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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date22 Jun 1935
FormatArtwork
Size55.4 x 36.8cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptB.B.C. to broadcast morning exercises?
Well, Low doesn't mind. Anything that adds to the attractions of lying in bed is O.K. by him.
Chain-Letter
Dear Sir, Do not break the chain or you will have bad luck!! Write out and post copies of this letter to 5 other mugs. Then sign your name on a piece of paper, carefully place it in the waste-paper-basket, send one pound to Mr. Low and see what happens. - In this way the depression can be cured!!! Low.
No need to get up at all in future, anyway, now that we have discovered how to live without working.
Miss Joan Bull the celebrated Hatpeg
Her hats have been the sensation of every social event this season. Just wait until you see the one she's saving for the Bankruptcy Court.
Sporting
Week's Results
Cricket...All wet...0
Tennis...Wet all...0
Water Bowlo (Not out) 6 Bowls-full.
Met. Water Board.
Those in peril on the deep : Driving tests for the Navy are proceeding satisfactorily. There were only seven collisions last week.
Come, come, Mr. Featherstonehaugh! I can't give you top marks for this!
Col. Blimp lunges
Gad, sir, Lord Bunk is right. This outcry against boys being taught to kill one another is absurd. It's so good for the physique.
Person DepictedJoan Bull
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Subjectsumbrellas
BBC
Training
diaries
letters
chain letters
Sports
Belisha beacons
Philosophies
physical training
sanitation
pedestrians
services
pedestrian crossings
rain
pacifism
Games
pyjamas
health
Traffic
civil defence
ARP
Royal Navy
cricket
ships
Armed forces
Clothing and dress
water supply
Weather
hats
tennis
broadcasting
Seasons
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 cartoonDL0979

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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/832Joan Bull   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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