REPEAT: April 13, 1953 - CBS Television Network
OAD: January 28, 1952
NEW FOOTAGE: Ethel wants Fred to clean the furnace, so he pretends to have a bad back. She sees through his ruse, and together with Ricky, recall the time Lucy pretended to be ill...
At that point, we flashback to ("I Love Lucy" Episode #16) with Ricky planning a new show at the Tropicana. If he does not allow Lucy to be in it, she may suffer a nervous breakdown. At least that's what she wants her husband to think!
GUEST CAST: Hal March (himself)