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: August 17th, 2013 / First appearance: August 20th, 1966 Lucy lies on Schroeder's piano and says, "You think Beethoven was great . . ." Lucy continues, "Well, what about Chopin, Bach, Mozart, Bloch, Bartok, Berlioz, Bizet, Brahms, Delius, DeBussy and Dvorak?" Lucy goes on, "What about Elgar, Franck, Glinka, Gregg, Handel, Haydn, Humperdink, Liszt, Mahler, Mendelssohn, Ravel, Rachmaninoff, Schubert, Sibelius, Tschaikowsky and Vivaldi?" First appearance: September 1st, 1992 Lucy and Charlie Brown walk by a wall. Lucy says, "Dogs never do anything . . . All they ever really do is sleep!" Lucy says, "Birds are just as bad . . All they ever do is fly around . ." Snoopy, Woodstock and another bird sit on the ground playing cards. Snoopy thinks, "What did she say?" Woodstock thinks of his cards. First appearance: March 5th, 1995 Charlie Brown and Snoopy sit in the beanbag. The doorbell rings. Rerun stands on the doorstep holding a bag of marbles. He says, "Ask your dog if he wants to come out and play marbles . ." Snoopy comes outside. Rerun throws the marbles into the air and says, "Fetch!" Rerun looks at Snoopy. Snoopy walks away. As he picks up the marbles, Rerun tells Latest appearance: December 10th, 2010 / First appearance: December 13th, 1963 Charlie Brown walks with Lucy and asks, "Did the little boy who sits in front of you at school cry again today?" Lucy says, "He cries every day! He has all the simple childhood fears . . . Fear of being late for school, fear of his teacher, and fear of the principal . . ." Lucy continues, "Fear of not knowing what room to go to after recess, fear of forgetting his lunch, fear of b Latest appearance: April 23rd, 2010 / First appearance: April 19th, 1963 Linus says to Lucy, "You want it all neat and nice, don't you?" Linus continues, "What you want is a formula that will just loft you through life with the least possible effort on your part . . ." Lucy replies, "That's right . . ." Lucy says, "Sort of a spiritual jet-stream!" Latest appearance: December 26th, 2004 / First appearance: December 27th, 1970 Snoopy adjusts his collar in a mirror that hangs on a door. He walks. Lucy stands under the mistletoe. She smiles. "Mmmmm" Snoopy puckers up to Lucy. "Get away from here, you stupid beagle! I'm waiting for someone more important.." She kicks him: boot! Snoopy sits and frowns, glancing off to one side. Boot! He kicks Lucy. "AUGH!" Lucy flies a Latest appearance: May 18th, 2007 / First appearance: May 20th, 1960 Schroeder, Lucy, Patty, Violet, and Linus in the baseball field shouting, "Charlie is trying to steal home!!" They then yell, with their mouths wide open, "SLIDE, CHARLIE BROWN! SLIDE!" A cloud of dust. Charlie Brown is lying on his back in a small cloud of dust. Violet, Linus, Schroeder, and Patty frowned down on him whiles Lucy exclaims, "Oh, you blockhead!" First appearance: March 10th, 1984 Linus and Lucy lean on the wall. Lucy says, "I don't understand heredity . . ." Lucy says, "I've thought about it a lot." Linus asks, "What is it that you don't understand?" Lucy says, "How come you got all the stupidity?" Latest appearance: December 1st, 2013 / First appearance: December 4th, 1966 Linus lurks behind a tree with a mischevious look in his eye. Lucy walks by and says, "If you hit me with a snowball, you're gonna be sorry!" Linus looks at the snowball in his hand. Linus hits Lucy in the back of the head with a snowball. Lucy glowers at Linus, who wails, "Oh, I'm sorry! You're right . . . I'm very sorry! I hit my own sister with a snowball and n Latest appearance: May 29th, 2011 / First appearance: May 24th, 1964 Charlie Brown walks along and says, "I hate feeling like this . . ." Lucy sits at the psychiatric help stand. Charlie Brown sits down and says, "I've come to you because lately I've . . ." Lucy holds out her can and says, "Wait a minute . . . Before you begin, I must ask that you pay in advance . . . five cents, please." Charlie Brown reaches in his pocket for a nickel and Latest appearance: March 9th, 2003 / First appearance: March 7th, 1971 Lucy, Linus, Sally, and another kid are on line at the movies. Sally says, "Whenever I stand in line with you, Linus, I like to pretend that we're together." Linus sighs. Sally asks, "Did you read the reviews, Linus? Is this a good movie?" Linus does not turn around. He responds, "I never read the reviews." "When we get in to the theater, Linus, where are you going to sit?" Latest appearance: September 6th, 2012 / First appearance: September 9th, 1965 Linus walks up to Charlie Brown holding a candle. Charlie Brown says, "What's this?" Linus replies, "I have heard that it is better to light a single candle than to curse the darkness." Charlie Brown says, "That's true . . . Although there will always be those who will disagree with you . . ." Lucy stands in the darkness and shouts, "You stupid darkness!" First appearance: September 16th, 1981 Lucy holds out Linus' hand. She says, "All right, which finger has the sliver? This one? Good . . ." Linus covers his eyes. Lucy says, "Hold still now while I . ." Linus shakes his arm. Lucy