Lucy meets her mother-in-law from Cuba for the first time.



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Episode cast overview:
Mary Emery ...
Virginia Barbour ...
Assistant to Professor
Pilar Arcos ...
Party Guest
Rodolfo Hoyos Jr. ...
Party Guest (as Rodolfo Hoyos)
Bennett Green ...


Lucy meets her mother-in-law from Cuba for the first time.

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Comedy | Family




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22 November 1954 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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This may be a goof (not trivia), but to be kind, let's give Ricky the benefit of the doubt. His mother, who does not speak English, arrives unexpectedly while Ricky is still at work. As he comes through the door and sees her, he is obviously surprised, presumably not thinking rationally, and says, "Mother! When did you get in?" Surely Ricky, who sometimes lapses into his native Spanish himself when he's excited, would have greeted her in Spanish in the normal course of events. See more »


Assistant to Professor: [whispering to Lucy to set up the mind reader's trick] Now, what's the date of your birth?
Lucy Ricardo: [whispering back to the Professor's assistant] August sixth.
Assistant to Professor: August sixth, what?
Lucy Ricardo: August sixth, period.
Assistant to Professor: Won't you tell me the year, too?
Lucy Ricardo: He's the mind reader, let him tell you.
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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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