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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date29 Jun 1935
FormatArtwork
Size54.1 x 36.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptAir Pageant "High Spots"
The "Ssh"
New noiseless plane for dropping noiseless bombs. "A great contribution to peace", says the Air Ministry.
The "Whale"
For removing the civilian population up to the stratosphere - the only safe place when these air forces start protecting.
Bless our Home
Overcrowded Rich
Public Conscience Stirred
It is stated in the House of Lords that overcrowding is worse in Mayfair than in working-class districts. A flag-day is to be held immediately to build model flats for dukes in Park Lane.
Duel on the centre court
Deuce
Wimbledon looks forward to big French single
Apparently Poulain has a tricky service, but Borotra is fancied because of his hot returns to the far corner of his opponent's baseline.
Aar! How can you sit in the shade when it won't keep still!
Last week's Post Office reception to the "Ideal Subscriber" was followed by another to the "Ideal Wrong Number." Unfortunately, after he had been shown round by the P.M.G. it was found he was the wrong man. P.S. Low has just remembered that this is the wrong P.M.G.
Col. Blimp for National Phyical Culture
Gad, sir, the Duke of Wigwam is right. Give the unemployed less food and spend the money on keeping 'em fit.
Person DepictedWood; Kingsley (1881-1943); Sir
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
SubjectsContrasts
government ministers
airships
All England Lawn Tennis Championship, Wimbledon
Pollution
Employment
London
Transport
Charity
slums
fencing
upper class
Emblems
social classes
Defence
Sports
Flags
bombs
Environment
telephones
physical training
Mayfair
Streets
Nobility
roundels
Games
dogs
biplanes
Royal Air Force
health
overcrowding
Weapons
noise
Animals
wrong numbers
air transport
Armed forces
government departments
aircraft
unemployment
Park Lane
Postmaster General
tennis
flag-days
housing
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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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/722Wood; Kingsley (1881-1943); Sir1881-1943   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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