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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date02 Feb 1935
FormatArtwork
Size54.6 x 35.9cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptLady Showoff Queen of Slums
Countess of Swank Queen of Means-Test
Mrs Dooley Queen of Devastated Areas
Charity Ball
In view of the situation, Low is organizing a Ball to help the dear Poor.. The usual Society exhibitionists will show themselves and perhaps there may be a few shillings over expenses to give to something or other - but of course the big idea is to show the dear Poor that everything is O.K.
Difficult days at Fulham - Since the Socialist Town Council of Fulham insists on using its discretion about flying its flag, loyal residents don't know when they are saluting a Royal Wedding and when Stalin's birthday.
Stop
Go
Censoring the Cabaret - Steps are being taken by the Dirt Council (Hon. Mrs. Wowser, Presdt.) to control the gags of cabaret comedians.
Science has not finished examining the huge skull washed up last week, but it seems certain that the Past has had its Randolph Churchills, too.
We Want Work
Hard Times in Gigolo Industry
Deputation calls on Prime Minister to demand work or maintenance.
Look up, Brother, look up
Optimist waiting outside an air-park hoping to be struck by a bar of gold.
Col. Blimp throws his weight
Gad, sir, Lord Mingy was right. To give the children of the unemployed enough to eat is to sap their sturdy British independence.
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Musso; (Low's dog)
SubjectsAnimals
Baths
Behaviour
Catering
Charity
Clothing and dress
Contrasts
Death
Emblems
Employment
Finance
Flags
Fulham
Games
London
Materials
Performance
Philosophies
Restaurants
Sciences
Social attitudes
Sports
Traffic
Transport
Turkish baths
Union Jack
Wealth
air transport
anthropology
athletics
cabarets
censorship
children
controls
dogs
fashions
gigolos
gold
health
lights
local government
metals
minerals
poverty
sexual relationships
shot put
skeleton
skull
social classes
social deprivation
social services
socialism
town councils
traditionalism
unemployment
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 cartoonDL0924

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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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