Charles Schulz Draws Charlie Brown

The creator of Peanuts sketches his legendary protagonist at the piano. "I guess Charlie Brown is mostly me. That's why he often has that dumb expression on his face," says Schulz. 

The creator of Peanuts sketches his legendary protagonist at the piano. "I guess Charlie Brown is mostly me. That's why he often has that dumb expression on his face," says Schulz. 

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