Roland Davies (b.1904; d.1993)

Roland Davies first studied to be a lithographer, but became an illustrator instead, starting with cinema posters and illustrations for the magazines Autocar and Motor Cycle. He began working for Modern Boy in 1928, where he drew illustrations and covers, making his debut in comics (for which he was best known) in March 1932 with 'Come on, Steve!'. This cartoon appeared in the Sunday Express, and was such a success that Davies founded a studio…