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"The Young Fans"
Season 1, Episode #20
#20 in Series
The Young Fans
Air date: February 25, 1952
Written by: Bob Carroll Jr.
Madelyn Davis
Jess Oppenheimer
Directed by: Marc Daniels
Production code: 1-20 / 020
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The Young Fans is the twentieth episode of the first season of  I Love Lucy, also the 20th overall in the series. Directed by Marc Daniels, it first aired on CBS-TV on February 25, 1952.


A teenager has a crush on Ricky. Lucy tries pairing her up with another teenager who quickly thinks that Lucy herself has feelings for him! The "old" couple decide to make themselves appear a bit longer in the tooth to fool their young chargers.


Guest StarringEdit

  • Richard Crenna as Arthur
  • Janet Waldo as Peggy
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