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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionThe price of "sound" government.
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date20 May 1936
FormatArtwork
Size33 x 47.5cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptWhile Mr. Duff Cooper is lamenting the dearth of recruits, it is well to note that last year 2 out of 3 applicants had to be rejected as unfit. Slum-reared under-fed Lady Diana calls YOU - Enlist today
Gad, sir, Socialism would sap the nation's stamina
Food Offi[cer]
Health Officer
Accepts
Rejects
Person DepictedCooper; Duff, (1890-1954); Viscount Norwich,
Duff Cooper; Diana; Lady
Elliot; Walter (1888-1958)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Wood; Kingsley (1881-1943); Sir
Inskip; Thomas (1876-1947); 1st Viscount Caldecote
Subjectsrationing
shortages
slums
social deprivation
uniforms
Philosophies
government
medical boards
recruitment
health
poverty
military officers
advertising
socialism
Food
Armed forces
posters
government policy
fitness
housing
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
Relates to cartoonDL1102

Show related Persons records.

Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/168Cooper; Duff, (1890-1954); Viscount Norwich,1890-1954   
GB/BCA/1599Duff Cooper; Diana; Lady   
GB/BCA/226Elliot; Walter (1888-1958)1888-1958   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/722Wood; Kingsley (1881-1943); Sir1881-1943   
GB/BCA/418Inskip; Thomas (1876-1947); 1st Viscount Caldecote1876-1947   
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