When Lucy needs to help with the baby and housekeeping, but she hires a maid who turns out to be more than a little domineering.

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When Lucy needs to help with the baby and housekeeping, but she hires a maid who turns out to be more than a little domineering.

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27 April 1953 (USA)  »

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Verna Felton, who plays the maid, also appears in I Love Lucy: Sales Resistance (1953) as a housewife Lucy meets when going door to door trying to sell a vacuum cleaner. See more »

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When Lucy explains the "who gets up with the baby" compromise to Ricky, she flubs her line by saying "heard" when she meant "hears." She corrects herself and that take made the final cut. See more »

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Lucy Ricardo: [Lucy interviews and hires the new maid] Oh, I forgot, what is your name?
Mrs. Porter: Mrs Porter.
Lucy Ricardo: [timidly] Oh. And what do I call you?
Mrs. Porter: Mrs Porter.
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Theme From 'I Love Lucy' (Instrumental)
Written by Eliot Daniel
Performed by Wilbur Hatch and the Desi Arnaz Orchestra
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