Marcie

  • First appearance: July 20, 1971
  • Peppermint Patty’s best friend, loyal follower, and complete opposite, Marcie is the smart one of the duo—even if she doesn’t know the difference between baseball and hockey. She’s horrible at sports, but terrific at friendship, especially with Charlie Brown (whom she calls “Charles”) and Peppermint Patty (whom she calls “sir”).

  • Did you know: Though Marcie first appeared by name in 1971, a girl named Clara who bears a striking resemblance attended Camp Kamp with Peppermint Patty in 1968.
Marcie
First appearance: June 28th, 1989 Peppermint Patty and Marcie stand beside a mailbox. Peppermint Patty holds her report card and says. "Look, they just sent me my report card from summer school . . I got three 'A's'! Don't tell me I'm not a good student!" Marcie looks at the report card and says, "This isn't a report card, sir . . It's an advertisement for the 'AAA Plumbing Company.'" Peppermint Patty says, "There First appearance: July 14th, 1981 Peppermint Patty and Marcie lean against rocks. Peppermint Patty has a butterfly on her nose. She asks, "What's a butterfly doing on my nose? Do you think it's lost?" Peppermint Patty says, "I hope it doesn't think it's found a home . . ." Marcie says, "If it does, it probably thinks it's found a condominium!" Peppermint Patty says, "You're a big help, Marcie . ." Marcie sa First appearance: November 27th, 1987 Charlie Brown and Marcie sit on a bench. Marcie asks, "How did Snoopy feel when they took him into surgery?" Snoopy lies in a hospital bed. He perspires and thinks, "They're going to kill me! They're going to put me to sleep, and I'll never wake up!" A frightened Snoopy thinks, "They're going to bury me on the lone praire! I need a second opinion! I need a pain pill!" First appearance: October 30th, 1985 Peppermint Patty and Marcie stand at the wall. Marcie says, "My grampa is a 'frequent flier' so yesterday he went to the airport . . ." Marcie continues, "The lady behind the ticket counter said, 'Oh, you've already flown a hundred thousand miles.'" Marcie says, "'You don't have to make this trip,' she said . . 'You can go home!' So he went home!" Peppermint Patty says, "Yo First appearance: July 13th, 1986 Marcie and Peppermint Patty walk along the gangplank. They sit on the edge, looking across the lake. Marcie asks,"There's a boy's camp across the lake, sir..do you think Charles is there?" She shouts,"Charles! Are You Over There?" Peppermint Patty looks at her and grimaces; she exclaims,"Marcie! That's embarrassing!" Marcie cups her hands to her mouth and continues,"If yo First appearance: March 28th, 1983 Peppermint Patty says to Franklin and Marcie, "Where's our pelican? The game is ready to start! Where's Chuck and the pelican costume?!" Marcie says, "I told him he shouldn't come . . I told him it was degrading . . ." Peppermint Patty shouts, "Marcie!" Marcie says, "That's my name." Peppermint Patty screams, "Marcie!" Marcie says, "You got it right again." First appearance: August 25th, 1988 Marcie, Peppermint Patty and the World Famous Attorney stand in the dark. Marcie says, "Sir? It's getting too dark to see . ." Peppermint Patty asks, "Where's out guide? What are those sparks?" Snoopy thinks, "This is something we learned in law school . . If you chew wintergreen candy in the dark, it makes sparks!" Marcie asks, "What are we gonna do if we run out of wintergree First appearance: August 16th, 1996 Peppermint Patty fishes off the end of a dock. Marcie sits next to her. Peppermint Patty says, "There's a spiritual side to fishing that you don't understand, Marcie . ." Peppermint Patty says, "There's a oneness with nature . . . A unity . ." Peppermint Patty says, "And what's better than just being outdoors where . ." Peppermint Patty and Marcie sit in the pouring rain. First appearance: December 30th, 1998 Peppermint Patty lays on her bed on the phone and says, "Hey Marcie, you know the book we were supposed to read? I read the whole thing!" Marcie replies, "What you mean is, you saw the movie on t.v." Peppermint Patty says, "But I wrote a good report." Marcie replies, "What you mean is, you copied it out of the TV Guide." Peppermint Patty says, "Don't ask me to be a First appearance: August 7th, 1976 Peppermint Patty and Marcie lie in bed at camp. Peppermint Patty asks, "Was 'Lambcake' such a bad thing to be called, Marcie?" Peppermint Patty continues, "What about noodleneck or cementhead? People call each other lots of strange things without being really serious . