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
Latest appearance: May 27th, 2014 / First appearance: May 30th, 1967 As Linus is patting a bird on the head Lucy walks up and asks, "Just what do you think you're doing?!" Lucy grabs Linus by the shirt and shouts, "Do you realize that people are coming up to me and saying, 'Your brother pats birds on the head'? Well I want you to stop it! Do you hear me?! Stop it!!" Linus looks rattled as Lucy storms away. A bird stands and watches. The bi Latest appearance: January 9th, 2015 / First appearance: January 12th, 1968 Linus stands behind Lucy and says, "You've been more crabby this year than ever before!" Linus continues, "You've been crabby every day! Do you realize that? Do you realize that you haven't missed a single day?" Lucy says, "I wish you hadn't mentioned it." Linus asks, "Why not?" Lucy replies, "Now you've jinxed me . . . I was going for a no-hitter!" Latest appearance: October 27th, 2000 / First appearance: November 1st, 1974 Lucy and Charlie Brown stand at the wall. Lucy asks, "Do you realize how many great moments in life are wasted?" Lucy continues, "Take, for instance, the great moment that is coming up right now . ." Lucy throws her arms in the air and shouts, "Bang! It's gone! You've just wasted it!" Charlie Brown says, "You're a lot of fun to be around!" Latest appearance: February 28th, 2007 / First appearance: March 2nd, 1960 Patty and Lucy stand and watch as CHarlie Brown rushes past, holding a kite string behind him. Patty and Lucy look off to one side, watching. They watch as Charlie Brown is dragged backwards in a cloud of dust. "Every now and then you run into a kite with a mind of its own!" Lucy comments as she and Patty stare after Charlie Brown. Latest appearance: April 26th, 2011 / First appearance: April 28th, 1964 "You think you're happy just because you're happy all the time..." Lucy saya to Linus. "Well, happiness isn't being happy all the time...happiness is being sad, too!" Lucy raises her arms. Lucy says to Linus's retreating back: "If you're sad sometimes, then you're happy all the time!" "AND DON'T YOU FORGET IT!" She adds, shaking her fist. First appearance: April 2nd, 1991 Lucy stands with her baseball mitt open and shouts, "I got it! I got it!" Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and says, "How can you say, 'I got it!' When I haven't pitched it yet?" Lucy shouts, "If you had pitched it, and someone had hit it, I'd have got it!" Latest appearance: January 5th, 2009 / First appearance: January 8th, 1962 "HA HA HA! Boy, boy you've done it!" Lucy points as she follows Linus along. "You made an agreement with your teacher to give up your blanket if she'd give up chewing her fingernails..." Lucy continues. 'AND SHE'S DOING IT! AND NOW YOU'RE STUCK!" Lucy taps Linus on the chest. Linus sits on the curb and admits, "I failed to reckon with the tenacity of the modern-day school t Latest appearance: January 18th, 2008 / First appearance: January 20th, 1961 Charlie Brown stands at a wall with Snoopy and Lucy and says, "I hear Linus got his blanket back . . ." Lucy says, "Yeah, that nosy dog found it, and dug it up . . . Oh, well, I don't care anymore . . ." Lucy says, "From now on I'm through trying to help people . . . They never appreciate it anyway . . ." Lucy says, "Stupid dog!" Snoopy laughs. Latest appearance: October 6th, 2008 / First appearance: October 9th, 1961 Linus says, "I don't know about this . . ." Lucy says, "You want to see the 'common cold' stamped out, don't you?" Linus says, "Well, yes, but . . ." Lucy says, "You want to see medical science advanced, don't you? Lie down on the sidewalk!" Linus gets on his knees and says, "I've never really thought of myself as being a guinea pig . . ." Linus lifts his head and says, Latest appearance: July 27th, 2008 / First appearance: July 23rd, 1961 Shermy stands on the baseball field and exclaims, "It's a high fly ball!" Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and says, "It's going right to Lucy!" Linus says, "If she catches it, we win the game!" Charlie Brown says, "Catch it, Lucy . . . Please catch it . . . Please, please, please . . ." Lucy stands still while the ball bounces right next to her. Charlie Brown Latest appearance: January 13th, 2007 / First appearance: January 16th, 1960 Linus says, "Lucy, I don't want my heart to be half love and half hate . . ." Linus says, "I want to be all love!" Charlie Brown watches as Lucy grabs hold of Linus and says, "Good for you, Linus . . . All you have to do is lean a little to one side . . . " Linus lenas. Lucy says, "See? Now the love will get a chance to spill over into the hate!" Charlie Brown says, "Go Latest appearance: September 8th, 2007 / First appearance: September 10th, 1960 Lucy says to Snoopy, "All right, so they run a freeway through here and you lose your doghouse...." Snoopy responds, "SNIF!" Lucy yells, "You think you're the first one who's ever lost his home? You think you're the only one? HUH?!" She walks away and exclaims, "Stop feeling so sorry for yourself!" Snoopy slunks in the grass and thinks, "Whatever happened to good ol' fash First appearance: July 8th, 1998 A baseball bounces in front of Lucy who is in outfield. Lucy kicks it around. She