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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date22 Aug 1936
FormatArtwork
Size55.6 x 37.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptGad, sir, Lucy Houston is right. These black troops are fine patriotic fellows - so long as they don't forget themselves and try to fight for their own country. SUNNY INTERVAL BY BLIMP.
BALDWIN's Welsh holiday. Sealed lips have their advantages. LLANFAIRPWLLGWYNGYLLGOGERYCHWYRNDROB etc. etc.
WHALE UNREST It seems that the oil is used in making munitions, so Germany and Japan have entered the whale market. as a result the whales have become politically conscious, and are now split up into two rival schools - Red and Black. All very disturbing for democratic kippers.
Sir W. Layton to lead boy scouts? Recent comments from Bouverie Street upon the Boy Scout situation presage bold stroke of policy by the 'Popular Front' boys.
FILM SUPPLEMENT LATEST DIRT FROM HOLLYWOOD. GLAMOUOROUS STAR ARRIVING - that one that uses more than her own weight in face cream per year. She is not in the picture. It seemed hardly necessary.
Beauty Cream THE DUKE OF SAP, genuine English nob, who is preparing to accept a magnificent offer to star, if anybody asks him.
It is reported that Mary Astor's diary has been so successful that several stars are learning to write
Lurve
GIMME THE CHILD. Epic heart-throb - now shooting. - \UStory\u: Rich song-writer meets 1cwt. of face cream, falls in love, has child. Face-cream demands child. Child torn apart, one section to be given million dollar contract by Mr. Squink, the other to be handed over to custody of grandma.
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl
Layton; Walter; Sir
Subjectscinemas
whale-oil
ice-cream
Food
film industry
fish
London
divorce
Third Reich 1933-45
adults
imports
Performance
Germany
sexual relationships
crowns
upper class
oil
soldiers
Armaments
social classes
children
Fuel
stars
blacks
Resemblance
cities
Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
grandparents
International relations
face creams
Cosmetics
Streets
Drinks
rearmament
herring
Bouverie Street
Legislation
towns
Education
kippers
economics
family
whales
Historical periods and persons
Animals
Organizations
Japan
Scout Association
Armed forces
Clothing and dress
Personal appearance
exports
Wales
holidays
Human beings
human settlements
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/4Baldwin; Stanley Baldwin (1867-1947); Earl1867-1947   
GB/BCA/854Layton; Walter; Sir   
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