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "You should think about that, Marcie." Marcie says, "I will." Marcie continues First appearance: November 29th, 1991 Marcie holds scissors in her hand and says, "Yes, ma'am . . We got the binder off her head . . . Yes, I had to do some snipping with a scissors . ." Marcie sits at her school desk and says, "No, ma'am, she didn't want to come to school today . . She said probably not for a long time . ." Peppermint Patty lies in her bed with really bad hair. She looks in a mirror. First appearance: October 22nd, 1984 Peppermint Patty sits at her school desk and tosses an eraser in the air. She thinks, "Ever see anyone catch an eraser in her teeth?" Peppermint Patty holds an eraser in her mouth and says, "Pretty good, huh, Marcie?" Peppermint Patty says, "Playing? No, ma'am." Peppermint Patty says, "Just correcting a few mistakes . ." First appearance: October 23rd, 1975 Peppermint Patty sits in a pumpkin patch. Marcie approaches and asks, "Sir, what in the world are you doing sitting in a pumpkin patch?" Peppermint Patty replies, "Halloween is coming, Marcie . . . Linus told me that on Halloween night the 'Great Pumpkin' rises out of the pumpkin patch, and brings gifts to all the kids in the world!" Marcie asks, "Do you believe that, sir?" Pepperm First appearance: June 28th, 1977 Marcie walks with a bag of golf clubs strapped to her back. Marcie falls into a sand trap with a scream. Peppermint Patty looks over the edge and asks, "What are you doing in that sand trap, Marcie?" Marcie replies with only her feet visible, "I think somebody left the door open . ." First appearance: April 22nd, 1987 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their school desks. Peppermint Patty wears four flowers in her hair. Peppermint Patty asks, "What do you think, Marcie?" Peppermint Patty says, "I figured I'd wear flowers in my hair to let the committee see how I'd look if I were 'May Queen'." Marcie says, "It almost gives you an unfair advantage, sir." Peppermint Patty says, "That's wh First appearance: February 29th, 1988 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their school desks. Peppermnt Patty looks at a piece of paper and says, "Rats! Another 'D-minus'!" Marcie says, "Life has its sunshine and its rain, sir . . Its days and its nights . . Its peaks and its valleys . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "It's raining tonight in my valley!" First appearance: September 6th, 1989 Peppermint Patty sits at her desk at school and says, "Yes, ma'am . . For my book report, I'm going to read 'Little Ladies.'" Marcie whispers, "'Little Women.'" Peppermint Patty says, "Little Women, Little Girls, Little Ladies, Little Bo-Peep, Li'l Abner . . . Who cares?" First appearance: May 16th, 1989 Peppermint Patty walks by Marcie's desk at school and Marcie looks confused. Peppermint Patty sits at a desk and asks, "Do you mind if I try sitting way back here, ma'am?" Peppermint Patty continues, "I think maybe I can return your questions better from the baseline . ." First appearance: January 2nd, 1984 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their school desks. Peppermint Patty says, "I'd like to ask the teacher a question, but I'm afraid she'll think it's dumb . . ." Marcie replies, "They say the only dumb question is the one that you don't ask." Peppermint Patty raises her hand and asks, "Ma'am? Is it all right if we turn in our book reports a year late?" Marcie wears her First appearance: November 21st, 1984 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit in their school desks. Peppermint Patty wears a paper hat and says, "Yes, ma'am, it's my report on Emily Dickinson . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "I made it into a hat this morning so I wouldn't forget it." Peppermint Patty says, "It'd look great with that green blouse you're wearing . . ." Marcie whispers, "You're weird, sir."
