After some research I found out the Mr. Meriweather was played by Italian American actor Jay Novello. Jay was actually born Micheal Romano in Chicago in 1904 to Italian immigrants. He had quite an impressive acting career in television and film. Here is his profile on IMDB
|"The Seance" with Mr. Meriweather|
|Jay Novello (photo from Great Old Movies Blog)|
|Jay Novello as Mr. Beecher in "The Sublease"|
– Staten Island Ferry (1956) … Passport Clerk
– The Business Manager (1954) … Mr. Hickox
– Lucy Tells the Truth (1953) … Casting Director
– Lucy Goes to the Hospital (1953) … Mr. Stanley
Mr. Alvin Littlefield / Mr. Littlefield
– Ricky Asks for a Raise (1952) … Mr. Littlefield
– Lucy's Schedule (1952) … Mr. Alvin Littlefield
Anyhow, I know am not the only one who likes these classic characters! is there any from I love Lucy you loved or even hated?
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Sources: Lucy Fan Great Old Movies Blog
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