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: September 7th, 1998 Lucy kneels in front of Rerun's bed. Lucy says, "You have to go to school tomorrow.. you can't hide under your bed.." Lucy says, "School isn't so bad.. think of all the things you're going to learn.." Rerun comes in. Rerun says, "Who are you talking to?" Latest appearance: September 28th, 2008 / First appearance: September 24th, 1961 Lucy watches tv. Linus says, "Do you think it's possible to catch a vulture?" Lucy replies, "Why not?" Linus walks outside. Snoopy sits in a tree peering down at Linus. Linus asks Lucy, "What's the best way to capture a vulture?" Lucy replies, "Tickle it on the nose." Linus walks back outside. Linus tickles Snoopy on the nose. Linus continues to tickle. Snoopy First appearance: March 19th, 1956 Lucy and Linus sit a the window looking outside the window at night. Linus asks, "Will the lighting hurt us, Lucy?" She looks at him and replies, "No, I think we're safe in here.." They stand quietly looking through the window. Linus asks, "I wonder if Miss Frances is safe?" Latest appearance: December 3rd, 2011 / First appearance: December 5th, 1964 Lucy frowns as she runs, holding the football. The ball rolls into the air as Lucy somersalts backwards. She lies on her back on the ground. She sits up and glare at the football. She says: "Don't look at me like that, or I'll let all your air out!" Latest appearance: November 27th, 2015 / First appearance: November 29th, 1968 Snoopy stands in front of Lucy's psychiatric booth. Snoopy's supper dish sits on the counter. Lucy says, "When you pay me my twenty cents, I'll return your supper!" Snoopy thinks, "What'll I do? I'd write a letter to the AMA, but by the time they get it, I'll starve to death . . ." Snoopy walks away and thinks, "Ooo! I'm so frustrated!" Snoopy kicks the psychiatric booth. L Latest appearance: May 11th, 2011 / First appearance: May 13th, 1964 Lucy approaches Linus, who is sucking his thumb and holding his blanket. "Linus, do you think I'm a very crabby person?" She asks. Linuis holds out his arms. "Stand right there...don't move!" he exclaims. Linus runs. He shouts, "YES, I THINK YOU'RE A VERY CRABBY PERSON!" Latest appearance: September 4th, 2012 / First appearance: September 7th, 1965 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and says, "Schroeder, do you think I'm beautiful?" Scroeder replies, "I think you're the most beautiful girl the world has ever known . . ." Lucy is speechless. Lucy turns to Schroeder and says, "You hate me don't you?" Latest appearance: November 12th, 2008 / First appearance: November 15th, 1961 Standing on the sidewalk next to a fire hydrant Lucy is looking at Linus as he is saying, "I think i'm ahead of my time... (BR) (BR) Lucy and Linus are facing each other and Lucy is Yelling, " Ha! That's a laugh! You're just like a lot of others who say the same thing! It's an excuse, that's what it is !"(BR) (BR) The two are still standing on the side walk next to a fire hydrant as Lucy stretches Latest appearance: September 26th, 2007 / First appearance: September 28th, 1960 Schroeder is reading to Lucy in the living-room. He says, "'Sometimes he would startle people in public places'." Schroeder continues, "'He flew out in anger against all that was petty, dull, or greedy in men'." Lucy lounges on the piano and Schroeder continues, "'....often, however, his scorn would turn to high hilarity and humorous jests'" Lucy turns to Schroeder and ask First appearance: May 28th, 1958 Lucy and Linus are in the living-room. She looks in a bag and says, "I'll take the yellow ones and the white ones.." She continues, "I'll also take the red ones, the orange ones and the black ones.." She gives some jellybeans to Linus and concludes, "And here Linus..youcan have all the Green ones.." He looks at the jellybeans and says, "This looks like a deliberate attemp First appearance: June 12th, 1996 Rerun, Lucy and Joe Blackjack sit on the floor playing cards. Rerun asks, "Why does 'Joe Blackjack,' the famous riverboat gambler, play so slow?" Lucy replies, "I think he studies his cards very carefully . ." Snoopy is asleep. Latest appearance: November 11th, 2012 / First appearance: November 14th, 1965 Linus sits and watches tv. Lucy comes up behind Linus. Lucy gets up and says, "Might as well turn this off . . . there's no one watching it . . ." Linus's hair stands on end as he says, "No one watching it?" Linus shouts, "Waddya mean, no one? I'm someone!" Linus waves his fist in the air and says, "You come back here and turn on this tv! If anyone is a so Latest appearance: July 25th, 2010 / First appearance: July 21st, 1963 Lucy walks along holding a ballon. Snoopy walks beside her. Snoopy turns to Lucy and says, "I'm going in for lunch, Snoopy . . . Hold this for me . . ." Lucy walks away and says, "Whatever you do, don't let go of it!" Snoopy holds the balloon string in his mouth. Snoopy holds the balloon string in his mouth. Snoopy falls asleep. Snoopy wakes up and First appearance: October 27th, 1957 Charlie Brown wears a football helmet. He urges Schroeder and Linus: "Now's the time for a good pass play!" Lucy shakes her fist