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 Lucy Ricardo (13 episodes, 1957-1960)
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 Ricky Ricardo (13 episodes, 1957-1960)
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 Ethel Mertz (13 episodes, 1957-1960)
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 Fred Mertz (13 episodes, 1957-1960)
Richard Keith ...
 Little Ricky Ricardo (13 episodes, 1957-1960)
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Lucy and her husband, Ricky Ricardo, are living in the country with their best friends and old landlords, Fred and Ethel Mertz. Lucy is still getting into trouble with her sidekick Ethel, but in this sequel there is a famous guest star in each episode for her to bug. Written by Katie <Katie185@aol.com>

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A major reason the Mertzes were able to move to Connecticut during the the ten final episodes of I Love Lucy (1951) was running the egg farm on the Ricardo's property in Westport, Connecticut. However, during the entire run of The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour (1957), the business was never mentioned nor shown except in passing in only one episode of season one. Although Fred Mertz secured employment during this period as Ricky's Band Manager, he had filled the same position during earlier band trips to California (in season four) and Europe (in season five). See more »

Quotes

Lucy Ricardo: Let me get this straight, Ms. Bankhead. Are you asking me to leave your home?
Tallulah Bankhead: Throwing you out would be more accurate.
Lucy Ricardo: Well, I have been thrown out of better places than this!
Tallulah Bankhead: You have never been in better places than this!
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Bankhead bounces "The Ball"!!
13 November 2001 | by (Parkersburg, West Virginia) – See all my reviews

The best episode of the entire series was the one with Tallulah Bankhead, as for once, Lucille Ball had a co-star and a female one at that who could match her toe-to-toe in everything. If Lucy dished it out, Tallulah dished it right back and then some. I don't know if it was scripted or not, but in one scene, it looked as if Lucy could have killed Tallulah just by her looks alone!!

It was the scene where Tallulah says.."when Miss Bankhead is bored, Miss Bankhead will tell you"--the reaction shot of Lucy was priceless!! The other episodes were passable, but this particular one is the stand-out.


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