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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's Topical Budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date25 Jul 1936
FormatArtwork
Size53.5 x 39.2cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptSEALED LIPS DEPARTMENT. In response to the demand for special gas masks for M.P.'s ordinary ones are to be supplied turned inside out so as to keep the gas in instead of out.
VISITING FILM-STARS NUISANCE. The practice of certain stars of advertising that they disguise themselves when they walk abroad is making life very difficult for persons of unusual appearance everywhere. Please Miss Dietrich. But Miss Dietrich ... D--!.
OLYMPIC TORCH TOUR. Borne from Olympia through Greece by a Greek athlete the torch will be carried through Bulgaria by King Boris, through Jugoslavia by Peter the boy King, thence to Germany, where Hitler will probably forget himself and set fire to some inoffensive Jew.
SAY IT WITH FLOWERS. Londoners are to be instructed on their window-box displays for Coronation time. arrangement of the human blooms which will crop up on the Day will be left to individual sense of decency.
SNOOK LORE INVESTIGATION. The Royal Commission of Enquiry into the origins of Cocking-the-Snook has been adjourned. The custom had been traced back as far as the Neanderthal Man when one old gent took umbrage and bit the editor of the TIMES.
Gad, sir, Lord Beaverbrook is right. The Govt. must sign no new pacts with Europe until we see how we get on at the Olympic Games. STOP PRESS FROM COL. BLIMP.
Person DepictedBaldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl
Dietrich; Marlene (1901-1992)
Boris III (1894-1943); Czar of Bulgaria
Peter; II, King of Yugoslavia
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Subjects1936
Bulgaria
Chemicals
Defence
Emblems
Flags
Games
Germany
Greece
International relations
Kings and rulers
Language and languages
Olympics
Performance
Politics
Signs
Social events
Sports
Third Reich 1933-45
Times
UK
Union Jack
Weapons
Yugoslavia
antisemitism
cinemas
coronations
film stars
foreign policy
gas masks
international competitions
jews
newspapers
patriotism
periodicals
plants
politicians
press
treaties
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/4Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl1867-1947   
GB/BCA/1028Dietrich; Marlene (1901-1992)1901-1992   
GB/BCA/409Boris III (1894-1943); Czar of Bulgaria1894-1943   
GB/BCA/3556Peter; II, King of Yugoslavia   
GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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