at Patty, Shermy, and Pig-Pen: "All right, men, let's get in there this time, and smear 'em!" "Now, listen carefully," Charlie Brown says to Linus and Schroeder as they stand in a huddle. Linus sucks his thumb and holds his blanket. They listen to him: " First appearance: March 11th, 1981 The World War I Flying Ace stands next to the doghouse and thinks, "The World War I Flying Ace cares little for fame and glory . . ." The World War I Flying Ace continues to think, "His only wish is to do his duty, serve with honor and perhaps be called, 'stout fellow.'" Lucy walks by and says, "Fat." Snoopy thinks, "Stout!!" Latest appearance: July 7th, 2015 / First appearance: July 8th, 1969 Lucy looks at the ground and says, "The grass is soft." Patty says, "It's cool!" Lucy smiles and holds her arms out. She says, "I feel free!!" Lucy continues, "Running around in the grass in your bare feet can be very exciting . . ." Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "After a few years, however, the excitement wears off!" First appearance: September 22nd, 1979 Lucy walks with Linus and says, "I've become interested in learning about the earth's surface." Lucy looks at the ground and continues, "For instance, have you ever noticed this lava formation?" Lucy says, "Ancient lava flows such as this one here are really quite fascinating." Linus looks down and says, "I always thought this was our driveway!" Latest appearance: April 18th, 2007 / First appearance: April 20th, 1960 Lucy leans her head against a tree in a park-like setting with her hands over her eyes counting aloud, "Forty-Eight, Forty-NIne, Fifty! Here I come...Ready or not!" Lucy looks down on the ground and sees a large cloud of dust. Lucy follows the trail of dust. Lucy smiles at Pig-Pen who is at the end of the dust trail behind a house. Pig-Pen frowns and exclaims, "RATS! I d Latest appearance: September 21st, 2012 / First appearance: September 24th, 1965 Snoopy lies on his doghouse. Lucy points at him and says, "Ha! I knew it would happen! I can tell by the look on your face!" Lucy says, "You're having a happiness let down!" Snoopy rolls his eyes. Lucy continues, "You were too happy for too many days, and now you're having a let down! Oh, I knew it would happen! I knew it!!" Lucy folds her arms in satisfaction. Snoop Latest appearance: May 19th, 2002 / First appearance: May 7th, 1972 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Lucy, in the field, yells, "Hey, manager!" Charlie Brown is in wind-up position. He says, "Oh, no... Now what?" He clenches his teeth, clutches his stomach and moans, "As soon as I hear her say, 'Hey, manager,' my stomach starts to hurt..." "As soon as she says, "Hey, manager," I get this burning in my stomach because I k
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 18th, 1985 Charlie Brown sits in a chair with his shirt and shoes off. Charlie Brown says, "It's hot today . . ." Charlie Brown looks out the window and says, "I wish we had a pool or lived near a lake . ." Charlie Brown walks outside sweating and says, "Well, there's only one thing to do . . ." Charlie Brown sits in a pail of water and says, "Go down to the ol' swimming bucket!" First appearance: July 18th, 1983 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit on the dock. Peppermint Patty says, "Don't talk to me, Marcie!" Marcie says, "What did I do, sir?" Peppermint Patty says, "You got a letter from Chuck, and I didn't! And I was the one who felt sorry for you when you were lonely!" Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit in silence. Marcie asks, "Would you like to push me into the lake, sir?" First appearance: July 18th, 1991 Marcie and Peppermint Patty lean on the wall. Peppermint Patty says, "You know, when we were away at camp, I don't think Chuck missed either one of us." Marcie walks behind Peppermint Patty and says, "I wonder what we could say to let him know how that made us feel . . . To let him know we're sensitive." Marcie watches as Peppermint Patty says into the phone, "Chuck, you blockhead Latest appearance: July 15th, 2010 / First appearance: July 18th, 1963 "Has Linus told you about the dangers of looking at the eclipse?" Lucy asks Charlie Brown as she approaches him. "Yes, he's told me all about it..." "I'm heeding his warning...I don't want to do anything that might harm my beautiful eyes.." Lucy answers. "Do you think my eyes are beautiful, Charlie Brown?" She leans towards him. "Yes, they look like little round dots of Ind First appearance: July 18th, 1986 Charlie Brown and Linus lean on the wall. Charlie Brown says, "My grandfather loves to sing hymns." Charlie Brown exclaims, "He can remember the words to over a hundred hymns!" Linus asks, "Does he sing in the choir?" Charlie Brown says, "No, he can't remeber where the chuch is . ." Latest appearance: July 16th, 2002 / First appearance: July 18th, 1972 Linus climbs through leaves in the tree and says, "Snoopy! Snoopy!" Linus continues, "Do you see Woodstock's nest? Where are you?" Linus says, "Snoopy? Snoopy?!" Snoopy climbs through the leaves and thinks, "How can anyone get lost in a tree?" First appearance: July 18th, 1981 Peppermint