"Vacation from Marriage"

(Episode #41)

OAD: October 27, 1952 - CBS Television Network

FILMED: Friday, August 1, 1952 - General Service Studios

PREMISE: Lucy and Ethel attempt to refresh their lives by taking a vacation from their husbands. They wind up spending a chilly Saturday night alone together on the roof of the Mertz apartment building.


This episode was the first to be filmed when the Lucy company reassembled (the week of July 27) after a shortened summer vacation. (The troupe had to return early so Lucille Ball could get as many episodes finished as possible before her newfound pregnancy forced her retirement from the show in mid-November.)

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