After the death of her husband, Lucy Carmichael and her friend, the recently divorced Vivian Bagley, move into a house together with their children. The series follows the adventures of the widow Lucy as she grapples with the comic complications of life on her own, and with her job working as the personal secretary to the impatient and grumpy banker Mr. Mooney.
Last Episode06x24 Lucy and "The Boss of the… Aired: Mar. 11, 1968
Lucy campaigns for Mr. Mooney to be named "Boss of the Year" to ensure his chance of getting a job as president of a bank in San Fransisco.
Series Fun Facts
- While working on the show, Candy Moore, Ralph Hart and Jimmy Garrett were required to attend three hours of school each day on the Desilu lot. Their teacher was called Ms. Haney.
- Vivian Vance left the program after the third season, because she lived in Connecticut and tired of commuting and leaving her husband.
- Episode #1.11 was originally meant to be "Lucy and Viv Fight Over Harry", but was shut down during filming, due to production problems. This was the only episode of the series to be shut…
[show]Episode #1.11 was originally meant to be "Lucy and Viv Fight Over Harry", but was shut down during filming, due to production problems. This was the only episode of the series to be shut down.