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Alt Ref NoDL1167
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date30 Jan 1937
FormatArtwork
Size55.8 x 34.7cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptPERSONAL CORNER NOT A WOLF DONT SHOOT
B.B.C. CUNNING RECENT ATTACKS DELIBERATELY PROVOKED As soon as enough 1
2 bricks have been collected, building will begin on an addition to Broadcasting House.
SHOCKING STATE OF OUR DISGUSTING DEFENCES QUESTION (MR. POOF to ask the 1st LORD ADMIRALTY) "Is the Rt. Hon. Gentleman aware that public fury grows at the completely undefended state of our Inland Seas around the Thames Valley and elsewhere? and will he kindly provide a special Navy to end a situation fraught with peril?" (LOUD CHEERS)
The cads! Forward, men! Gad, sir, shoot 'em all down! HEAT WAVE IN REGENT STREET TEMPERATURE RISES AT OPENING OF ANTI-COMMUNIST EXHIBITION Blimpian hosts argue as to whether they go in by front door or entrance for exhibits.
NEXT WAR NEWS IN ADVANCE (To be published in our cracked contemporary.) An important engagement occurred to-day when 10,000 hypnotists in parachutes dropped from Russian planes onto hostile front lines. It is feared the war is lost. Hitler and G
"oring have already confessed.
Gad, sir, Lord Boopadoop is right, It's just a Red conspiracy to bump off the Bolsheviks so that Hitler won't be able to destroy 'em. MIXED BAG BY COL BLIMP
Person DepictedReith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Musso; (Low's dog)
SubjectsBBC
London
Third Reich 1933-45
Transport
parachutes
anti-communism
Germany
Exhibitions
floods
Sports
hypnotism
Regent's Street
Russia
Philosophies
communism
International relations
Streets
Games
dogs
drinking water
Historical periods and persons
Royal Navy
Animals
air transport
Armed forces
broadcasting
Natural phenomena
Disasters
blood sports
extrasensory perception
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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Persons
CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/621Reith; John Charles Walsham (1889-1971); Lord1889-1971   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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