I Love Lucy (1951–1957)
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Building a Bar-B-Q 

Ricky is on vacation from work and is always in Lucy's way. Lucy & Ethel decide to start building a BBQ in order to trick Ricky & Fred into taking over a man's job. Unfortunately, Lucy loses her wedding ring during the process.

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
... Lucy Ricardo
... Ricky Ricardo
... Ethel Mertz
... Fred Mertz
Richard Keith ... Little Ricky Ricardo (as Little Ricky)
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Ricky is on vacation from work and is always in Lucy's way. Lucy & Ethel decide to start building a BBQ in order to trick Ricky & Fred into taking over a man's job. Unfortunately, Lucy loses her wedding ring during the process.

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Comedy | Family

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TV-G
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8 April 1957 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Goofs

Desi mouths Fred's line right along with him during the "building of the Bar-B-Q" when he mentions how fat Ethel's fingers have gotten. See more »

Quotes

Lucy Ricardo: [Ethel reluctantly agrees to help Lucy rebuild their brick-and-cement Bar-B-Q in the middle of the night] Oh, gee, Ethel, thanks. It's times like this when you know what friends are for.
Ethel Mertz: If I had known this is what friends are for, I'd have signed up as an enemy.
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Soundtracks

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