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: August 19th, 1988 Peppermint Patty and Marcie carry backpacks and sit on the ground. Marcie says, "Sir, I thought you said we were going to be met by a guide . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "We are, Marcie . . I think I see him now . . . Hey!! Over here! Are you our guide?" An angry Beaglescout stares at Marcie and Peppermint Patty. Snoopy thinks, "Who do you think I am, 'Crocodile Dundee'?" First appearance: November 25th, 1993 Marcie holds a football. Marcie says, "This football looks like a Thanksgiving turkey without drumsticks . ." Marcie shouts, "Catch the turkey, sir! White meat or dark meat? Save me the wishbone!" Marcie kicks the ball over her head. Marcie looks at the ball behind her and says, "The turkey fell off the table, sir . ." Peppermint Patty shouts, "I hate playing wit Latest appearance: November 14th, 2000 / First appearance: November 19th, 1974 Marcie stands in front of Peppermint Patty. Peppermint Patty wears a cape around her body. She shouts, "Marcie!! This is the worst skating dress I've ever seen!" Peppermint Patty tries to hold her arms up and shouts, "It doesn't even have any sleeves in it!!" Peppermint Patty continues, "How can I skate in a dress like this? I'll be the laughing stock of the whole competition!!" First appearance: March 30th, 1990 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their school desks. Peppermint Patty says, "Quick, Marcie, I need the answer to the third question!" Marcie says, "There is no third question, sir . . We did that test last week . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "Time flies when you're having fun . ." First appearance: February 9th, 1988 Marcie and Peppermint Patty walk. Peppermint Patty looks at a piece of papper and says, "This is amazing . ." Peppermint Patty says, "I got a 'D-minus' in English, math, history and Spanish. Marcie asks, "So?" Peppermint Patty says, "I thought I was taking science, reading, spelling and French!" First appearance: December 6th, 1999 Marcie and Peppermint Patty are walking to school. Marcie is looking at a piece of paper and she asks, "If we take reading, math and history, sir, which should we take in the morning?" Peppermint Patty answers, "History should always be studied in the morning, Marcie, before anything else can happen." First appearance: July 25th, 1987 Peppermint Patty and Marcie sit at the end of a dock. Peppermint Patty asks, "Did you know that women can join the Rotary Club now?" Marcie asks, "What do they do at Rotary, sir?" Peppermint Patty answers, "I think they have lunch and insult each other . ." Marcie follows Peppermint Patty off the dock and says, "We'd fit right in, wouldn't we, sir?" First appearance: October 16th, 1980 Peppermint Patty walks with Marcie. Peppermint Patty holds up a piece of paper and says, "Look, Marcie, I wrote this great paper on George Washington, and all I got was a 'D-minus.'" Marcie says, "The paper was supposed to have been on Washington, D.C.,sir." Peppermint Patty asks, "Who was that, his son? What does D.C. stand for, Donald Charles?" Marcie covers her eyes. Pep First appearance: January 27th, 1985 Marcie and Charlie Brown are dancing. She says,"Lead Charles...you're not leading" He asks,"I'm not?" He starts dancing with Eudora and adopts a silly grin. She says,"This is a swing, Charlie Brown, not a waltz..." He starts dancing with Peppermint Patty and she says,"This is a waltz, Chuck, not a tango..." He dances with Lucy and she says,"You're not leading, Charlie Br First appearance: February 12th, 1986 The World War I Flying Ace sits at a table. Marcie touches his nose and asks, "Your nose is warm, monsieur . . Do you feel all right?" Marcie says, "Have you heard of the influenze epidemic? They say sixty-five thousand soldiers at Camp Pontanezen, here in France, have the flu!" Marcie touches Snoopy's forehead. She says, "I think you have a fever . ." Snoopy grimaces an First appearance: December 12th, 1977 Snoopy holds a piece of paper and walks between Peppermint Patty and Marcie. Peppermint Patty says, "And then I found the box of gold stars in Miss Tenure's wastebasket." Marcie says, "I'm glad everything turned out all right for you, sir . . ." Marcie continues, "Snoopy did well sitting at your desk, too . ." Snoopy holds up the paper. Marcie says, "He got a star on his te First appearance: August 5th, 1985 Peppermint Patty and Marcie walk by. Charlie Brown stands and asks, "Where are you girls going?" Peppermint Patty replies, "Over to the shopping mall . ." Peppermint Patty says, "We're 'mallies . . .' We like to hang around with other mallies . ." Snoopy walks past Charlie Brown and thinks, "And the puppies!" First appearance: June 15th, 1981 Peppermint Patty and Marcie sit and watch television. Peppermint Patty says, "Look at that, Marcie . . . That lady just won thirty thousand dollars playing golf!" Peppermint Patty continues, "Women's sports are on the upswing, Marcie." Marcie says, "Golf is on the backswing, sir." Peppermint Patty says, "Don't be cute, Marcie." First appearance: