The Girls Go Into Business
Oct 12, 1953
After watching two women walk out of a local dress shop with $200 in purchases, Lucy and Ethel decide to buy the shop and go into business for themselves.
Lucy and Ethel Buy a Dress
Oct 19, 1953
Lucy and Ethel show up to a talent show performance wearing identical dresses.
Oct 26, 1953
Lucy and Ethel insist on equal rights in their households, and wish to be treated as if they were men.
Nov 02, 1953
The Ricardos make a resolution not to brag about their son, but Lucy can't resist.
Lucy Tells the Truth
Nov 09, 1953
Ricky, Fred, and Ethel don't believe that Lucy could go one day without telling a lie.
Lucy Has Her Eyes Examined
Nov 12, 1953
Lucy makes a crazy attempt at a jitterbug audition even though her vision is impaired.
The French Revue
Nov 16, 1953
Lucy tries to crash Ricky's French revue playing at the Tropicana as a lamp, a bass fiddle, and as a chorus girl.
Redecorating the Mertzes' Apartment
Nov 23, 1953
Spying Lucy's new mink stole, Ethel complains about how shabby her apartment is.
Too Many Crooks
Nov 30, 1953
Lucy is suspected of being the mysterious woman burglar, Madame X.
Changing the Boys' Wardrobe
Dec 07, 1953
Lucy and Ethel hatch an ingenious plot to update their husband's wardrobes.
The Million Dollar Idea
Jan 11, 1954
Out of money, and in need of a million dollar idea, Lucy goes into the business of selling salad dressing.
Ricky Minds the Baby
Jan 18, 1954
While the Tropicana is closed for repainting, Ricky offers to give Lucy a week's break and take total responsibility for the care of Little Ricky.
Jan 25, 1954
Ethel and Lucy are upset that Ricky and Fred don't seem interested in them.
Feb 01, 1954
Lucy and Ricky want to celebrate their anniversary themselves, with a quiet dinner at home. The Mertzes plan a big surprise party for them.
Fan Magazine Interview
Feb 08, 1954
Lucy and Ricky are expecting a visit from a fan magazine writer who's doing a piece on happily married couples.
Feb 15, 1954
The gang buys oil stock from new neighbors who claim to be Texas oil tycoons.
Ricky Loses His Temper
Feb 22, 1954
Ricky tries his hand at a little psychology to overcome Lucy's mania for buying hats.
Mar 01, 1954
When Ricky makes a film and succeeds in selling it to a producer, Lucy decides to get into the act by producing a western.
Ricky's Hawaiian Vacation
Mar 22, 1954
Lucy wants to go to Hawaii and wangles her way onto a television game show to win the trip.
Lucy Is Envious
Mar 29, 1954
In an attempt to compete with her wealthy friends, Lucy pledges $500 (that she doesn't have) to charity.
Lucy Writes A Novel
Apr 05, 1954
Lucy wants to be a published author after hearing about another housewife who made a fortune doing it.
Lucy's Club Dance
Apr 12, 1954
Lucy forms an all-women band but needs Ricky's help to make them sound presentable.
The Black Wig
Apr 19, 1954
Lucy decides to try a new look, despite her husband Ricky's objections.
Apr 26, 1954
Ricky becomes interested in a diner that is for sale so the Ricardos and the Mertzes all buy it together.
Tennessee Ernie Visits
May 03, 1954
Lucy's mother writes to ask if she and her husband "Xavier" would be so kind as to entertain "a friend's roommate's cousin's middle boy, Ernest" when he visits New York.
Tennessee Ernie Hangs On
May 10, 1954
A houseguest overstays his welcome and the Ricardos concoct a scheme that ends up making them look like country hillbillies.
The Golf Game
May 17, 1954
Golf pro Jimmy Demaret visits Lucy and Ethel on the green to show them how the game is really played after they're misled by Ricky and Fred.