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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date04 Jun 1938
FormatArtwork
Size56.4 x 40cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptGET AIR-MINDED
Gone bombing back next week
SPEND YOUR WHITSUN AT A.R.P. (Better bring your knitting)
HON. MISS FATUITY AT IT AGAIN. Tours European Hot-Spots Waving Swastika and Wearing Hitler Moustache. "Go on, insult me!" she pipes. "Democracy don't know how to treat a lady."
NATIONAL THEATRE
Fears arise that under the present catchpenny scheme for endowing memorial seats, great theatrical celebrities like Sheridan, Macready and co. may find themselves uncommemorated and seatless for want of rich friends. A shelf near the roof must be reserved, from which worthy shades can throw spiritual peanuts at the trash in the stalls.
"STRENGTH THROUGH JOY" NEW FITNESS POLICY
As deduced from latest news pictures of Minister of Health Elliot. The Downing Street cat died of convulsions yesterday.
ASCOT PREPARATIONS TRY-OUTS NOW IN PROGRESS Many favourites pipped on the post ENTRANCE TO ROYAL ENCLOSURE
Human beings must crawl respectfully on their bread-baskets when passing Colonel Blimp holding in their right hands their certificates of marriage, good conduct medals, discharges from bankruptcy, tickets of leave, and bank pass-books
MUZZLER THE DICTATOR
HOLIDAY BATHE
Private
Gad, sir, Halifax is right. How can we ask Franco to pay compensation for killing our seamen? Aren't we on his side? HOORAY! BLIMP WINS
Person DepictedMitford; Unity
Elliot; Walter (1888-1958)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Muzzler
SubjectsBehaviour
Emblems
swastika
Flags
theatre
Performance
Civil War
Royal Ascot
upper class
knitting
social classes
Sports
Social events
Social attitudes
physical training
moustaches
UK
International relations
swimming
Games
races
Needlework
health
Spain
sailors
civil defence
ARP
traditionalism
Historical periods and persons
Royal Navy
Armed forces
subsidies
Baths
air-raid shelters
Personal appearance
axis powers
fitness
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/3467Mitford; Unity   
GB/BCA/226Elliot; Walter (1888-1958)1888-1958   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1661Muzzler   
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