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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date07 Jul 1934
FormatArtwork
Size54.9 x 35.7cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptKing John refusing to sign Magna dog-biscuit
Complications between Houses of York and Lancaster
4 society pekes who all insisted upon playing Anne Boleyn
Guy Fawkes at bay
Oliver Cromwell thinking
Parliament present day.
Pageant of Parliament (Albert Hall) (Or it may have been that Low was at the Dog Show instead. You can never tell.)
M.C.C.
"Will So-and-So's toe be fit? Will What's-his-name's knee be sound? Will Whosit's thumb be working? When we hear these questions flying around we know that the M.C.C. is unpacking another test team.
Do tennis girls make good wives?
And why not - "the games have much in common" say Dorothy Round and Helen Jacobs.
Yes, yes, Henley is all right, if it were not for the races.
Use less water
Hollywood announces that in future it will seek to please by producing films fit for the child of 8.
Cinema
Respectable films
"Aw, gee, pop - less go round the corner to see "Purple Passion"
Agricultural Show
Bull (bitterly): "Ar, go to the Machinery Exhibit and pinch a tractor."
Blimp
Gad, sir, Lucy Houston is right. Look at Germany. Imports and Exports have been abolished and Prosperity has turned the corner.
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Round Little; Dorothy Edith (1908-1982)
Jacobs; Helen Hull (1908-1997)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
SubjectsAgriculture
Animals
Baths
Domesticity
Exhibitions
Games
Germany
Henley Royal Regatta
Historical periods and persons
Human beings
Parliament
Performance
Resemblance
Seasons
Social attitudes
Social events
Sports
Turkish baths
Wars of the Roses
Weather
ambulances
boating
bulls
censorship
cinemas
cows
cricket
dogs
droughts
economics
exports
film industry
health
imports
injuries
sanitation
services
tennis
test matches
water supply
women
SeriesLow's topical budget
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL0849

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/2168Round Little; Dorothy Edith (1908-1982)1908-1982   
GB/BCA/2169Jacobs; Helen Hull (1908-1997)1908-1997   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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