continues to kick it forward. She still plays soccer with the baseball. Finally, she reaches the mound and kicks the ball to Charlie Brown. As she walks off, she explains to Charlie, "Gotta save the ol' throwin' arm, manager.." Latest appearance: September 10th, 2008 / First appearance: September 13th, 1961 Charlie Brown looks at a plug and cord coming from the wall. Charlie Brown follows the cord out of the house. Charlie Brown follows the cord outside. Charlie Brown looks as Lucy sits behind the psychiatric help booth, 'modern methods'. Linus sits in front of the booth talking into a tape recorder microphone. Latest appearance: July 6th, 2016 / First appearance: July 10th, 1968 Sally stands in the grass. Snoopy stands next to her with a paw print sign. Sally says, "I don't know . . I'm not sure if I'll vote for you or not . ." Snoopy whines and cries. Sally shouts, "All right! All right! I'll vote for you . . Stop crying!" Sally says, "What a sensitive candidate!" First appearance: June 16th, 1956 Lucy and Charlie Brown are standing in the field. She asks, "So you don't believe me, Eh, Charlie Brown?" She thinks outloud, "Well, let's see...how can I put it so that you do?" She continues, "I suppose I should make it simple, clear and direct.." He falls over as she yells, "BELIEVE ME!" First appearance: February 16th, 1979 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and says, "You didn't send me a valentine, did you?" Lucy continues, "I don't care . . . It gives me a good excuse." Schroeder asks, "Excuse for what?" Lucy kicks over Schroeder and his piano. She shouts, "To kick your piano!" First appearance: October 22nd, 1975 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and says, "Knowing you don't love me drives me crazy!" Lucy shouts, "Do you know that? Huh?! Do you?!!" Schroeder tumbles in the air. Lucy shouts, "Do you know that?!!" Lucy says, "It was frequently said of her, 'She knew not how to suffer in silence!'" First appearance: March 23rd, 1978 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Lucy stands behind him and say, "I've noticed on tv that some pitchers talk to the ball, Charlie Brown . . Have you ever tried that?" Charlie Brown winds up and says, "I always talk to the ball when I'm pitching . . ." Charlie Brown pitches the ball. Lucy asks, "Really? What do you tell it?" Charlie Brown and Lucy look up in the First appearance: August 12th, 1980 Snoopy runs in the grass. Lucy sits in a pool. Snoopy jumps in the air toward Lucy. Lucy shouts, "Stay right where you are, or I'll pound you!" Snoopy remains in the air and thinks, "This is going to be hard to do . . ."
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
Latest appearance: November 20th, 2011 / First appearance: November 15th, 1964 Lucy wears a long winter stocking cap and admires herself in the mirror. Lucy walks down the front steps wearing her hat. Charlie Brown says, "Say! I like that cap, Lucy!" Lucy replies, "Thank you . . ." Charlie Brown says, "You're all set for cold weather, aren't you?" Lucy pats her pom pom and says, "Yes, I guess I am . . ." Charlie Brown says, "You know what i Latest appearance: November 12th, 2010 / First appearance: November 15th, 1963 "Did you see that little girl with the red hair walk by?" Linus asks Charlie Brown. They are sitting on the bench with their lunch bags. Linus turns to one side to watch her. "You got sort of nervous when she walked by, didn't you, Charlie Brown?" "What makes you think I got nervous?" Charlie Brown says. "You tied your peanut butter sandwich in a knot!" Linus observes. Char First appearance: November 15th, 1982 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse in the rain. Snoopy holds up his ear on the opposite side as Woodstock. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy holds up his other ear and thinks, "Sorry . . . Wrong ear!" Latest appearance: November 10th, 2000 / First appearance: November 15th, 1974 Marcie and Peppermint Patty stand by the door. Peppermint Patty says, "Hi, Marcie, how's the sewing coming?" Peppermint Patty and Marcie walk. Peppermint Patty says, "You're working on my skating dress, aren't you?" Marcie replies, "Oh, yes, I'm working on it . . ." Peppermint Patty and Marcie stand in front of the sewing machine. Marcie frowns and says, "In fact, I just learned so Latest appearance: November 13th, 2007 / First appearance: November 15th, 1960 Lucy is watching Schroeder play his piano. She asks, "What are you going to get me for Beethoven's birthday, Schroeder?" He exclaims, "A million-dollar diamond necklace!" He resumes playing. Lucy says, "That will be nice" She turns back to him with a smile on her face. She exclaims, "I love gems!" First appearance: November 15th, 1983 Peppermint Patty sits at her school desk and raises her hand. She shouts, "I know the answer!" Peppermint Patty covers Marcie's mouth with her hand and says, "Yes, ma'am, I do . ." Peppermint Patty covers Franklin's mouth and says, "The answer is 'five'!" Peppermint Patty smiles and says, "And I was the only one who knew it . ." Latest appearance: November 12th, 2016 / First appearance: November 15th, 1969 Snoopy lies on his doghouse. Smoke swirls around him. More smoke floats by. Snoopy looks up. Snoopy