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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's Topical Budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date16 Nov 1935
FormatArtwork
Size55.2 x 36cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptPATRIOTISM NUISANCE AT THE CINEMA
Yes, Low went with the Nasti boys to the private view of the celebrated Hitler film - but, of course, that's not to say he's seen it. MAHATMA GRANDI"S MEATLESS DAYS
Since Italy has been ordered to fight Sanctions with self-denial, the sumptuous receptions at the Italian Embassy will perhaps not be so popular with the party-hounds.
Apply here - Supper ration coupons. THE MORNING AFTER
Bitter reflection of Mrs. Fantail (Low's charlady) that when them politicians start "sweeping the country", as they call it, someone else always has to finish the blinkin job.
Vote for...
It's a lie! Mr. LL.G
It"s a lie! Mr Baldwin
It's a lie! Mr Attlee
Throw out the ....
It's a lie! ... Simon STARTLING SIGHTS AT THE B.B.C.
The new policy of fading-out is to be applied to Television also. Reith was seen entering Broadcasting House the other day with a brand-new Director of Television Fade-outs. POST-MORTEM BY COL. BLIMP
Gad, sir, I ascribe my defeat to apathy and to the fact that 90% of the electorate voted for my opponent.
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Reith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Subjectscinemas
television
BBC
rationing
fasting
patriotism
press
radio
shortages
Social events
Performance
Nazism
Germany
economic sanctions
general elections
Politics
periodicals
receptions
embassies
UK
Italy
charwomen
India
government
elections
International relations
social policy
cleaners
Baths
brooms
1935
health
political parties
foreign policy
fade outs
Turkish baths
politicians
advertising
newspapers
Food
posters
ambassadors
broadcasting
doormen
Domestic appliances
Human beings
employees
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/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/621Reith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord1889-1971   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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