Lucy and Ethel run against each other for President of their women's club.



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Lucy and Ethel run against each other for President of their women's club.

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Comedy | Family




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16 February 1953 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


Actress Doris Singleton's first of ten "I Love Lucy" appearances was playing Lucy's frenemy Lillian Appleby. But several weeks later in "Lucy is a Matchmaker", her character was renamed Caroline Appleby, as the character was known in all subsequent appearances. See more »


On her first appearance on the show actress Doris Singleton played 'Lillian Appleby', yet on the other episodes in which she appeared her character name was 'Carolyn Appleby'. See more »


Ricky Ricardo: Anything special on your mind?
Ethel Mertz: Yeah. I came up to tell Lucy that the Wednesday Afternoon Fine Arts League is meeting on Friday this week.
Ricky Ricardo: The Wednesday Afternoon Fine Art Leagues is meeting on Friday.
[Yes, he says, 'Fine Art Leagues']
Ethel Mertz: Yeah.
Ricky Ricardo: I thought you always met on Thursday.
Ethel Mertz: Oh, no. We never met on Thursday. We usually meet on Tuesday.
Ricky Ricardo: Well, look, this is probably a very stupid question, but, eh, why couldn't the Wednesday Afternoon Fine Arts League meet on Wednesday?
Ethel Mertz: Oh, we tried it, but ...
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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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