October 22nd, 1990 Marcie and Charlie Brown stare at an aquarium. Marcie says, "I didn't know you had a fish tank, Charles . . ." Charlie Brown says, "Uh huh . . . Watching the fish swim around gives you a different feeling, doesn't it?" Snoopy sits on a rug and looks sick. He thinks, "Claustrophobia!" First appearance: June 13th, 1980 Peppermint Patty and Marcie lie in bed. Peppermint Patty says, "I can't sleep for worrying about what that speaker said, Marcie! I'm scared!" Peppermint Patty asks, "What if the world comes to an end tonight, Marcie?" Marcie says, "I promise there'll be a tomorrow, sir . . . In fact, it's already tomorrow in Australia!" Peppermint Patty says, "He said we're in the last days First appearance: September 11th, 1987 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their school desks. Peppermint Patty says, "I called Chuck last night, Marcie . . I don't think he likes you more than he likes me . ." Marcie grabs Peppermint Patty's hair and pulls it as she screams, "You're turning him against me!!" Marcie and Patty flip over the desks as Peppermint Patty screams, "Marcie!" Marcie and Peppermint Patty First appearance: January 6th, 1995 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their desks in class. Peppermint Patty sleeps with her head on Marcie's desk. Marcie says, "Our regular teacher is back, sir . ." Peppermint Patty says, "Welcome back, ma'am! It's good to see you again . ." Marcie says, "She stepped out of the room, sir . . That's the custodian . ." First appearance: December 23rd, 1988 Marcie sits on the ground and ties her shoes. Peppermint Patty wears a sheep costume. She says, "Another Christmas play, and I have to be a sheep again . . I hate being a sheep!" Marcie holds a crook. She says, "No part in a play is small, sir, if it brings joy to the audience . . ." Peppermint Patty says, "Baa!" Marcie smiles and says, "You do that so well, sir . ." First appearance: November 19th, 1980 Peppermint Patty and Marcie walk in the snow. Papers fall from Peppermint Patty's feet and she says, "The comic books are coming loose from my feet, Marcie . . . Pages are flying all over . . ." Marcie fixes Peppermint Patty's feet and says, "Let me see what I can do . . ." Marcie looks at Peppermint Patty's feet and says, "Did you ever read this one, sir? It's where spiderperson i First appearance: July 15th, 1990 Violet, Lucy, Linus, Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Sally and Marcie are on line. Marcie asks Sally, "Do you ever get sick at the movies. "All the times," says Sally. A close up of Sally, who says, "If it isn't the language, it's the prices." Sally asks, "What's this movie about?" Charlie Brown answers, "Car crashes and ugliness." Sally asks, "Lots of ugliness. Snoopy looks at her.
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: September 21st, 1975 Snoopy continues to lead the camping expedition. The troop goes down a hill. They walk across a field. They walk along a fence. The troop crosses a lake by walking across the rocks. Snoopy sees a road sign saying, "City limits." It is getting darker as the troop continues the hike. Snoopy arrives home in front of his doghouse and looks up at Latest appearance: September 18th, 2010 / First appearance: September 21st, 1963 Lucy sit on the floor in front of the TV. She shouts: "Why do you always yell at me? I'm not deaf, you know!" "You think I can't hear? Is that why you always yell? I'm not deaf, you know! You don't have to yell all the time!" Lucy sits and frowns. Lucy yells: "WHAT'D YOU SAY?!!!" First appearance: September 21st, 1983 Peppermint Patty sits in a bed and says, "Yes, sir, I understand . . . You're going to test me for narcolepsy because I fall asleep in school all the time." Peppermint Patty browses through a pamphlet and says, "I've been reading about narcolepsy in this pamphlet." Peppermint Patty says, "No, sir . . I didn't finish it . . ." Peppermint Patty frowns and says, "I fell asleep Latest appearance: September 18th, 2006 / First appearance: September 21st, 1959 Snoopy watches a leaf fall from the tree. He watches it as it falls to the ground. He thinks, "Well! The first falling leaf of the season.." He continues, "The first leaf to make the courageous leap! The first leaf to depart from home! The first leaf to plunge into the unknown!" He walks off and concludes, "The first leaf to die!!" Latest appearance: September 20th, 2004 / First appearance: September 21st, 1970 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Poor Woodstock . . He can't decide if he should fly south for the winter . ." Woodstock sits on the other end of the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Or stay home . ." Woodstock changes positions. Snoopy thinks, "Or fly south . ." Woodstock sits on the other end of the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Or stay home . ." First appearance: September 21st, 1996 Rerun takes cookies out of a box and puts them in two piles on a plate. Rerun says to Snoopy, "One cookie for you, and one cookie for me . ." Rerun says, "One cookie for you, and two cookies for me . ." Snoopy