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Milton Caniff's Steve Canyon, although not gai...

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Todays telephone doodle… When I think of how many times a comic artist has to draw their hero over the course of a career… say for example, Milton Caniff… whose ‘Steve Canyon‘ newspaper strip ran for 40 years !… and I always found it hard to do that… until Slim came along (or rather, emerged from my subconscious over a period of years)… and I just never get bored of him… I always feel like I am still getting to know him, no matter how many times I draw those eyes or that profile… every day with Subway Slim feels like a journey.