The girls revolt over housework and want modern conveniences. The boys bet that they can survive longer than the girls without using anything invented after 1900, including electricity.
Did You Know?
The bread Lucy makes was real and was custom made by a Los Angeles bakery. After filming it was distributed to the cast, crew, and audience to eat. See more
When the inspection committee is viewing the Ricardo's apartment, the electric lamp in the background is on. Since the couples had agreed to live like pioneers the lamp should not have been on. Lucy had even went to the trouble of buying lanterns to avoid using electric lighting. See more
Referenced in Lucy
While Strolling Through the Park One Day
Music and Lyrics by Ed Haley
Performed by Desi Arnaz
and William Frawley See more