To Kill A Mockingbird

Walter Cunningham

Physical Description

Walter Cunningham is a poor little boy. He is about the same age as Jem, but he is still in a first grade class. Walter is 10 years old, his family is so poor that he has to go to school without any shoes or lunch. He is a small person for his age.


Walter is a poor kid who won't take anything from anyone because he knows he cant pay them back. He is a shy person and he doesn't fight girls, because when Scout beat him up he didn't fight back he just layer there.


“Miss Caroline, he’s a Cunningham.”


Chapter 2 page 6


The author thinks that Walter is a quit child that doesn't take money or pity from anyone just because he is a little more less fortunate than they are.