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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date23 Jun 1934
FormatArtwork
Size54.7 x 39.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptSsh! Cabinet meeting on Sedition Bill. Public excluded!
Waterloo Bridge
Herbert Morrison began demolition by chipping off some blocks of granite. Ah well, they have pretended to be members of the London Society long enough
Ssh!
Residents on the Bath road ....dangerous driving at night (incomplete because corner of drawing is torn off)
`S'all fault of Met'politan (hic!) Water Board askin' everybody t'take lesh water with it...
Water Situation
It is announced that the authorities are determined to throw the entire resources of the Empire into the crisis. 3 African rainmakers are to be invited to join the National Govt.
Larwood - It is reported that the Selection Committee had a further interview with Larwood yesterday. He still refused to play against Australia, although he satisfied everybody that there was nothing the matter with his foot.
Col. Blimp
Gad, Sir, Lord Reverbeer is right. We should explain to the natives in India that British troops are there only to protect them from massacre, and if they don't accept that, then shoot 'em all down.
Ascot was a great success. This is Captain.... leading in Hon. Mrs. ... .. who won the Gold Cup for the fastest human being present. Lady ..... nearly won but her flounces caught alight in the heath fire.
Person DepictedMorrison; Herbert (1888-1965)
MacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)
Thomas; James Henry (1874-1949)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
SubjectsAfrica
Animals
Armed forces
Associations
Baths
Cabinet
Clothing and dress
Drinks
Drivers
Games
Historical periods and persons
Human beings
Independence
India
International relations
Legislation
London
London in the season
Parliament
Performance
Politics
Religions and cults
Resemblance
Royal Ascot
Seasons
Sedition Act
Smoking
Social events
Sports
Stereotypes
Traffic
Transport
Turkish baths
UK
Weather
accidents
bills
blacks
bridges
buildings
cars
cigars
construction
cricket
demolition
drink-driving
drinking water
droughts
drunkenness
fashions
foreign policy
government
health
injuries
monkeys
occultism
rain
rain dance
rain making
regulations
restrictions
rites
services
social classes
test matches
upper class
witch-doctors
SeriesLow's topical budget
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/549Morrison; Herbert (1888-1965)1888-1965   
GB/BCA/3MacDonald; James Ramsay (1866-1937)1866-1937   
GB/BCA/9Thomas; James Henry (1874-1949)1874-1949Labour politician. Expelled from the Labour Party and the National Union of Railwaymen in 1930.
Secretary of State for the Colonies 1924
Lord Privy Seal 1929
Secretary of State for the Dominions 1930-1935
Secretary of State for the Colonise 1935-1936.
Resigned 1936 over stock exchange scandal.
  
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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