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: September 18th, 2016 / First appearance: September 21st, 1969 Woodstock looks up at Snoopy. Snoopy carries a sign that reads, "Watch this space for special announcement." Snoopy carries a sign that reads, "This is is!" Snoopy holds a sign that reads, "This is national dog week." Lucy stands next to Lucy and says, "It is? Well! I'm very happy for you." Lucy continues, "You dogs perform a great service to mankind, and you deserve a spec 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 First appearance: January 14th, 1958 Lucy watches Linus walking by dragging his blanket. She looks down at his blanket. She steps on it and Linus yells, "OUCH!" He continues walking on and Lucy gaves the reader a confused look. First appearance: August 3rd, 1957 Lucy and Charlie Brown approach Linus who is sucking his thumb and holding his blanket. Lucy says, "You talk about peace of mind..well, look at Linus..." She asks, "He thinks he has peace of mind, but is that Real peace of mind?" She Pows! Linus on his head and exclaims, "I Say, NO!" Linus is in a confused daze. Charlie Brown walks off with Lucy and looks back at Linus. First appearance: April 11th, 1993 Latest appearance: December 20th, 2010 / First appearance: January 4th, 1964 Lucy stands next to Snoopy with her hands on her hips. She commands, "Stop looking so bored all the time!" "Life isn't that bad...The least you can do is LOOK interested!" Lucy throws up her hands and walks away. Snoopy widens his eyes. He goes back to looking bored. He thinks, "Looking bored is easier on the eyes.." First appearance: March 21st, 1981 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and asks, "You know what surprises me?" Lucy continues, "I'm surprised that you didn't fall in love with me the very first time you saw me . . ." Lucy watches Schroeder play the piano. Lucy says, "Life is full of surprises." First appearance: May 6th, 1958 Lucy and Charlie Brown lean on the wall. Lucy says, "That kid in school sure said some mean things about you today.." Charlie Brown grimaces as Lucy asks, "How come you didn't hit him?" He replies, "I have observed that whenever you try to hit somebody, there is a tendency for them to try to hit you back." Lucy says, "You are a shrewd judge of human nature, Charlie Brown." First appearance: May 6th, 1956 "Fooey!" Lucy exclaims as she flips a marble out of a circle on the ground. She is crouched sown. Schroeder and Charlie Brown stand behind the circle and look at her. Schroeder thinks, "'Fooey' is right!" "She's hopeless, Charlie Brown.." Schroder says as they kneel down. Lucy bends over the marbles. He adds, "Why do we have to let HER play?" Lucy is about to shoot another marble. First appearance: July 9th, 1956 Lucy stoops on the ground talking to bugs. She exclaims, "Hey, Ant, you're going the wrong way!" She shouts, "Listen To Me, You Fool!" She bends over to the ground and yells, "LISTEN TO ME" She walks off grimacing and says, "Those ants are a stubborn race..." 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. First appearance: September 29th, 1995 Lucy leans on the piano as Schroeder plays. Lucy asks, "So! What do you hear from Beethoven lately?" Schroeder pulls the piano away from Lucy so she falls. Lucy lies on her back and says, "I need a better conversation opener . ." First appearance: November 5th, 1992 Linus and Lucy stand curbside waiting for the bus. Linus's laugh fills the air. Lucy shouts, "Do you have to be so cheerful in the morning?!" Latest appearance: November 9th, 2006 / First appearance: November 12th, 1959 Lucy skips past Linus exclaiming, "You a doctor! HA! That's a big laugh!" She turns to him and asks, "You could never be a doctor! You know why?" She skips off and continues, "Because you don't love mankind, that's why!" Linus shouts after her, "I love mankind.. it's People I can't stand!!" First appearance: August 28th, 1989 Snoopy wears a scuba mask over his face. Lucy sits in a pool and says, "Go away! If you want to swim, go swim in your water dish!" Snoopy walks away. Snoopy lies on top of his water dish and thinks, "Well, at least it isn't crowded . ." Latest appearance: January 27th, 2016 / First appearance: January 29th, 1969 Snoopy wears a fireman's hat and begins to climb the tree. Lucy, Charlie Brown and Schroeder watch. Charlie Brown says, "Snoopy's climbing the tree!" Schroeder says, "He's going to rescue my piano!" Lucy says, "This is ridiculous! What does he think he is, a cat?!" Snoopy falls out of the tree and lands on his head. Snoopy lies on the ground dazed. Lucy stands over him. Sno First appearance: October 28th, 1957 Charlie Brown are walking along the lane. Lucy looks up into the sky.