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: December 12th, 1989 The World War I Flying Ace has his head in his hands as he sits with Marcie at the table. Marcie says, "The World War I Flying Ace looks lonely . ." Marcie continues, "Perhaps another root beer would help to cure his loneliness . . ." Snoopy sits with a stack of empty mugs and thinks, "I doubt it . ." Latest appearance: November 17th, 2000 / First appearance: November 22nd, 1974 Marcie stands at Peppermint Patty's door and holds a box. Peppermint Patty says, "Marcie! What do you want?!" Marcie replies, "I've brought you something, sir . . ." Peppermint Patty holds a dress. Marcie says, "My mom made you a skating dress because she knew I wasn't really going to be able to do it right . ." Marcie continues, "She said she also knows you don't have a skating mo Latest appearance: June 15th, 2002 / First appearance: June 10th, 1972 Marcie and Peppermint Patty run beside the lake. Peppermint Patty says, "I can hardly wait to see ol' Chuck . . . We're gonna have a great time!" Marcie says, "Sir, I didn't tell you, did I, but there's another girl in our camp who knows Chuck . ." Peppermint Patty says, "Another girl? Who?" Marcie says, "I don't know her name, but she has red hair, and she said she used to go to t First appearance: July 24th, 1987 Marcie stands at a pay phone and says, "Hello? This is Marcie . . May I speak to Charles, please?" Sally replies into the telephone, "If you mean my big brother, he isn't home . . He's probably playing baseball . . ." Sally says, "No, I don't take messages." Sally sits in a beanbag chair and watches television. She says, "I have better things to do . ." First appearance: May 13th, 1988 Peppermint Patty and Marcie sit on a bench and eat lunch. Peppermint Patty says, "I've decided to start eating more vegetables for lunch . ." Marcie says, "Carrot cake is not a vegetable . ." First appearance: September 18th, 1997 Peppermint Patty and Marcie are sitting in their desks at school. Marcie turns around and says, "Quick, Marcie.. I need a pencil and some paper.." Patty puts out her hand and says, "And I need an eraser, a pen and a ruler." Marcie holds a book and says to the teacher, "No, Ma'am.. I'm her caddie." First appearance: September 18th, 1998 Peppermint Patty sleeps at her desk at school. Peppermint Patty snores. Marcie builds a sculpture with block on top of Patty's nose. Suddenly Peppermint Patty wakes up. Peppermint Patty says, "I'm awake!" Marcie and the blocks go flying. Peppermint Patty sits on the floor sound asleep in front of the principal's office. Marcie builds a sculture on top of her head with buildin First appearance: June 16th, 1977 Marcie and Peppermint Patty stand at the counter in the pro shop. Peppermint Patty says, "Yes, sir . . We want to be caddies." Peppermint Patty smiles and says, "We think we're highly suited for the job." Peppermint Patty continues, "We're not lazy, nor unreliable nor discourteous . . ." Marcie whispers, "Tell him we don't drink wine, either, sir . . ." Peppermint Patty say First appearance: January 20th, 1979 Peppermint Patty and Marcie walk down stairs. Peppermint Patty says, "I filled out an application for a library card, Marcie." Peppermint Patty says, "One thing for sure; when I get my own library card, I'll never leave home without it!" Marcie says, "Karl Malden will be glad to hear it, sir." Peppermint Patty asks, "What?" Marcie replies, "Nothing, sir." First appearance: March 13th, 1988 Peppermint Patty sits at the school desk asleep. Marcie leans over with her hand at the side of her mouth. She calls, "Psst! Sir, she's calling your name..." Peppermint Patty struggles awake and says, "Yes, Ma'am, I'm awake!" With her neck in pain, she says, "Help me, Marcie...I can't lift my head...." Marcie lies across the desk attaching an object to Peppermint P First appearance: September 21st, 1980 Marcie and Peppermint Patty are standing in a field. The latter holds a football and says,"I think we should practice something different this time..." Marcie says,"Not too different, sir..." They kneel on the ground with the football nearby. Peppermint Patty traces on the ground and says,"This is the play, Marcie.....you go straight out, cut left, cut back, go straight, cut back, go ri First appearance: December 1st, 1987 Charlie Brown stands at a counter and says, "Thank you, ma'am . . We appreciate it . . ." Charlie Brown says to Marcie, "They've canceled Snoopy's knee surgery." Marcie asks, "Did they say why?" A happy Snoopy runs down the hall in a hospital gown. He thinks, "Dogs don't have knees!" First appearance: February 4th, 1986 Peppermint Patty and Marcie sit in theatre seats. Marcie asks, "Are you enjoying the concert, sir?" Peppermint Patty replies, "Sort of . . . This is a long piece, isn't it?" Marcie says, "You have to concentrate on the music, and not let your mind wander . ." Peppermint Patty says, "I think maybe I'll have French toast for breakfast tomorrow . . ." First appearance: July 13th, 1981 Peppermint Patty and Marcie lean against