Sally

  • First appearance: August 23, 1959
  • Charlie Brown’s little sister believes the world owes her an explanation. Why does she have to go to school? Why doesn’t Linus, her Sweet Babboo, love her? And what’s the capital of Venezuela? Sally is always on the hunt for answers—and when she doesn’t get them, she comes up with a whole new philosophy: “Who cares?”

  • Did you know: For 6 months, Sally experienced amblyopia ("lazy eye") and wore an eye patch.
Sally
First appearance: March 31st, 1987 Sally sits at her school desk and says, "Yes, ma'am." Sally stands in the front of the classroom and says, "This is my report on daytime and nighttime." Sally says, "Daytime is so you can see where you're going . ." Sally says, "Nighttime is so you can lie in bed and worry . ." First appearance: December 18th, 1989 Linus and Sally walk away as Snoopy wears a Santa Claus outfit and rings a bell collecting money for charity. Sally says, "I thought Santa Claus said 'ho, ho, ho!'" Snoopy says, "Woof woof woof." First appearance: April 2nd, 1993 Charlie Brown chases Royanne and says, "Hey, kid! Wait a minute! I don't know your name!" Royanne replies, "Roy Hobbs was my great-grandfather . . When you hit that home run yesterday, you ruined my life!" Sally sits in the beanbag chair. Charlie Brown says, "I just met the great-granddaughter of Roy Hobbs!" Sally says, "I never know what you're talking about . ." First appearance: March 28th, 1997 Linus stands next to Charlie Brown and says, "You were depressed so I lent you my blanket . ." Linuys continues, "And now you say you don't know where it is?!!" Linus shouts, "How could you do this to me?!" Linus pounds the floor. Sally says, "Poor sweet babboo . ." Linus says, "I'm not your sweet babboo!" First appearance: September 3rd, 1979 Charlie Brown sits at the table and smudges a piece of paper. He tries to write, "Dear Pen Pal, How have you." Charlie Brown grits his teeth and shouts, "Rats!" Sally looks over Charlie Brown's shoulder. Charlie Brown looks at the paper and asks, "Do you think an ink eraser would help?" Sally replies, "How about a lighted match?" First appearance: August 14th, 1992 Sally and the World Famous Attorney walk on the sidewalk in front of a building. Sally asks, "How can we find the courthouse if we don't know what a courthouse looks like?" Snoopy thinks, "It's probably a big building with lots of people standing around . ." Sally says, "I hope you're not in a hurry to get back home . ." Snoopy thinks, "Not really . . I've already missed t First appearance: December 10th, 1987 Charlie Brown sits in a chair and reads a book. Sally holds a pen and paper and says, "I'm making out my Christmas list . ." Sally asks, "How do you spell your name?" Charlie Brown responds, "I'm your brother, and you don't even know how to spell my name?!" Sally walks away and says, "I'll put down 'Sam' . . . I know how to spell that . ." First appearance: November 3rd, 1981 Sally stands in front of the class and says, "This is my report on Joan of Arc . . . Most likely, Joan was anorexic . . ." Sally continues, "Which prompts this bit of advice . . . Listen to voices if you want, but always eat a good breakfast!" Sally points and asks, "Question?" Sally says, "Hot cereal, scrambled eggs, toast, orange juice and look up the word yourself!" First appearance: March 25th, 1977 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Sally carries a dish of food and says, "Here's your supper, Snoopy . . ." Sally continues, "Have you heard anything from my big brother? I thought maybe he'd write . . ." Sally says, "I wonder how he's doing . . . I'll bet you miss him, don't you?" Snoopy thinks, "Oh, yeah . . . The round-headed kid . . ." First appearance: May 13th, 1991 Charlie Brown, Sally and Snoopy sit on a couch. Charlie Brown says, "'When Sodom and Gomorrah were destroyed, Lot and his two daughters escaped, but his wife was turned into a pillar of salt.'" Snoopy thinks, "What happened to their dog?" Latest appearance: February 1st, 2017 / First appearance: February 4th, 1970 Sally and Charlie Brown sit at the table. Sally looks at a piece of paper and says, "I want to make my own valentines this year, but I can't draw a good heart." Charlie Brown says, "Try drawing just one side, and then fold it over and trace the other side." Sally shouts, "Fold it over?! I hate folding things over! Why does it have to be so complicated?" Sally continues, "Fo First appearance: September 1st, 1986 Sally walks. Sally walks past a signpost. Sally reads a sign that reads, "No! No! No! No!" Sally sighs. First appearance: March 7th, 1977 Charlie Brown stands with Snoopy and Sally. He holds a sack and a stick and says, "I'm running away, Sally . . . I don't want to go to jail . ." Snoopy thinks, "Who's going to feed the dog?" Charlie Brown says, "Feed Snoopy for me while I'm away will you?" Snoopy thinks, "Make sure he gets enough." Charlie Brown walks away and says, "Make sure he gets enough, and tell everyone not Latest appearance: December 28th, 2004 / First appearance: December 29th, 1970 Sally sits at the table and writes, "To the members of the school board, On my way to school today I lost a mitten." Sally continues to write, "If it weren't for you people, I would not have to go to school and would not have lost it. Therefore, I demand that you pay!!!!" Charlie Brown approaches and says, "Look! I found your mitten . ." Sally writes, "P.S. Forget it." Latest appearance: July 31st, 2015 / First appearance: August 2nd, 1968 Charlie Brown and Franklin stand in front of a sand castle at the beach. Franklin smiles and says, "Now there you are, Charlie Brown . . There's a real sand castle!" Charlie Brown says, "It looks great, Franklin." Franklin says, "I hear my mom calling me . . I hate to go . . This has been a good day . ." Charlie Brown shouts, "Ask your mother if you can come over sometime and spend First appearance: August 12th, 1993 Charlie Brown sleeps in bed. Sally stands behind him. Sally screams, "School starts in four weeks!!" Charlie Brown flips out of bed. Charlie Brown is dazed as Sally walks away and says, "Details at eleven . ." First appearance: November 20th, 1989 Sally and Charlie Brown walk to the bus stop. Sally says, "When you go to school, you should always carry a soft lunch . ." Charlie Brown asks, "A soft lunch?" Sally leans against a pole and uses her lunch as a pillow. She says, "To lean against while you're waiting for the bus . ." First appearance: August 21st, 1995 Charlie Brown sits on a beanbag chair. Sally says, "That little red haired girl just called . ." Sally says, "She wants you to meet her at the playground, and push her on the swings . ." Charlie Brown quickly walks past Sally. Sally shouts, "August Fool!" First appearance: November 20th, 1993 Charlie Brown sits in a beanbag chair. Sally holds a piece of paper and says, "I need help with my homework." Charlie Brown inquires, "Which subject?" Sally says, "Subject?" Sally asks, "You mean we have subjects?" First appearance: August 6th, 1989 Snoopy gazes at his supper dish, thinking, "This is it! It's just you and I, partner!" He walks with the supper dish in his mouth, thinking, "The secret is to stay cool.." Bam! Bam! Bam! Snoopy stands on the doorstep and kicks at the front door. Snoopy stands at the front door, with his dish in his mouth expectantly. Sally sticks her head out the door. Sally turns a
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, 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 First appearance: March 18th, 1995 Lucy walks in from right field while its raining. Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Lucy says, "It's raining here, too, huh?" Lucy walks back to right field. First appearance: March 18th, 1989 Charlie Brown and Linus stand on the pitcher's mound. Charlie Brown asks, "Am I naive, Linus?" Charlie Brown continues, "I thought our teacher came to watch our game, but all she was doing was meeting her boyfriend." Linus walks off the pitcher's mound. Charlie Brown asks, "Am I naive Linus?" Linus replies, "You're naive, Charlie Brown . ." 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, 1978 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit in the grass.Marcie says, "You see, sir, we all need someone to kiss us goodbye . . ." Marcie continues, "No one should be expected to go off to school, or to work or to join the Navy without someone to kiss him goodbye!" Marcie adds, "It's just human nature . . ." Marcie says, "We all need someone to kiss us goodbye." Peppermint Patty says, 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, 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, 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, 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 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 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 Latest appearance: March 15th, 2017 / First appearance: March 18th, 1970 The Literary Ace types, "I was born one bright spring morning at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm." The Literary Ace smiles and types, "I was one of seven puppies. My father and mother loved me." The Literary Ace continues to type, "Those were happy days." Snoopy smiles and thinks, "'Beagle Press' has asked me to write my autobiography . . ." First appearance: March 18th, 1976 Snoopy lies on the doghouse with his foot in a cast. Woodstock stands on the cast. Woodstock jumps on the cast and sings. Snoopy lifts his foot and Woodstock to his open mouth. He thinks, "Cool it!" Woodstock sits on Snoopy's cast. 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, 1991 Charlie Brown carries a baseball bat. Lucy walks behind him. Charlie Brown shouts, "How could we have lost the first game of the season fifty-three to nothing?!!" Charlie Brown exclaims, "Why couldn't the score at least have been fifty-three to one?!" Lucy shouts, "We were robbed!" 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, 1975 Charlie Brown walks toward the pitcher's mound and looks confused. Patty says, "We hope you don't mind, Charlie Brown." Schroeder says, "I needed some dirt for my garden . . ." Five says, "I needed some dirt for our lawn . ." Linus says, "I needed some dirt for our window box . . ." Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Many chunks of dirt are missing from it. 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, 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
Sally is the complete pragmatist. There is a certain charm when she fractures the language: ‘By golly, if any centimeters come in this room, I’ll step on them!
Charles Schulz

Interests

  • Linus

    Sally is devoted to Linus, who she affectionately calls her “sweet babboo.”

  • Moving

    Sally is constantly trying to move into her big brother’s bedroom whenever he leaves the house.

  • Philosophies

    Though never really on target, Sally feels a philosophy like “Why are you telling me?” can solve any problem.