barks, "Woof!" Rerun says, "Gee, how could I have made a mistake like that?" Snoopy thinks, "Just a little reminder 'woof.'" First appearance: September 21st, 1972 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and claims, "You have no idea how important it is for a girl to get presents." Lucy continues, "If no one gives her presents, her life has no meaning!" Lucy turns around and stares at Schroeder. Lucy asks, "Aren't you interested in the meaning of life?" First appearance: September 21st, 1978 Lucy sits sunk down in a bean bag. She says, "I'm mad!" Lucy continues, "When I'm mad, I just want to sulk in my bean bag." Lucy says, "I just want to lie here alone, and be mad!" Snoopy sits in the bean bag with Lucy. Lucy shouts, "I said, 'Alone!'" First appearance: September 21st, 1998 Peppermint Patty lies on her bed and talks on the phone. Peppermint Patty says, "Hey, Chuck, you ready for some back yard football?" Peppermint Patty says, "Me an' Marcie can get over there anytime you're ready.." Charlie Brown stands holding the phone. Snoopy stands next to him. Charlie Brown says, "I think we've moved away, and I don't know what our new address is.." First appearance: September 21st, 1979 Sally sits at her desk in school and says, "Who me?" Sally looks at a paper and says, "Yes, ma'am, I think my report is ready . . ." Sally walks to the front of the room and says, "Anyway, I'll give it my best shot." Sally stands in front of the class. She turns her head and says, "Just a little colloquialism, there, ma'am." First appearance: September 21st, 1999 Olaf, Snoopy and Andy sit on the ground. Andy says, "So we started off toward the west..." Snoopy says, "How did you know which way is west?" Andy says, "Someone said the sun sets in the west.." Andy says, "But then it gets dark.." Olaf says, "We didn't think of that.." First appearance: September 21st, 1957 Linus, sucking his thumb and holding his blanket, approaches Charlie Brown who sitting against a tree. Charlie Brown says, "I feel real low today.." Linus asks, "Do you want to use my blanket?" Charlie Brown shouts, "No, I Don't Want To Use Your Stupid Blanket!" Linus resumes sucking his thumb and holding his blanket while Charlie Brown grimaces. Linus asks, "What's the m 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 Latest appearance: September 18th, 2008 / First appearance: September 21st, 1961 Lucy stands behind the psychiatric help booth and says to Linus, "Living is living! Living is what counts!" Lucy says, "People come to me and ask me how to live . . . I tell them that to live is to live! Living is what makes living!" Linus walks up to Frieda. Frieda asks, "Is the doctor in?" Linus replies, "No, I think she's way out!" Latest appearance: September 18th, 2014 / First appearance: September 21st, 1967 Snoopy follows Charlie Brown to school. Charlie Brown says, "Sorry Snoopy . . . the new rule says 'No dogs allowed on school playground.'" Snoopy sits outside. Snoopy walks away and thinks, "It's their loss not mine!" Latest appearance: September 19th, 2011 / First appearance: September 21st, 1964 Charlie Brown bends down and asks, "How's it going?" as Linus crawls out of Snoopy's doghouse. A paint can and brush lie on the ground. Snoopy lies on his stomach on top of the doghose and watches. Linus stands: "Pretty well, I think...It's not easy to paint while you're lying on your back.." He adds, "Putting up the scaffolding was the hardest job." Snoopy sits up. "It's g Latest appearance: September 19th, 2007 / First appearance: September 21st, 1960 Snoopy watches Linus and Charlie Brown walk by. Linus says, "So this is 'National Dog Week'...." Snoopy walks alongside them as Linus asks, "I wonder if there's a 'National Cat Week,' too?" Snoopy shudders and stops. He thinks, "National Cat Week?!" He slunks in the grass and thinks, "I wouldn't put it past THEM to demand equal time!" Latest appearance: September 21st, 1997 / First appearance: September 21st, 1997 Lucy holds a ball and says, "Charlie Brown..." Charlie says, "Why me? Because I'm stupid, that's why?" Lucy holds the football for Charlie to punt. She says, "So what we'll do, see, is I'll hold the ball, and you come running up and kick it.." Charlie says, "Sure, and you pull it away, and I land on my back and kill myself.." Lucy says, "Not necessarily.. People cha First appearance: September 21st, 1993 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their school desks. Marcie says, "My dad took me to my first hockey game last night . ." Marcie says, "It was really great . ." Marcie says, "I loved watching the zamboni go around . ." Peppermint Patty holds a book and responds, "You're very weird, Marcie . ." First appearance: September 21st, 1990 The Foreign Legionnaire lies in a sleeping bag at night and thinks, "Here's the world famous sergeant of the foreign legion camping out in the desert with his troops . ." Snoopy thinks, "The nights are cold and lonely . . ." Snoopy lies next to the beach ball and thinks, "Who wants to cuddle up with a beach ball?" Woodstock laughs.
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!