Patty talks into the phone. She says, "It was a miracle, Sally!" Peppermint Patty continues, "This butterfly landed on my nose, see, and then it turned into an angel . . ." Sally talks into the phone and asks, "Your nose turned into an angel?" Peppermint Patty frowns and says, "I'm hanging up, Sally . . ." First appearance: July 18th, 1978 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Charlie Brown says, "I have an idea." Charlie Brown continues, "Why don't we try to find a family around here that would adopt Spike?" Charlie Brown asks, "Can you think of any reason why someone might not want him?" Snoopy stands on the doghouse and thinks, "Well. his backhand is a little weak . . ." First appearance: July 18th, 1977 Lucy stands in the outfield. The ball flies over her head and hits the ground. Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Lucy tosses the ball to him and says, "No problem, manager . . I missed it, but the ground caught it!" Lucy walks away and says, "Nice catch, ground! You're doing a good job!" Charlie Brown says, "I never realized the ground was on our side . . ." First appearance: July 18th, 1993 Snoopy leaps down from his dog house roof. Snoopy kicks Charlie Brown's front door. BAM! BAM! Cahrlie Brown sits up in bed. Charlie Brown in his pajamas kneels down in front of Snoopy on the front porch. Charlie Brown says, "Are you upset, little friend? Have you been lying awake worrying? Well, don't worry. I'm here." Charlie Brown hugs Snoopy in front of the moon Latest appearance: July 13th, 2000 / First appearance: July 18th, 1974 The World Famous Tennis Pro tosses the ball in the air for the serve. The World Famous Tennis Pro serves the ball. Woodstock speaks and holds a tennis racket. Snoopy stands and thinks, "Paw fault?!!" First appearance: July 18th, 1998 Rerun and Snoopy rest on some rocks and look up. Rerun asks, "Do dogs ever look at clouds?" Snoopy thinks, "If I could talk, I'd tell you how we look at clouds, and birds, and the moon and everything, but dogs can't talk.." Rerun says, "I guess dogs never look at clouds.." Snoopy thinks, "Stupid kid!" Latest appearance: July 16th, 2007 / First appearance: July 18th, 1960 Charlie Brown looks down at Lucy drawing on a piece of paper on the ground in a seemingly empty room. Lucy kneeling over her paper says, "I'm trying to draw a political cartoon that will solve all of the world's problems." She stands up and shows Charlie Brown her cartoon. She says, "See? Here's Uncle Sam, and here's a dove of peace, and here's an elephant, and here's a donkey, and here' Latest appearance: July 15th, 2013 / First appearance: July 18th, 1966 Lucy says, "Our tv is back!" Linus replies, "Mom says we can have it as long as we don't fight over it . . . " Lucy says, "Is this a good program you're watching? There's some cartoons on the other channel . . . You like cartoons, don't you? Why don't we watch some cartoons? Why don't I just turn this knob . . . " Linus yells, "Mom!!" The television gets whisked away. First appearance: July 18th, 1965 Charlie Brown is standing on the pitchers mount with his eyes closed and a frown as he says, “Good Grief” (BR) (BR) Charlie Brown looks up with shame and says, “Twelve errors, in one inning!” “What a team I’ve got!” (BR) (BR) Charlie Brown turns to the outfield and yells, “All right, how about giving me a little support out there? I can’t win this game by myself, you know!!” Charlie Brown turn First appearance: July 18th, 1957 Lucy is reading in the living-room. She finds something interesting. She approaches Charlie Brown and says, "Listen to this, Charlie Brown.." She continues, "The happiest time of life is between the ages of thirty and fifty..." She falls over as he yells, "I KNEW I Was Unhappy!!!" First appearance: July 18th, 1956 Shermy approaches Charlie Brown building an object. He asks, "Building a birdhouse, eh, Charlie Brown?" He continues, "The directions say you're supposed to Glue the joints together before you nail them" Charlie Brown replies, "I know that.." Shermy asks,"How come you're not following the directions?" Charlie Brown shouts, "I've Never Done Anything Right In My Life, And I Latest appearance: July 16th, 2011 / First appearance: July 18th, 1964 Lucy sits at a table. With her sore arm she writes: "To the A.M.A.- Gentlemen, This is a letter of protest written with a sore arm." "Yesterday I went to one of your doctors, and he said I have washer woman's elbow." "Now, I ask you. Is that any sort of ailment for a future Miss America?" Lucy reads what she has written. "Get on the ball! Sincerely, Lucy Van Pelt." Latest appearance: July 14th, 2016 / First appearance: July 18th, 1968 Snoopy sits on the ground. Lucy walks toward him. Lucy grabs Snoopy's nose and says, "Beep!" Lucy walks away and says, "I haven't beeped you in a long time." Snoopy thinks, "I haven't missed it a bit!" First appearance: July 18th, 1988 Linus says to the World Famous Attorney, 'De mimimus non curat lex.'" Linus says, "'The law disregards trifles.'" Snoopy walks and thinks, "It's a good thing because my practice is as trifling as they come . ."
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.”