Lucy and Ethel go into business making salad dressing based on Lucy's Aunt Martha's recipe. Their advertising on a local TV show looks like a success, but when Ricky finds that they're losing money on each jar, the girls have to find a way to get their customers to cancel their orders.
Did You Know?
Lucy and Ethel end up purchasing 1133 quarts of salad dressing. Ethel states that they lost 10 cents per quart, or $113. $113 in 1954 is worth approximately $900 in 2010. See more
At the end when Lucy and Ethel have their shopping carts loaded up with salad dressing they forgot one thing, the stairs! It would be incredibly difficult, if not impossible, to get the loaded up shopping carts down the stairs of their apartment building, especially while wearing roller skates. See more
[disguised as Lucille McGillicuddy, trying to stop the TV audience about buying the salad dressing
What's Aunt Martha trying to do, poison me?
Theme From 'I Love Lucy' (Instrumental)
Written by Eliot Daniel
Performed by Wilbur Hatch
and the Desi Arnaz Orchestra See more