(BR) (BR) They lean on the wall. Lucy looks up into the sky and says, "I've sort of had the feeling all day that the moon is going to fall"(BR) (BR) She asks, "Did you ever have a feeling like that, Charlie Brown?" He replies, "No, I can't say that I have.."(BR) (BR) He grimaces as she says, "You're a cold fish, aren't you?"(BR First appearance: October 24th, 1956 A grimacing Charlie Brown stands in the field listening to Lucy. She says, "You know why I'm happy? Because I like myself, that's why!" She follows him down the lane and continues, "Yes, sir..I'm a great admirer of Me!" They stop and she asks, "You know who I want to be like when I grow up?" He replies, "I wouldn't have the slightest idea" He looks at the reader as she exc Latest appearance: April 15th, 2017 / First appearance: April 18th, 1970 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano. She smiles and says, "It's raining outside . . I love rainy days . ." Lucy continues, "Someday, when we're married, and it's a rainy day, I'll make a fire in the fireplace, and while you're practicing the piano, I'll bring us some tea and toast." Schroeder replies, "No way." Lucy frowns and says, "I hate rainy days!" Latest appearance: March 26th, 2011 / First appearance: March 28th, 1964 Shroeder says to Lucy, " I guerss I have to go to the barber shop.." "Do you think I need a haircut?" Lucy answers, "Yes, I think you do...your hair is pretty long..." She calls after him, "If it gets any longer, you'll be able to button it!"
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: August 18th, 1958 Linus is waving his finger in the air. Lucy approaches and asks, "What in the world are You doing?" He replies, "I'm drawing in the air..I can do landscapes, abstractions, and portraits..." He turns to Lucy and asks, "Now, will you kindly step aside?" He continues, "You're standing right in the middle of an unfinished portrait of Abraham Lincoln!" Lucy swivels her head in First appearance: August 18th, 1990 The World Famous Tennis Pro serves. The World Famous Tennis Pro holds a ball and thinks, "Just say, 'Fault' . . ." Snoopy thinks, "You don't have to say, 'Lousy first serve.'" Latest appearance: August 15th, 2006 / First appearance: August 18th, 1959 Linus looks at Charlie Brown and says, "You think this is an ordinary pile of rocks don't you? Well, it ISN'T!" He continues, "These rocks are meant to be thrown in anger! When I get real mad, I throw rocks as hard as I can!!" Charlie Brown frowns as Linus casually tosses a rock. Linus explains, "It just so happens that today I feel pretty good." First appearance: August 18th, 1957 Charlie Brown stands with his back to Lucy, who kneels on the ground, twisting him in ropes attached to a large balloon. Lucy explains, "The reason I can guarantee this parachute, CHarlie Brown, is that I made it myself.." Charlie Brown turns around to look at her. He is bound up in ropes. "This is a good heavy blanket, and these are very stout ropes.." Lucy declares. She holds one First appearance: August 18th, 1993 Royanne and Charlie Brown sit at a table eating ice cream sundaes. Royanne says, "I have to tell you something, Charles . . But first, I want to know if you like me . ." Charlie Brown says, "Well, sure, I like you, Royanne . . But I don't really know you . . I mean, our team played your team a couple of times . ." Charlie Brown smiles and says, "And, of course, I hit those two ho First appearance: August 18th, 1977 Charlie Brown stands next to Linus and says, "The wedding will take place here in the back yard." Charlie Brown continues, "The bride will enter through that small gate . . . Snoopy and Spike will stand over there." Charlie Brown and Linus stand next to the doghouse. Charlie Brown says, "The reception will be held downstairs in the doghouse." Snoopy lies on the doghouse and Latest appearance: August 13th, 2003 / First appearance: August 18th, 1971 Charlie Brown tumbles in the air off his bed. Sally runs and shouts, "Summer is almost over!" Sally continues, "School starts in three weeks!!" Sally runs and shouts, "Panic in the streets!" Charlie Brown lies on his bed and says, "Panic in the streets?" First appearance: August 18th, 1991 Charlie Brown sits against the tree with Snoopy slumped in his lap. He asks, "How do we look?" Linus, with a camera, responds, "Very natural." Linus continues, "Hold real still..smile.." Click! "Perfect!" exclaims Linus. Linus says, "That's gonna look great.." Charlie Brown says, "Let me know, will you?" "When the pictures are done?" Linus asks, "Sur First appearance: August 18th, 1989 Spike sits in the desert with a self made fishing pole. The line extends over to a cactus and Spike thinks, "On the other hand, no one else has ever caught a cactus fish, either . ." First appearance: August 18th, 1995 Lucy wears a baseball mitt and a cap. Lucy shouts, "Hey, manager! It's too hot to play today!" Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and yells back, "You're always complaining! It's either too hot or it's too cold!" Lucy shouts, "Hey manager! It's too 'just right' to play today!" First appearance: August 18th, 1978 Beaglescout and Woodstock and friends sit around a blanket. Beaglescout thinks, "Incidentally, how do you guys like the grape jelly I brought along?" Beaglescout continues to think, "It's a new brand called 'Smirk.'" Beaglescout thinks, "If someone gets jelly on his face, you can say to him, 'Wipe that 'Smirk' off your face!'" Snoopy thinks, "Just a little joke there to boo Latest appearance: August 16th, 2007 / First appearance: August 18th, 1960 Charlie Brown, carrying a baseball bat, is walking behind Schroeder in the grass. Both are in full baseball gear. Schroeder says, "Well, that's the end of another miserable season! Twenty games lost and no games won!" Standing in front of a tree, the boys face each other. Charlie Brown asks, "Didn't we win one game by forfeit?" Schroeder replies, "No, the other team finally show First appearance: August 18th, 1972 Charlie Brown and Lucy stand at the wall. Charlie Brown says, "I talked with my opthalmologist today." Lucy replies, "So?" Charlie Brown explains, "He said that all human eyes are very close to twenty-five millimeters in diameter . . He said that some people's eyes appear larger because of a wide lid fissure." Charlie Brown continues, "Therefore, it is not true that people with lar First appearance: August 18th, 1956 Lucy stands watching Charlie Brown lie in bed in his baseball cap and grimacing. She continues to watch him. She continues to watch him. He jumps as she shouts, "You Struck Out!!" Latest appearance: August 15th, 2008 / First appearance: August 18th, 1961 Linus holds his blanket and sucks his thumb. Lucy says, "Charlie Brown says that we're put here on earth to make others happy." Linus says, "Is that why we're here?" Linus says, "I guess I'd better start doing a better job . . ." Linus says, "I'd hate to be shipped back!" First appearance: August 18th, 1983 Lucy rests in a pool. Snoopy stands on the edge of the pool with his swimming trunks on. Lucy says, "Get lost, beagle!" Lucy says, "This is MY wading pool!" Snoopy thinks, "My mistake . . . I thought it was a hot tub!" First appearance: August 18th, 1976 Linus and Lucy stand in the outfield. Lucy writes on a notepad and asks, "Do you object to violence in sports?" Linus replies, "Yes, when the players on the other team drag me into their dugout, and beat on me with their bats, I object to that." The ball is hit to Linus. Lucy says, "Good grief! Has that ever happened?" Linus throws the ball back in and says, "Fortunately, w Latest appearance: August 15th, 2013 / First appearance: August 18th, 1966 Snoopy, dressed as the Flying Ace, tackles Charlie Brown in the stomach and thinks, "A desperate bid for freedom!" Charlie Brown lets go of the leash. Linus walks along pulling a wagon. Snoopy runs toward him thinking, "As the escaping Pilot flees across the countryside, he suddenly spots the ammunition train he was sent to destroy!" Snoopy jumps on Linus and thinks, "He leaps on First appearance: August 18th, 1975 Lucy carries a glass. Linus asks, "What in the world is that?" Lucy replies, "This is a milkshake for Snoopy's brother . . . I'm fattening him up . . . I'm nursing him back to health!" Linus walks and says, "I'm your own brother! How come you never bring me a milkshake?" Spike lies in bed and holds the glass. Lucy and Linus stand beside the bed. Lucy says, "When he's throug First appearance: August 18th, 1982 Marcie watches Charlie Brown. He wears his baseball cap and glove and throws a ball into the steps. Marcie says, "I've always been fond of you, Charles . . . I think you're the nicest person I've ever known . ." Marcie kisses Charlie Brown and says, "I hate to see you suffer all the time." Marcie walks away and says, "I know you could never love someone like me who wears glasses so
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.”