Lucy receives a phone call from M-G-M asking Ricky if he wants to perform in a show for the executives. Lucy says that he'll do it if she can perform with him. Ricky won't perform in the show at all, so Lucy uses a dummy that the studio made of Ricky in the act. Written by
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Episode #5.03 ("Lucy and the Dummy") ended up three minutes short of the required running time. For its original airing, CBS filled the gap with a clip from _Guys and Dolls (1955)_ (the "Adelaide" number). See more
Features Guys and Dolls
Theme From 'I Love Lucy' (Instrumental)
Written by Eliot Daniel
Performed by Wilbur Hatch
and the Desi Arnaz Orchestra See more