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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date29 Dec 1934
FormatArtwork
Size55 x 37.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptAfter Christmas comes the inquest
Santa Claus himself is doing l2 months `solitary' at Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, for rioting.
Ar, fish-hooks to you.
There were several car accidents, caused mainly by the drivers arguing about the futility of the forthcoming new driving tests -
and 1 murder - of a member of Mud-cum-puddle choir who went flat at the Empire broadcast of the National Anthem - the dirty Communist.
New Traffic Problem
It is said that new taxi-cabs are to be fitted with wireless
Dog hero saves international crisis
Faced with request from U.S.A. for film of Belisha Beacon at work, Ministry of Transport failed to find a pedestrian on one. Mussolini thereupon risked life for country.
Bedside Manner
(New Style)
G.M.C. No.47263 - The General Medical Council's measures to stop doctors being "advertised" when they broadcast health talks are but the prelude to a drastic plan to prevent them advertising their identity even to patients.
1935
Resolved!!
THAT I will keep a stiff upper lip and my chin in the air.
THAT I will stand shoulder to shoulder with my back to the wall.
THAT I will all pull together with a firm hand.
THAT I will look forward with confidence to the future coming in sight. Signed: Horatio Blimp, Col. Rtd.
Witnesses: Joe and Tom, Turkish Bath Rubbers.
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Musso; (Low's dog)
Father Christmas
Subjectscinemas
prisoners
film industry
organs
patriotism
Transport
accidents
radio
murder
Performance
Festivals and customs
New Year's Day
Photography
crimes
driving tests
taxis
ballrooms
regulations
Christmas
Belisha beacons
Philosophies
communism
dance
cameras
Music
cities
pedestrians
cars
pedestrian crossings
dogs
British Medical Council
Baths
health
Edinburgh
towns
Turkish baths
doctors
Traffic
advertising
Barlinnie Prison Glasgow
Proverbs and sayings
Animals
choristers
Resolutions
cinematographic cameras
prisons
broadcasting
Quotations
musical instruments
Police
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
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Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
GB/BCA/823Father Christmas   
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