Lucy and Ethel play matchmaker for one of Fred's friends who is visiting from out of town, but things get complicated.

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Lucy and Ethel play matchmaker for one of Fred's friends who is visiting from out of town, but things get complicated.

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25 May 1953 (USA)  »

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The title comes from Thornton Wilder play "The Matchmaker" about busybody and matchmaker Dolly Levi. She was played in the movie of the same name, Carol Channing in the Broadway production of Hello, Dolly! (1969) and by Barbra Streisand in the movie musical. See more »

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Ricky Ricardo: [Lucy and Ethel arrange a date for traveling negligee salesman Eddie Grant, so he rewards them by leaving them in his hotel room to choose any negligee they want - wholesale. Ricky and Fred stop by, and catch Lucy trying on the garment] Lucy! You, here, dressed in that. You must be out of your mind!
Ethel Mertz: [from the next room] Who is it, Lucy? Did Eddie come back?
Fred Mertz: [she enters, also negligee-clad] Ethel! You, here, dressed in that. *He* must be out of his mind!
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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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