Ah, Canadiana. Are you familiar with Jimmy Frise who illustrated for Greg Clark? He captured the Clark articles in The Star with splendid visuals - also did Birdseye Center which described small town rural Ontario brilliantly. Let me know how & I'll send some scans - I think you'll like them.
What is the deal with the hoodlum, flashing the pistol, money, and her boobs (in no particular order)?
If a woman ever wants to shoot me, she should do it topless. I would be shot at least twice before I noticed the gun at all.