cares?" Lucy walks away and says, "When you're do Latest appearance: September 24th, 2003 / First appearance: September 29th, 1971 Linus sits on the floor and colors. Linus approaches Lucy with a paper and asks, "How's this for a beautiful drawing? It shows a herd of cows in the early evening retuning to their cow house." Lucy says, "Barn." Linus walks away and says, "Those farm words always get me!" First appearance: February 24th, 1986 Lucy wears pajamas. She kneels next to her bed and says, "And I pray that I might be a better person . . ." Lucy says, "And that I will get even better . ." Lucy continues, "And better, and better, and better, and . ." Lucy exclaims, "That's enough!"
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 11th, 1995 Sally, Linus, Charlie Brown, Lucy and Snoopy walk home from school. Sally says, "I didn't understand our homework." Linus responds, "She said to write a short essay on the most important words ever spoken . ." Lucy adds, " . . In the history of the world . ." Snoopy thinks, "'Don't forget to feed the dog.'" First appearance: December 11th, 1992 Snoopy, dressed as Santa Claus, rings a bell. Charlie Brown carries his supper dish and says, "Here, I thought you might like a little snack while you're working . ." Charlie Brown walks away. A girl points to Snoopy who is eating and screams, "Hey, look, ma! Santa Claus is eating out of a dog dish!" Latest appearance: December 8th, 2012 / First appearance: December 11th, 1965 Lucy pours milk on her cereal. Linus says, "I got a quarter from the tooth fairy last night . . ." Linus says, "What do you suppose he does with all those teeth?" Lucy replies, "I think she sells them to some firm in the east that manufactures billiard balls." Linus says, "If that's true, we have a good court case because we should be getting royalties!" First appearance: December 11th, 1982 Linus watches as Lucy sits on the floor with Rerun. Lucy asks, "Why do we always teach little kids to wave 'bye-bye'?" Linus says, "Because for the rest of his life people will be leaving him." Rerun sits alone. Rerun smiles and waves. He says, "Hello, there!" Latest appearance: December 10th, 2004 / First appearance: December 11th, 1970 Charlie Brown sits at the table and writes, "Dear Little Red-Haired Girl." Charlie Brown continues to write, "Do you remember me? We used to go to the same school." Charlie Brown writes, "I sat across the room from you. I was the plain ordinary looking boy in the fourth desk." Charlie Brown writes, "You, don't remember me, do you?" First appearance: December 11th, 1987 Peppermint Patty sits at her school desk and says, "I think I know, ma'am . . I'm sure I know . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "The answer is right on the tip of my tongue . ." Peppermint Patty sticks out her tongue and asks, "See it?" Peppermint Patty slumps in her seat and says, "She couldn't see it . ." First appearance: December 11th, 1985 Sally stands next to a boy in line to see Santa. Sally asks, "Hey, kid . . Did you ever think about Santa Claus having a coronary?" The boy asks, "A what?" Sally says, "When you get up there to talk to him, check his ear lobes . . ." The boy asks, "Do what?" Sally explains, "A deep crease in the ear lobes could indicate change in coronary vessels . . ." The boy stands on th First appearance: December 11th, 1986 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "Every time I listen to you, I'm reminded of that old saying, 'Talk is CHEEP!'" Snoopy throws his head back and laughs. Woodstock and Snoopy roll their eyes. Latest appearance: December 7th, 2000 / First appearance: December 11th, 1974 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and thinks, "The dog who lives in the next block got himself in bad trouble . ." Snoopy continues to think, "What a dumb dog . . . He's always digging in somebody's garden . . ." Snoopy lies on his stomach and thinks, "I haven't done anything like that in years . . ." Snoopy lies on his back and thinks, "Not since they took away my shovel!" First appearance: December 11th, 1975 Marcie stands in the grass and holds a football. She says, "Okay, ball, before I kick you, I want to apologize . . ." Marcie continues, "I want you to know there's nothing personal in this, that I intend you no harm, that I hope this kick does you no injury, and that . . ." Peppermint Patty shouts, "Kick the ball, Marcie!!" Marcie says, "Patience, sir! These are things whic Latest appearance: December 9th, 2011 / First appearance: December 11th, 1964 Snoopy sits and looks off to one side: "ARF! ARF! ARF!" "ARF! ARF! ARF! ARF!" He trots off. He sits up and thinks, "Suddenly I have the feeling that I've said the wrong thing!" Latest appearance: December 8th, 2013 / First appearance: December 11th, 1966 The World War I Flying Ace lies on his doghouse and thinks, "Here's the World War I Flying Ace being awakened to fly another dawn patrol . . . " The Flying Ace thinks, "Here's the World War I Flying Ace walking out onto the field . . . " The Flying Ace thinks, "It snowed last night . . . but today the sun is out . . . the sky is clear . . . " The Fling Ace thinks, "I climb First appearance: December 11th, 1997 Charlie Brown sits in a booth, buried in comic books. The sign says, "For sale: Used Comic Books." A little kid sits near the pile of comics and says, "Are these all you have?" First appearance: December 11th, 1980 Charlie Brown carries a dish of food. Charlie Brown sets the supper dish in front of Snoopy. Charlie Brown says, "Well, go ahead, and eat . . What are you waiting for?" Snoopy stands and looks the opposite way. He thinks, "I was hoping there was a salad bar." First appearance: December 11th, 1989 The World War I Flying Ace sits on the doghouse in combat. Marcie says, 'The paths of glory lead but to the grave.' Snoopy frowns and thinks, "Rats!" First appearance: December 11th, 1993 Peppermint Patty and Marcie are covered in mud. A light drizzle permeates the air. Marcie sits on her doorstep. Peppermint Patty says, "Wasn't that fun, Marcie? Good old fashioned, play in the rain, down in the dirt, football!" Marcie says, "I think I lost my shoes . ." Peppermint Patty says, "And now it's starting to snow! We should play again tomorrow . ." Peppermint Patty First appearance: December 11th, 1978 Linus watches as Lucy writes on a piece of paper. Lucy says, "I'm making illustrations for my book about the life of Beethoven." Lucy holds up the paper and says, "Here is just a few minutes after he was born . . ." Lucy holds up another piece of paper and says, "And here he is just before he died." Lucy walks away and says, "That's enough!" First appearance: December 11th, 1977 Snoopy sits atop his doghouse and glances over his left shoulder. He thinks,"Hey, cat!" He turns to his left and continues,"Hey, stupid cat!" He smiles and thinks,"Christmas is coming! Have you thought about what you're going to get me?" He thinks,"Maybe some candy? Or a basket of fruit? Books are always nice, of course...." He continues,"Or even a Christmas tree! First appearance: December 11th, 1996 Peppermint Patty and Marcie sit in their school desks. Peppermint Patty asks, "What are we supposed to be doing, Marcie?" Marcie says, "Study the spelling words on page three . ." Peppermint Patty asks, "That's all?" Peppermint Patty says, "Slow news day, huh, ma'am?" Latest appearance: December 8th, 2008 / First appearance: December 11th, 1961 Lucy adn Linus shouts at each other, "You blockhead! Who's a blockhead?" Charlie Brown says, "Look here . . . It's bad enough that you two fight every day . . ." Charlie Brown says, "But don't you realize what Santa Claus must think of you when you fight and argue this time of year?" Linus and Lucy look at each other. Linus and Lucy hug each other. Lucy says, "Dear broth
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.”