thinks, "I can't believe it!" Woodstock stands next to a pile of burning leaves. Snoopy thinks, "Why does my new caretaker insist on burning leaves during my afternoon nap?" First appearance: November 15th, 1978 Peppermint Patty walks with Marcie and says, "I'm getting dumber every day . . . I can't do my schoolwork . . ." Peppermint Patty continues, "My head is dead, Marcie." Marcie says, "We'll get you started again, sir . . We'll just put you in gear . . ." Marcie pushes Peppermint Patty down a hill. Peppermint Patty says, "Yipe!" Marcie continues, ". . . And push you downhill!" First appearance: November 15th, 1984 Pigpen sits at his school desk. He says, "Yes, ma'am . . My name is 'Pigpen'." Pigpen says, "Oh, yes . . I've been in your class all year . . ." Pigpen says, "You just haven't noticed me." Pigpen says, "The janitor keeps sweeping me out!" Latest appearance: November 12th, 2012 / First appearance: November 15th, 1965 Linus watches as Charlie Brown kneels in front of Snoopy's doghouse and shouts, "Snoopy? Snoopy? I wonder where he went . . ." Charlie Brown says, "He was supposed to make a speech at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm last Saturday night, but they called and said that he never showed up . . ." Charlie Brown walks off and says, "I'll bet he got scared . . ." Charlie Brown says, "I First appearance: November 15th, 1996 Peppermint Patty holds a football and yells, "Get back, Marcie! Get way back!" Peppermint Patty shouts, "Farther! Farther! Get back farther!" Peppermint Patty looks into the distance. Marcie walks up behind Peppermint Patty and says, "I took the long way around . ." Latest appearance: November 13th, 2015 / First appearance: November 15th, 1968 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Charlie Brown points and says, "All right, I'm going to put it to you straight!" Charlie Brown continues, "Tonight you stay outside, and be a watch dog, or tomorrow you get no supper!" Charlie Brown walks away and says, "Let your stomach decide!" Snoopy thinks, "Why should I let my stomach decide? It's inside!" First appearance: November 15th, 1959 Lucy and Linus are standing in the field at night and Linus says to Lucy "Here comes Charlie Brown.. Maybe he'll know... (BR) (BR) Lucy goes on saying as she looks up at the sky and Charlie Brown approaches, " It sure looks like an airplane to me... you know how their lights kind of blink on and off..." (BR) (BR) The three keeping looking up at the night sky and Lucy ask Charlie Brown "Is that an First appearance: November 15th, 1985 Charlie Brown stands outside in the snow with a shovel. Lucy stands in the doorway. Charlie Brown says, "Ask your dad if he wants me to shovel your walk . ." Lucy replies, "He said why should he pay you when he can do it himself?" Charlie Brown answers, "Because if he does it himself, he's liable to have a heart attack and need bypass surgery . . ." Lucy asks, "Who writes y First appearance: November 15th, 1989 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their desks in school. Peppermint Patty says, "Yes, ma'am . . I learned a lot today . . Just being here was worth the price of admission . . ." Peppermint Patty adds, "Of course I didn't pay anything!" Peppermint Patty laughs hysterically. Marcie whispers, "You're weird, sir . ." Peppermint Patty says, "Yes, ma'am." First appearance: November 15th, 1999 The Literary Ace is sitting on top of his house typing, "The dog wasn't happy the way things were going in the family." "..."The next time there's an election," he thought, "I'll run for Head of the Family."..." "...Unfortunately, when the election was held, he only got one vote." First appearance: November 15th, 1981 The World War I Flying Ace walks through the archway of a ruin. He sits at a table, that holds a mug and a bottle, with one finger raised and thinks, "Puis-Je Avoir La Carte?" He thinks, "Here's the World War I Flying Ace sitting in a small French Cafe...." He continues, "Suddenly he sees a beautiful young country lass!" He walks along thinking, "Slyly he approaches her ta First appearance: November 15th, 1987 Snoopy (with his dish on his head) and Woodstock and his friends walk up a snow-slope. The birds sit in the dish atop the slope whiles Snoopy stand at the edge and look over. He sits in the dish with the birds at the top of the slope. They slid down the slope. They twist to the side as they continue to slide. They continue to slide the slope They hit First appearance: November 15th, 1993 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their school desks. Peppermint Patty says, "Today?! The test is today? Yes, ma'am, I'm surprised . ." Peppermint Patty says, "I thought maybe before the real test there'd be a pro-am . ." Latest appearance: November 14th, 2004 / First appearance: November 15th, 1970 "Good moring Fred," Snoopy thinks as he walks along the top of the doghouse. He holds up his apron. "Here's the world-famous grocery clerk tying his apron and getting ready to work behind the check-out counter.." Snoopy ties his apron behind his back. "Good morning, Mrs. Bartley... How's your bridge game? Did you have a nice weekend?" Snoopy grins and opens his arms.
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.”