I Love Lucy

Season 6 Episode 6

Off to Florida

Aired Monday 9:00 PM Nov 12, 1956 on CBS



  • Quotes

    • Ethel: Maybe some music will lull us to sleep.
      Radio announcer: And now the latest bulletin on the Evelyn Holby case. Police report that Holby, famous gray haired hatchet murderess, has escaped from prison and is heading south in a creme colored convertible-coupe. Now back to our previous broadcast. (Lucy turns off the radio)
      Ethel: What'd you turn it off for?
      Lucy: Did you hear what he said?
      Ethel: Yeah.
      Lucy: Which way are we heading.
      Ethel: South.
      Lucy: Exactly. Grey hair, creme colored convertible.
      Ethel: Oh Lucy, that's just a coincidence.
      Lucy: But think, it all fits, likes to drive in the dark, won't stop at motels, uses back roads. Why do you suppose she uses back roads?
      Ethel: She told us, to save time.
      Lucy: Oh sure, she uses back roads to avoid the police.
      Ethel: Oh Lucy, I don't believe you, the woman they're looking for is a hatchet murderess, she doesn't look like a...
      Ethel and Lucy: HATCHET!
      Ethel: Eh, uh...we're just jumping to conclusions, she brought the hatchet to uh...to uh..
      Lucy: To WHAT!? Chop watercrest? Ethel that woman definately has the killer look about her. Come on, we've got to make a run for it.