he Old Woman Spring first appears in "1980: Living For Tomorrow!", when spring arrives at Penguin Village. She asks for Gyaosu's microphone to sing in "Barber Shop Panic: Part 2". She is seen in her shop when Arale Norimaki asks her if she sells bra in "Arale Goes on an Errand". The Old Woman Spring sells cigarettes to Kinoko Sarada in "Kinoko on the Loose", thinking it is for the little girl's parents. She also appears in the chapter "Leave It to Akiko".
The Old Woman Spring is seen cheering for Taro Soramame, a well known cigarette consumer, in "Penguin Gran Prix, Part 2".
In Dragon Ball, Goku asked her if she seen General Blue, but she shakes her head.
- Old Woman Spring was voted the 11th Dumbest character and 13th Coolest character in the "I'm Number One!" contest held in Dr. Slump volume 8.