says, "I said to hold real still!" Linus says, "No, you said to hold still." Linus shakes both arms and says, "'Real still' is when you don't move at all . . This is holding still . . . First appearance: March 4th, 1998 As Charlie is about to pitch a baseball, Lucy says, "Hey, manager.." Charlie asks, "Now what?" Lucy says, "We had tortellini for dinner last night.." Lucy adds, "Some of it was white, some green, and some kind of orange.. Isn't that something?" Lucy then asks, "How's the game going?" First appearance: April 22nd, 1986 Linus and Lucy sit on a couch. Lucy exclaims, "I'm the big sister and you're the little brother! That's the way it's always going to be!" Lucy exclaims, "It's going to be that way today, tomorrow, next week and forever!" Linus sighs. Lucy smiles and shouts, "Ha! I knew that'd get a rise out of you!" Latest appearance: March 7th, 2014 / First appearance: March 10th, 1967 Frieda tries to catch a baseball. The ball lands behind her. Charlie Brown and Linus watch. Charlie Brown says, "Just look at that, will you?" Charlie Brown watches a boy swing at the ball and miss. Charlie Brown says, "Our team isn't ready to start a new season . . . We're just not ready . . ." Charlie Brown continues, "Where did the time go? Why does the season have to start so s First appearance: March 2nd, 1975 A sign in front of Woodstock says, "Connoisseur." Linus is dashing off to somewhere. In the kitchen, Linus notices, "Rats! I burned my toast!" Lucy says, "Throw it out to the birds.. They don't know the difference.." Linus carries his bread to the door. Linus tosses it out. The burnt toast lands in front of Woodstock. Woodstock stares at the toast. Latest appearance: July 17th, 2007 / First appearance: July 19th, 1960 Lucy and Charlie Brown are sitting at a round table composing letters. Lucy has her hand under her chin in a thoughtful pose. Charlie Brown looks at her and says, "All right Lucy....What do you want to say?" Charlie Brown starts to write as Lucy speaks. She says, "Dear Mr Editor...enclosed please find one political cartoon which I have drawn for your newspaper,,," Lucy and Charl First appearance: January 21st, 1983 Rerun sits in a beanbag chair watching television. Lucy walks. Luck looks at Rerun. Lucy pushes the beanbag over so she can watch television. Rerun says, "I think I've lost my picture." Latest appearance: June 7th, 1997 / First appearance: June 7th, 1997 Charlie Brown, Linus and Lucy stand in line at the movie ticket counter. Charlie Brown asks, "What are you doing here? I thought you wanted to see the cowboy movie . ." Linus replies, "I did, but Lucy wants to see this space movie . ." Linus says, "We took a vote . . ." Linus says, "I lost, one to one . ."
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: September 17th, 1991 Charlie Brown and Snoopy sit at a school desk. Charlie Brown says, "Snoopy, the teacher says if you're going to stay in class, you'll have to sit way in the back by yourself . . ." Snoopy walks away from Charlie Brown. Snoopy sits at a desk and thinks, "If she asks me to spell 'Mississippi,' I'm in trouble . ." First appearance: September 17th, 1992 Charlie Brown stands on a girl's porch and holds a rake. Charlie Brown says, "Ask your dad if he wants me to rake your leaves . . ." The girl responds, "He says to come back in a month . . He's waiting for the last leaf to fall . ." Charlie Brown looks up at a tree with one leaf. Charlie Brown says, "Somehow, I think you and I are in this together . ." First appearance: September 17th, 1998 Marcie sits at her desk in school. Peppermint Patty sleeps at the desk in front of Marcie. Marcie says, "Yes, ma'am... I'm sure she's asleep." Marcie says, "Should I wake her up?" Peppermin Patty's head falls backward onto Marcie's desk. Marcie says, "I think it's time for her ten o'clock feeding.." Latest appearance: September 21st, 2008 / First appearance: September 17th, 1961 Linus kneels on the floor and peers under a chair and says, "There's a thief around here!" Linus puts his hands on his hips and says, "He just better not let me catch him!" Linus sits on the floor, holding Linus's blanket. Linus shouts, "All right, where is it?!" Snoopy jumps in surprise. Linus walks through the house and says, "Somebody has my blanket and w Latest appearance: September 14th, 2016 / First appearance: September 17th, 1969 Peppermint Patty and Charlie Brown sit on the curb. Peppermint Patty says, "You should organize a football team, Chuck . ." Peppermint Patty smiles and continues, "Then I could bring my team over to slaughter you . . . we'd mangle you . . . we'd stomp on you and crush you and trample you into the ground!" As Peppermint Patty gets up and walks away she says, "Get your team organize Latest appearance: September 14th, 2014 / First appearance: September 17th, 1967 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and stares at the field. He says, "Nine home runs in a row!! Good grief!" He throws his head back and wails, "What can I do?!!" Schroeder stands below him on the slope of the mound. Charlie Brown He opens his arms, and says, "We're getting slaughtered again, Schroeder...I