Rickety Gin is a short starring Oswald the Lucky Rabbit released on December 26, 1927. This is one of several Oswald shorts that are "lost".


Oswald plays a cop who woos a nurse who wanders into the park. Pete then gets Oswald drunk and woos the nurse wearing Oswald's stolen uniform.




  • This short had two working titles: Whose Hootch and Officer 999, the latter of which was a pun on Officer 666, a popular Broadway comedy.[2]


  1. "Comedies and Short Subjects" - Motion Picture News (1927)
  2. Bossert, David (2017). Oswald the Lucky Rabbit: The Search for the Lost Cartoons, 1st, Disney Editions. ISBN 978-148478037-4. 
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