I Love Lucy: Season 5, Episode 10

Ricky's European Booking (12 Dec. 1955)

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Ricky can't take Lucy on his European tour, so Lucy and Ethel hold a raffle to earn money so they can go.


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Episode cast overview:
Barney Phillips ...
Mr. Jamison
Harry Antrim ...
Mr. Feldman
Dorothea Wolbert ...
Mrs. Dorothea Wolbert
Hazel Pierce ...
Hazel Pierce
Louis Nicoletti ...
Recording Engineer
The Pied Pipers ...


Ricky can't take Lucy on his European tour, so Lucy and Ethel hold a raffle to earn money so they can go.

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Comedy | Family




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12 December 1955 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


Ricky tells Lucy and Ethel that their fare to Europe will cost $3000. $3000 in 1955 is the equivalent of $24,848.69 in 2011. See more »


Lucy holds a sign "Ricky Ricardo Unfair" through the living room. An audience member can be heard repeating it. See more »


Ricky Ricardo: [to Fred] You be Lucy. Hi honey, I've got great news, I'm going to Europe.
Fred Mertz: [high pitched voice] Europe!
[screams and jumps up and down hugging Ricky, goes to the phone]
Fred Mertz: Helen, I'm going to Europe, goodbye!
[hangs up]
Ricky Ricardo: Lucy won't do that.
Fred Mertz: Are we talking about the same Lucy?
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Referenced in Forever, Darling (1956) See more »


Theme From 'I Love Lucy' (Instrumental)
Written by Eliot Daniel
Performed by Wilbur Hatch and the Desi Arnaz Orchestra
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