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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLow's topical budget
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date27 Jan 1940
FormatArtwork
Size46.8 x 39.5cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
Embedded text or transcript"OUT-OF-BOUNDS" PROBLEM SOLVED
To save unpleasantness and to secure privacy for sensitive officers who don't like the men to see how they eat, hotels in troop areas are to pitch special tents in their dining-rooms
BLIMP RESERVE MEN STRICTLY SPURNED
NEW DECORATION FOR GORING
It is understood that when Goring makes his forthcoming visit to Russia, he is to be decorated with the Order of Lenin and 2 kisses by Dimitroff (ex of the Reichstag fire-fake trial). Low hereby congratulates both.
Secret weapon factory, with Gestapo spies
Gobbels explaining to Goring that no British planes have flown over Germany
Funk waiting for supplies from USSR with wheelbarrow
Fuhrer out for a stroll
Air-photo faking factory
Human being feeling lonely
SOMEWHERE IN GERMANY Conclusively proving that Hitler and Co. can keep no secrets from Low's special air reconaissance spy. UNPATRIOTIC SWINE! ("2 sheets of tissue paper over torches." - Current order) DECORUM AT BAY
Lord, foiled in attempt to have satire censored out of newsreels, forced to fall back on democratic expedient of picketing cinemas.
The newsreel at this theatre is disrespectful to Unity Mitford
Sensation caused by a well-known cannibal chief who is dissatisfied with the quality and quantity of his ration and demands a price cut of Right Hon. W.S. Morrison
Person DepictedGoering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Dimitrov; Georgi Mikhailovich (1882-1949)
Funk; Walther
Mitford; Unity
Morrison; William Shepherd (1893-1961)
Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,
Musso; (Low's dog)
Redesdale; David Bertram Ogilvy Freeman-Mitford, (1878-1958); Earl of,
SubjectsAnimals
Armed forces
Catering
Food
Germans
Germany
Historical periods and persons
International relations
Leadership
Nobility
Occupations
Ownership
Performance
Politics
Russia
Russian
Third Reich 1933-45
World War 1939-1945
blackouts
butchers
cannibalism
censorship
cinemas
dogs
industrial production
internal security forces
meat
medals
military officers
newspapers
newsreels
periodicals
press
propaganda
rationing
regulations
shortages
social classes
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/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/2158Dimitrov; Georgi Mikhailovich (1882-1949)1882-1949   
GB/BCA/3129Funk; Walther   
GB/BCA/3467Mitford; Unity   
GB/BCA/2206Morrison; William Shepherd (1893-1961)1893-1961   
GB/BCA/96Beaverbrook; Max Aitken (1879-1964); Baron,1879-1964   
GB/BCA/2400Musso; (Low's dog)   
GB/BCA/6081Redesdale; David Bertram Ogilvy Freeman-Mitford, (1878-1958); Earl of,1878-1958   
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