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: June 27th, 1990 Charlie Brown stands on his doorstep. Peppermint Patty says, "Hi, Chuck . . Just thought I'd drop by, and let you know I'm all through with summer school . . ." Charlie Brown says, "I didn't know you had been going to summer school . ." Peppermint Patty walks away and says, "Thanks, Chuck . . Glad to see you're keeping up with what your friends are doing . ." Charlie Brown First appearance: June 27th, 1992 Linus drags his blanket on the ground. Snoopy follows behind him. Both are dripping wet. Linus says, "I hate to admit it, you crazy dog . ." Linus and Snoopy sit on the ground. Both smile. Linus says, "But that was kind of fun!" First appearance: June 27th, 1998 As he is eating, Snoopy tells Woodstock, "Dog food? Well, it usually has a hearty flavor.. A little spicy.. Maybe a touch of gaminess.." Woodstock says something. Snoopy lies on his house and thinks, "No. I don't want to know what a worm tastes like..." Latest appearance: June 24th, 2006 / First appearance: June 27th, 1959 Charlie Brown kneels on the grass in front of Snoopy. He says, "Here Snoopy, let me take that stupid bonnet off your head.." Snoopy head shakes as Charlie Brown pulls the bonnet off. Charlie Brown exclaims, "There!" Snoopy walks away. He thinks, "Boy, I'm glad that silly business is over..." Snoopy lies in his doghouse and thinks, "I wasn't sure whether I was going to end First appearance: June 27th, 1980 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and throws a pitch. The ball comes back at Charlie Brown and knocks his clothes off. Charlie Brown lies on the pitcher's mound. Lucy stands over him and says, "I thought you were gonna give 'im the ol' schmuckle ball . . ." Charlie Brown sits up and says, "He gave it back!" First appearance: June 27th, 1983 The Beaglescout and Woodstock sit on a cliff overlooking the ocean. The Beaglescout thinks, "Beautiful, isn't it?" The Beaglescout thinks, "Maybe, when we get back, you can sell some of your photographs to a wildlife magazine . . ." Woodstock asks a question. The Beaglescout thinks, "What's wildlife? You're wildlife." Snoopy thinks, "I'm what you call semi-wildlife." Latest appearance: June 22nd, 2000 / First appearance: June 27th, 1974 Charlie Brown stands in the grass. Linus runs and carries a letter. He says, "Look, Charlie Brown, my application not to go to camp was accepted!" Charlie Brown holds the letter and says, "You, too?" Linus smiles and says, "Boy, what a relief! No summer camp!" Linus points in the air and says, "'We have escaped as a bird from the snare of the fowlers; The snare is broken and we hav Latest appearance: June 24th, 2013 / First appearance: June 27th, 1966 Lucy sits in front of the psychiatric help booth and says, "I have a strange problem so I've come to you for help . . ." Lucy continues, "I consider my brother as being a complete blockhead . . . Yet now that he's gone off to camp, I miss him . . . What's wrong with me?" Lucy sits behind the psychiatric help booth and says, "You're cracking up!" Lucy returns to the front of Latest appearance: June 25th, 2007 / First appearance: June 27th, 1960 Linus is wearing a baseball cap standing in the baseball field in extremely tall grass. He says, "I don't mind playing right field." He continues, "I don't mind standing out here in weeds over my head...really, I don't..." Linus continues, "I mean, if this is where I can do the team the most good, this is where I belong." He concludes, "The only thing that bothers me is I Latest appearance: June 24th, 2009 / First appearance: June 27th, 1962 Linus runs toward Charlie Brown, extremely distraught. Linus says, "They saw it! They saw it!" Linus throws back his head and wails, "Somebody saw my blanket flying out over the Pacific ocean!" Linus says, "Oh, my poor blanket! It's always been