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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date14 Jul 1934
FormatArtwork
Size57.9 x 37.8cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptThe Flower Show has not been so good this year, although there have been notable exhibits in the toasted grass section.
Use Less Water
In view of the difficulty of lighting heath fires quickly enough by dropping ordinary cigarette buts, a special line for travelling half-wits is to be placed on the market.
Firelight Cigarettes : Every but-end soaked in petrol ready to toss over your shoulder
Britain's Year of Champions - Further additions to our sporting laurels for the year
Lucy Houston Special Champ.
Miss England
J. Reith Champion Atmospheric
Rt. Hon. Dress-Suit Champion Sticker
Castlerosse Champion (near) King of Turf
John Jones - Champion Sitter. (sat through all the sports events heroically).
Bisley
Now if only I had a gun...
"Pedestrian Crossing"
"Why does Hore-Belisha cross the road?"
"Oh, I know that old one. To show ordinary folks how to get to the other side."
Purity Movement Sweeps Hollywood
Latest reports say that processions of stars march the streets carrying banners of lingerie protesting against farmyard appeal.
One Husband at a time
Col. Blimp speaks out - Gad, sir, Lord Beaverbrook is right. We must put a heavy tax on imported water and encourage home production
The Crimes
Shower not working.
Person DepictedReith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord
Houston; Lucy
Castlerosse; Lord
Thomas; James Henry (1874-1949)
Hore-Belisha; Leslie (1893-1957)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
SubjectsAnimals
Awards
Baths
Bisley
Disasters
Exhibitions
Fire
Games
Geographical areas
Hollywood
Performance
Seasons
Smoking
Sports
Traffic
Turkish baths
USA
Weather
accidents
blood sports
censorship
cigarettes
cinemas
divorce
drinking water
droughts
economics
exports
glamour
health
imports
indirect taxation
monogamy
pedestrian crossings
pedestrians
plants
rabbits
restrictions
services
sexual relationships
stars
taxation
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
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Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/621Reith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord1889-1971   
GB/BCA/2114Houston; Lucy   
GB/BCA/140Castlerosse; Lord   
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/403Hore-Belisha; Leslie (1893-1957)1893-1957   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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