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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date16 Jan 1937
FormatArtwork
Size55.8 x 38.1cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcript"WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR GAS MASKS" POT PLANT MUZZLE ANTI-SNORE DEVICE SOAP DISH COAL SCUTTLE The Govt.'s new 2
- gas-masks are not to be distributed in advance, for fear of deterioration. Tut. tut! Just when Low had his book of instructions ready.
SEX PROBLEM Japanese science has discovered how to change hens into cocks and vice versa.
FLU SITUATION "DO CAUSE FOR ALARB" SAYS PROBIBEDT BEDICAL BAD [sic] Now that the doctors are all down with it themselves, there is no reason why the nation should not make a rapid recovery.
The suggestion that traffic control should not be so stiffly official but more friendly and man-to-man, is generally approved. Dash it, we may have to kill people, but there's no reason why it should not be done in a helpful and courteous manner. POLITENESS MOVEMENT ON THE ROAD CIGARS
CUTTING EXS. IN THE FILM BUSINESS AFTER RECENT REVELATIONS Come, come, Mr GLAMOUR, We've only hired that suit for the day and if you don't hurry we'll have to finish on close-ups. MR HARDUP
Gad sir, the Archbishop is right. We should break off relations with Russia for being so un-Christian - and with Turkey Japan, India - most of the British Empire as well, the dirty heathens! CRUSADE BY BLIMP
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Musso; (Low's dog)
Subjectscinemas
nurses
Behaviour
sex changes
coughs
film industry
Transport
Performance
illnesses
controls
traffic congestion
gas masks
Christianity
courtesy
common cold
stars
hens
Social attitudes
Russia
poultry
UK
Design and invention
International relations
cars
Religions and cults
dogs
Commonwealth
cocks
health
doctors
Traffic
civil defence
ARP
Animals
priests
Japan
Sciences
archbishops
Police
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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GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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