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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date07 Oct 1939
FormatArtwork
Size56.5 x 39.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcriptDIFFICULTIES OF A CARTOONIST IN WARTIME
Bless you, Mr Stalin, England is proud of you. CARTOON CENSOR: Gad, sir, we can't pass this. It's friendly. BLOW you Mr. Stalin, England is surprised at you. LOW: What about turning it sideways? C.C.: No. Now we're getting the worst of it. BLAST you, Mr. Stalin England is disgusted at you. LOW: Well, t'other way up? C.C.: Quaite, quaite. PASS!
"HEIL HIT --- AW NUTS!" Nazi Rest Home Today's New Rules 1. Heil Stalin 2. Lay off the Jews
LI'L HERMANN'S BUTTER
Guns before butter, vot? Ach, if I keep der butter behind der guns, dot's O.K. aindt it?"
PEACE TERM (official)
Vagueness of allied statesmen is held to account for the belief in some quarters that Mr. C.'s first war aim is the restoration of the Kaiser. There is much local activity at Doorn.
UNHAPPY HOMES NO.1 THE DAILY WORKER
Communist-Fascist Union
Notice
A volunteer legion will be enlisted to help the Nazis fight British and French Socialists for the preservation of Democracy
Signed: Harry Pollitt Oswald Mosley
Person DepictedStalin; Joseph (1879-1953)
Colonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
Streicher; Julius (1885-1946)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
William II; German Emperor (1859-1941)
Pollitt; Harry (1890-1960)
Mosley; Oswald (1896-1980)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Implied textguns before butter
SubjectsAnimals
Cartoons
Daily Worker
Germans
Germany
Historical periods and persons
International relations
Kings and rulers
Leadership
Philosophies
Politics
Proverbs and sayings
Russia
Third Reich 1933-45
UK
World War 1939-1945
cartoonists
cats
censorship
communism
fascism
government
jews
kaisers
periodicals
political parties
press
regulations
socialism
war
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/273Stalin; Joseph (1879-1953)1879-1953   
GB/BCA/173Colonel Blimp; (fictional)   
GB/BCA/1Low; David (1891-1963)1891-1963   
GB/BCA/345Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)1897-1945German politician. Minister of Propaganda from 1933-45. Known for his zealous speeches and anti-Semitism. Chief architect of the Kristallnacht attack on German Jews considered to be the first manifestation of the Nazi violence culminating in the Holocaust.  
GB/BCA/2247Streicher; Julius (1885-1946)1885-1946   
GB/BCA/323Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)1893-1946German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Commander of the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). In 1936 he took complete control of the Four Year Plan for German rearmament. He played a key role in the annexation of Austria (Anschluss) in 1938. He was known for his extravagant tastes and garish clothes. Goering was a violent morphine addict.  
GB/BCA/1230William II; German Emperor (1859-1941)1859-1941   
GB/BCA/602Pollitt; Harry (1890-1960)1890-1960   
GB/BCA/42Mosley; Oswald (1896-1980)1896-1980   
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.  
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