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
First appearance: March 18th, 1992 Linus and Lucy sit at the kitchen table. Snoopy stands on the ground nearby. Lucy says, "And another thing . . In our house we don't allow dogs to beg at the table!" Snoopy thinks, "I'm not begging . . I was just sitting here, and happened to be facing your way . ." First appearance: March 30th, 1986 Lucy kneels on the floor between her toys. She looks at her hand questioningly and exclaims,"Oh, no!" Linus sitting on the bean bag in front of the t.v., turns his head and asks,"What's the matter?" He approaches her standing by the lamp on the table. She shows him her hand and says,"Look at the bump on the back of my hand..." He looks at it and says, "You have a 'Ganglion'" He Latest appearance: August 17th, 2010 / First appearance: August 20th, 1963 Linus stands next to Lucy holding his blanket and sucking his thumb. Lucy says, "You don't conform at all to my idea of what a little brother should be!" Linus says, "I shall immediately begin a course of self examination to find out where my faults lie so that I may resemble more closely the image you wish me to attain!" Lucy watches as Linus walks away. Lucy stands at a Latest appearance: October 5th, 2007 / First appearance: October 7th, 1960 Linus says to a leaf, "Take it easy now...don't be frightened. You'll find a lot of your friends here.." Lucy, confused, looks at the reader. Linus exclaims to Lucy, "Leaves need me! I help them through what is really the big emotional period of their lives!" They turn to watch the leaves falling. Linus continues, "When a leaf falls from a tree, he's alone...he's like a person le First appearance: July 20th, 1999 Rerun holds a piece of toast. Lucy reads a book in an armchair. Rerun says, "See? I put grape jelly on my toast.. then, I'm extra careful to make sure it doesn't slide off..." Rerun says, "But is that enough? No! It falls down through little holes in the toast and gets on my shirt!" Rerun sits down to eat his toast and says, "Grape jelly hates me..." First appearance: February 19th, 1988 An angry Lucy shouts, "I know when I'm not wanted!" Lucy shouts, "I'm gonna slam the door and leave!" Lucy shouts, "I'm gonna leave and slam the door!" Lucy shouts, "One of those things!" First appearance: December 21st, 1987 Lucy says to Linus, "Here . . One of your Christmas cards came back . . It says, 'No such address.'" Linus holds the letter and screams, "It's the girl at school! She's going to drive me crazy!!" Lucy asks, "Why do you bother with her?" Linus sits in the chair and says, "She fascinates me!" First appearance: October 10th, 1991 Lucy, Linus, Charlie Brown and Sally wait at the bus stop. Lucy says, "The school bus has a flat tire?" Charlie Brown says, "There's a trained service technician looking at it . ." Snoopy inspects the bus's flat tire. Snoopy thinks, "Yes, it's flat all right." First appearance: January 25th, 1976 Linus stands on the field holding a snowball. Lucy walks out of the house. She walks pass Linus, who looks innocently up in the sky. She stops and thinks," She walks back to him and exclaims,"Life is full of choices!" She says,"You may choose, if you so wish, to throw that snowball at me..." She spreads her hands and continues,"You also may choose, if you so wish, not to Latest appearance: March 27th, 2006 / First appearance: March 30th, 1959 Snoopy is sitting on the grass. He thinks, "This is where I was sitting the time that sweet little girl came by and gave me part of her ice-cream cone.." He continues, "I'll never forget it..this is right where I was sitting, and..." Lucy appears and snaps,"WELL, WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR, STUPID?" Snoopy thinks as she walks off, "*sigh* You can't go home again" First appearance: July 14th, 1999 Schroeder, Charlie Brown and Lucy all stand on the pitcher's mound in baseball caps and gloves. Schroeder says, "That soundsl ike a fire engine..." Charlie says, "Something must be on fire..." Lucy says, "Well it sure isn't our pitcher!" Lucy laughs. Lucy walks away. Schroeder says, "Let her get about ten feet away.. then throw your glove at her." First appearance: December 17th, 1977 Lucy and Sally walk in the snow. Lucy says, "I just checked the calendar today." Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Lucy continues, "I couldn't believe it . . ." Lucy adds, "Only six more shopping days until Christmas!" Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "Not if you don't buy anybody anything." Latest appearance: August 2nd, 2002 / First appearance: August 4th, 1972 Lucy wears a baseball cap and sits on the ground. Snoopy wears a baseball cap and walks toward Lucy. Lucy asks, "How come you get to be on the team, and I don't?" Snoopy kisses Lucy and thinks, "I'm a superstar, sweetie!" Lucy sits on the ground and shouts. "You stupid beagle!!!!" Snoopy walks away and thinks, "I thought she'd enjoy being kissed by a superstar . . ." Latest appearance: July 5th, 2012 / First appearance: July 8th, 1965 Schroeder wears his catchers uniform and talks to Lucy and Charlie Brown. Schroeder says, "Perhaps you shouldn't be a playing manager, Charlie Brown, perhaps you should be a bench manager." Lucy says, "That's a good idea . . . You'd be a great bench manager, Charlie Brown . . ." Lucy says, "You could say, 'Bench do this! Bench do that!' You could even be in charge of where we pu Latest appearance: September 1st, 2015 / First appearance: September 3rd, 1968 Lucy walks past Linus and shouts, "Get out of my way!!" Charlie Brown and Linus stand in the grass. Charlie Brown walks with Linus and says, "I feel sorry for you . . How can you stand it?" Charlie Brown and Linus stand at the wall. Linus says, "I keep hoping that someday they'll develop a crabbiness vaccine . ." Latest appearance: May 21st, 2016 / First appearance: May 24th, 1969 Schroeder, Charlie Brown and Lucy stand on the pitcher's mound. Schroeder says, "Educational costs are really going up . . ." Schroeder continues, "My dad says it can cost almost sixteen thousand dollars to go to college." Charlie Brown says, "I'm hoping for a baseball scholarship . . ." Lucy laughs. Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound alone and says, "I didn't even First appearance: April 25th, 1995 Rerun holds a basketball underneath the hoop. Rerun falls. Rerun lies on the ground with the ball next to him. Lucy stands over him and asks, "What was that?" Rerun answers, "That was my famous jump shot . ." First appearance: February 5th, 1956 Lucy is tearing up the living room: "Where's my blanket? I can't go to bed without my blanket..." She tosses sofa pillows into the air. She stalks down the hall in her pajamas. She stands at looks at Linus who is sitting on the floor, wucking his thumb and clutching a blanket. "GIMMME THAT BLANKET!" she shouts, and grabs it away from him. "GIMME IT, I SAY!" She adds First appearance: March 31st, 1990 Lucy stands on the pitcher's mound behind Charlie Brown. She shouts, "Come on, Charlie Brown . . Strike this guy out! You can do it! We believe in you!" Lucy walks away and says, "I've always believed in you . ." Lucy stands in the outfield and says, "Hypocrite that I am . ." Latest appearance: September 22nd, 2010 / First appearance: September 25th, 1963 "I need you opinion, Linus..." Lucy walks up to Linus, who stands by the TV. "I'm going to smile now, and I want you to tell me if I have a cute smile...." They face each other. Lucy smiles and raises her eyebrows. Linus considers her: "Sure, your smile is kind of cute although it looks sort of like an upside-down croquet wicket.." "We haven't played croquet in a long time.
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: July 23rd, 1987 Sally walks up to Charlie Brown, who sits in a lounge chair. Sally hands Charlie Brown a letter and says, "Here, you got a letter from Marcie . . She says she misses you . . ." Charlie Brown grabs the letter and says, "You opened my mail?!! You read my letter?!!" Sally says, "Well, we all have regrets." Charlie Brown says, "Regrets?" Sally turns away and says,"I knew if Latest appearance: July 20th, 2013 / First appearance: July 23rd, 1966 Snoopy hears a licking noise. Snoopy perks up his ears and hears a lapping noise. Snoopy smiles as he hears more licking and lapping sounds. Linus walks by with an ice cream cone and Snoopy thinks, "I knew I heard an ice cream approaching." First appearance: July 23rd, 1998 Sitting on the sofa, Rerun says, "This is how I have it figured.. If there are three kids in a family, each kid has 33 1/3% rights.." Lucy says, "90%, 5%, 5%!" Linus says, "So you'd better check your figures again.." First appearance: July 23rd, 1999 Peppermint Patty stands outside Marcie's front door. Marcie says, "No, I can't come out, sir... I have to practice the violin..." Peppermint Patty says, "You try to do too much, Marcie.. Someday your head is going to fall off." Marcie says, "Maybe you're right... I'll come out for a while.." Patty and Marcie lie under a tree. Patty says, "See? If you relax now and then, Latest appearance: July 20th, 2014 / First appearance: July 23rd, 1967 Snoopy lies on top of his doghouse. It is night. "Z": He's asleep. "WHAT'S THAT?!" Snoopy lifts his head. Snoopy sits up. He thinks, "It sounds like a fire engine...Or is it an ambulance? What a weird sound..." Snoopy lies on his stomach and thinks, "I guess it's a long way of...Some poor guy is in trouble..." He lies on his back. "Rats! Now, I'm wid First appearance: July 23rd, 1993 Snoopy sits in the back of a car. Snoopy thinks, "So here I am left to guard the car while the family goes shopping . ." Snoopy thinks, "Anyone who comes near this vehicle will meet a snarling tornado!" Snoopy sticks his tongue out and thinks, "On the other hand, for two cookies they can have the car . ." First appearance: July 23rd, 1984 Marcie sits in a chair and reads a letter. It says, "Dear Marcie, We are now back in Paris." The letter says, "We just had lunch in a very nice little restaurant." The letter says, "You'd be proud of me. I'm learning