rocks. Peppermint Patty has a butterfly land on her nose. She says, "Look, Marcie, a butterfly landed on my nose!" Marcie says, "You are probably one of only a dozen people in the history of the world who has had a butterfly land on her nose." Peppermint Patty asks, "Do you think its an omen?" Marcie replies, "No, it's a butterfly all right. First appearance: April 23rd, 1984 Marcie and Peppermint Patty lie under a tree. Peppermint Patty says, "Have you ever thought of getting contact lenses, Marcie?" Marcie says, "I tried some last month . . ." Marcie says, "I thought they'd make me look taller, but they didn't." Peppermint Patty says, "You're weird, Marcie!" First appearance: May 2nd, 1979 Peppermint Patty and Marcie sit on a bench and eat their lunch. Marcie asks, "How can you pig-out on all that junk food every day, sir?" Peppermint Patty replies, "Life is more than carrot sticks, Marcie." Marcie says, "I'll bet you've never even tried one, sir" Peppermint Patty holds a carrot stick and sticks her tongue out. She asks, "What is a stomach that's expecting a chocolat First appearance: March 3rd, 1978 Marcie walks with Peppermint Patty and says, "I think you should try eating a couple of eggs for breakfast, sir." Peppermint Patty asks, "You think that might help me stay awake, Marcie?" Marcie replies, "You've never seen a chicken fall asleep in class, have you?" Peppermint Patty says, "What?" Marcie smiles and says, "That was a joke, sir." First appearance: September 14th, 1984 Marcie and Peppermint Patty lean on a fence. Marcie says, "And I told the teacher to listen . . She heard it, too." Marcie says, "She called in the principal, and we all stood around your desk and listened . . ." Marcie exclaims, "We could hear your snoring, sir . . It was weird!" Peppermint Patty frowns and says, "I don't have to listen to this, Marcie." First appearance: October 7th, 1997 Peppermint Patty and Marcie are at the golf course, practicing their putting of the green. Peppermint Patty says, "Be proud of me, Marcie.. I've spent a whole hour here on the putting green." Marcie, acting as a caddie, says, "I'm very proud of you, sir.. and you've only lost five balls.." First appearance: December 7th, 1977 Marcie and Snoopy, as Peppermint Patty, sit at their desks in school. Marcie whispers, "Psst!" Marcie says, "This is a hard test, isn't it, sir?" Marcie asks, "What did you put down for the last question? Snoopy holds up his paper. It has a large paw print on 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: March 18th, 1988 Linus sucks his thumb and holds his blanket. Lucy sneaks up behind him. Lucy pulls the blanket away from Linus and spins him around. A dazed and confused Linus sits on the ground shaking. Lucy holds the blanket and says, "Two and a half revolutions . . . I used to do better than that . ." First appearance: March 18th, 1956 "Sometimes I think I'd like to be almost anything but a dog.." Snoopy thinks as he sits on the grass. He looks up at the sky: "Birds are the people I envy the most..." He watches a bird fly past: "Boy! There's the life!" He sighs as he watches the birds overhead. Charlie Brown walks by and notices Snoopy: "?" as Snoopy wiggles his ears. Charlie Brown watches First appearance: March 18th, 1999 Linus hold his blanket and walks past Rerun and Snoopy. Rerun says, "Theoretically, my older brother should be my role model..." Rerun says, "But that blanket business takes care of that.." Rerun says, "Which forces me to look elsewhere, and maybe ask the question..." Rerun turns to Snoopy and says, "Can the neighbor's dog be a role model?" First appearance: March 18th, 1997 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Pigpen stands in front of him. Charlie Brown says, "'Pigpen,' I don't understand you . ." Charlie Brown continues, "This is the first inning of our first game, and you're already covered with dirt . ." Pigpen says, "This isn't all from today . . Some of it's left over from last year . ." Latest appearance: March 15th, 2013 / First appearance: March 18th, 1966 A little bird sleeps on Snoopy's head. Snoopy thinks, "I can't stand it!" Snoopy frowns and thinks, "My parents had great ambitions for me . . . I even had great ambitions for myself . . ." Snoopy thinks, "But there's one thing for sure . . . I have no intention of ending up as a stupid . . ." Snoopy sends the bird flying as he thinks, "Bird sanctuary! Latest appearance: March 16th, 2015 / First appearance: March 18th, 1968 Charlie Brown lies in bed with his baseball cap on. He says, "It's kind of nice not being manager . ." Charlie Brown sits up and says, "On the night before our games I always used to lie awake worrying . . ." Charlie Brown lies back down and says, "I wonder if our new manager is lying awake worrying . . ." Snoopy lies on the doghouse and sleeps. First appearance: March 18th, 1986 Peppermint Patty and Marcie sit on a bench eating lunch. Marcie asks, "Is that all you're having for lunch, sir? Just French fries?" Marcie says, "I have a theory that eating too many French fries causes memory loss and personality alterations . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "I doubt it, Marcie . ." Peppermint Patty examines a fry and says, "If they did, there'd be a warnin Latest appearance: March 15th, 2006 / First appearance: March 18th, 1959 Linus passes Charlie Brown standing on the sidewalk and Lucy sitting down behind him. He says, "Good morning, Charlie Brown.." Charlie Brown responds, "Good morning Linus.." Charlie Brown says, "Well, HE sure looks busy.." Lucy gets up and says, "Oh, yes, he's been very busy since he got his new tool set.." Charlie Brown looks after Linus and asks, "What's he building?" Lucy r First appearance: March 18th, 1980 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and says, "I can understand how you might become infatuated with me." Lucy continues, "One thing I wouldn't want you to do, however, and that would be to put me on a pedestal." Schroeder pulls the piano out from underneath Lucy and says, "Good." Lucy lies on the floor and says, "Of course, if I were on a pedestal, I could r Latest appearance: March 16th, 2011 / First appearance: March 18th, 1964 Snoopy, Linus and Charlie Brown walk. Linus says, "You know what you and Snoopy should do?" "You should so to obedience school." Snoopy stops walking. "Why should we go to obedience school?" Snoopy thinks. Snoopy lies on top of his doghouse and thinks, "He already does everything I want him to!" First appearance: March 18th, 1998 Lucy and Rerun are in the garden. Rerun holds the hoe while Lucy saysm "This is going to be our garden.." Rerun says, "So?" Lucy says, "So your job is to take that hoe and dig out all the weeds and rocks.." Rerun says, "I can do that.. When do you want it finished?" Lucy says, "This afternoon." Rerun says, "I was thinking more like maybe in fifty years.." Latest appearance: March 22nd, 2009 / First appearance: March 18th, 1962 Charlie Brown stands on the baseball field and says, "All right, let's have the infielders right over here . . ." Linus walks onto the field, smiling, wearing glasses and dragging his blanket. Charlie Brown points and says, "Glasses? You're going to wear your new glasses while you play shortstop?" Linus says, "Why not? I'll be better than ever . . . I won't miss a thing!" First appearance: March 18th, 1981 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Charlie Brown holds out a postcard and says, "Here, you got a postcard from Woodstock." Snoopy thinks, "From Woodstock? I didn't even know he was gone . . ." Snoopy reads, "Dear Friend of Friends, Am on my way to San Juan Capistrano to see the swallows return . . ." Snoopy continues to read, "Will write more later . . Your friend, Woodstock - P. Latest appearance: March 15th, 2014 / First appearance: March 18th, 1967 Linus sucks his thumb and holds his blanket. Charlie Brown frowns and says, "We lost our first game . . And nobody cares! Sometimes I get so disgusted I feel like I want to scream or bang my head against a tree!" Linus hands his blanket to Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown sucks his thumb and holds the blanket. Charlie Brown hands the blanket back to Linus and says, "Thanks . . Latest appearance: March 18th, 2001 / First appearance: March 18th, 1973 Lucy holds up a sign which reads, "Power to my kind" Lucy stands behind Charlie Brown, who looks at the pitcher's mound. He announces, "This is the moment I wait for all winter long..." Standing on top, in Charlie Brown continues, "It's a strange feeling when you walk onto the mound for the first time each spring.." Lucy, in close-up profile, asks, "That sort of gives you a First appearance: March 18th, 1977 Charlie Brown stands next to Milo. Milo says, "Charles?" Milo continues, "My name is Milo, and I need some help with my hitting." Charlie Brown says, "Okay, Milo, you want help with your stance, or your swing, or your grip or what?" Milo rests the bat on his shoulder and it is bigger than him. He says, "Just help me lift the bat!" Latest appearance: March 15th, 2012 / First appearance: March 18th, 1965 Lucy walks past a table. Linus' blanket looms overhead. The blanket drops onto Lucy's head. Lucy runs, yelling and screaming, from the room. Linus frowns at the blanket and says, "Good grief! What am I going to do with you? And stop giggling!" 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 18th, 1993 Charlie Brown, Woodstock and Snoopy stand on the pitcher's mound. Charlie Brown says, "How could he play on our team? He's too short!" Snoopy watches as Woodstock sniffs and runs away crying. Charlie Brown says, "Well, ask him if maybe he'd like to be our bat bird . ." First appearance: March 18th, 1987 Charlie Brown rakes a sand trap and says, "Eighty sand traps and I have to rake the footprints out of all of them . . ." Charlie Brown sits on the ground exhausted and says, "Just because of my dog . ." Charlie Brown rakes a sand trap and says, "They say this is a very sophisticated golf club . . ." Charlie Brown looks at a flag and exclaims, "All the greens break toward th
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!