I LOVE LUCY  
  Production and Release Schedule  
  1953 - 1954  
   
  Production Episode Title Telecast  
  Seq. Date Day Seq. Date  
   
  (65) holdover Ricky's Life Story 1 10/05/53  
  68 09/11/53 Fr The Girls Go Into Business 2 10/12/53  
  69 09/17/53 Th Lucy & Ethel Buy the Same Dress 3 10/19/53  
  70 09/24/53 Th Equal Rights 4 10/26/53  
  71 10/01/53 Th Baby Pictures 5 11/02/53  
  72 10/08/53 Th Lucy Tells the Truth 6 11/09/53  
  73 10/15/53 Th The French Revue 7 11/16/53  
  74 10/22/53 Th Redecorating the Mertzes' Apartment 8 11/23/53  
  75 10/29/53 Th Too Many Crooks 9 11/30/53  
  76 11/05/53 Th Changing the Boys' Wardrobe 10 12/07/53  
  77 11/12/53 Th Lucy Has Her Eyes Examined 11 12/14/53  
  78 11/19/53 Th Ricky's Old Girl Friend 12 12/21/53  
  The Freezer (REPEAT) 13 12/28/53  
  Gossip (REPEAT) 14 01/04/54  
  79 11/28/53 Sa The Million Dollar Idea 15 01/11/54  
  80 12/03/53 Th Ricky Minds the Baby 16 01/18/54  
  81 12/10/53 Th Charm School 17 01/25/54  
  82 12/17/53 Th Sentimental Anniversary 18 02/01/54  
   
  CHRISTMAS VACATION - 2 WEEKS  
   
  83 01/07/54 Th Fan Magazine Interview 19 02/08/54  
  84 01/14/54 Th Oil Wells 20 02/15/54  
  85 01/21/54 Th Ricky Loses His Temper 21 02/22/54  
  86 01/28/54 Th Home Movies 22 03/01/54  
  87 02/04/54 Th Bonus Bucks 23 03/08/54  
  88 02/11/54 Th Ricky's Hawaiian Vacation 24 03/15/54  
  Lucy Does a TV Commercial (REPEAT) 25 03/22/54  
  89 02/16/54 Tu Lucy is Envious 26 03/29/54  
   
  VACATION - 1 WEEK  
  NEW YORK PUBLICITY TOUR FOR "THE LONG, LONG TRAILER" (FEB 20-27)  
   
  90 03/04/54 Th Lucy Writes a Novel 27 04/05/54  
  91 03/11/54 Th Lucy's Club Dance 28 04/12/54  
  92 03/18/54 Th The Diner 29 4/26/54*  
  93 03/25/54 Th The Black Wig 30 4/19/54*  
  94 04/01/54 Th Tennessee Ernie Visits 31 05/03/54  
  95 04/08/54 Th Tennessee Ernie Hangs On 32 05/10/54  
  96 04/15/54 Th The Golf Game 33 05/17/54  
  97 04/22/54 Th The Sublease 34 05/24/54  
   
  VACATION - 5 WEEKS  
  (Viv & Bill appear on "Milton Berle show" from NYC May 4.  
   
  Cuban Pals (REPEAT) 35 05/31/54  
  Pioneer Women (REPEAT) 36 06/07/54  
  The Kleptomaniac (REPEAT) 37 06/14/54  
  Marriage License (REPEAT) 38 06/21/54  
  Job Switching (REPEAT) 39 06/28/54  
   
  98 06/03/54 Th Lucy Cries Wolf Delayed: Next Season  
  99 06/10/54 Th The Matchmaker Delayed: Next Season  
  100 06/17/54 Th The Business Manager Delayed: Next Season  
  101 06/24/54 Th Mr. & Mrs. TV Show Delayed: Next Season  
  102 07/01/54 Th Mertz and Kurtz Delayed: Next Season
     
     
  *Note: Episodes 92 and 93 were telecast in reverse order    
     
  10 week summer vacation    
  Development of Hollywood-trip stories