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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's Topical Budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date27 Jul 1935
FormatArtwork
Size54.6 x 37.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptBathing Beauty Contest Scandal
Plans are afoot to have a Beauty Competition for seaside Mayors for a change, with a 1st Prize for the best leer.
Midnight Air War
During the week large forces attacked London suburbs with poisonous noises, but were driven off after heavy loss of sleep. A world conference is to be called to propose that all future air wars be held in the daytime.
Post Office Enterprise again
"Happy Events" Delivery
Following the success of his "Joy Telegrams" plan for taking over our entire congratulations business, the P.M.G. now contemplates even more intimate services.
G.P.O.
Mosquito Wimbledon
fif-love
A plague of mosquitoes afflicts Chelsea, giving particular attention to local tennis-players.
Tcha! Ain't that cat provocative - not letting me bite its tail...
Future World Conference
"The only natural way of securing a universal language is to symbolise thought in gesture." - Int. Congress of Phonetic Science.
1 Minute Mystery by Col. Blimp : Gad, sir, Japan is right. Keeping the white man out of the black man's country is the yellow man's burden.
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Musso; (Low's dog)
Subjectstelemessages
All England Lawn Tennis Championship, Wimbledon
Pollution
suburbs
storks
London
conferences
cats
Sports
Transport
domestic servants
local government
Performance
insects
firearms
mayors
women
Defence
maids
Social events
bathing costumes
UK
International relations
Games
biplanes
non-verbal
Chelsea
mosquitoes
birth
foreign policy
discus throwing
Weapons
noise
athletics
Proverbs and sayings
Signs
Animals
air transport
Japan
aircraft
Clothing and dress
tennis
birds
Postal services
glamour
beauty contests
expansionism
Seaside
Language and languages
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/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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