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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date10 Apr 1937
FormatArtwork
Size57.7 x 40.7cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptSTRIP-TEASE MEAT CAMPAIGN "The meat trade should advertise" says the President of the Meat Federation, evidently having in mind the chance of capitalising the current strip-tease argument.
World propaganda broadcasting is to be pushed further when Britain joins in shortly. NO ESCAPE ANYWHERE. "What's eating the boys? A head-hunt or sump'n?" "No. Same old argument - Democracy or Dictatorship."
POLITICAL SENSATION Mr ATLEE TO BE FORCED TO TAKE HIS #2000 FIERCE STRUGGLE EXPECTED
ANSWERS TO CORRESPONDENTS Sir- How is one to use up one's expensive Coronation robe after the Coronation? Surely it is too valuable to send to the Caldonian Market or to give to the poor. Yours. etc. A Lord. BATH SUGGESTION A. SUGGESTION B.
FITNESS FOR FISH Minister of Fisheries announces that steps are to be taken for the protection of young fish. Future supplies, he promises, will not include the narrow-chested fish we have been getting lately.
London is so crowded with strange peoples that tours up the Strand are to be arranged for Londoners to see the sights.
Gad, sir, Lord Guzzle is right. Those Germans in N.W. Africa demanding political freedom need a fellow like Hitler to deal with them. COL. BLIMP-OVER!
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Subjects1937
Advertisements
Africa
BBC World Service
Commonwealth
Drinks
Food
Germany
Historical periods and persons
Kings and rulers
London
MPs
Nobility
Parliament
Performance
Philosophies
Social events
Strand
Streets
Third Reich 1933-45
Transport
Travel
advertising
blacks
broadcasting
butchers
cars
colonialism
commerce
coronations
democracy
dictatorship
expansionism
fish
meat
north west
propaganda
sightseeing
social classes
striptease
tourism
wages
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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