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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date02 Oct 1937
FormatArtwork
Size57.6 x 39.7cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptMUSSOLINI RETURNS HOME AFTER EUROPEAN TRIUMPH UNPARALLELLED ENTHUSIASM COLLOSSAL RECEPTION
"Peace assured" says Hitler
Wild cheers of populace
Gigantic Glamour
Watto!
Streets guarded with 4-deep troops
Magnificent decorations
Prodigious pageantry
Sensational Stupend
Ho, so you're back are you?
SOVIET SCIENCE Russian scientists promise an early success in their experimental attempts to split the atom.
"Better get busy and split that atom, tovarish, or we'll be arrested for inefficiency"
DELUGE OF BOOKS Book-Club Fan: - "And I'm 15 vols of economics, 24 of history, 19 of biography and 5 best-sellers in arreas - " (brain snaps)
ICE AMERICAN REINFORCEMENTS LAND "The war should end any time now" - Official. The guys have grown more bulky down the years. It is expected that large portions of Perrus, France, will fall before them without a shot fired, just from the vibration. Fix cigars! - CHARGE!
SIN & WICKEDNESS DEPARTMENT One can't sit about in a public place nowadays without meeting one of those mysterious "Mr. A's" or "Mr. X's" being given the works by some snake-in-the grass.
PETS CORNER AT THE ZOO Professor Julian Huxley will shortly add a new attraction - a specimen of Crusted Goat, which holds that Zoos have no business to be entertaining to children.
Meh-heh-heh...
Gad, sir, Lord Poppycock is right. We can't declare a boycott of Japanese goods, because then how could Japan pay innocent business men for the raw materials to make their bombs.? FITNESS BY COL. BLIMP
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Huxley; Julian
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Musso; (Low's dog)
SubjectsAnimals
Armaments
Armed forces
Behaviour
Book clubs
Defence
Design and invention
France
Games
Germany
Human beings
Industries
International relations
Italy
Japan
Leadership
Politics
Resemblance
Russia
Sciences
Smoking
Social attitudes
Sports
USA
Weapons
Zoological gardens
atomic theory
axis powers
biology
bombs
children
cigars
demagogues
dogs
economics
expansionism
fitness
foreign policy
goats
health
industrial production
nuclear capability
nuclear weapons
physical training
physics
publishing
reading
research scientists
rumours
scientists
worldwide trade
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/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/2170Huxley; Julian   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
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