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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date20 Mar 1937
FormatArtwork
Size57.1 x 42.9cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcript"UGLY ZONES" Latest idea to preserve our beauty spots is to make vandals build their eyesores within special zones "A lesser space Embracing, so much more of grief contains, Provoking bitter moans," DANTE'S INFERNO
CHANCE FOR LORD NUFFIELD The reports of coarse swearing by Blackburn schoolboys have inspired a suggestion that some philanthropist might found a Chair of Bad Language at one of our seats of learning.
LIFE IN THE ARMY WITH MODERN IMPROVEMENTS "HAS YOUR MASTER ANY COMPLAINTS, MY MAN?"
EUROPEAN SITUATION "A blot on civilization" "Britain will not remain unmoved by brutality and bloodshed" Sir J. Simon's strong stand against cockfights.
VON RIBB. DAY BY DAY Nazi Germany has presented the Institute of Historical Research with a gift of books on German history (passed by "Aryan" censor.) The Institute, replying in kind, has presented Nazi Germany with richly bound copies of Puss-in-boots and Jack the giant-killer.
DUCE IN DANGER It now appears that the bull that rushed Mussolini in Libya was in reality a cow trying to give the Fascist salute. "Pah", sneered the Duce calmly, when told, "I am just as terrible with cows."
Gad, sir, Lord Coot is right. Just wait till half a million Askaris are landed in Spain and then Mussolini will show the Spaniards how Fascist Italians can fight. BLIMP
Person DepictedMorris; Lord; William Richard (1877-1963); 1st Viscount of Nuffield
Simon; John Allsebrook (1873-1954); 1st Viscount
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Implied textInferno
Puss in Boots
Jack and the Beanstalk
SubjectsThird Reich 1933-45
Europe
Geographical areas
Germany
Archives
Myths
swearing
Civil War
Literature
Fairies
Politics
Philosophies
propaganda
poultry
UK
Leadership
Italy
Exteriors
fascism
International relations
Catering
cocks
foreign policy
Spain
military officers
Education
legends
Historical periods and persons
Animals
Armed forces
Libya
rural areas
housing developments
fairy tales
Blackburn
visual media
Quotations
Students
cows
Libraries
housing
Language and languages
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/2105Morris; Lord; William Richard (1877-1963); 1st Viscount of Nuffield1877-1963   
GB/BCA/260Simon; John Allsebrook (1873-1954); 1st Viscount1873-1954   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/626Ribbentrop; Joachim von (1893-1946)1893-1946   
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
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