Schulz's Beethoven: Schroeder's Muse
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Charles Schulz
Peanuts •  12/10/1959

Lucy seemingly never loses the ability to catch Schroeder off guard, as she does in this strip. Instead of grasping after some material possession - or Schroeder himself - she actually offers to help publicize Beethoven's birthday. In the final panel Schroeder, nonplussed and looking warily directly at the reader, wonders where the real Lucy has gone!