Webcomic / Guttersnipe


Guttersnipe is a webcomic about a homeless, starving street urchin and her pet sewer rat. Taking place during the Great Depression, the strip lampoons popular misconceptions of the era, including bootleggers, boll weevils and hobos.

Characters include:
  • Lil' Ragamuffin, a spitfire orphan girl.
  • Sir Percy Throckmorton Scruffs, esq, her educated, erudite pet rat.
  • Red Menace, Mugsy Fisticuffs and Mary Mangdana, rival urchin gang.
  • Herbert Hoover, the President of the United States.
  • Boxcar Calpurnia, the Mad Hobo Queen

Guttersnipe has the following tropes: