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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date22 Sep 1934
FormatArtwork
Size54 x 38cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptWaterloo Bridge - Designs now being considered by the L.C.C.
In certain cases the addition of a spring-board is desired, from which lovers of beauty may commit suicide.
Just as well the "Endeavour" is winning. Otherwise the tiddlers in Kensington Round Pond would never have had another second's peace.
Dog Buiscuit
Pearls
Somebody's Gin
Cigarettes
cafe
Such & Such Whisky
Razor Blades
Tooth Paste
Beer
Cigarettes
Restaurant
Soap
Dashed good idea, these new Pedestrian-Crossing globes. So conspicuous, - what - being the only signs that aren't illuminated....
Lloyd George wins apple prize at Local Show
It seems that the short-sighted judge mistook L.G. himself for the apple and impulsively awarded the prize. The whole thing is being hushed up.
Balance Sheet
Chairman, Loch-Ness Monsters, Ltd.: "I am pleased to report, gentlemen, that we have opened new branches in the Pacific and the Atlantic. Business is brisk and I anticipate with confidence an unparalled demand for jim-jams in the coming year. (Loud Applause)
Col. Blimp speaks flatly - "Gad, sir, Lord Beaverbrook is right. The Tory Party must save the Empire if it has to strangle it in the attempt.
Person DepictedLloyd George; David (1863-1945)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Subjectsbridges
Plymouth
Monuments
Death
Loch Ness monster
Food
London
Transport
yacht racing
local government
controls
America's Cup
Myths
Natural features
buildings
vegetables
modern fantasies
Exhibitions
suicide
Politics
model boats
Sports
neon signs
British Empire
UK
Parks
pedestrians
apples
International relations
pedestrian crossings
Drinks
Games
races
street-lights
yachting
Smoking
Round Pond
Achievements
politicians
Traffic
advertising
legends
Kensington Gardens
Horticulture
plants
Scotland
cigars
roads
fruits
Loch Ness
human settlements
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 cartoonDL0870

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Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/5Lloyd George; David (1863-1945)1863-1945President of the Board of Trade 1905-1908.
Chancellor of the Exchequer 1908-1915.
Prime Minister 1916- 1922.
Leader of the Liberl Party 1926-1931.
  
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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