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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date08 Jan 1938
FormatArtwork
Size57.8 x 40cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptBOOM IN FOREIGN AFFAIRS
Following hard upon the appointment of Vansittart as Diplomatic Adviser to the Govt. comes that of Low as Undiplomatic Adviser to the same. The urgent necessity now is for more doorways in Whitehall.
EASTERN LOVE SONGS
..."And thou beside me singing in the Wilderness"...
Roosevelt on Democracy
Da English he is a no gooda
Ordah reigns everywheah NEW PRESIDENT OF EIRE LORD CASTLEROSSE APPOINTED
The matter was soon settled once de Valera grasped that what was wanted was a prosperous presence in a fur-collared coat to take the minds of the electors off his agricultural policy.
DARTS BECOMING FASHIONABLE IN "SOCIETY". The next thing, of course, is to invent some ridiculous costume to play it in, so as to make the poor incomfortable.
MUZZLER DARING ATTEMPT ON LIFE OF OUR DICTATOR
Gad, sir, Wells is right. We need up-to-date schools to teach the people not to read, so that they won't be misled by propaganda. BLIMP ON ICE
Person DepictedLow; David (1891-1963)
De Valera; Eamon (1882-1975)
Castlerosse; Lord
Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Vansittart; Robert Gilbert Vansittart, (1881-1957); Baron
SubjectsAgriculture
Animals
Arab
Cartoons
Contrasts
Deserts
Education
Foreign Office
International relations
Ireland
Middle East
Music
Politics
Punishment
Quotations
Religions and cults
Sports
UK
USA
Whitehall
assassinations
birds
broadcasting
camels
cartoonists
civil service
crimes
darts
diplomacy
foreign policy
government departments
government policy
ice hockey
murder
periodicals
press
propaganda
radio
schools
skating
social classes
torture
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/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/197de Valera; Eamon (1882-1975)1882-1975   
GB/BCA/140Castlerosse; Lord   
GB/BCA/58Mussolini; Benito (1883-1945)1883-1945   
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/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/4491Vansittart; Robert Gilbert Vansittart, (1881-1957); Baron1881-1957   
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