afraid of the water! It can't swim!" Linus shouts, "It can't even wade!" First appearance: June 27th, 1975 Charlie Brown and a boy sit in the stands at a baseball game. They look up in the air. The boy points and says, "Hey, look! A foul ball coming this way!" Charlie Brown is mobbed by hands and arms. Charlie Brown holds up the ball and shouts, "I got it!" Charlie Brown is completely mobbed by hands and arms. First appearance: June 27th, 1991 The Literary Ace sits on his doghouse and writes, "Her love affair had ended. She didn't want to live." The Literary Ace writes, "She threw herself in front of a Zamboni." Lucy looks at the paper and says, "That's the dumbest things I've ever read!" Snoopy types, "She threw herself in front of a skateboard." Latest appearance: June 24th, 2008 / First appearance: June 27th, 1961 Linus is busy building something with his blocks. Lucy comes over and kicks Linus's creation down. Lucy walks off while Linus looks down at the fallen blocks. Linus screams, "Hoe can you sleep nights knowing that you're driving me crazy?" First appearance: June 27th, 1978 Sally carries her sleeping bag. Charlie Brown says, "Well, I suppose you had your usual miserable time at camp . . . Did you hate it?" Sally replies, "Unfortunately, no! I met a new girl named Eudora." Sally unpacks and says, "I had to keep convincing her that camp was fun . . ." Sally shouts, "My miserable time was ruined!!" Latest appearance: June 27th, 2009 / First appearance: June 27th, 1957 Snoopy walks along looking at the puddles on the ground. He jumps as he continues to look at the ground. He shudders and keeps jumping as he looks at the ground. Snoopy jumps as Charlie Brown and Shermy appear. Charlie Brown says, "There sure are a lot of worms on the sidewalk after it rains.." Latest appearance: June 24th, 2016 / First appearance: June 27th, 1969 The World War I Flying Ace walks in the grass. The World War I Flying Ace stands in front of a dish of food. The World War I Flying Ace stands between the supper dish and the doghouse. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "It's good to be back with my old outfit!" First appearance: June 27th, 1965 Lucy is standing and leaning a bit to the right with a questioning look. (BR) (BR)Lucy walks towards a sleeping Linus who is sucking his thumb and holding his blanket up to his cheek. (BR) (BR) Lucy walks past Linus with a questioning look on her face. (BR) (BR) Lucy stops and listens leaning a bit to the left. (BR) (BR) Lucy starts walking to the right again. Lucy is back standing next to Linus l First appearance: June 27th, 1989 Charlie Brown sits in a beanbag chair. Sally says, "I think your dog has finally flipped . ." Charlie Brown asks, "What's he doing now?" Snoopy sits in a chair and thinks, "Good evening . . I'm Alistair Beagle . . We are now at the third episode of 'Dark and Stormy Night.'" First appearance: June 27th, 1986 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and shouts, "In case you're interested there's a zamboni headed your way!" Lucy asks, "What's a zamboni?" Charlie Brown says, "A zamboni is the machine that resurfaces that ice between periods at a hockey game . . ." Snoopy drives a zamboni. Lucy lies on top of it and shouts, "I'm too young to be resurfaced!" First appearance: June 27th, 1976 Sally walks along with paper in her hand, dropping some of it behind her. She sits at the table, with the paper in front of her and a pencil in her mouth. She writes,"Dear Movie Critic," She looks at the paper, which reads,"How come you never like the same movies that I like?" She continues writing,"You're weird! Love, Sally Brown" She writes another letter; it reads,"Dea
Marcie is one-up on Peppermint Patty in every way. She sees the truth of things, where it invariably escapes Patty. I like Marcie.
Charles Schulz

Interests

  • School

    Marcie’s sharp scholastic mind and genuine appreciation for the finer arts set her apart from her peers.

  • Charlie Brown

    Peppermint Patty and Marcie consistently pine and compete for “Chuck.”

  • Reading

    Marcie always enjoys a good book!