to order in French." Peppermint Patty sits at a talbe and smiles. She shouts, "Garcon, junk food, s'il vous plait!" First appearance: July 23rd, 1981 Peppermint Patty lies against a tree. Marcie says, "You look tired, sir." Peppermint Patty replies, "I'm exhausted, Marcie." Peppermint Patty continues, "I've been to three tabernacles, fourteen churches and two temples . . ." Marcie asks, "No one wanted to hear about your miracle?" Peppermint Patty holds a sheet of paper and says, "All I got was a bunch of tracts and this . . ." Latest appearance: July 22nd, 2004 / First appearance: July 23rd, 1970 Schroeder sits at his piano. Lucy leans on the piano. Schroeder asks, "What do you mean, Beethoven wouldn't have made it in Nashville?!" Lucy asks, "Did he have the Nashville sound? Huh? Did he? Did he?!" Schroeder frowns and says, "Good grief!" Schroeder walks away. Lucy smiles. Lucy shouts, "He probably wouldn't have made it in New Orleans, either!!" Latest appearance: July 21st, 2007 / First appearance: July 23rd, 1960 Charlie Brown approaches Lucy in an open field. He asks, "Well Lucy, your cartoon didn't improve the world after all, did it?" Lucy faces Charlie Brown. He says, "The sun went down last night, and the sun came up again this morning...it's still the same old world..." Lucy looks up in the sky as they stand in the field in front of a tree. Charlie Brown watches her. She tur First appearance: July 23rd, 1978 Both Peppermint Patty and Marcie are wearing backpacks. They hike across a fallen tree. They skip across a river via stones. As they walk along in the woods, Marcie asks,"I suppose we should be observing wildlife while we're out here, shouldn't we, sir?" Peppermint Patty replies,"Absolutely, Marcie...that's one of the purposes of backpacking." As Peppermint Patty walks off, Marc Latest appearance: July 20th, 2012 / First appearance: July 23rd, 1965 Linus shouts, "No mail?" Linus shouts, "My blanket didn't come again?!" Linus runs and says, "I'm going to write a letter to the postmaster general . . ." Linus writes, "Dear general," First appearance: July 23rd, 1985 Linus stands on a chair at the sink filling a glass of water. Lucy asks, "Where have you been?" Linus takes a drink of water and replies, "Walking through the woods near the golf course looking for lost balls to sell . . ." Lucy asks, "Did you make any money?" Linus replies, "Just enough to pay for the poison oak shots!" First appearance: July 23rd, 1992 Peppermint Patty lies on a bed reading a book. Marcie says, "Swimming lessons start in five minutes, sir . ." Snoopy, Peppermint Patty and Marcie carry their towels. Marcie says, "I'm glad we're using the buddy system . . I feel a lot safer . . ." Snoopy floats peacefully in the water. Peppermint Patty struggles in the water and screams, "Sure . . I'm drowning and my buddy is ea Latest appearance: July 27th, 2016 / First appearance: July 23rd, 1969 Sally lies in bed. Sally hears a loud scream. Sally sits up in her bed. Sally lies back down and says, "Before she moved away, he never cried out during the night . . ." First appearance: July 23rd, 1988 Snoopy sits on his doghouse. Charlie Brown says, "I'm fixing your dinner right now . ." Charlie Brown says, "While you're waiting, I thought you might like some soup . . And while you're waiting for the soup, I'll bring you French bread . ." Charlie Brown says, "And while you're waiting for the bread, I thought you might like some carrots . . ." Snoopy thinks, "What do I e Latest appearance: July 20th, 2009 / First appearance: July 23rd, 1962 Linus and Sally look up at the clouds. Sally asks, "Do clouds have mothers and fathers?" Sally continues, "Do clouds live and die? Do clouds have hopes and dreams? Do clouds experience pain? Do they have fears and anxieties? Linus looks at Sally. Linus replies, "Let's get back to your first question . . ." First appearance: July 23rd, 1982 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Charlie Brown says, "The can opener just broke." Charlie Brown continues, "You may have to wait an extra two minutes for supper . . . Is that all right?" Charlie Brown asks, "What do you think of that?" Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "Who can think the unthinkable?" Latest appearance: July 20th, 2010 / First appearance: July 23rd, 1963 "Playing jacks?" Charlie Brown stands above Sally, who sits on the ground. She answers, "Uh huh." "With a golf ball?" "I always use a golf ball...you get better action.." Sally looks up at him. "Well, have a good game.." he advises as he walks off. "I will.." Sally says. "I'm using the ball that all the touring pros use!" First appearance: July 23rd, 1975 Snoopy stands by the mailbox and holds a letter. He reads, "Dear Contributor." Snoopy walks and reads, "We are returning your manuscript. It does not suit our present needs." The Literary Ace continues to read, "P.S. We note that you sent your story by first class mail." The Literary Ace reads, "Junk mail may be sent third class."
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.”