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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date22 May 1937
FormatArtwork
Size57.4 x 43.3cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptAFTER THE BIG CRUSH - London sights slowly recovering. The Tower was rather bent. The Zoo elephants a bit sagged and Kensington Gardens practically sunk, but it is expected that everything will be in order again for the Wedding next month.
NAVY REVIEW A GREAT SUCCESS No one had time to see the fleet, of course, attention being focussed upon a friendly spying match between the Germans and the Russian representatives. The Russians won, 2 plans to nil, and a good time was had by all.
FIGHT AGAINST STAGE IMMODESTY GOES ON. Strip-tease managers desperately try to get their shows into reverse. - NEWS ITEM.
FAILURE OF SCIENCE Rome reports that Marconi's "death-ray" experiments have been dropped. The best he could do was to kill a rat at 3. feet. Science is to be abolished. "IS MY FACE RED!"
PASSING THEIR EXAMS School to teach young cinema stars love-making are being organised at Hollywood. Classes in Osculation and Distraction now on.
Gad, sir, Lord Nuts is right. The busmen ought to be ashamed to ask for shorter hours, when the uppah classes are slaving themselves to the bone at dinners and balls. COL BLIMP: 1 LAP AHEAD
Person DepictedMussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Subjects1937
Animals
Armed forces
Contrasts
Defence
Design and invention
Emblems
Espionage
Flags
Games
Germany
Hammer and Sickle
Italy
Kensington Gardens
Kings and rulers
London
London Zoo
Parks
Performance
Royal Navy
Royal Navy reviews
Russia
Sciences
Social events
Sports
Tower of London
Transport
Travel
Weapons
bicycles
cinemas
dance
death rays
elephants
kissing
nannies
popular music
research scientists
servants
sexual relationships
ships
sightseeing
social classes
stars
striptease
swastika
tourism
weddings
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/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
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