don't know what to do..why do we have to suffer like this?" First appearance: September 17th, 1999 Peppermint Patty snores at her school desk with her head back. Patty wakes up and says, "I'm awake!" Patty falls asleep head down on her desk. Patty awakes and says, "Land ho!" Latest appearance: September 14th, 2012 / First appearance: September 17th, 1965 Charlie Brown sits at his desk, holding a sheet of paper in his hand. "You want me to read my essay in front of the class? Yes, Ma'am..." Charlie Brown stands in front of the blackboard and reads, "'What I Did This Summer....I went to camp, and I played ball.......THE END.'" HA HA HA HA HA... Charlie Brown is surrounded by laughter. He frowns. Charlie Brown sits at his desk Latest appearance: September 15th, 2007 / First appearance: September 17th, 1960 Snoopy sits atop his doghouse at night and thinks, "I just know that this is the end!" He looks over the doghouse's edge and thinks, "Those bulldozers will be here first thing on Monday morning to wipe me out!" He lies on top of the doghouse and thinks, "The night is dark and I am lonely....there are so many things I've left unsaid...so many things left undone...." He think First appearance: September 17th, 1982 Lucy sits in a beanbag. Linus says, "I was hoping to lie in the beanbag and watch tv . . ." Lucy replies, "Too bad, I got here first." Linus says, "That's the story of my life . . ." Linus continues, "Low man on the beanbag!" First appearance: September 17th, 1987 Snoopy and Woodstock stand next to an inflatable raft. Snoopy carries the raft as Woodstock walks beneath it. Snoopy and Woodstock sit inside the raft. Snoopy thinks, "Rats!" Snoopy and Woodstock are inside the raft, which is on top of a birdbath. Snoopy thinks, "We need to live closer to a lake . ." First appearance: September 17th, 1983 Charlie Brown stands next to the doghouse. He says, "Oh, I forgot . . . You're not here." Charlie Brown asks, "Where was it you were going? Will you be home for supper?" Charlie Brown says, "Oh, one more question . . ." Charlie Brown asks, "Why am I talking to you if you're not here?" First appearance: September 17th, 1986 Snoopy is dressed as the World Famous Agent. Tapioca Pudding says to Linus, "My agent just got me a personal appearance at the opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games in Los Angeles!" Linus says, "The Olympic Games were two years ago." An angry Tapioca Pudding screams, "Where's that agent? I'll pound him!!" The World War I Flying Ace attempts to kiss Tapioca Pudding. He First appearance: September 17th, 1956 Snoopy walks through the grass thinking, "Here comes the big elephant, tromping through the jungle..." He keeps walking and thinks, "TROMP! TROMP! TROMP!" He stops and thinks, "Suddenly he stops! He lifts his head! He sees the hated hunter!" Charlie Brown frowns as Snoopy tromps atop his head. First appearance: September 17th, 1958 Linus, dragging his blanket, approaches Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown asks, "Still got your blanket, Eh, Linus?" He continues, "What are you going to do when you get too old to drag it around?" Linus looks at his blanket and says, "Who knows?" He continues, "I've been thinking seriously of having it made over into a sport coat!" First appearance: September 17th, 1981 Lucy holds out Linus' hand. Snoopy approaches and holds out his paw. Lucy says, "You have a sliver, too? Let me see . . ." Lucy looks at Snoopy's paw and says, "I hope you're not as big a coward as my stupid brother . . ." Lucy holds Snoopy's paw and says, "Hold real still now while I . ." Linus says, "It's gonna hurt." Snoopy jumps on Lucy's head. Lucy shouts, "What did yo First appearance: September 17th, 1957 Snoopy sits listening to Lucy shout. She shouts and raises her hand in the air, "From now on when I speak, you listen!"(BR) (BR) Snoopy mimics her and raises his hand.(BR) (BR) He walks off with his hand raised.(BR) (BR) She grimaces to the reader as he walks by again with his hand raised.(BR) (BR) First appearance: September 17th, 1977 Snoopy runs past Lucy. Lucy says, "I don't see how you can jog all the time." Lucy continues, "It looks very boring." Snoopy continues to run. He thinks, "Au contraire!" Snoopy thinks, "It's exciting knowing that any minute you may pass out!" First appearance: September 17th, 1980 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock wears a swimming mask and holds a camera. Snoopy thinks, "Underwater photography?" Woodstock turns around. Snoopy thinks, "That's great! I'm proud of you . . ." Snoopy looks over the edge of the doghouse. Snoopy stands in front of the water dish while Woodstock takes pictures inside. Snoopy thinks, "Just what we need . . . First appearance: September 17th, 1978 Woodstock flies along upside-down. He continues to fly. Snoopy lies on his back atop the doghouse. Woodstock approaches him. Woodstock flies through the 'Z' balloon and cuts it in half. The 'Z' balloon comes back together off-balanced. Snoopy wakes up with a grimace. He sits up and thinks,"That'll stir up the ol' migraine!"
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.”