I Love Lucy

Season 6 Episode 21

Lucy's Night in Town

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Aired Monday 9:00 PM Mar 25, 1957 on CBS
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Lucy's Night in Town
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After spending six whole weeks in their new Connecticut home, Lucy dreams of a night in New York City and it turns into a nightmare. Four carefully hoarded tickets to the Broadway musical hit "The Most Happy Fella" are supposed to get the Ricardos and the Mertzes in to see the sold-out show. But difficulties arise when Fred Mertz gets nervous about pickpockets because he's carrying $500 in cash in his pockets.moreless

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Doris Parker

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Woman in Box

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John Eldredge

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Man in Box

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Louis A. Nicoletti

Louis A. Nicoletti

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  • TRIVIA (1)

    • Fred claims to be carrying the monthly rent money from the apartment building: $500. Since there are at least 9 apartments in the building Fred is either charging each apartment $50 per month in rent or many tenants are late with their payments.

  • QUOTES (4)

  • NOTES (3)

    • Joseph Kearns (usher) was last seen in the first season episode "The Kleptomaniac".

    • Songs: "Standing on the Corner", "Don't Cry", and "Big 'D'", as featured on Columbia's original cast album recording of "The Most Happy Fella."

    • "The Most Happy Fella" was an actual Broadway show that was partially bankrolled by Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz's production company, Desilu Productions.

  • ALLUSIONS (1)

    • The Most Happy Fella: A Broadway musical that ran for 676 performances. This show was used because Desilu Music was a backer to the musical.

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