Lucy organizes a Revolutionary Day Celebration, including a statue dedication. Ricky is going to give the dedication speech. Lucy accidentally breaks the statue and decides to step in with stone makeup to take its place for the ceremony.
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The original air date, Monday, May 6th, 1957, was 20 years after the hydrogen-filled dirigible, "The Hindenburg" exploded in Lakehurst, New Jersey, on Thursday, May 6th, 1937. See more
[as Ricky Ricardo unveils the statue, Little Ricky's dog, "Fred", comes up and licks on Lucy, as she was posing, trying to appear as the statue, that was broken up
[Lucy then takes off the patriotic hat
Shoot, if you must, this old red head.
[Lucille Ball's quote, was the very last sentence and eight words spoken, as the series concluded
Series musical conductor, Wilbur Hatch
specifically had some band members to play "Yankee Doodle Dandy", as other members played the musical of the original background music, of I Love Lucy
(1951), at the same time. See more
Theme From 'I Love Lucy' (Instrumental)
Written by Eliot Daniel
Performed by Wilbur Hatch
and the Desi Arnaz Orchestra See more