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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date08 Jun 1935
FormatArtwork
Size54.7 x 36.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptEuropean Situation
A message from Rome says that Mussolini has a black eye. Hitler is expected to produce a brown eye immediately.
Play-Streets Peril
Protests are made against Mr. Belisha's scheme to convert certain streets into children's play-streets, closed to traffic. Greatly increased danger to pedestrians is feared.
New Road Menace
The Ribbon Development Bill will stop the building of dwellings within 200 yds. of classified roads, but buildings used for agricultural purposes are excepted. Motorists' nightmares will change their character slightly in future.
Cricket Improvements
Lord's are trying out a device which will light a lamp automatically when visibility gets too poor. The next item is a device to make vulgar American noises when play gets too poor.
Diet and Nutrition
New Advisory Committee's Task
A wayzgoose was held last night to test Police Court reports about the high costs of potato chips at West-End Bottle-clubs. Evidence is still being taken.
Graceful Movement by Blimp
Gad, sir, Lord Bunk was right. MacDonald had to go. The fellow seemed to think he was in a National Government.
Person DepictedMussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Subjectsbridges
swastika
Food
Transport
Flags
accidents
potatoes
Performance
nightclubs
Germany
international cricket
Lord's Cricket Ground
American
buildings
vegetables
Emblems
Politics
children
injuries
Drinks
Sports
Games
ribbon developments
Belisha beacons
uniforms
planning
countryside
trapeze
circuses
Leadership
pedestrians
Italy
Design and invention
cars
pedestrian crossings
Parliament
play-streets
black eyes
Lighting
health
chips
political parties
foreign policy
Legislation
towns
Traffic
cabarets
cricket
Animals
Measurement
Agriculture
Clothing and dress
Sciences
government policy
bills
roads
cows
fruits
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 cartoonDL0975

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Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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